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“Beginner Birder Series: Raptors” featuring Raptor Expert Roy Rodriguez at Edinburg Scenic Wetlands & World Birding Center

Interested in birding but don't know where to start? Join us at the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center for our Beginner Birder Series Fridays this December, where a variety of bird groups will be explored, and tips for their identification will be discussed to elevate for their identification will be discussed to elevate... read more

McAllen Public Works celebrates Texas Recycle Days

Celebrate Texas Recycle Days on Saturday, November 18 with the City of McAllen Public Works Department from 8:00 a.m. to noon. Visit the McAllen Recycling Center for educational recycling tours, tasty food and fun games throughout the morning for the entire family. Attendees can also shop local eco-friendly vendors and take part in raffles and... read more

Dále Gas to the McAllen Holiday Parade

Rio Grande Valley residents are going to want to make sure they have their stadium seats for the McAllen Holiday Parade, so they can see their favorite Entravision/Univision Valle del Rio Grande stars up close. And thanks to Bert Ogden & Fiesta Dealerships, the exclusive automotive sponsor for the McAllen Holiday Parade, residents in the... read more

McAllen Public Library Director Featured in International Publication

The City of McAllen and McAllen Public Library are proud to celebrate McAllen Public Library Director, Kate P. Horan, for being featured in a prominent international publication, now available to the public. The book, World’s Leading National, Public, Monastery and Royal Library Directors, published by De Gruyter Publishers, showcases the world’s best librarians. Horan is... read more

La Plaza Mall’s Second Parking Deck to Open Tomorrow Morning

La Plaza is pleased to announce the opening of its second parking deck to Rio Grande Valley shoppers. The state-of-the-art, three-level parking deck is connected to Dillard’s and adjacent to JC Penney, adding 1,260 spaces to the mall just in time for the holiday season. On Friday, November 10 at 9:30 a.m., La Plaza mall... read more

25th Annual Winter Texan Expo presented by South Texas Health System

What could be better than free health screenings combined with vendor giveaways and great door prizes?  NOTHING, of course!  That's why you'll find all of this, and more, at the Winter Texan Expo & Health Fair!!! This year is the 25th anniversary of the event!  It will be held January 16 and 17, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the McAllen Convention... read more