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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

WHRGV’s 6th Annual Connection Fair – Mission Accomplished!!

            Our mission?  To connect managers, activity directors, board members, and key volunteers from resorts and parks across the Rio Grande Valley with the tools, resources, services, and contacts they need to make all of YOU have a great winter season!             We accepted our mission and held the Welcome Home RGV 6th Annual Connection... read more

What’s next?

It’s been a while since I’ve blogged.  It’s been a busy time, and I kept thinking I will get to it when things slow down a bit.  Since it doesn’t look like that is going to happen any time soon….here we go! Believe it or not, this is Welcome Home RGV's ninth season!  It's because... read more

Tell everybody about it!

One of the many things I love about the Valley is the diversity of our area.  Each one of our cities has its own feel and flavor.  The same rings true with our RV resorts and retirement communities.  It is evident that the wants and needs of the residents are reflected in the place each... read more

History repeating itself

I had the opportunity to be the guest speaker for the Tropic Star (Pharr) Canadian get-together.  There are a lot of Canadians at Tropic Star, the dinner was held at the Junction Café in Pharr, and we were literally bursting out of their private room.  I had such a lovely evening.  The group invited me... read more