HIDALGO, RGV - Political and economic development leaders say a new era of growth and prosperity is underway in the city of Hidalgo following the awarding of a $1.2 million federal grant. The funding, announced Wednesday by Jorge Ayala, regional...
MCALLEN, RGV - McAllen Mayor Jim Darling says he supports efforts to have a large delegation of border mayors, from the U.S. and Mexico, visit Washington, D.C., to tell the border region’s story. The visit is needed, Darling said, because...
EDINBURG, RGV - Edinburg Mayor Richard Molina says his city will honor its commitment to help pay for the UT-Rio Grande Valley School of Medicine but the payments will be stretched out. Along with Hidalgo County, and the cities of...
EDINBURG, RGV - Hidalgo Commissioners Court honored U.S. Sen. John McCain on Tuesday. The Arizona Republican passed away Saturday aged 81 after fighting gallantly against a deadly form of brain cancer known as glioblastoma. McCain was a Vietnam War hero who...
With construction on the new Hidalgo County Courthouse scheduled to begin on September 4, comes a lot of changes to the current Courthouse Square. The first change is that drivers will no longer be able to drive through the courthouse...
BROWNSVILLE, RGV - While the City of Brownsville's "Type A" economic development arm, the Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation, has been grabbing all the headlines recently, with the appointment of Mario Lozoya as executive director, its "Type B" economic development...
EDINBURG, RGV - Edinburg leaders say the new $88 million Bert Ogden Arena will be ready by the end of July. Tomas Reyna, director of public works for the City of Edinburg, gave a brief update on the project during...
HARLINGEN, RGV - In 2016, MRE Capital applied to the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) for part of the $23 million available in Multifamily Direct Loan funding for the development of affordable multifamily rental housing for...
EDINBURG, RGV - The contractors that will build the new Hidalgo County Courthouse are slated to be on site in Edinburg the day after Labor Day, with a 30-month schedule to complete the project. That is the word from Brian...
ALTON, RGV - Steve Peña, CEO of the City of Alton Development Corporation, says the city experienced a 250 percent growth in population over the last 15 years. This makes Alton the fastest growing city in the Rio Grande...

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