MCALLEN, Texas - There are positive growth trends at McAllen International Airport, according to City of McAllen Aviation Director Elizabeth Suarez. “We continue to report positive growth trends for this year. Our first slide shows a three percent overall growth...
AUSTIN, Texas - Border community activists testified against Operation Lone Star at a hearing of the Senate Committee on Border Security at the state capitol in Austin. Operation Lone Star is Gov. Greg Abbott’s $4 billion border enforcement initiative that...
MISSION, Texas - The City of Mission, Texas Citrus Fiesta and Go Mission Fund hosted their 2nd Annual Mission Veterans Parade on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2022. The Rio Grande Guardian International News Service interviewed Lisa Rivera, executive director of Texas Citrus Fiesta...
MCALLEN, Texas - The executive director of Valley Baptist Legacy Foundation says the Rio Grande Valley should create a new group to plan the deployment of fiber optic broadband infrastructure.  Judy Quisenberry was a panelist at the recent 26th Annual...
MCALLEN, Texas - Luis Bazán, director of the Pharr International Bridge, says there are 400 companies moving from China to Mexico in order to be closer to the North American market. Bazán said he learned this fact while on a...
ELSA, Texas - Michael Pacheco, an associate with Coldwell Banker Commercial-RGV,  is predicting a "wave of development" in Elsa, Texas. Pacheco spoke at a "Commercialization and Investment Tour" event co-hosted by the Rio Grande Valley Partnership and Elsa Economic Development...
ELSA, Texas - Daniel Rivera, the executive director of Elsa Economic Development Corporation, has given an update on his city’s eagerly-anticipated Pacific Trails park project. Approximately 28 acres of land is being utilized for the park, which will include a...
BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS - The Texas Department of Transportation recently unveiled signs for I-169, the spur linking the Port of Brownsville to I-69 Central.  Local elected officials and community leaders were present for the unveiling, along with members of the Alliance...
MCALLEN, Texas - U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders was in the Rio Grande Valley this past weekend to support Texas Congressional District 15 candidate Michelle Vallejo. Sanders, an Independent from Vermont, participated in a rally at the Cine El Rey in...
PHARR, Texas - Alejandro ‘Alex’ Meade is senior vice president of economic development and public finance at Texas Regional Bank. Meade gave the keynote speech at the annual retreat of RGV Focus. It was held at the Pharr Development and...

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