EDINBURG, Texas - The recently concluded Junior Clinical Research Internship Program is receiving such rave reviews that the Rio Grande Guardian International News Service wanted to learn more. So, healthcare reporter Julia Rodriguez interviewed Dr. Sohail Rao, president and CEO...
MCALLEN, Texas - The re-shoring move by manufacturers from China to North America can benefit the South Texas-Tamaulipas border region, but additional infrastructure investment is going to be needed. This is the view of Jorge Torres, president and founder of...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - Helen Ramirez, deputy city manager for the City of Brownsville and executive director of the Greater Brownsville Incentives Corporation, recently participated in a Zoom conversation with Rio Grande Guardian International News Service editor Steve Taylor. Among the...
MCALLEN, Texas - The Laredo Film Society is a non-profit organization founded in February 2018 with the mission to empower the local community and educate the public through the exhibition of film and media arts. The group is also working to restore...
WESLACO, Texas - When he gives his monthly sales tax revenue reports, COSTEP’s Matt Ruszczak says he fears he is going to sound like a broken record. That’s because the numbers he reports invariably show growth in the Rio Grande...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - In our latest episode of Meet the Candidate, we catch up with Sara Stapleton Barrera, a candidate for the open Texas Senate District 27 seat.  The seat is open because longtime legislator, Sen. Eddie Lucio, Jr., is...
MCALLEN, Texas - The Texas Comptroller’s end of year report on taxable sales showed the Rio Grande Valley outperforming the average for the state of Texas as a whole. Sales tax revenues for the Valley as a whole were up...
EDINBURG, Texas - A new program called the Workforce Development Innovation Challenge is being launched by UT-Rio Grande Valley’s Office of Professional Education & Workforce Development at 10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 24.  The challenge kicks off at the UTRGV...
WESLACO, Texas - Steve Valdez, executive director of the Economic Development Corporation of Weslaco, says the “stars were aligned” when his organization started to build a new industrial park at the same time Progreso International Bridge was expanding. In a...
BROWNSVILLE, Texas - The Rio South Texas Economic Council is a nonprofit membership organization that brings together the economic development interests of the cities, counties, chambers and educational institutions, workforce boards, ports, businesses and other stakeholders working towards regionally...

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