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Tuesday, Mar 24, 2015 Nancy Millar
The goal of Latina Hope is to enable women, to make money for support of their family unit.  Participants, build self-esteem, confidence and independence.  Thru our program they strengthen their abilities and develop new skills, simultaneously building a reliable network of support.  Latina Hope offers free financial literacy programs and mini-craft workshops; ultimately our wish is to lead participants into a path to market for their products. “We are excited to see that...Read More
Thursday, Mar 19, 2015 Nancy Millar
Call for APPLICATIONS/NOMINATIONS for the McAllen, Texas CITY POET LAUREATE DEADLINE: The McAllen Chamber of Commerce’s Arts Council announces the application process for selection of the McAllen Poet Laureate for 2015-2017. Submissions are welcome from individual poets who are seeking the position. Application packages may also be submitted by a person who is nominating a poet for the position of Poet Laureate. In either case, the complete application package described...Read More
Tuesday, Mar 17, 2015 Nancy Millar
IMAS se complace en invitar al público y a los medios de comunicación a asistir a un día lleno de actividades para celebrar el Día Mundial del Agua: Fecha:          Marzo 21 de 2015 Hora:           12 p.m. a 5 p.m. Lugar:          IMAS International Museum of Art & Science     ...Read More
Thursday, Mar 12, 2015 Nancy Millar
The NDE DAA Spring Pow Wow will be held at the Lark Community Center and Library, 2601 Lark Avenue, McAllen, on Saturday, March 14, 2015.  Doors open at 10:00AM. Schedule: Gourd Dancing: 11:30AM-12:30PM; GRAND ENTRY: 1:00PM; Inter-tribal Dance: 1:00PM-3:45PM; Gourd Dancing: 5:00PM-6:00pm; GRAND ENTRY: 6:30PM; Inter-tribal Dance: 6:30PM - 10:00PM. Drum South Wind:  Carlos Gonzalez-Ruben Soto Head Man Dancer: Danny Rodriguez; Head Lady Dancer: Amy Taulman; Head Gourd...Read More
Thursday, Mar 12, 2015 Nancy Millar
  McAllen, TX- In keeping with the United Nations’ Global Initiative to raise awareness about the preservation and sustainable management of freshwater resources, the International Museum of Art and Science (IMAS) is pleased to invite the public and media to attend a full day of activities celebrating World Water Day 2015 on Saturday, March 21, 2015 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. The museum-wide celebration will consist of a number of fun activities for the...Read More
Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015 Nancy Millar
El dúo musical compuesto por los hermanos Lucía y Joaquin Galán que han recibido 95 discos entre oro, platino y diamante y han vendido más de 25 millones de discos en todo el mundo, se presentará: Fecha:          Viernes 20 de Marzo del 2015   Hora:             8:30 PM Lugar:            McAllen Civic...Read More
Wednesday, Mar 11, 2015 Nancy Millar
  The McAllen Nature Center is offering the following free programs throughout the month of March. Tai Chi for ages 8 and up is offered every Saturday morning from 9am to 10am. Tai Chi has positive effects on balance control, fitness and flexibility. Seniors and people with disabilities can also work within their limits. Wear comfortable clothes, flexible shoes, and bring a mat and water. Yoga classes for ages 15 and up will be held from 10:30 to 11:30 on Saturdays and...Read More
Monday, Mar 9, 2015 Nancy Millar
El nuevo hotel de cuatro pisos “La Quinta Inn and Suites”  tendrá 114 habitaciones y 1,750 pies cuadrados de espacio para reuniones y estará ubicado en el lado oeste del Centro de Convenciones. La Quinta Inn, es el segundo hotel que inicia su construcción en esa área, después del Embassy Suites. Ambos estarán localizados a poca distancia del Centro de Convenciones y dentro del centro comercial Palms Crossing.
Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 Nancy Millar
Del 13 de marzo al 13 de abril de 2015, puedes traer contigo mercancía hasta con un valor de 500 dólares sin pagar impuestos, adicional a tu equipaje personal. La mayoría de los compradores mexicanos que gustan de hacer sus compras en McAllen, aprovechan esta temporada para comprar un mayor volumen de mercancías sin pagar impuestos, ya que esta cantidad de $ 500 dlls es acumulable en los miembros de la familia que viajan juntos en el mismo vehiculo asi es que en los que...Read More
Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 Nancy Millar
“Thulsa Doom, and the Riddle of Steel”  Hinovations Art Gallery is proud to present a one man art show by local artist, Carlos Ochoa.  His exhibit entitled, “Thulsa Doom, and the Riddle of Steel” will be opening on Friday, March 6 and take place from 6 pm – 9pm at Hinovations Art Gallery located at 1009 Laurel Ave, McAllen, right off of North 10 th St.  The event is free and the public is invited to attend.  One aspect of Ochoa’s work focuses on the art style of Kitsch...Read More
Tuesday, Mar 3, 2015 Nancy Millar
Alrededor de $10 millones de dlls. en renovaciones están en marcha para transformar el hotel Embassy Suites a un DoubleTree, con una apertura programada para mediados de mayo. Esto se dá en sincronía con un nuevo proyecto de 150 habitaciones y $ 20 millones de dlls,  para construir un nuevo Embassy Suites dentro de la propiedad donde está el McAllen Convention Center, el cual empezó a construirse el verano pasado. Debido a la ubicación y a la historia del antiguo hotel...Read More
Monday, Mar 2, 2015 Nancy Millar
Para todos los que viajen este fin de semana a McAllen, les informo que el domingo 8 de Marzo dará inicio el Horario de verano, lo que significa que estaremos una hora adelante de México. Es necesario saber que en México la hora cambiará hasta el primer domingo de Abril, principalmente para las personas que van de compras o que realizarán algun movimiento en los  bancos. Nos vemos en McAllen !