Food & Entertainment

Lonches and other food items are fresh from Nana's kitchen in Weslaco.

Nana’s Uses Faith To Build Success

Looking at Nana’s Taqueria today with its multicolored courtyard, well-stocked gift shop and cozy restaurant filled with patrons, you would never guess how it all got started. Eight tables in a small room, a husband-and-wife team, one employee and an immigrant family were struggling to find their footing in a new country. It’s a story that has taken 12 years to build – and it’s still going strong. Roxanna Trevino…

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Electrician Blazes New Path With Restaurant

On Aug. 16, Marcos Silva, a college counselor for IDEA Public Schools, posted a note about his brother on Facebook.  “My brother is an…

New SPI Business Keeps Books On Island Shelves

Walk into Karma Coffee & Books in South Padre Island and it’s immediately a place where you want to sit and stay a while.…
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Local Restaurant Combines History & BBQ

Eduardo Casas knew he was doing more than repurposing an old building…

Chocolatier Brings New Flavor To Brownsville

Jesus Bojorquez had a decision to make in moving toward a degree in…

Barista Makes Coffee Mobile

It’s a sun-splashed Saturday at Southern Roots Flower Market and…