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EDC officials are hoping to utilize the USMCA to spur new growth in border trade such as operations at the McAllen Foreign Trade Zone. (Courtesy)

2020 Brings Changes To Business Recruiting

The handshake, lunch meetings and traveling where necessary to meet promising prospects are all part of what makes economic development successful. In 2020, some of those elements have been put to the side. It has been a challenge to deal with for economic development professionals. The same is so for the business world they connect with daily. The trips to a company’s headquarters have been replaced with Zoom calls. Longer…

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Salvation Army Rings In Holiday Cheer & Help

The iconic red kettles of the Salvation Army and their greeters ringing Christmas bells by store entrances will continue through the challenges of an…

Efforts To Fully Open Bridges Fall Short 

McAllen Mayor Jim Darling recently made a suggestion in advocating for fully reopening international bridges. The border, he said, could have a temporary move…
McAllen

Vietnamese`Fusion’ Gains Following & Awards

Khanh “Connie” Nguyen’s first impressions of the Rio…
Edinburg

Villas Offer New Housing Concept With Technology

Twenty-seven-year-old Nick Rhodes, the president of Esperanza Homes,…
McAllen

National Magazine Touts McAllen’s Quality Of Life

Jim Darling first came to McAllen and the Rio Grande Valley in 1977.…
McAllen