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Embassy Suites gets $10M facelift, transforms into DoubleTree hotel
McALLEN — Palm tree fronds shook and tree leaves rustled as a jackhammer chipped away at a stone retaining wall inside the enclosed courtyar
Feeding America Steps In When Subsidized School Lunches Take a Holiday
Feeding America is working to provide food for children who lose access to free or reduced-price school meals over the summer.
'Eat more fruits and veggies': Mayor's Fitness Council partners with the...
The food bank has partnered with the Mayor's Council, HEB and a nutrition committee to encourage people to eat more fruits and vegetables, d
The State of Hunger in America: Feeding America Issues Annual Report -- ...
CHICAGO, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The State of Hunger in America: Feeding America Issues Annual Report.
Local chef raises funds to pay for wife’s cancer treatments
Marcel Fortuin met the love of his life, Sylvia, more than 25 years ago when she took a fortuitous trip from her home in the Rio Grande Vall
6th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Ride/Walk/Run 2013
6th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Ride/Walk/Run 2013 at Texas Oncology-McAllen on Saturday Oct 26, 2013 at 8:00AM
Paychecks dry up for RGV Border Patrol agents – who still have to work
McALLEN — Tuesday marks payday for Border Patrol agents assigned to the Rio Grande Valley Sector.
Pharrmers Market Grand Opening Oct. 24 at Food Bank RGV
PHARR- Valley residents will now have a new place to buy nutritious, fresh produce and other healthy items at the Pharrmers Market, starting
COMMENTARY by Dr. Robert Nelsen: Let's be more compassionate of others
I took the SNAP Challenge last week, which taught me how important it is for us to all be compassionate.
Food Bank RGV: About $50,000 raised at annual Empty Bowls event
PHARR — Terri Drefke, who has been the CEO of the Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley for 24 years, struggled to hold back tears as she expla
‘Empty Bowls 2013’ luncheon and fundraiser will benefit Food Bank of the...
The Food Bank of the Rio Grande Valley will hold one of its most popular and profitable fundraisers, “Empty Bowls 2013,” from 11 a.m. to 1:3
'Cupcakes for a Cause' event will offer discount cupcakes, give proceeds...
Eating a treat has never been this sweet: Valley folks are invited to eat a “Cupcake for a Cause” at the eponymous event from 1 p.m. to 5 p.