Thursday, May 28, 2020

RGV Spotlight: Katie Blackwell

A big voice wrapped in a small package is what 12-year old Katie Blackwell brings to any stage she steps foot on. For this budding singer from McAllen, Texas, singing came as naturally...

Local Boy Uses Jiu-Jitsu to Raise Himself and Others

Five years ago, Dillan Tatum was a target. The now 15-year-old boy from Harlingen was once the center of merciless bullying at the hands of his classmates. He remembers all of it; the names...

SpaceX Boca-Chica Beach facilities declared No Drone Zone!

Based on TSC 423.0045 Offense:  Operation of Unmanned Aircraft over Correctional Facility, Detention Facility, or Critical Infrastructure Facility. Photo courtesy of Spadre @SpacePadreIsle

RGV Native Hits the Media Big Leagues

Working in an industry that never sleeps is no easy feat. It takes the spirit of a true millennial to keep up with the ever-changing whims of the media world and the passion and...

Up, Up, and Away: 10 Comic Book Facts for National Comic Book Day

Who hasn’t fantasized about having special abilities? I mean honestly...have you never thought about what super power you would like to gain if you were involved in some sort of freak accident involving vats...

Vroom! Vroom! 8 Killer Tips Millennials Should Know When Buying a Car

  Millennials are currently the fast growing population of vehicle buyers, and by 2020, are set to account for about 40% of new vehicle sales in the United States. In 2011, that rate was at...

Veronica Jaeger: Creator of the Architecture of the Moon Portrait Series

Veronica Jaeger is an accomplished artist with a vibrant mindset on what shapes our reality. Prominent shapes of all sorts and sizes can be seen in conjunction with her portraits – a surreal style...

RGV Chef Serving Up Something Good

The kitchen can be one of the most beautiful and romanticized places for many people, and why wouldn’t it be? Its scents, liveliness and the delectable food it produces are truly a thing of...

At Ruben’s Grocery, You Can Taste the World

In the heart of McAllen, a successful business has opened shop with the goal of providing a unique service or product the likes of which the RGV has never seen. Perhaps none has gone...

SpaceX Starhopper (Starship prototype)

Photo by Austin Barnard, a student at Texas Southmost College (TSC-Brownsville RGV) were he is acquiring the basic knowledge necessary in his pursuit of an 'Astronautical-Engineering and Astronomy' focused career, Austin who loves all things 'space' is...