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La Feria Breaks Ground on Domes

La Feria Breaks Ground on Domes

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Multi-Million dollar project gets underway The City of La Feria held a Ground Breaking Ceremony for the La Feria Safe Rooms (Domes) on Friday, August 15. Two of the nine hurricane shelters to be built in the Valley will be in La Feria. The dome shelter to be built at…

La Feria ISD Expands its Student Transfer Policy

La Feria ISD Expands its  Student Transfer Policy

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Do you work within the La Feria ISD boundaries and want to transfer your child to La Feria ISD? Have you moved away from the district, but you want to keep your child in the La Feria Independent School District? This year you have that choice. La Feria Independent School…

‘Let it Snow!’ Selected as Theme for 2014 City of La Feria Lighted Christmas Parade

‘Let it Snow!’ Selected as Theme for 2014 City of La Feria Lighted Christmas Parade

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16th Annual Parade Slated for 5:30 p.m., Saturday, December 13 Valleyites might get to see freak snowstorm this winter because the La Feria Events Committee has selected the theme “Let it Snow!” for this year’s Christmas Parade. The selection is always made early to give float builders and participants time…

Texas’ Biggest Beach Cleanup Saturday, Sept. 27

Texas’ Biggest Beach Cleanup Saturday, Sept. 27

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Volunteer signup for Adopt-A-Beach Fall Cleanup open (AUSTIN, Texas) — As many as 10,000 Texans are expected to hit the beach Saturday, Sept. 27 for the biggest beach cleanup in the Lone Star State, the Texas General Land Office’s Adopt-A-Beach Fall Cleanup. The cleanup takes place at three beaches in the…

Fire Scorches Brush Along Arroyo in Harlingen

Fire Scorches Brush Along Arroyo in Harlingen

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Harlingen firefighters, with assistance from La Feria firefighters, put out a brush fire / grass fire that burned eight to 10 acres of land on the north side of the Arroyo Colorado Hike & Bike trail in Harlingen by 1:22 a.m. Wednesday morning (today). The emergency call for assistance reached…

Kenny’s Funland Comes to Town

Kenny’s Funland  Comes to Town

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Starring La Feria’s Own Celebrities Kenny’s Funland Carnival and cold weather arrived in La Feria at the same time, but nothing stops real carnival troopers–the show goes on. And go on it did! Carnival owners Kim and Johnny Maple said this year’s show is featuring 40 top attractions, including their…

Gonzalez Sworn-in as Mayor of La Feria

Gonzalez Sworn-in as Mayor of La Feria

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The City Commission held a special session on Monday, February 3, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the City Commission Meeting Room, 115 E. Commercial Avenue, La Feria, to canvass returns and officially announce the results of the Special Election for Mayor. Former Commissioner Victor Gonzalez, Jr. won the mayoral race…

City Officials Welcome Sunrise Terrace Affordable Housing Project

City Officials Welcome Sunrise Terrace Affordable Housing Project

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Groundbreaking for 70 Low Income Tax Credit Houses in La Feria Sunrise Terrace is a new subdivision located at 2400 N. Solis Road in La Feria, Texas. It is the second project from South Texas Collaborative for Housing Development, Inc. (STCHD), following the success of Sunflower Estates Apartments, also located…

Ice Cover

Ice Cover

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Overnight freeze leaves thousands without power More than 10,000 homes and businesses were without power following an overnight freeze Jan. 28 that paralyzed the Rio Grande Valley. A cold front brought in freezing temperatures to the region late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. Ice and rain wreaked havoc on…

All Star Family Dentistry Celebrates Their First Anniversary this Week

All Star Family Dentistry Celebrates Their First Anniversary this Week

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One Year Anniversary, February 4,2014. Top left to right: Elma Perez, Yolanda Hernandez, Gerardo Zazueta. Bottom left to right: Veronica Garcia Trevino, R.D.H. , Javier Trevino, D.D.S., Denys Guerra. Dr. Javier Trevino and his staff appreciate the privilege of being able to assist with your family’s dental needs. “We thank…