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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

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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…

Team from Megamorphosis Receive Award for Design of La Feria Recreation Center

Team from Megamorphosis Receive Award for Design of La Feria Recreation Center

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For many years, La Feria had a dream. A dream to create a Recreation Center to serve the community with not only healthy sports opportunities, but a place to gather with computer technology and learning areas available. With determination by city leaders to locate grants and funding for the project…

Victor Gonzalez, Jr. Elected La Feria Mayor

Victor Gonzalez, Jr. Elected La Feria Mayor

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The residents of La Feria have elected a new Mayor to fill the unexpired term of Mayor Steve Brewer Eight hundred and thirty one of the 3,545 registered voters in the City of La Feria went to the polls to elect a new mayor. Victor Gonzalez, Jr. was chosen for…

La Feria PD “Operation Smile” Covered the Community with Toys

La Feria PD “Operation Smile”  Covered the Community with Toys

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La Feria Police Chief Donato Garcia was thrilled at the huge participation by the community in their “Operation Smile” project. Operation Smile is an annual event that collects unwrapped new toys for children during the holidays and then distributes them around the community on Christmas Eve. The local police officers…

La Feria Chamber Elects New Officers for 2014

La Feria Chamber Elects  New Officers for 2014

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The La Feria Chamber of Commerce met Monday, January 13 at the La Feria Recreation Center. The chamber elected new officers for the 2014 business year. Robbie Zapata was elected president and Reva Ayala accepted the nomination as vice-president. John Ftacek will continue as treasurer and Carmen Cadena will be…

Days of Dreary, Misty Weather Have Slowed Mayoral Campaign

Days of Dreary, Misty Weather Have Slowed Mayoral Campaign

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Voters to Elect Current Mayor Pro-Tem or Commissioner for Mayor of La Feria The campaign for a new mayor for La Feria has started slowly with the holidays and nasty weather, but it is sure to heat up before the Special Election date set for Saturday, January 25, 2014. Early…