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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

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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…