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    Wednesday, August 01, 2018
    WESLACO, TX – The Weslaco Area Chamber of Commerce was the recipient of several marketing awards from the Texas Festivals and Events Association (TFEA) for their promotion of Texas Onion Fest, held at the end of March at Mayor Pablo G. Peña City Park.  Texas Onion Fest celebrates the development of the Texas sweet onion, which was pioneered in Weslaco.  Doug Croft, CEO/President of the Chamber ...read more
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    Texas Onion Fest volunteer Alex Montenegro was awarded the 2018 Volunteer of the Year Award at the Texas Festivals and Events Association (TFEA) annual conference held at the McAllen Convention Center in July. Alex was recognized for her dedication to volunteering as the Finance Sub-Committee Chair for Texas Onion Fest, which is held every March at Mayor Pablo G. Pena City Park in Weslaco.   As ...read more
    Tuesday, July 10, 2018
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. – The U.S Small Business Administration today announced the opening of an SBA Business Recovery Center in Weslaco to provide a wide range of services to businesses impacted by the severe storms and flooding that occurred beginning June 19. The center will open as indicated below.   “Due to the severe property damage and economic losses these storms inflicted on Texas ...read more