Category Archives: News

New Steakhouse Coming to Harlingen, TX

imageDarden Restaurants, Inc., on the FORTUNE 100 “Best Companies to Work For” list, has announced that it has selected Harlingen, Texas as the location for a new LongHorn Steakhouse.  The proposed location at Cameron Crossing will employ 30 people and be able to seat approximately 204 guests.  LongHorn Steakhouse is…

Find Out More

HARLINGEN EDC TO SPONSOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING

HARLINGEN EDC TO SPONSOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING              The Harlingen Economic Development Corporation announced today it will sponsor a new training program for entrepreneurs.  FastTrac® is a practical, hands-on business development program designed to help entrepreneurs hone the skills needed to create, manage and grow successful businesses. “Small business is the backbone of…

Find Out More

COST OF LIVING STILL LOWEST IN HARLINGEN, TX

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (January 23, 2011) - Harlingen, Texas had the lowest cost of living in the United States in 2011, according to 2011 ACCRA Cost of Living Index prepared by the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER). Harlingen also had the lowest cost of living in the 2010 ACCRA…

Find Out More

University Center Receives Third Industry Award

Click here to view entire article.Harlingen, Texas (December 22, 2011) -- University Center located on the Texas State Technical College (TSTC) Harlingen campus received a regional Award of Merit in the Green Project category for 2011 from the Engineering News-Record (ENR) magazine. More News

NEW BASS PRO DRIVE AND RAIL CROSSING OPENED IN HARLINGEN, TX

Harlingen, Texas (November 16, 2011) -- Harlingen Mayor Chris Boswell today led a ceremony to open the new Bass Pro Drive and railroad crossing in the Cameron Crossing retail development. The new street and rail crossing will serve the Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World which also opens today. During his…

Find Out More

ITD Precision Announces $1.6 Million Expansion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ITD Precision Announces $1.6 Million Expansion   Harlingen, Texas, (November 9, 2011) – ITD Precision announced a 28,500 square foot expansion of their Harlingen, TX facility with a new investment of $1.6 million. The expansion will result in the creation of five new jobs. One third of the…

Find Out More

SPAWGLASS EARNS AWARD FOR UNIVERSITY CENTER

Click here to view entire article   SpawGlass Contractors Inc. received the Excellence in Construction Award from the Associated Buildings and Contractors Inc.-South Texas Chapter for completion of the University Center at Texas State Technical College Harlingen.   (click on the link above to view the entire article)

UNIVERSITY CENTER OPENS IN HARLINGEN

            UNIVERSITY CENTER OPENS IN HARLINGEN   Harlingen, TX, (September 14, 2011) -- Representatives from eight partner universities joined local, state and federal dignitaries for the official opening of the University Center on August 31st. The $7.2 million, 38,000 square foot Center is located on the campus of Texas State Technical…

Find Out More