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Harlingen Area Chamber of Commerce Celebrates 100 Years

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (Sept. 20, 2019) – The Harlingen Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated 100 years at an event held Thursday, Sept. 19 at the TSTC Cultural Arts Center. Chamber President & CEO Chris Gonzales opened the centennial event by taking a moment to remember David Allex, who recently passed away…

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Kauffman FastTrac Business Series offered by UTRGV; HEDC sponsors series

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (Aug. 27, 2019) – Kauffman FastTrac is a program offered to aspiring entrepreneurs or current business owners. The program offers participants a crash course in business skills and insight tools, resources, and connects business owners with networks that are important to a growing and successful business. This fall,…

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HEDC attends retail trade show in Austin

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (Aug. 26, 2019) – Retail Live! is an exhibit and reception that brings retailers under one location to brokers, landlords, developers, economic developers and other related industry professionals. There, professionals present their projects, services, and their city to retailers who are expanding or relocating in regions that include…

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Top Three: Harlingen Economy This Week

Top Three: Harlingen News HARLINGEN, TEXAS (Aug. 27, 2019) – Harlingen is at the heart of education, healthcare, quality of life, and so much more. Just take a look at the top stories this week and where people are learning about Harlingen, Texas. VIA Continues to Rise Among U.S. Cargo…

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Texas rated “A” for small business friendliness

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (Aug. 13, 2019) - Texas has been rated "A" once again for being small-business friendliness. The 2019 Small Business Friendliness Survey results were announced and ranked the best and worst states. Find out which other states made top grades here. If you are interested in opening up your…

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Harlingen Spotlight recognizes Harlingen’s business community

HARLINGEN, TEXAS (July 22, 2019) – Harlingen has many longstanding businesses, some that have been in Harlingen more than 100 years, and newer businesses that joined our community just months ago. To all of you, we say thank you for calling Harlingen home. Harlingen Spotlight is our way of recognizing…

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