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Fox Valley Molding Expansion in Harlingen

HARLINGEN, TX - May 22, 2017 -  Harlingen plastic injection molding company, Fox Valley Molding, in partnership with the Harlingen Economic Development Corporation, was pleased to announce their expansion back in June 23, 2016. Fox Valley Molding, Inc., founded in Plano, Illinois, is a custom processor of thermoset molding compounds…

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El Clavo Lumber Opens New Site in Harlingen

Family-owned building supplier El Clavo Lumber was pleased to announce their new location site in Harlingen on April 6, 2016, made possible by a partnership with Harlingen Economic Development Corporation. El Clavo Lumber was founded in Brownsville in 1975 by William R. Buchhols. More recently, his daughter Tanya Rodriguez and…

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New produce inspection facility dedicated in Los Indios

Harlingen EDC is excited to announce the groundbreaking on a new cold storage facility in Los Indios. The new facility will be used by federal inspectors to ensure produce from Mexico is free of agricultural pests. Find out more at The Valley Morning Star.

Harbor Freight Hiring for their new Harlingen Location

Employers in Harlingen keep hiring. Harbor Freight, the national discount tool and equipment retailer, is currently hiring for their new Harlingen location at 215 N. Ed Carey Drive next to the Charlie Clark used car lot. Harbor Freight Tools is a privately held discount tool and equipment retailer headquartered in…

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Harlingen’s Retail Sales Continue to Grow!

Harlingen continues to show growth in their monthly state sales tax reimbursements, showing a rise of 2.3 percent for December and 4.26 percent for the year, the Texas State Comptroller reported. Harlingen fared better than Brownsville and McAllen. Brownsville’s sales tax reimbursements were down 8.28 percent, putting it down 5.70…

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Harlingen Sales Tax Revenue Jump in June

Harlingen, TX July 13, 2016 - According to the Texas Comptroller's Office figures released last week, the City of Harlingen collected over $1,729,021 in sales tax dollars last month.  This marks a jump of over $24,000 or 1.4% over the same period in 2015.  June also marked the 6th time in the…

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