McAllen

McAllen ranks #2 in nation for future job growth

The City of McAllen is projected to be one of the top cities in the country for future job growth in 2014.

Local liquor stores anticipate boost in shoppers due to Mexican sales tax spike

Liquor runs south of the border could now be a thing of the past due to higher taxes in Mexico.

McAllen/Mission/Edinburgh ranks No. 1 for most obese metro area

It's only January, but so far 2014 doesn't appear to be a very healthful year for those who live in the McAllen/Mission/Edinburgh metropolitan area.

McAllen police seeking suspect vehicles in robbery investigation

McAllen Police Officers seek to identify suspect vehicles and / or identify the vehicle owners in connection with a robbery investigation at a residence at the 2800 Block of W Shasta.

Police need assistance identifying person of interest in auto theft

McAllen Police Officers seek to identify the person of interest depicted in the above images in an ongoing investigation of auto theft.

Police search for suspects in Stripes store robbery

Police are searching for two suspects believed to be involved in the armed robbery of a McAllen Stripes store.

What to do with your live Christmas trees after the holidays

If you're putting away Christmas decorations and need to get rid of the live tree you used this season, don't throw it in a dumpster.

McAllen's New Year Eve bash goes indoors

The City of McAllen will move its New Year’s Eve Bash inside the McAllen Convention Center because of weather conditions.

McAllen police attempt to identify suspect in pawn shop theft

McAllen police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect accused of stealing jewelry at a local pawn shop.

Real estate agent headed to prison for money laundering

Freddy Centeno, 52 of Brownsville, has been ordered to prison for money laundering for a convicted drug trafficker, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Stash house operator sentenced to 10 years in prison for storing cocaine

Martin Saucedo-Mata, 48, of Pharr, has been ordered to prison for 121 months for storing cocaine at his residence, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Mexican nationals target U.S. shopping malls for lower sales tax

There's just one week left of shopping before Christmas, but if you still need to finish your holiday shopping, you might encounter more than just local shoppers.

Middle school students hear about a Holocaust survivor's experience

2013 marks 80 years since the Holocaust began in 1933.  It's estimated that less than 10 percent of the Jewish population living in Poland at the time survived.

Man robs Dairy Queen in McAllen

A man is behind bars after police say he robbed a dairy queen in McAllen. Ruben Guitierrez is facing an aggravated robbery charge. An investigation is ongoing to look into his alleged role in the robbery.

RGV Ballet celebrates 41 years of "The Nutcracker"

This weekend marks 41 years that the RGV Ballet is performing the classing showing of "The Nutcracker" here in the Valley, and one woman has spent nearly all of that time working to continue that streak.