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Valley Made, Local Strong: Boot Company Bar and Grill

Posted 10:31 AM 5/30/2020 by Cecilia Gutierrez

RAYMONDVILLE — Don’t judge a book by its cover. The same goes for restaurants.

In an old building in Raymondville that once used to be Rios Boots Company is now the Boot Company Bar and Grill. It comes with a lot of history and so do the treasures on the walls inside.


Valley Made, Local Strong: Southern Roots Flower Market

Posted 5:37 PM 5/27/2020 by Cecilia Gutierrez

MCALLEN — What started out as a business designing wedding florals and wedding planning, quickly turned to a full-fledged market.

Modeled after Pike Place Market in Seattle, Southern Roots Flower Market allows customers to make their own bouquet from scratch.

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Valley Made, Local Strong: Yummy’s Ice Cream and Mini Donuts

Posted 5:29 PM 5/25/2020 by Cecilia Gutierrez

MCALLEN — It’s a pastry most have eaten in their lives – doughnuts.

The now Rio Grande Valley, Peter Jurkins, owner of Yummy’s Ice Cream and Mini Donuts, says he learned from his mama.

His shop in McAllen was a dream turned reality. However, the shop opened (More)

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