January 2015 - Edinburg EDC

Month: January 2015

Edinburg Celebrates Annual Jardin Del Arte Event This Friday

The Edinburg community is invited to enjoy a night of fun at the city’s annual Jardin del Arte, an art event promoting culture in and around the Rio Grande Valley. Sponsored by the Edinburg Economic Development Corporation and Edinburg Arts, the annual event, which will feature food, art, live music and more, will take place […]

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Bob’s Steak & Chop House is the latest addition to Edinburg’s prestige as a destination city

Bob’s Steak & Chop House in Edinburg, the 15th member of the Dallas-based firm that has created a nationwide presence and fame as a premier fine-dining attraction, represents the latest addition to its new hometown’s prestige as a destination city. Throughout its history, Edinburg has been well-known for having outstanding restaurants for all tastes and […]

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Edinburg EDC and Grindstone Coworking of Edinburg have kicked off the second round of the Hive Effect

By DAVID A. DÍAZ   Providing the resources needed by residents to successfully start and run a small business is one of the many services provided at no charge by the Edinburg Economic Development Corporation.   To that effect – both figuratively and literally – the Edinburg EDC and Grindstone Coworking of Edinburg have kicked […]

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Edinburg EDC Director Gus García announces EDC earns best rating from independent internal audit, which also finds “finances remain healthy and strong; 2017 to be a year of continued growth”

By DAVID A. DÍAZ Legislativemedia@aol.com The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation, which uses the one-half cent economic development sales tax for creating jobs and improving the quality of life in the city, has received the best national rating for how it handles and protects public money, according to a state-required independent annual audit. The audit covers […]

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Edinburg EDC welcomes Cinergy Entertainment Group, Inc.

“The Edinburg EDC is pleased to announce this great new venue for the RGV. The sheer size of this new 90,000 square foot venue coupled with the mix of entertainment options along this corridor continues to solidify it as a regional destination site. Edinburg, which is located along this corridor, is now a place where […]

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Edinburg Dance Theater presents The Nutcracker

Edinburg Dance Theater presents The Nutcracker, a Christmas classic ballet production, to be held at Alberto Garza Performing Arts Center at Johnny G. Economedes High School, located at 1414 N. Alamo Rd in Edinburg. This is a public event and the entire community is invited to enjoy the recital of 70 performers ranging from ages […]

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Over 530 job seekers attend Edinburg Job & Resource Fair!

The Edinburg Economic Development Corporation, The Dustin Michael Sekula Memorial Library, Workforce Solutions and the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley Career Center joined forces on October 27, 2016 to sponsor several free work readiness workshops and Job Fair.   The workshops were geared toward helping develop the talents and capabilities of people looking for a […]

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$29.1 million Legends Edinburg Off-Campus Student Luxury Apartments Complex Begins Construction

$29.1 million Legends Edinburg Off-Campus Student Luxury Apartments Complex Begins Construction Construction has begun on a $29.1 million luxury, off-campus student residential community designed to serve The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in Edinburg, and which will bring 588 beds to the market, the Edinburg Economic Development Corporation has announced.  The development is located at […]

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RGV’s first IMAX theater coming to Edinburg

Carmike Cinemas’ corporate headquarters announced they have begun large-scale renovations at its Carmike Cinemas 20 entertainment complex in Edinburg, featuring the construction of the first IMAX theater in the Rio Grande Valley.   The nearest IMAX to the Valley is located in Corpus Christi.   Carmike Cinemas 20 in Edinburg will remain open for business […]

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Edinburg construction passes $65.1 million through first quarter of 2016

Edinburg construction passes $65.1 million through first quarter of 2016 as retail economy in 2015 showed 7.65 percent improvement Construction and related building activities in Edinburg totaled almost $20 million during March 2016, bringing the total value of construction activities in the city to almost $65.2 million during the first three months of the year, the Edinburg Economic […]

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EEDC & City partnering up at ICSC RECON conference. Largest lead generator of year for New Business in Edinburg. https://t.co/dmV3oMmn9L
Marriott Towne Place Suites provide separate sleeping and living areas, Wi-Fi and fully equipped kitchens. Nice! https://t.co/RE9MJvEQhF
Marriott Towne Place Suites provide separate sleeping and living areas, Wi-Fi and fully equipped kitchens. Nice! https://t.co/eVxXAAkQTq
Marriott Towne Place Suites provide separate sleeping and living areas, Wi-Fi and fully equipped kitchens. Nice! https://t.co/5kNIGo4Rfk
Numbers continue to show growth in Edinburg. https://t.co/aMCsAUFcGY
Great Crowd for RGVFC Toro's First Home Game in Edinburg! The Toro's next home game is May 13th at UTRGV Stadium. https://t.co/aXhyVbFMyu
Edinburg EDC proud to partner with Edinburg CISD and Edinburg Vela HS on a summer internship program for Students. https://t.co/3SB0Korxie
Edinburg EDC is proud to be a sponsor of UTRGV's 2016 Club Code Summit. https://t.co/WdvEZyVIxe
RGVFC and UTRGV about to kick off. Free admission and no lines. https://t.co/3Y1GA47Ryo
Green Ceviche Now Open in Edinburg.
“UTRGV is only 200 students behind UTSA and we expect to surpass them soon.” - UTRGV President Guy Bailey. https://t.co/9o5XbM890z
Awaiting a big announcement at UTRGV. https://t.co/eP6SZCF52J
Workforce Solutions is ready to check you in for the Edinburg Job Fair. Today,8:30-1:00 @ Sekula Library. https://t.co/OxQLByQj02
Invite to Santana Textiles (one of the largest Denim producers in the world) Grand Opening November 19th. https://t.co/zmvF3a98nc
Edinburg's unemployment rate drops to 4.9% for September 2015, representing best performance among RGVs major cities https://t.co/CnAosLZv8H
Meet Rico Rodriguez, star of Endgame, Thursday at Carmike Cinemas in Edinburg! http://t.co/WzxCDDqG9S
ENDGAME starts today at Carmike in Edinburg. Inspired by TRUE events in the RGV. Support Local Artists! http://t.co/LkCFXEMco5
UTRGV HESTEC kicks off today with Educator Day. http://t.co/1GO3ToGfak
These numbers just in, and the unemployment rate for month of August is lowest its been since 2007. http://t.co/HcShWs3t57
A little over 2 weeks left before Edinburg can get it's Burrito on. #ChipotleGrillOpeningSoon http://t.co/wswogJAaFy