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Roberto H. Gonzalez

Publisher at Texas Border Business and Mega Doctor News. Roberto Hugo Gonzalez is the 2009 SBA Journalist of the Year Award Winner & The 2009 and 2012 Paul Harris Award recipient.
Glen Roney at his office in Kerria Plaza. The interview was extensive about the importance of banking and the maquila industry, which was known as the twin plant concept. At the time, it was directed under the McAllen Industrial Foundation (MIB). Photo by Roberto Hugo Gonzalez

Success in the Valley Didn’t Happen by Itself, Many Great People Helped

More than three decades ago, I had an opportunity to interview Glen E. Roney. He had always been a popular man due to his dedication to the communities of South Texas, and also because of his philanthropic activities.
Pictured from L-R: Lisa Cantu, Texas Community Bank; Theresa Flores, Hidalgo County Head Start Program, and Roger Moreno, Executive Vice President for Texas Community Bank. They presented a $5,000 check as a donation to Hidalgo County Head Start Program in Mission. Photo by Roberto Hugo Gonzalez.

Texas Community Bank donates $5k to Hidalgo County Head Start Program

Texas Community Bank had the best philanthropic year in 2018. Multiple donations were made to selected nonprofit organizations that provide value to residents of the Rio Grande Valley.
Former McAllen Mayor Richard Cortez as he took the oath of office and his daughters, Sandy Chandrahasan and Laura Mangelschots witnessed the oath administered by District Judge Israel Ramon.

Richard Cortez is the New Hidalgo County Judge

January 2, 2019, a nice cold and rainy morning the day when former McAllen Mayor Richard Cortez became the Hidalgo County judge.

2018 McAllen Holiday Parade Photos – Ready for You!

What an excellent opportunity to see the moments captured by the cameras during the 2018 McAllen Holiday Parade, now they are ready for you to view and download for FREE.
Consul of Mexico Eduardo Bernal Martinez

Eduardo Bernal Martínez, Cónsul de México: “No es un Adiós, Sino un Hasta la...

El Cónsul Eduardo Bernal Martínez fue designado Cónsul de México en McAllen, Texas, el pasado 31 de agosto de 2017, y llegó a su nueva oficina el 14 de noviembre de ese mismo año.
Consul of Mexico Eduardo Bernal Martinez

“It’s Not Goodbye, It is ‘Hasta La Vista’,” — Consul of Mexico Eduardo Bernal...

Siga este link para leer la versión en español de este artículo Becoming Consul of Mexico in McAllen came as an offer by President Enrique...
First Lady Melania Trump visits children at the Pediatric Hospital Bambino Gesu, Wednesday May 24, 2017, in Vatican City. Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks

Publisher’s Word: And Why Not Congratulate First lady Melania Trump for Her Courage and...

Texas Border Business As originally published in Texas Border Business newsprint edition October 2018 Yes, that’s what I say, why not congratulate Mrs. Trump for being...

First Lady Melania Trump’s Visit to the Valley Was Appreciated

By Roberto Hugo Gonzalez As originally published in Texas Border Business newsprint edition October 2018 The surprise visit of the First Lady of the United States...
Consul of Mexico Eduardo Bernal Martinez

Publisher’s Word: Mexico’s Consul in McAllen, A Legacy Of Multiple Diplomatic Relations

By Roberto Hugo Gonzalez As originally published in Texas Border Business newsprint edition September 2018 It was last year when Eduardo Bernal Martinez met with the...

Publisher’s Word: Hired to Manage an Ongoing Chamber is Like Boarding a Vehicle Running...

Texas Border Business Few people know the intense work done at a chamber of commerce. Only the people that work there know how active a...