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Chamber of Commerce Welcomes Newest Member

On Saturday, November 23, 2013 The Chamber welcomed New Member “NAILWORKS” to the Chamber Business Community. The new business nail technicians have 21 years experience. It is the only nail salon with the Falcon nail.  The Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce, The City of Los Fresnos and the Community Developement Corporation Welcomes Nailworks to the […]

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Real, Minton, & Jones Seated on Council

City Ups Funding to Rodeo and Stock Show from Hotel/Motel Tax Account story and photos by MB Wright, LFN Editor Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos was on hand at the regular meeting of the Los Fresnos City Council Nov. 12 to perform the swearing-in ceremony for newly seated commissioners. No election was necessary with incumbents […]

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Los Fresnos Chamber Hosts Awards Banquet

Manuel Almanza Receives the Dora Romero Award for 2013 On Thursday, November 7, 2013, The Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce held the Annual Awards Community Banquet. This year’s theme “Safari” flowed throughout the evening. Guests entered the foyer of the community center through a jungle of lush green tropical plants which were provided by Giverny […]

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Los Fresnos Chamber Welcomes New Drive-Thru Convenience Store

The Los Fresnos Chamber of Commerce celebrated a Ribbon Cutting & Welcome with New Member Los Trevi Drive Thru located at 36620 on Hwy 100 across from Chamber Member Bobz World, Headed to South Padre Island. Community Leaders, Chamber Board Members & Business Members joined the Chamber in Welcoming the Trevino Family and Owners to […]

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Chamber Hears Presentation from Accion Texas

“Leadership Los Fresnos” Program Unveiled to Members The Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce heard a brief presentation from Sergio Rodriguez from Accion Texas on their services offered to small businesses at their recent meeting held October 22 at the Los Fresnos Inn and Suites. Accion Texas is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing essential […]

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County Leaders Speak to Los Fresnos Chamber

Request for Historical Photos to Display at New County Annex Cameron County Commissioner David Garza was the scheduled guest speaker for the general meeting of the Los Fresnos Area Chamber of Commerce held Tuesday, September 24. Before beginning his presentation, Commissioner Garza introduced Cameron County Judge Carlos Cascos. Judge Cascos spoke to the group concerning […]

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City of Los Fresnos Awarded $538,110 Community Block Grant

The City of Los Fresnos was awarded $538,110 under the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program for Rural Texas. The funding will help provide improvements to curb, gutters and drainage to roadways around the city including: Ebony, Pecan, Magnolia, portion of Sixth Street between Como and Peta, according to city officials. The primary objective of […]

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Second Hearing on City Budget Reveals Few Changes

A public hearing was held at the regular meeting of the Los Fresnos City Commission to listen to comments from the public as they made decisions on 2013-2014 budget expenditures. No one showed up to speak at the meeting. The commission plans to adopt the same tax rate of $0.715 which has been the same […]

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Council Approves  Program to Promote Healthy Lifestyle

Los Fresnos City Commissioners approved a move to continue their agreement with UTSA to participate under a program funded through the Section 1115 Waiver. The five year program, which is intended to promote a healthy lifestyle within the community, will begin its third year in October of 2013 after two years of planning and training, […]

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No City Election Needed

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No City Election Needed

Real & Minton to be Reseated, Tom Jones only candidate to Replace Atherton The City of Los Fresnos Municipal November 5 Election was canceled since there were no opposing candidates for the three available seats on the council. Commissioner Gary Minton will continue in Place 5 where he has served since 2006. Minton also was […]

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