Wedding bells rang on March 28, 2009, for Stephanie Alleyn & John Elmore, so best wishes go out to them. Her parents are Melody & Dr. Rob Alleyn . . .
April showers can result in household goodies! Joy Anderson, Linda Fasano, Linda Taormina, Laura Bates, Connie McDaniel, and Joann Widle had fun in Weslaco helping Jeana Fasano prepare for her upcoming marriage to Matthew Lackey. Jeana’s busy parents are Bette & John Fasano, who will have the excitement of another child, Rocco, marrying later in the summer!
Met fashion-savvy Weslaco educator Yolanda Cuellar, who was enjoying friends-time with Margie Gonzalez . . .
Saw Marilyn Moffitt sporting a spiffy short haircut, all ready for summer. Also ran into Kathy Mills and Becky Gerling where we could compare notes on our kids. (Note to all of you grown kids — you’ll always be “kids!”)
Heard that Blaine Holcomb was spotted escorting eight (!) women, which made him the envy of all the men at McAllen Country Club. The lucky ladies included Sheila Butler, Mary Nell Baldridge, Kay Jancik, Janet Wallace, Reba Showers, Hazel Burroughs, Phyllis Hutchins, and Jean Blackburn . . .
Saw Trudie Abbott, Maria Teresa Garza, Ann Ganyard, Marilyn Hawkins, and Kathe Tavarez while we were all doing our busy things last week . . .
Heard the news that Lauren Holland made bunny cakes for Easter, so if you didn’t get your advance order in, the bunny ran right on by you! But call 687-7637 to special order her cakes from Barn White . . .
The Junior League of McAllen is having its annual April Luncheon next week, on April 16th, and you members should RSPV by this Friday to Veronica Cantu . . .
This coming Saturday, April 11th, the second annual Amazing Skies STARS Party will be held at the International Museum of Art and Science from 2 to 10 p.m., where you will be able to participate in exhibits, rocket launches, view the heavens through telescopes, and meet astronaut scientist Col. John Blaha. Dr. John Gerling can vouch for the starry info, or check this out at www.amazingskies.org and www.imasonline.org . . .
Like to ride a bicycle? Want to help children with cancer? You can join in the Vannie E. Cook Jr. Children’ Cancer and Hematology Clinic’s 5th Annual Ride for Life and Bar-B-Que on Saturday April 18th. This fundraiser is open to cyclists of all ages and experience levels, and will start at 8 a.m. at the clinic. Registration is $30, and forms are available on-line at www.vanniecook.org. For sponsorship and registration, call Letty Zavala at 225-3508, or if you just want the chicken bar-b-que, call Ruben Luna at 330-7456 . . .
Congratulations to these three women who will be honored at the Zonta Club’s annual Shining Stars dinner on Tuesday, April 21st: Dr. Fredricka Borland, for her professional contributions to the community; Jeanette LaFevers, for her service to education and youth; and Jennifer Yarto, for her community service. Chair Nora London and her committee are working hard to provide another great event, so be a star and call 631-5081 for your reservations . . .
Yesterday these folks celebrated birthdays: Carlos Yzaguirre, Darda Cardenas, Edie Virkus, Marilyn Matthews, and Jon Klement . . .
Happy birthday today to Nune Perez of San Juan, Myrna Garcia, and Lisa Hutchins . . .
Celebrating cumpleaños tomorrow are Marylee Alaniz, Carol White, Luke Basham . . .
For this Friday, April 10th, happy birthdays were called in for San Juan’s Choto Rene Lopez and Johnny Perez, Jr. . .
Note to all readers: the following phone number is not the newspaper’s phone number; it is a number just for this column. Call in your “I See You” news to 686-8056, or mail to the Town Crier. Remember, at least one week ahead!