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Western Heritage Hoping to Grow with El Paso

By Paula Diaz

A new local bank has just exploded on the El Paso lending scene.

Western Heritage Bank, which began in New Mexico, is aiming to make its name known throughout the region.

With branches in Deming and Las Cruces, the bank now has four locations in the El Paso area: two on Mesa and one at …

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There’s a New Miner In Town

Athletic director Jim Senter hopes to return UTEP to glory days

Story and photos by Herman Delgado

 

Sitting face to face with Jim Senter, the man I had seen on television when it was announced that he would be the new appointed UTEP Athletic Director, really made me feel excited about interviewing him and looked forward to …

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Court Is In Session

Attorney takes up sweet science, plans to fight later this year

 

Story and photos by Herman Delgado

Like the old days, the microphone drops down from the rafters, and a light shines on the announcer, “In this corner…standing five feet and tipping the scales at a solid 108 pounds…she hails from the Sun City…Sarah Valenzuela!”

It’s not the …

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A LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING

Photos & Story By Herman Delgado

Jose and Olga Xicali started from humble beginnings and worked hard all their lives in order to make what Xicali Imports is today.

In Oxnard, Calif., Jose worked as a carpenter doing work on mobile homes and Olga labored in the factories creating women’s undergarments. On the weekends, they would go …

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Innovative Business Hopes to Help El Paso Boom with Technology

By Paula Diaz

Beto Pallares and Robert Herrera, both successful businessmen and world travelers, saw that the El Paso Borderland lacked an innovative, sleek office workplace for work-at-home professionals, freelancers, contractors, entrepreneurs, those that are tech based and the like.

Their solution was CoWork Oasis, a communal space in Downtown El Paso where not only can one …

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Q&A with El Paso’s Mayoral Candidates

By Alex Hinojosa

The Mayoral is seat open, and eight candidates are running for a chance to be the city’s next leader.

The new mayor will enter into a position during a time when the city council is currently under investigation by the Texas Rangers for a meeting they held behind closed doors in December concerning the …