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A Voice For the Voiceless

By Luke Westerman

The summer of 2008 changed my life forever. That’s when I met Franky. Hurricane Gustav was about to make landfall in New Orleans, just two years after Katrina devastated the city and made tens of thousands of people and animals homeless. I had been wanting to adopt a dog for a while and …

Featured / Health

Unhealthy Mouth can have Effect on Heart, Rest of Body

By Robert W.Vera, MD, FACOG LCSW/LCDC – email: rwvg57@gmail.com

 

In past issues of City Beat Magazine, we have discussed obesity, risky behaviors and breast disease. These topics are not separate and all have a relationship to one another. In this piece, we will see why the condition of your teeth is so important for the rest …

Culture / Featured

New Playa Drain Trail

 

Lower Valley will have a Walking, Biking Trail Park

 

By Paula Diaz

 

The Paso del Norte Health Foundation has always emphasized the need for El Pasoans to get moving and exercise for optimum health.

Now the non-profit is helping to fulfill that goal by partnering with the City of El Paso and El Paso Water on the construction …

Culture / Featured

Han Fights for Championships & Equality

Story and photos by Jason Green

Like the plants of the Chihuahuan desert, El Paso’s boxing roots run deep. From Randall “Tex” Cobb and his heavyweight title fight with Larry Holmes, to Juan Lazcano’s battle with Ricky Hatton in a very partial City of Manchester Stadium in England, to heavyweight David Rodriguez’s 35 knockouts; El Paso …

Business / Featured / Sports

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 …

Featured / Sports

EL PASO FIGHT NIGHT

Story and photos by Herman Delgado

Premier Boxing Champions came to the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas, this past February 17, 2018. PBC put on a magnificent show for all fight fans out there and it featured a star studded fight card that had a total of 10-bouts, featuring a current world champion, several …

Business / Featured / Sports

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 …

Featured / Health

Risky Behavior

By Robert W. Vera, MD, FACOG LCSW/LCDC – email: rwvg57@gmail.com
Risky Behavior

So much has been accomplished to help you lead a long productive life. Vaccinations protect you against disease that once killed many. Our plumbing system protects you against many contagious diseases. Research and development has led to medications that can cure disease or prolong life. …

Culture / Featured

Getting a New Lease on Wildlife: Second Chance Wildlife Rescue Relocates

By Staci Engman

“This is our little heaven. Haven for them, heaven for us,” certified wildlife rescuer Josie Karam said of Second Chance Wildlife Rescue (SCWR) and the sick, orphaned, or injured animals she and other dedicated volunteers rehabilitate there. SCWR, the largest wildlife rescue facility in West Texas, is located on seven rugged acres and …

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Leaders Who Highly Impact and Inspire

Ivette K. Caballero
17 Priceless Things to Make You Happier

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Things in life are not as complex as we perceive at times. This tends to happen for various reasons like thinking too much and accepting some lies as truths. What we believe in and what we feed our minds with has a positive or negative effect …