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STARSTRUCK – Krystall Poppin

Story By Albert Vasquez & Photos By DS Junior

Krystall Poppin keeps it poppin’ in the Sun City. Her new album “Starstruck” is bound to send shockwaves through the music industry and in the hip hop community. The 24 year old hip-hop artist hit the ground running 3 years ago when she decided to dedicate her …

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Saving Realtors Time & Buyers Money

By Christian Chapman

El Paso, Texas – During the height of the recession, in 2008, John Clary thought there had to be a better way to operate a mortgage company. After a couple of years of research and planning, John approached the only individual he would want to explore this venture with, Ramsey Esper. He invited …

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Lucha Libre Is Not A Beauty Salon

Story & Photos By Maria Esquinca

On a regular Sunday evening the Houchen Community Center is packed with people eagerly anticipating the first anniversary of Mamá Lucha, a local lucha libre company.

Inside the gymnasium the lucha libre ring is set up in the center. Metal chairs and bleachers surround it on all sides, making every angle …

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Local drag queens show support for Bernie Sanders

By Maria Esquinca

Barbie performs at EPIC Bar and Nightclub. Photo by: Maria Esquinca.

Barbie, a local drag queen, struts across the dance floor at EPIC Bar and Nightclub to the beat of a 70s song. She drops her white fur coat and reveals a gold sequined top studded with giant rhinestones, while the crowd cheers …

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Pro-Choice rally ends in El Paso

By Maria Esquinca

Politicians, activists and students rallied in front of the El Paso County Courthouse to pledge their support for safe and accessible reproductive healthcare in the state of Texas on Friday, Feb. 15.

The rally formed part of a statewide tour supported by local, state and national organizations and clinics, such as Whole Woman’s Health, National …

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A Ride Down Memory Lane

 

 

By Albert Vasquez

The El Paso Streetcar Project is underway and things are looking quite familiar. Six President’s Conference Committee streetcars that were operated in El Paso years ago were sent to Brookville, Pennsylvania to be restored by the Brookville Equipment Corporation. The $97 million dollar project is being handled and managed by The Camino Real …