Featured / Health

Mental Health Minute:

By Ruth Anne Kramer LCSW, LCDC

 

Strengthening Your Relationships

 

What comes to mind when you think of the New Year? Many people think “How can I become a better ME?” What if that question were changed to “How can we come a better WE?” January is known for a time of News Year’s resolutions, BUT it is …

Culture / Music

Kikimora, Releases First Album, Laika

By Milla Molinar

 

El Paso band, Kikimora, headlined at Tricky Falls, recently, to showcase its first album to the public.

 

“Laika,” the album’s name, is a mixture of jazz, soul, and funk and features 10 original songs written by the group.

“Laika is the first ever creature, a biological living thing that orbited the earth in 1957,” …

Featured / Sports

The Court Matador

Photos & Story by Herman Delgado

Former Parkland High School basketball star Cameron Parr has taken her basketball and all-around athletic skills up to York College in York, Nebraska. A true Parkland Matador in all three sports that she competed in during her high school days, beginning when she was a freshman and making the varsity …

Culture / Featured / Music

Conquer The World – One Song At A Time

By Herman Delgado

 

Jordan Taylor has been singing since she took the lead in, “Mother Goose,” a musical performance, in first grade. The Dallas native, who now calls El Paso home, is here to make a statement with her voice and nothing will stop her. A 2015 graduate from El Dorado High School and current sophomore …

Business / Featured

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 …

Culture / Sports

‘Making A Difference’ With El Pasos’ Tenacious Athletes

 

By Herman Delgado

More than 525 local high school and middle school football players took to the field at Bowie High School’s Baty-Simmang Memorial Stadium July 2017 for the Game Changers Pro Youth Football Camp. The yearly event, which last three-days, came together with the help of local high school coaches and UTEP’s coaching staff and …

Featured / Sports

Youngsters Learn Cheer At UTEP Camp

By Herman Delgado

Being a cheerleader is no easy task, and it doesn’t get easier if you expect to take your talent to the top. Some want to make the middle school cheer team; others want to make to varsity. Many want to take it to the next level, becoming a Division One cheerleader and student …

Health / Sports

A Special Place

Photos & Story by Herman Delgado

It’s Saturday morning, and as you drive through this peaceful and beautiful neighborhood in El Paso’s Upper Valley neighborhood you come to a dead end street, and from a distance you hear, “30 seconds! Come on get those hands up!” and then you hear the sound of a boxing bell. …

Culture / Press Release

Fourteenth Annual Anusim Conference

Itinerary:

 

AUGUST 4-6, 2017, Congregation B’nai Zion

805 Cherry Hill Lane, El Paso, Texas

 

Friday Evening August 4th

6:15 P.M. Kabbalat Shabbat services and dinner

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Maria Sanchez, “Healing The Residual Trauma Of The Inquisition”

 

Saturday August 5

9:00 A.M. Torah Study Services And Shabbat Kiddush Luncheon

Speaker: Harry Ezratty, “Spanish Jews And Their Role as Support Groups Before 1492”

Maria …