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Kings Meetup

By Maria Esquinca

 

Close to 30 people peacefully gathered in downtown El Paso to protest a Return of the Kings meetup on Saturday, Feb.6.

ROK is a blog created by Roosh Valizadeh, a self-described “Pick-Up-Artist” better known by his blog name Roosh V. He has authored several books, among them Bang, what he describes as a pickup …

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Archery Is Alive!

By Destiny Rose Garcia

When we think of sports in El Paso, what comes to mind?

Naturally, one might consider football, baseball, basketball and soccer… but does archery come to mind? Archery, as a well-known competitive sport, can be traced back to ancient times, but in modern America, it seems to have taken a back seat in …

Culture

42nd Annual Christmas Street Gala a holiday fantasy!

Story/Photos by Christian Chapman

The 42nd annual fund-raiser, The Annual Christmas Street Gala, for the El Paso Rehabilitation Center recently took place at the El Paso Country Club. The lavish event appealed to all the senses of the 300+ patrons who thoroughly enjoyed the exquisite, custom designed Christmas trees displayed throughout the Country Club. Prior to …

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Best of The Best VI

The Sun City has its fair share of attractions and events to offer to El Pasoans. If one searches hard enough, there is always something to do. This past September, El Pasoans were given the chance to experience something that has been gaining popularity in the last decade: a mixed martial arts championship. HERO FC …

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HIP HOP Lovers 3: Mi Tierra

El Paso, TX—This September 2015, Frankie’s East, hosted an all-age showdown for some of the Southwest’s most talented street dancers, graffiti artists and emcees. Competitors from California, Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and Mexico poured into the venue to showcase their skills and share their passion for a culture that is all about community. For the …

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El Paso Hair Wars

 

The Camino Real was home once again to The Supreme Salon Tour’s Hair Wars on October 11. This was the second year in a row that El Paso was selected to host and compete in this annual beauty industry event showcasing top salons, stylists, makeup artists, and fashion designers.   Once again, El Paso showed their …

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Sombra Antigua Winery

July 5, 2015 Business, Community, Cultural, Featured, Food,

By Riccardo Barraza

Hidden in the Shadows of the Past is a dynamic winery that’s tough to call new. Sombra Antigua literally means Ancient Shadow and this vineyard is right in the heart of the past vineyards of the Mesilla Valley. Dave and Theresa Fisher have their …

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El PASO BLUES & JAZZ FESTIVAL

By Rog North

March 30, 2015

Around Town, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Cultural, Featured, Lifestyle, Music, Outdoor

By Rog North

The 2015 Miller Lite El Paso Blues & Jazz Festival ( El Paso Blues & Jazz Festival) will take place on May 16-17 at Chamizal National Memorial, 800 South San Marcial Street. The Festival, produced by The El Paso …

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Concussions in Sports

By City Beat

March 30, 2015

Around Town, Business, Featured, Health, Sports

Luis H. Urrea II, M.D.

Participation in organized sports is at an all-time high in the United States. The number of student-athletes in high school sports increased for the 25th consecutive year to nearly 7.8 million, according to an annual survey conducted by the National Federation of State …