Culture / Music

From Film Scores to Test Scores, Mara Arredondo Does It All

By Staci Engman
Photos courtesy of Mara Arredondo & the Classical Music Institute

Viola player Mara Arredondo’s music career is varied and distinguished, and she’s only just begun. Her career has allowed her to traverse the country and perform with some of classical music’s biggest stars. Now in her third year with the El Paso Symphony Orchestra …

Featured / Sports


Photos and story by Herman Delgado


Before the 2018 UTEP soccer season began, one could already sense the positive energy coming from soccer coach Kevin Cross, his staff and several of his player. They were ready to take the field.

The World Cup was in full swing and UTEP soccer was holding two of its soccer camps …

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 …