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March, 2017

  • 27 March

    Free Gardening Workshops for Community start Friday

    clip courtesy City of El Paso

    The City of El Paso has coordinated with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension to provide a free Gardening 101 Workshop series with the first workshop scheduled for 4 p.m. on Friday, April 1, at the Multipurpose …

  • 27 March

    Scenic Sundays Schedule to Change for Spring, Summer

    Photo courtesy Beth Nobles | Texas Mountain Trail

    Starting this Sunday, April 2, the City of El Paso Parks and Recreation Department will change the hours for Scenic Sundays from 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. for the spring and summer. The popular roadway …

  • 27 March

    UTEP To Host NM State in a Doubleheader on Tuesday

    UTEP's Kiki Pepi (#4) CUSA match up between Middle Tennessee Vs UTEP, Helen of Troy Complex, El Paso Texas

    The UTEP softball team will take a break from league action to host rival NM State in the FirstLight FCU Battle of I-10 on March 28 in a two-game set starting at 5 p.m. at …

  • 27 March

    UTEP Track and Field Heads East for Texas Relays

    utep track n field

    The UTEP track and field team will head to Austin, Texas, for the 90th edition of the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays held at the Mike A. Myers Stadium. More than 7,700 athletes from around the …

  • 27 March

    EPCSO Deputies Complete Child Passenger Safety Tech Courses


    The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office gains two additional deputies certified as a child passenger safety technicians. With the completion of the course the Sheriff’s Office Community Service Section now has the section sergeant and …

  • 27 March

    Canutillo Family Seeks Community’s Help after high winds Damage Home


    On, Thursday, March 23rd, The Cortez-Rocha family’s mobile home was damaged by high winds that swept through the Sun City. The high winds blew off the roof of the residence leaving the residence unprotected and …

  • 27 March

    City Hires first Military Affairs Liaison

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    On Monday, the City of El Paso announced the selection of First Sgt. Dwayne Williams as the first Military Affairs Liaison for the City of El Paso. Williams, a veteran himself, has proudly served his country …

  • 27 March

    ‘Hidden Figures’ Author to Speak at NMSU

    Author Margot Lee Shetterly will give a keynote speech at New Mexico State University April 3. Shetterly’s “Hidden Figures” was a No. 1 New York Times’ best-seller, and the film adaptation of the book was the No. 1 movie in the United States. (Photo courtesy of the Lavin Agency)

    Her book was a No. 1 New York Times’ best-seller. The film adaptation of her book was the No. 1 movie in the United States. Margot Lee Shetterly, author of “Hidden Figures,” will speak at …

  • 27 March

    Charging Rhinos! Quest for Thorne Cup Continues Friday vs Wichita

    Tulsa Oilers vs El Paso Rhinos, El Paso Texas

    The El Paso Rhinos have earned their way into the division finals in the Thorne Cup playoffs and are set to take on Wichita. The two-time Thorne Cup-winning Rhinos will now face the Thunder in …

  • 27 March

    El Paso Pro-Musica Presents “Trio Jinx”

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    El Paso Pro-Musica’s  Young Artist Development Series Residency, in conjunction with Johns Hopkins University and the Peabody School of Music, presents “Trio Jinx. “ “Trio Jinx ” will perform during a very special week of …

  • 27 March

    El Paso Public Library Accepting Booth Space Reservations for Literacy Festival

    2015 Celebration

    The City of El Paso Public Library is accepting booth space reservations for the annual Día de los Niños, Día de los Libros literacy festival that will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on …

  • 27 March

    UMC Hires Jon Law as new Chief Strategic Officer


    University Medical Center of El Paso’s announced Monday the hiring of Jon Law as UMC’s new Chief Strategic Officer. Mr. Law is widely recognized in the El Paso healthcare community as one of the foremost strategic …

  • 27 March

    Sun City Fair Returns El Paso this Weekend


    The Sun City Fair is back, running  March 31 through April 16 at Ascarate Park. This 2-week event showcases national and local live music, shows, attractions, and spectacular carnival rides. Attractions include a Meet & …

  • 27 March

    UTEP Researcher Devotes Decades to Ants, Discovers 134 New Species

    William Mackay, Ph.D. takes a closer look at one of his larger ant specimens in UTEP’s Biodiversity Collection. Photo by: Laura Trejo/UTEP Communications

    You probably pass by them regularly and don’t pay much attention, but for William Mackay, Ph.D., ants are a fascination that unlock many mysteries in our ecosystems. The biological sciences professor and curator of insects …

  • 26 March

    Maps: Go10/TxDoT Closures for the Week of March 27th


    Construction crews will be busy this week, with work continuing on the Go10 Project. I-10 & Mesa Continuous – Until further notice The right turn-only lane on eastbound North Mesa St (SH 20) is closed between Osborne …