Friday, October 17, 2014 - 11:31am

NC9 Today + Will It Work + Que Pasa Borderland + Let’s Cook, El Paso + Service Salute

Lots of free, fun events happening in our community

THURSDAY Cool Canyon Nights May 15 McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre 6 p.m. Admission: Free May 15: Ryan Starr

Congratulations to this college graduate who was commissioned into the Army

In Wednesday's Service Salute, we are honored two individuals. The pictures were sent in by Donna Johnson. On the left is Second Lieutenant Cristina Palomino and on the right is First Sergeant Retired Milton Johnson.

Cooking with Chef Johnny from the El Paso Club

Lobster Thermidor 8 oz. Lobster Meat 2 oz. Sliced Mushroom 1 oz. Chopped Green Onions 3 oz. White Wine 3 oz. Heavy Cream 2 oz. Scallops 1 oz. Parmesan Cheese

In honor of Nurse's Week, we're saluting a local nurse

Friday we saluted a nurse in honor of National Nurse's Week.

Find out what is happening this weekend in El Paso!

THURSDAY Cool Canyon Nights May 8 McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre 6 p.m. Admission: Free May 8: James Durbin

Saluting a local nurse and Army veteran for Service Salute and Nurse's Week

In Thursday's Service Salute, we honored a nurse and Army veteran.

Local high school teacher goes above and beyond to show pride in students

Wednesday's Service Salute was sent in by Yoli Johnston. She wanted to honor her honey, George Allen who is a Diesel Technology Instructor at Riverside High School.

Honoring a local teacher for her hard work as a middle school teacher

Tuesday's Service Salute went out to the mother of NewsChannel 9's Monica Cortez.

NC9 cameraman & local radio show host go head-to-head in Star Wars Trivia battle

In honor of "May the Fourth Be With You" day, we decided to have a little fun with a Star Wars Trivia extravaganza battle.

A local firefighter receives a special award for his hard work and dedication

Monday's Service Salute was sent in by one of our producers here at NewsChannel 9, Martina Valverde. She wanted to honor her husband, Ken Mills.

We're cooking up Italian food for you!

Chicken Jerusalem Ingredients: 12 oz chicken breast meat, cubed 4 oz margarine 2 oz chopped onion 2 tsp. minced garlic 1/2 tsp. black pepper 6 oz mushrooms

Honoring a military member and a member of our community

Friday's Service Salute was sent in by the Texas Tech Orthopedic Surgery staff. They wanted to honor LTC Miguel Pirela-Cruz.

Two comedians and whole lot of fun this weekend

THURSDAY Leaping the Bull by Jessica Pizaña Roberts May 1 7:30 p.m. - 11 p.m. Loft Light Studios 315 S. El Paso St. $10 Donation

Honoring local firefighters who took part in the Race for the Cure

Thursday's Service Salute was sent in by Rona Fagan. She wanted to honor our local firefighters who ran in the Susan G. Komen race for the cure this year.

Saluting a U.S. Marine

Wednesday's Service Salute was sent in by Mary Ann Kautz. She wanted to honor CPL Victor Flores who proudly served as a United States Marine from 1969 to 1971.