Positively El Paso

El Paso Zoo wins 'Bags to Benches' challenge

The City of El Paso Environmental Services Department (ESD) is proud to announce that the El Paso Zoo has won the first round of the “Bags to Benches” plastic bag recycling challenge and will receive a bench made out of plastic bags

Conference USA 'Fan Fest' kicks of in Cincinnati district Wednesday

The Conference USA Tournament is now in full-swing, with UTEP playing tonight at 6:00 p.m. and may teams and fans from out of town packing El Paso area hotel rooms, the city is gearing up for the Conference USA "Fan Fest."

City announces new Community Development Director

The City of El Paso, through Deputy City Manager Sean McGlynn, announces the appointment of Verónica R. Soto as the Director of Community Development. Soto is replacing William Lilly on March 24, 2014.

El Paso Rhinos shave heads for childhood cancer research

The El Paso Rhino's hockey team has announced a partnership with St. Baldrick's Foundation in order to raise money for childhood cancer research.

Beck to appear at Abraham Chavez Theatre

Grammy-Award winning artist Beck has announced a El Paso tour date in El Paso on April 24 at the Abraham Chavez Theater.

El Paso catches SXSW music windfall

Each year, thousands of musicians, publicists, and fans travel to Austin, TX for the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival.

UMC distingushed as Texas Ten Step hospital for breastfeding mothers

The University Medical Center of El Paso has once again been distinguished as a Texas Ten Step hospital for its efforts in encouraging young mothers to breastfeed their newborns and infants.

Canutillo HS student wins cupcake competition

Students from throughout the city came to Canutillo High School over the weekend to show their best cupcake baking and decorating skills during the 2014 El Paso Area High School Cupcake Battle.

Neon Desert Music Festival announces 2014 lineup

The Neon Desert Music Festival, now in its fourth year announced in January the addition of a second day to the festival, which will be held Memorial Day weekend, Saturday May 24th and Sunday May 25th.

Heart Healthy Recipes: jicama fries, tomatillo shrimp cocktail, fish tacos

On Friday, February 28th, Chefs from our partners for Heart Health Month, Sierra Providence Health Network joined us in the studio to make a heart-healthy meals.

UTEP: Premiere screening of PBS documentary

The University of Texas at El Paso will host the exclusive sneak peak premiere of PBS documentary, Ruben Salazar: Man in the Middle.

Job fair held for military spouses

The spouses of several Borderland soldiers have a reason to celebrate. They were offered jobs Thursday.

4th annual Kindergarten Transportation Parade

A parade with a purpose in the lower valley.

El Paso Senior Games begin with swimming on Saturday

The Cigna HealthSpring and Urgent Care Home Health Inc. El Paso Senior Games first event of the 2014 season will be at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Memorial Park Aquatic Center, 3251 Copper Ave. Next week at 1:00 p.m.

Jerry Seinfeld announces tour date at Abraham Chavez Theater

El Paso Live has announced that comedian Jerry Seinfeld will make an appearance at the Abraham Chavez Theater on Friday, May 2nd at 7:00 p.m.