Positively El Paso

El Paso hospitals offer new surgery option for young cancer patients

The El Paso Children's Hospital and University Medical Center have teamed up to offer a new surgery option for some of our area's youngest cancer patients.

TACHE 40th annual state conference coming to El Paso

The Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education Executive Board and its regional representatives, invite you to the 40th Annual TACHE Conference to be held on February 11-14, 2015 at the Camino Real Historic Hotel in El Paso, Texas.

Go Red 2015: Symptoms of a heart attack

NewsChannel 9 is partnering with the Sierra Providence Health Network and the American Heart Association to promote heart health in February.

UTEP surprises HS Seniors with $3.3 million in scholarships

A group of 250 students from 20 El Paso area schools will get an unexpected and very welcome visit from The University of Texas at El Paso this week.

Freedom Crossing to host Mardi Gras party

Freedom Crossing at Fort Bliss, the world’s first open-air shopping center on a military installation, will host its first ever Mardi Gras Party on Friday, February 13th from 4pm to 11pm.

The Big Game: Super Bowl Party Suggestions

Wayne Hilton is an El Paso-based event planner. These are his Super Bowl party suggestions: 1. Have fun at the party. Think face paint or make-up for your guests to show their team colors!

The Big Game: Zoo elephants to make game prediction

The El Paso Zoo’s Asian Elephants, Savannah and Juno, will predict this year’s Super Bowl winner. Each will cast their vote by selecting the helmet shaped piñata set out for them in their exhibit by their keepers.

The Big Game: Decorations

Wayne Hilton is an El Paso-based event planner. These are his Super Bowl decoration suggestions: 1. Create a focal point. Most people will have food at their Super Bowl party. Decorate the table.

The Big Game: Drinks!

Wayne Hilton is an El Paso-based event planner. These are his Super Bowl drink suggestions:

We're expecting! El Paso Zoo's Sumatran Orangutan expecting first baby this Spring

The El Paso Zoo’s Sumatran orangutans, Ibu and Butch, are expecting their first baby this spring. This will be the first offspring for both 23-year-old Ibu and 29-year-old Butch.

Big Game: Snack Suggestions

Wayne Hilton is an El Paso-based event planner. These are his Super Bowl snack suggestions 1. Chips and salsa bar

Infill project planned for vacant Downtown property along I-10

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Salon hosts make-over day for Special Olympics athletes

A group of local Special Olympics athletes and girls with Down syndrome got a chance to live the glamorous life Monday. Dry, A Blow Dry Bar hosted the girls at its West El Paso location.

Big Game: Party Planning Tips

Wayne Hilton is an El Paso-based event planner.  These are his tips for a successful Super Bowl party:   1. Evaluate available prep time and plan accordingly

Tickets for Juan Gabriel's El Paso concert set to go on sale Friday

The legendary Juan Gabriel will return to El Paso on Wednesday, February 18 at the Don Haskins Center.