Positively El Paso

Sheriff's deputies save life of local teen

Two El paso County Sheriff's deputies are heroes after saving the life of a local teen.

El Paso 6th grader ranked #1 in US for age bracket

El Pasoan Gianna Pielet won the Girl’s 12s Singles Winter National Championships in Tucson, Arizona on January 2 — one of the Highest Junior Achievement in American Tennis.

The Socorro Mission La Purisima to receive Pietá replica

The Socorro Mission La Purisima is getting quite the gift. The parish is honored to announce the donation of a replica of Michelangelo’s"Pietá. Only 100 replicas were made from a cast of the original work of art.

Free classic films series presented by El Paso Pro-Musica

The first of the films is this Saturday at 2:00 p.m. and it's Free at the El Paso Museum of Art.

Jòvenes Empresarios seeks members for 2015

The EPHCC is now accepting applications for our 2015 class of the “Empire Builders/ Ground Breakers ~ Jovenes Empresarios."

AJ Preller to highlight Chihuahuas inaugural winter banquet

AJ Preller, the General Manager for the San Diego Padres, has been added to the Chihuahuas Inaugural Winter Banquet program.

Craze Yogurt teams up with EP Diabetes Association for fundraiser

Many people swear off sweets for the new year, but here’s a good reason to budge: Craze Yogurt has teamed up with the El Paso Diabetes Association for a fundraiser.

Jim Paul candidate for baseball honor

One of El Paso’s baseball pioneers could soon become a living legend.  Jim Paul is one of 50 candidates for Baseball Reliquary’s ‘Shrine of the Eternals.’

Edgemere students headed to Team Quest regionals

Five sixth grade Edgemere Elementary School students earned first place the Ysleta ISD Team Quest competition at Adventures in Learning in December.

Last weekend for ice skating at The Promenade Ice Pond

The Promenade Ice Pond will close the holiday rink on January 5.  The ice rink is located at the Fountains at Farah.

Former El Paso man illustrates best selling book entirely with pens

An El Paso illustrator is getting national attention for his new book drawn entirely with ball point pens. Raul Gonzalez III currently lives in Boston, but he was born and raised in El Paso.

Parents at UMC welcome El Paso's first baby of the New Year

Parents at University Medical Center welcomed the first baby of the New Year in El Paso just one minute after midnight on Thursday.

Celebration of Lights display in Downtown El Paso goes dark Sunday

The Celebration of Lights display in downtown El Paso will go dark at the end of this weekend.

Zero to 60 motor speedway to open late January

Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines. Zero to 60 motor speedway, the indoor go kart track is scheduled to open January 23.

El Paso Library announces 'Food for Fines' program

From January 5 through January 17, 2015, El Paso Public Library patrons will be able to pay down their library fines just by bringing in canned food items to donate.