El Paso

Another Union Plaza building may see renovation

Union Plaza, one of Downtown El Paso’s most unique neigh-borhoods, could see the renovation of another of its historic buildings according to concept images posted online.

Volunteers fix playground for children from violent families

Local volunteers spent Sunday morning fixing a playground for children from violent families. The Center Against Family Violence is a local organization with the goal of preventing domestic violence and sexual abuse.

CDC arrives in El Paso following 5 positive TB tests

Representatives with the Centers for Disease Control were scheduled to arrive Sunday, a day after the El Paso Department of Public Health confirmed five local babies tested positive for Tuberculosis.

Chile Pepper Challenge held today in La Union, NM

If you were out near La Union New Mexico today, you probably saw hundreds of cyclists particpating in the 33rd annual Chile Pepper Challenge. This is the borderland's largest cycling event.

El Paso Sheriff's Office burns your documents for free

Today the El Paso County Sheriff's Office held an event aimed at helping residents protect themselves against identity theft.

Cocktails & Jewelry Benefit for Center Against Family Violence

El Paso's Center Against Family Violence invites you to enjoy a fun evening of cocktails, food and jewelry shopping at its fourth Lend Us Your Ear.

San Elizario woman charged with murder in connection to husband's death

Martha Acevedo, 61, of San Elizario has been charged with Murder in connection to the death of her husband, Jose Acevedo.

Traffic Alert: I-10 east closed at Vinton, expect delays

I-10 east is currently completely shut down at Vinton due to a crash. An El Paso County Sheriff's spokesperson says that the crash happened when a driver attempted to avoid debris on the road and struck a semi-truck.

Dewhurst tells D.C. crowd prayer rugs found on Border

In a speech in Washington, D.C., on Friday, outgoing Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst doubled down on claims that Muslim prayer rugs had been found on the Texas-Mexico border.

Weekend Road Closures: I-10, downtown bridges and Paisano

Drivers through Downtown El Paso will encounter multiple road closures this weekend, beginning Friday evening on Paisano.

I-10 closure forces Sun Metro detour, bus service delays expected

Due to the complete closure of Interstate-10 by the Texas Department of Transportation, Sun Metro will be required to detour routes 10, 11, 14, 15, 34, 35, 36 and 50 beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday, September 28.

On the Border, military gear inspires mixed reactions

A federal program that transfers surplus military equipment to local communities — and is under review by the Obama administration — is drawing mixed reactions from border officials whose regions have benefited from the initiative.<

Seventeen arrests netted in cargo theft ring

More than a dozen people are arrested in a sting that involved alleged Barrio Azteca gang members.

Special Olympics fundraising dinner to feature well-known ventriloquist

The 10th Annual Extravaganza Gala, benefiting more than 2,000 Special Olympics Texas athletes in the El Paso area, welcomes ventriloquist Ronn Lucas to perform his one-man show, "Double Talk", on Friday, September 26 at the Wyndham El

UTEP Soccer Starts League Play

The UTEP soccer team will open its 10-game Conference USA slate by playing at Middle Tennessee (6 p.m. MT Friday) and at UAB (11 a.m. MT Sunday).