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El Paso

New school zone safety flashers

There are new school zone safety flashers alerting motorists of pedestrians near James Butler Elementary and SSG Manuel Puentes Middle in East El Paso, the City of El Paso Department of Transportation (EPDoT) announced today.

Draw art windows for the City of El Paso

The City of El Paso seeks to establish a pool of artists or artist teams from the Greater El Paso area for consideration in upcoming exhibits for the Art Windows of El Paso at El Paso International Airport.

Man arrested in connection with South El Paso shooting

UPDATE: El Paso Police Department's Gang Unit has arrested and charged 22-year-old Rodolfo Delgado in connection with the shooting in the 200 block of Val Verde St. in South El Paso early Monday morning.

TxDOT wants your input on long range transportation plan

TxDOT is looking for your input regarding the long range transportation plan for our area.

Prescription medication addiction increasing among senior citizens

More senior citizens are becoming addicted to prescription medications, according to the Administration on Aging (AoA).

TRAFFIC ALERT: Transmountain closed in both directions due to brush fire

UPDATE: El Paso Fire Department was able to extinguish the fire on Transmountain by 5 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. EARLIER: El Paso Fire Department is on the scene of a brush fire on Transmountain Dr. near Resler.

421 pounds of marijuana found inside SUV at Bassett Center

El Paso Police located 421 pounds inside of a SUV parked at Basset Center Monday night. EPPD was called out to Bassett Center at 9:38 p.m. Monday evening after the caller reported a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot.

Sun Metro detours two routes for 2014 Downtown Street Festival

Routes 4 and 9 will be required to detour due to the Downtown Street Festival beginning at 6 a.m. Friday, June 20. This detour is expected to be in effect until 6 a.m. Monday, June 23.

Council passes e-cigarette ban

City council has officially drawn the line against vaporizer and e-cigarette use.

UTEP History Department to offer digital humanities workshops

The University of Texas at El Paso History Department and Humanities Texas invite area high school teachers to attend the one-day workshop, Teaching History and Geography for the 21st Century through Digital Maps, on June 28 or July 12.

YLS hosting a community action poverty simulation

United Way of El Paso County’s Young Leaders Society (YLS) is helping increase civic awareness on poverty by hosting a Community Action Poverty Simulation on June 21, 2014 as part of United Way United Way Worldwide’s annual Day of A

Bowl for Kids’ Sake Fundraiser benefitting Big Brothers Big Sisters

The community is invited to help raise money to support Big Brothers Big Sisters mentoring services. The 15th Annual Bowl for Kids’ Sake fundraiser will be held Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Bowl El Paso.

Fire crews respond to lower valley house fire

El Paso Firefighters responded to a house fire early Tuesday morning.

Saluting an Army veteran who is a few months away from a milestone

Tuesday's Service Salute was sent in by Marie Solera. She wanted to honor her dad, Henry Solera.