Monday, November 24, 2014 - 2:16pm

El Paso

EPFD respond to blaze in vacant east El Paso home

El Paso Fire Department was dispatched to a condition 2 fire in East El Paso Tuesday.

Central El Paso roads to become two-way streets

Two El Paso roads are one step closer to being converted to two-way streets as part of road conversion project by the City of El Paso Department Transportation (EPDoT).

Step Right Up! Get your tickets for the 7th Annual Monster's Ball benefiting Creative Kids

The 7th Annual Monsters Ball Under the Big Top benefiting Creative Kids will be the 'Greatest Show on Earth!' The annual event will be held Friday, October 24th from 7pm-12am.  Tickets are $75.

Convicted felon from Georgia sentenced for kidnapping

A 27-year-old man from Georgia has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm during an interstate kidnapping.

Two sons in the Navy and one very proud mother

Wednesday's Service Salute was sent in by Susie Marquez.

Lincoln Center supporters: TXDoT has other options for I-10/Border Hwy connector

The Lincoln Park Conservation Committee held a meeting Tuesday night at the Café Mayapan to provide an update on their efforts to stop the demolition of the Lincoln Center in South El Paso.

EPISD to donate leftover lunches to Opportunity Center

Extra lunches at El Paso Independent School District will be donated to the Opportunity Center. That decision from EPISD's board of managers Tuesday night.

Former EPISD administrator pleads guilty in scandal

The former head of the Priority Schools Division under former El Paso Independent School District superintendent Lorenzo Garcia pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday on a single conspiracy charge.

First day early voting turnout higher than last comparable election

The tally is in for the first day of early voting, and more El Pasoans turned out than for the first day in the last gubernatorial election.

UPDATE: Pedestrian involved in Thursday crash has died

UPDATE #2: Police say that 56-year-old Gloria Fong-Talamante died on Friday as a result of injuries sustained when she was struck by a car on Montana near Ochoa Street in Central El Paso Wednesday.

Fort Bliss soldier dies from injuries sustained in motorcycle crash

UPDATE: El Paso Police confirm that 23-year-old Andre Simpson died on Friday, October 17th as a result of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle motorcycle crash on Thursday afternoon near Chapin High School.

EPPD: Man found dead linked to officer drive-by, woman's murder

El Paso Police investigators tell NewsChannel 9 they believe the man found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound is the suspect in the murder of a woman, as well as the drive-by shooting that left a local policeman in stable condition.

UTEP Receives $1.2 Million Grant to prepare bilingual speech language pathologists

The University of Texas at El Paso has received a grant from the U.S.

Employees encouraged to ditch the desk and join the Flying Horse Half Marathon & 5K Workplace Race

Workplaces across El Paso are taking the challenge to ditch their desks and push themselves toward the Finish Line at the Flying Horse Half Marathon & 5K Workplace Race.

Cut for the Cure to benefit Susan G. Komen El Paso

On Sunday, October 26th from 12:00pm-5:00pm, Gatzel Hair & Nails (1875 Saul Kleinfeld) will be hosting a Cut of the Cure™ in conjunction with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.