Friday, October 17, 2014 - 11:31am

El Paso

Dr. Deepak Chopra to speak in El Paso as part of new UMC series

Renowned author, public speaker and physician Deepak Chopra will visit El Paso to kick off the University Medical Center Foundation Health & Wellness Speaker Series. 

GECU presents 7th Annual Chalk the Block Public Arts Festival kicks off October 10th

On October 10-12, 2014, the City of El Paso Museums and Cultural Affairs Department (MCAD) in partnership with the El Paso Community Foundation will host the 7th Annual Chalk the Block Public Arts Festival sponsored by GECU.

Ground breaks Thursday for Campbell Apartments near Downtown

A South El Paso neighborhood near Downtown will see a brand new apartment building rise within about twelve months, just one block south of Paisano Drive.

Auto thefts on the rise in El Paso

The El Paso Police Department say that auto thefts are on the rise in El Paso since the beginning of the year, compared with the same time period last year.

Two more babies test positive for TB, total stands at 8

Two more babies have tested positive for tuberculosis, bringing the total number of positive tests to eight, according to EP Public Health Officials.

Tricky Falls to host 'Gearage Sale' this Sunday

Musicians and gear heads are invited to participate in Tricky Falls ‘Gearage Sale’ where anyone that has music gear such as guitar amps, microphones, drums, guitars, DJ gear, PA systems, lighting, etc.

Looking for something to do this weekend??

THURSDAY History Happy Hour October 9 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. El Paso Museum of History 510 N. Santa Fe St. $6 Admission Free for Members

Tiguas 'pleased' with court hearing, awaiting Speaking Rock decision

The Tiguas got their day in court, and now the tribe says it’s ready for what comes next.

Miner Mania pep rally kicks off UTEP centennial homecoming festivities

Miner Mania is officially underway in El Paso, and it started pretty early Wednesday morning.

Lighted arches illuminate downtown bridges

Drivers through Downtown El Paso may have noticed a much brighter commute overnight. Arches are beginning to illuminate the Downtown Bridges, as part of the ongoing TxDot I-10 renovation project.

UPDATE: Woman in Sunday evening crash dies

UPDATE: El Paso Police confirmed that 43-year-old Cynthia Mendoza has died as a result of injuries sustained in Sunday night's crash.

Mid-day robber: Man threatens clerk with boxcutter

Crime Stoppers need the community's assistance identifying a man who brazenly robbed a west El Paso Seven Eleven in broad daylight last week.

Early detection is the best protection

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It's an opportunity to increase awareness of the disease.

Community closet opens inside an El Paso Middle School

A new community closet is opening inside an El Paso Middle School hoping to give everyone a shot at success.

'Handful' of El Paso patients being tested for enterovirus 68

As the number of confirmed U.S. cases of enterovirus 68 climbed to 628 on Tuesday, El Paso health officials told NewsChannel 9 a “handful” of local patients are being tested for the illness.