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El Paso's signature 'smart growth' development preparing for next phase

El Paso's signature smart growth development is getting ready to enter its second phase with the openings of new housing, retail, and restaurant spaces.

El Paso's signature 'smart growth' development preparing for next phase

El Paso's signature smart growth development is getting ready to enter its second phase with the openings of new housing, retail, and restaurant spaces.

Downtown run to raise money for El Paso's homeless

Homelessness is a growing problem here in the Borderland. In fact, it's estimated that more than 1,400 people in this city don't have a place to call home, but you can help.

Criminal complaint: Relative allegedly forces teen into sexual act

Doña Ana County Sheriff Office investigators are dealing with what they're calling a rare hate crime case.

Mexico policy change creates big back-ups at the border

Border wait times can be a headache, but imagine waiting more than an entire day to cross into Mexico.

Urban beekeeping has the Borderland buzzing

If you've been "combing" through the classifieds looking for a new hobby or a way to make some extra cash, then look no farther than your backyard. The Borderland is seeing a big boom in urban beekeepers.

Chihuahuas' Galvez goes 1-2 in All-Star game

El Paso Chihuahuas infielder Jonathan Galvez went 1-2 with an RBI in the Minor League Baseball Triple-A All-Star game at Durham Park in Durham, North Carolina.  Galvez is batting .296 this season for El Paso, with 7 home runs, 30 RBI, and

Vacation Bible School teaches Fort Bliss children

On the first day of Vacation Bible School, volunteer teacher Monica Tew cordoned off 10 students behind yellow caution tape and gave them a brief taste of what it might have felt like to have leprosy during Jesus’ time.

Combat kitchen serves up Soldier morale while in the field

Napoleon Bonaparte once said, “An Army marches on its stomach.” For the food service specialists in 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division, their mission during the Network Integration Evaluation 14.2 was to ensure troops in

El Paso radiology center forced to close

Medicare cuts are hitting local companies hard. Imaging El Paso, a radiology center downtown, has watched its income shrink by 70 percent since the cuts kicked in and now has no choice but to close and turn away 27,000 patients.

ANAMARC owners giving no timeline for submittal of assistance plans

ANAMARC owners are warning their former students their placement process is "complicated and takes time."

Socorro ISD superintendent gets contract extension, pay raise

In a unanimous decision on Tuesday, the Socorro ISD school board voted to extend superintendent Dr. Jose Espinoza’s contract another two years taking it through 2019. Espinoza also received a 10 percent pay raise.

Acting secretary of VA will visit El Paso

The acting secretary of the Veterans Administration will visit El Paso Friday. Secretary Sloan Gibson will tour the VA Medical Center and visit with local VA leadership, employees, and stakeholders.

Denton council punts fracking ban proposal to voters

  Voters will decide whether this North Texas college town will become the state's first city to ban hydraulic fracturing.