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  1. El Paso, Juarez a model for border cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | El Paso Times

    U.S. Rep. for District 23, Will Hurd addressed attendees at the monthly meeting of the Central Business Association. The other U.S.-Mexico border cities should replicate the way El Paso and Juarez work together on border security and crossing issues, U.S. Rep. William Hurd, R-Texas, said Friday while in El Paso.

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  2. Teen stabbed to death in Northeast El PasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | El Paso Times

    A 19-year-old man was stabbed to death Friday night after a fight in Northeast El Paso, officials said. Cesar Gutierrez, who is from Chaparral, N. M., was stabbed after a fight at about 9 p.m. in the 10400 block of Rushing Road near Sun Valley Drive, El Paso Police Department officials said.

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  3. Nevada Museum of Art opens unique Lake Tahoe exhibit in RenoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | El Paso Times

    The first major historical art survey of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra's infamous Donner Pass takes an ambitious trip through two centuries, highlighting the roles of Native Americans and railroad barons and the tourists and scientists trying to halt the loss of clarity in the azure waters. "Tahoe: A Visual History" opened Saturday at the Nevada Museum of Art, featuring more than 400 objects by 175 painters, photographers, architects, basket weavers and sculptors.

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  4. El Paso's Danika Luevano becomes dancing dynamoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | El Paso Times

    In the span of two years, Danika Luevano has gone from dancing around the living room to being a dancing dynamo with a growing collection of trophies. After winning a regional competition in El Paso, Luevano went to Oklahoma City, and Anaheim, Calif., recently and came back with winning titles.

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  5. City to take over lighting sequence of Airway public artRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | El Paso Times

    The colorful public art installation lights up Interstate 10 at Airway Boulevard. The sculptures are part of a multiyear, 170-million plan to beautify I-10 from Hawkins Boulevard to Executive Center Boulevard. 1 comment

  6. Tiempo calendar: Whiskey Shivers, Haunted Brothel TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | El Paso Times

    Whiskey Shivers will perform country music at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the State Line restaurant, 1222 Sunland Park. The concert is part of the 2015 Rudolph Chevrolet-Honda-Mazda-VW Free Live Music Series.

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  7. Book tour starts in El Paso for 'The Men of Company E'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | El Paso Times

    Samuel Ortega and Arnulfo Hernandez Jr. will use El Paso as the launching pad for a Texas tour promoting their recently published book "The Men of Company E: Toughest Chicano Soldiers of World War II." Ortega, a writer from Sacramento, Calif., was visiting El Paso in 2013 doing research for a book on Mexican Revolution leader Francisco "Pancho" Villa.

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  8. El Paso's bike-share program launching in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 9 | El Paso Times

    Claudia Zarazua and Ruben Mancha utilize the city's bike-sharing program to run errands around the downtown area on Saturday, June 25, 2011. The couple ditched their car about two years ago and have used public transportation and most recently the bike-program to get around town.

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  9. US officials ask judge not to end immigrant family detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | El Paso Times

    SAN ANTONIO >> The U.S. government has asked a federal judge to reconsider her ruling calling for the immediate release of children and their mothers caught entering the U.S. illegally from Mexico, saying recent changes mean federal authorities are no longer violating a ban on holding immigrant children in secure facilities. In late July, U.S. District Judge Dolly Gee ordered the release of all children from immigrant family detention centers "without unnecessary delay," along with any mothers not deemed a flight or national security risk.

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  10. El Paso highways see additional high-mast lightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | El Paso Times

    El Paso has been following a statewide trend in favoring high-mast lighting systems on highways because they light a greater area, are cheaper and limit light pollution, transportation officials said. In the last few months, half-mast lighting was added on Interstate 10 from Viscount Boulevard to Zaragoza Road, part of the ongoing project in that section of the freeway.

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  11. Lawyers: Immigrant moms forced to wear ankle monitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | El Paso Times

    Lawyers representing immigrant mothers held in a South Texas detention center say the women have been denied counsel and coerced into accepting ankle-monitoring bracelets as a condition of release, even after judges made clear that paying their bonds would suffice. In a letter Monday to Sarah Saldana, director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the leaders of a volunteer lawyers' project said they were "dismayed by the lack of transparency, and the coercion, disorganization, and confusion" surrounding recent releases.

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  12. Arts digest: Soldier artists ready for Museum of Art showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | El Paso Times

    El Paso artists have been volunteering to teach art to Fort Bliss soldiers through a program sponsored by the El Paso Art Association and the post's office of Morale, Welfare and Recreation. The "Soldier Art Workshops" show will have an opening reception from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the museum.

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  13. Musical notes: El Paso band directors represented at conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | El Paso Times

    The Texas Bandmasters Association is having its annual summer convention this weekend in San Antonio, and El Paso will have a large representation at the event. This convention is actually being held concurrently with the summer conventions for the Texas Orchestra Directors Association and the Texas Choral Directors Association. 1 comment

  14. Trump: Hispanics love meRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | El Paso Times

    Ever sure of himself, Donald Trump paid a whirlwind visit to the Mexico border Thursday and predicted Hispanics would love him - "they already do" - because as president he'd grab jobs back from overseas and give more opportunity to those who live in the U.S. legally. "There's great danger with the illegals," the Republican presidential contender told reporters.

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  15. Viva Big BendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | El Paso Times

    Some like the challenge of conquering the massive canyons, while others enjoy the hidden spots along scenic drives and remote highways heading into Alpine. For four days - Thursday through Sunday - the majestic beauty of mountains, plains, desert and prairies will be the backdrop to the fourth annual Viva Big Bend, a music and arts festival in four West Texas towns.

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  16. YISD trustee to get results of survey into bond issue failureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | El Paso Times

    Ysleta Independent School District trustees Friday will be given the results of a survey on the defeat of $451-million bond sale in May and how to move ahead with another bond sale. The Board of Trustees Friday will have a special board meeting to review the final report from VLK Architects Inc. The Fort Worth based firm was paid $60,000 to develop a timeline for the facilities master plan as well as educational and technical guidelines such as special education classroom dimensions.

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  17. EPISD trying to stem "jarring" number of students removed for disciplineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | El Paso Times

    EL PASO TIMES Raymond Telles Academy Assistant Principal Laurie Montes stands in the hallway of the Downtown school. The academy has served as an alternative school for EPISD since 1994 when it officially opened.

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  18. Feds call for end of long-term detention of migrant familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | El Paso Times

    In this July 31, 2014 file photo, a suggestion box hangs on the wall outside of the hair salon at the Karnes County Residential Center, in Karnes City, Texas. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says federal officials are making "substantial changes" to end the long-term detention of migrant families who are being held mainly at two large facilities in Texas.

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  19. 'Great Streets'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | El Paso Times

    El Paso residents will get a chance Monday to give their views on what they consider to be an ideal street and major corridor. "Streets are more than just asphalt and concrete, they are important public spaces which bind neighborhoods and help make up the fabric of a city," said Fred Lopez, who oversees the City of El Paso's Capital Improvement Program, including street resurfacing and street reconstruction.

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  20. City of El Paso convenes final community meeting for 'great streets'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | El Paso Times

    El Paso residents will get a chance Monday to give their views on what they consider to be an ideal street and major corridor. "Streets are more than just asphalt and concrete, they are important public spaces which bind neighborhoods and help make up the fabric of a city," said Fred Lopez, who oversees the City of El Paso's Capital Improvement Program, including street resurfacing and street reconstruction. 11 comments

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