El Paso residents have been betrayed by City Attorney Sylvia Borunda Firth, Reader says

Buy Photo El Pasoans have been betrayed The citizens of El Paso can only feel disgusted and betrayed by the latest scandal rocking city hall! City Attorney Silvia Borunda Firth’s misconduct in not being honest about her husband’s business interest in the "Chinese laundry" and hiring a family member to do legal work for the […]


El Paso Commissioners OKs July 4th fireworks display at Ascarate Park

For the first time since 2005, there will be a firework display on Independence Day at Ascarate Park. Aileen B. Flores/El Paso Times (Photo: RUDY GUTIERREZ / EL PASO TIMES) For the first time since 2005, there will be a firework display on Independence Day at Ascarate Park. El Paso County Commissioners Court on Monday […]


El Paso residents hold car wash to help pay for toddler’s cancer treatment

The car wash lasted until 4 p.m. at Viva Power Sports on 1045 Magruder Street. In a matter of months, two-year-old Mia Ojeda has undergone more than twenty surgeries for her stage four neuroblastoma. Mia’s mother says she has undergone twenty surgeries since she was diagnosed last September. "Mia is one of the strongest little […]


From food trucks to restaurants: El Paso chefs serve up BBQ, ramen and burgers in new digs

Here are the guidelines that food trucks in El Paso need to follow to operate Wochit The words restaurant owner certainly sound good to Randy Garcia, who opened his brick and mortar location of Chase the Taste in November of 2017 in the Northeast. But don’t get him wrong. Garcia still has a strong connection […]

Sun City Craft Beer Festival in downtown El Paso

Patrons play a game of human foosball in the plaza in front of the El Paso Convention Center during the 6th Annual Sun City Craft Beer Festival Saturday in downtown El Paso. 50 breweries are represented with over 150 types of beers available for tasting, said Nahum Avila, event co-producer. The majority are local breweries […]

Silver Alert issued for missing El Paso woman, Beatriz Pulido-Medina, of the Lower Valley

Tips on what to do when someone you care about goes missing. Wochit (Photo: Courtesy El Paso Police Department) El Paso police on Thursday issued a Silver Alert for a 77-year-old woman with dementia who was last seen Wednesday evening at her Lower Valley home. Beatriz Pulido-Medina’s family found out Thursday that she was missing, […]

FC Dallas-El Paso director brings passion, pipeline to Sun City soccer

FC Dallas-El Paso director Mike Lopez talks about how he got his start in directing the sport. Bret Bloomquist/El Paso Times Buy Photo Mike Lopez always planned to devote his life to soccer, to teaching the game and growing the sport to all ages. That’s a path that led the 1989 Bel Air graduate to […]