Maria Cortes Gonzalez, El Paso Times

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El Paso Times

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YWCA daycare workers keep caring for children of essential workers amid COVID-19

Four YWCA day cares have stayed open since the start of the coronavirus pandemic and are getting ready to open two summer camps. Find out more. → Read More

Drive-in movie series coming to El Paso County Coliseum

An El Faso company is planning a drive-in movie experience at the El Paso County Coliseum. Find out more. → Read More

COVID-19: El Paso County teachers end school year with uncertainty, no students in rooms

It's a heartbreaking scene in classrooms all over El Paso County: teachers packing up belongings for students they didn't get to bid farewell. → Read More

El Paso Chihuahuas' Chico for hire for car parades amid COVID-19 pandemic

Planning a graduation or birthday car parade amid coronavirus? Here's how to add a special guest! → Read More

COVID-19 precautions: Safety measures you will find as top gyms reopen in El Paso

Wondering whether to return to the gym? Find out what the top gyms in El Paso are doing to make you feel safe amid the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Sweet! Krispy Kreme to offer free doughnuts to 2020 graduates

Your high school senior feeling down about postponed graduations? Take him or her to Krispy Kreme for a sweet deal May 19. → Read More

Catholic churches in rural areas can have limited opening because of low COVID-19 cases

Catholic churches in rural areas can have limited opening because of low COVID-19 cases → Read More

'I wanted to step outside my comfort zone': Former El Pasoan to be on 'America's Got Talent'

The 15th season of "America's Got Talent" premieres Tuesday, and it will include an impressionist from El Paso. Find out more. → Read More

Clint Independent School District seniors surprised with Class of 2020 yard signs

Clint Independent School District seniors surprised with Class of 2020 yard signs. The district is making 780 students feel special. → Read More

What to know about visiting parks in New Mexico during COVID-19 pandemic

Itching to get out of the house? Here is what you need to know about visiting state and national parks in New Mexico during the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

Spotify series will bring family of famed El Pasoan Jimmy Chagra to spotlight

Family members of late drug kingpin Jimmy Chagra will revisit their father's legacy and an alleged hit on a U.S. judge in Spotify, 'Son of a Hitman.' → Read More

El Paso's Sun City Pride Cancels 2020 Pride Month events due to fears of COVID-19

One of the city's biggest Pride events for El Paso's LGBTQ community will be canceled this year because of the threat of COVID-19. → Read More

El Paso business owners weigh risks, need for re-opening amid end of COVID-19 stay home order

El Paso business owners ponder decision to open Friday as stay-at-home order expires. Find out what they have to say. → Read More

Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare to resume surgeries, procedures Monday

Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare to resume surgeries, procedures Monday. Officials say they are taking the appropriate precautions to do so. → Read More

El Pasoans recovered from COVID-19 are asked to donate plasma to help other patients

El Pasoans recovered from COVID-19 are asked to donate plasma to help other patients through their antibodies. Find out how. → Read More

Fito's in El Paso can deliver Tacograms with love during COVID-19 shutdown

Want to show someone in El Paso you're missing them? Send them a Tacogram from Fito's in El Paso. → Read More

Young El Pasoans produce catchy coronavirus song inspired by Billy Joel hit

The coronavirus inspired two El Pasoans to rewrite a Billy Joel hit into a viral song about dismal times. Find out more about the performers. → Read More

Facebook page lets El Pasoans help high school seniors celebrate despite COVID-19 pandemic

A Facebook page that lets El Pasoans "adopt" El Paso high school seniors to honor their achievements despite the coronavirus pandemic is trending. → Read More

Comfort Catering says, 'thank you' to health care workers with meals from local restaurants

With the support of El Paso volunteers and donors, Comfort Catering delivers meals to health care workers that were prepared by local restaurants. → Read More

COVID-19 pandemic: First responders, health care workers get early shopping hours at Sam's

COVID-19 first responders and health care workers get their own early shopping hours at Sam's starting April 19. → Read More