Archive for May, 2011

The Cure for Prostate Cancer with Dr. Marc Cox

May 31, 2011 No Comments by Patrick

Every year in the United States, over 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer, and every year 32,000 men die because of it. In fact, prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among men, behind lung cancer, and the front line in the fight against the disease is right here in El Paso.

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Is this the End for Viva El Paso?

May 31, 2011 4 Comments by Danielle

Each summer, El Pasoans and tourists look forward to the colorful theatrical performance known as Viva El Paso. Singers, dancers and many other performers from the area display their talents in the summer-long showcase sponsored by the El Paso Association for Performing Arts. However, recently, two big stains on the show’s reputation have many wondering if El Paso is witnessing the beginning of the end for Viva El Paso.

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On the Bayou: An El Pasoan in New Orleans

May 31, 2011 No Comments by Vicky

I held on to my fiancé’s hand, tensing up my shoulders all the while enjoying this exhilarating ride with the humid Louisiana air hitting my face. I had no idea what to expect. I was just excited that we had finally stepped into the land of so many legendary jazz performers.

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Mission Trail Art Market

May 31, 2011 1 Comment by Rachel

Words & Photos by Rachel Escobar The Mission Trail Art Market, located in San Elizario at the Veteran’s Memorial Plaza, was founded in 2009 to promote local artists and craftsmen.  Although it is small and somewhat quaint, over 50 regional artists showcase their respective mediums every Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. come rain [...]

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El Paso Pro Musica: A Call to Volunteers & Seasonal Excitement

May 31, 2011 1 Comment

As one of El Paso’s most respected nonprofit organizations, El Paso Pro Musica has evolved from chamber music to local cultural catalyst. Each year the organization pushes to bring world-renowned artists to our border metroplex to promote the arts and the 2011-2012 concert season seems to be no different.

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Acceptance, Awareness & Love: PrideFest 2011

May 31, 2011 No Comments

The main goal of PrideFest 2011 is to communicate ideals such as unity, acceptance and diversity. Despite, the uplifting message, its hard to ignore that in recent months, El Pasoans have seen an onslaught of violence and intolerance towards the gay community.

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They do the Cherry Picking for You: MaxMina Consigned Designs

May 31, 2011 No Comments

MaxMina Consigned Designs opened exactly one year ago in June of 2010 when Patricia Martin and Carol Vasquez decided to sell contemporary, high-end fashions in good to perfect condition. Co-Owner Patricia Martin sat down with TSM to let us in on her fashion secrets and what it means to be a consignor.

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Hockey Player for a Day: El Paso Rhino’s Community Training Center

May 31, 2011 No Comments

In 1996 Nike launched an ad campaign to promote hockey; one of their slogans was, “There’s a little hockey in everyone.” The El Paso Rhinos have the perfect solution for El Pasoans who may be looking to channel their inner Wayne Gretzky or Happy Gilmore.

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The Man Essentials: Neat Feet

May 31, 2011 No Comments

Yes, it’s summertime. Yes, it’s time for flip-flops. NO, you cannot go out with raunchy feet. It’s time to get your feet in flip-flop shape.

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TSM’s Bachelors

May 31, 2011 22 Comments

The time has finally come to introduce TSM’s bachelors to you. Aside from being handsome, charming and driven, these bachelors all have the, dare we say, balls to stand up for a good cause.

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