Archive for August, 2011

Introducing J. Luxe Boutique

Aug 30, 2011 6 Comments by Amy

“Stacking a ridiculous amount of bracelets together, platform booties and rose gold.” These are three of local fashion connoisseur and owner of the new J. Luxe Boutique, Jessica Escalante’s, trending topics right now.

Look, Women's Fashion Read more

Support a UTEP Athlete at Orange Fever Fiesta

Aug 18, 2011 No Comments by David

By David Pacheco On Friday, August 26 at 6:30 pm, the Miner Athletic Club will be hosting the Orange Fever Fiesta which is their biggest fund raiser of the year. This year’s Orange Fever Fiesta will be hosted by Archie Manning (Peyton and Eli’s dad) and it will be held at the exquisite Grace Gardens [...]

Culture, Daily Read more

Miners of Midway: Vittatoe and Adams make their NFL Debut

Aug 18, 2011 1 Comment by David

By David Pacheco Vittatoe to Adams was the equivalent of Montana to Rice or Aikman to Irvin these past four seasons here at UTEP and now, these two former Miners made their NFL debuts this past weekend. QB Trevor Vittatoe and WR Kris Adams both signed with the Chicago Bears as rookie undrafted free agents [...]

Daily Read more

8 Social Networking Smarts for your Business

Aug 01, 2011 1 Comment by TSM Staff

Known for his antics with local gossip blog, The Mutha Effing Prince and as the Social Networking Manager for The Stanton Magazine, Vasquez recently ventured into the world of public relations. His new company, SOCIALite Media Group, is set on helping others increase their friends, followers, and ultimately, customer base. The TSM crew decided to share the wealth, though, and asked Vasquez to divulge a few secrets and tips to implement at your nine-to-five.

Entrepreneurs, News Read more

It’s Game Time at The Pitch

Aug 01, 2011 4 Comments

Upon entering The Pitch, located at 2900 N. Mesa St, patrons are presented with the feeling of walking out of the tunnel and on to the field on game day; all that’s missing is the cheerleaders.

Read more

Subrosa Nation

Aug 01, 2011 No Comments

Homegrown El Paso, takes on a melodically new meaning when it comes to Subrosa Union. The reggae-rock band comprised of El Pasoans Michael Anaya, Chris Paulos, Paul Valenzuela, Marc Martell may have started off in an eastside garage, but now, these former locals are regular performers at the likes of South by Southwest and other large scale music festivals.

Read more

La Casa Del Puro: Cigar Lounge and Shop Opens for Business

Aug 01, 2011 2 Comments

On July 8, local cigar enthusiast Pastor Crespo Jr. lit the first match when his new lounge, La Casa Del Puro, opened its doors for business. The stand-alone 2,000-square-foot shop, is nestled in the heart of downtown El Paso, but offering premium, aged and expert-picked cigars from all across the globe, this shop and lounge has a cosmopolitan appeal.

Read more

El Paso Politicos: 3 Local Bloggers Worth Listening To

Aug 01, 2011 2 Comments

Last month, we brought you a sneak peak at what goes on behind the scenes at the Lion Star Blog, the entertaining and debate-inspiring political blog of El Paso’s left wing. Turns out, however, that Jaime Abeytia, the writer behind LSB, is not alone in his quest to spark local insight and activism.

Read more

Plaza Classic Film Festival: Interview with Artistic Director, Charles Horak

Aug 01, 2011 No Comments

Cinephile is a term Charles Horak, artistic director for the Plaza Classic Film Festival, uses to describe himself and his passion for film. TSM had the privilege of speaking with Horak–a revered role model to film lovers.

Read more

Living with Bipolar Disorder

Aug 01, 2011 6 Comments

She gets herself ready, leaves her room with a trail of her favorite Michael Kors perfume following her, pours her coffee and leaves for work. She not only possess a high title in the business world for a successful overseas company, she also possess a disorder that affects 3.9% of the adult population in the United States. She is bipolar.

Read more