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Photos: A face only a mother could love

image034Dusty Henson of El Paso Saddleblanket Company knows how to draw a big crowd at his store, invite 4,000 dogs! Click here to view photos from the 3rd annual dog lover fair.


Events: Sixteen Candles at McKelligon Canyon

sixteencandlesRelive your best high school memories and go see Sixteen Candles this weekend in McKelligon Canyon, for FREE. Click here for show times.

Help the animals

The 3rd annual Dog Lover’s Fair will be at the El Paso Saddleblanket this weekend and there will be fun, food, music, exhibits, contests, prizes. The proceeds for this event will be donated to the Humane Society of El Paso.


Hail storm photo contest

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Do you have any great pictures of our recent hail storm? Submit them to Dent Magic at and you could win a cash prize.

Lemony Snicket at the Plaza

Daniel Handler, who wrote the Series of Unfortunate Events book series, will be at the Plaza Theater on Oct. at 5 p.m. Titled Merry Moments of Music and Mischief, the night will be one of “wit, humor and brilliance.” There will be a book selling and signing 4-7 p.m. in the Plaza Theater lobby.

Buy tickets here

More info here

Book Fair with A-list performers

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The Great Southwest Book Fair will be held at the Main Library, Saturday  Oct. 31, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The lineup includes, authors Joe Hayes, Xavier Garza, Graciela Limon, Claudia Martinez, Rich Mussler and Hal Marcus. Carlos Fuentes, an internationally  renowned author will be at the Plaza Theater from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The book fair will include spooky stories, trick or treat parade with costumes and candy. For more info check out the El Paso Public Library on the web.

Looking for a few good toys


The The El Paso Convention & Performing Arts Centers are teaming up with the Toys for Tots, a non-profit manned by the United States Marine Corps.

To take part, you can bring new, unwrapped toys to these events.

– Jazz on the Rocks ( Oct. 8, 8 p.m.) McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre

– Movies in the Canyon ( Oct. 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30, and 31, 7 p.m. & 9:30 p.m.) McKelligon Canyon Amphitheatre

-Celtic Woman ( Nov. 14, 8 p.m.) Plaza Theatre

– Great Russian Nutcracker (Dec. 20, 4 & 8 p.m.) Plaza Theatre

For more info visit the El Paso Convention & Performing Art Centers or Toys for Tots

Hope and Anchor: Friends, Family and Media Night


The epic patio bar is now open and everyone is invited to have an epic time! Poster design by El Paso Media Group’s former Art Director, Armando Alvarez.

For the tale of the opening of El Paso’s newest landmark click here.

Plaid is not just for hunters!


Armoire presents the “Dressed to Kill” clothing line, which includes tees and other items.

Pens by Glenn Davis at Susan Eisen

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Touted as the first show of its kind in El Paso, you can witness the spectacle of wacky pens and watches this Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Susan Eisen Fine Jewelry & Watches.