Words by Farzad Farrokhnia I felt almost as excited as I used to get in 5th grade when I’d rush home after school to catch old episodes of The Justice League on Cartoon Network. It was only 2pm and I was already well into my work day. I was excited because earlier that day, I [...]
This month, Vicky made her way to Proper Printshop– relatively new addition to the El Paso small business club. Having been around for quite a few years as Knuckle Board Shop (primarily a skate shop, occasionally a custom-t shop), Proper Printshop takes advantage of the combined design skills and detail-orientedness of Mark Martinez and Ferny Gonzalez. Thanks to these two guys, Vicky is now an expert (and we use the term lightly) at screen printing. Just like a lady, she did it Proper.
On Saturday, July 16, 2011, the Farm Workers Center in El Paso will be screening the award-winning documentary “The Garden.” The film is centered around a 14-acre farming community in south central Los Angeles which has been growing for over 13 years. Attendees will also be privy to a Q&A session with one community activist/farmer who plays [...]