el chuco

Is Saying ‘El Chuco’ Just Frontin’?
I was reading the newspaper on Sunday, and I ran across a column that talked about a very popular nickname for El Paso.  I've never used 'El Chuco' before, and honestly, had never heard it used a lot until about 3 years ago.  What about you?
‘El Chuco’ Is Finally On the Map
TWITTER USERS PREFER EL CHUCO: City nicknames can help in establishing a communities identity and marketing. El Paso, for example, is often referred to and marketed as The Sun City. But there's another nickname we're known by.