Micah Ortega, left, and his father, Jim Ortega, perform outside the Swiss Bistro & Bakery on a recent evening. Micah Ortega graces street corners across Santa Fe dressed as Captain America, a chef and other characters to attract shoppers to local businesses through his own enterprise, Second Glance Promotions. Sometimes his father joins him. Jane Phillips/The New Mexican
Posted: Saturday, June 7, 2014 10:44 pm
Standing on a street corner in a jalapeño costume wasn’t exactly Micah Ortega’s goal in life.
Ortega, who grew up in a charismatic church in Texas, set out to be a doctor and a missionary, healing the sick in Africa while trying to convert them to Christianity.
Saturday, June 7, 2014 10:44 pm.