"I remember attending the grand opening of Winrock in the fall of 1960. We no longer had to shop at Nob Hill or downtown.Stromberg Men's Wear, Paris Shoe Store and Cook Sporting Goods all had nice stores at Winrock. Albuquerque National…"
"Kathryn and Sam Mateo,southwest corner. The exising building was a Phillips 66 service station in 1955. I believe the owner's son was named Paul Pizzoli. The area east to Louisiana was a very nice residential area with many professional people."
"Close but no cigar. It's Central Avenue from the mouth of Tijeras Canyon to the top of Nine Mile Hill. Looks like a scene from Juarez. Old John S., the Joads and Will R. would roll over in their graves if they could see The…"
"So what is there to understand? And New Mexico isn't any different than any other state.What came down near Corona in the summer of 1947 was a high altitude balloon array and a radar target.We will still be here come December22 Princess…"
"In our part of Nebraska, it's hard to find an Obama sign to steal. We are voting for Obama,probaly two of about ten in this town of 1950 who will vote for Obama. Sarah Palin just called to solicit a vote for that tinhorn fourflusher whom I…"
"Well when I was growing up in Albuquerque in the forties and fifties,individuals who had been dead for decades voted in some northern counties. Rio Arriba was probably the worst for downright voter fraud. My grandma always said that it…"
We still believe in rock and roll, that music can change your mortal soul. And that oldies and friendly people can be just the ticket to put you in a great mood.We still have 45s and LPs and we listen to Real Oldies 1600!See More
"KOB has always been the leader in news. When I was growing up in Albuquerque, KOB and KGGM were the only radio stations in town. KOB was first with TV. I think it was 1952. There was a hardware store in the 8300 block of Central NE that had a…"
"My cable provider didn't cary Breaking Bad last year because of the asking price. The show is back on this season. So what happened to that butt-ugly Aztec that Walt drove? I was hoping that someone would use a HellFire missle to blown it to…"
This group allows people from all over to have discussions regarding ABQ, talk about what the city needs to improve in and where we think Albuquerque is headed. For anyone who loves Albuquerque, this is for you.
"Bring back the days of George Mahoney and his sidekick in nonsense,Art Tillery. Listened to those two every morning on my way to classes at College of Saint Joseph on the Rio Grande. Hard to believe it has been over a half centurty since I…"