While my heart will always belong to the blues, reggae is a close second. The Harder They Come soundtrack was one of my favorite albums as a kid and is still in constant rotation in my playlists. I love reggae.
Back in 1993, three La Cueva students felt the same way about reggae and…Continue
Last weekend ten of us met up at Albuquerque's latest national chain to shoot zombies, eat bar food, and drink alcoholic beverages. All three things happened, it's true. But here's why none of us want to return.
It's great to see two of New Mexico's four rural colleges from opposite sides of the state get together in the big city -- Albuquerque -- for a basketball doubleheader featuring the men's and women's teams.
Hopefully there will be a big crowd, with Albuquerqueans on the rosters of these teams from Silver City (Western New Mexico University) and Portales (Eastern New Mexico University).. About half of the roster members are New Mexicans, unlike…Continue
Added by Ben Moffett on November 21, 2014 at 12:09pm — No Comments
Do yourself a favor and take a break from buying yams and stuffing and go out and do something fun!
Friday, November 21
Did everyone know about this but me? How could you keep this a secret, Albuquerque?
It's hard to believe the bosque is home to one of Albuquerque's old dumps, but it's a glorious open air mosaic surrounded by a canopy of cottonwoods. What's really fun is that it predates the widespread use of plastic and foam, so it's almost all…Continue
It’s that time of year – time for UNM’s 2014 Richard W. Etulain Lecture in Regional History. This year’s topic will be of interest to DCF readers as it takes on questions of "History, Democracy, and the Media in the Southwest."
Did you know that Small Business Saturday is November 29? Small Business Saturday is a great way to avoid the crush of Black Friday at the mall and big box stores, and a way to support local…
runs through The American psyche almost as importantly as…Continue
Added by D Johnson on November 19, 2014 at 7:57am — No Comments
Couldn't resist. I had to go to the Levitated Toy Factory open house and check out this mystery business. Through the crush of people I was able to take a few photographs of what happens behind their doors. There were giant cardboard structures and small cardboard pieces for people to play with. Their …Continue
NOB HILL--Feeding pigeons is a criminal act...feeding feral pigeons, that is. Even if you have a regular old bird feeder and it attracts “significant numbers of pigeons” or creates “conditions that constitute a pigeon nuisance” you can be fined. Of course, warm-hearted souls who sit on park benches and toss…Continue
Albuquerque has a lot to offer for families of all sizes – it’s just figuring out what you would like to do as a family. If you are looking for a museum, there are a total of 19 museums in Albuquerque. Of course, there are also a number of outdoor activities offered as well.
At Cliff’s amusement park, visitors can find everything from roller coasters and smaller rides to water slides and a lazy river. Included is one of the world’s top 25 roller coasters, known as the New Mexico…Continue
Added by Matt Meyers on November 18, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments