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What's In A Name?

International District, Nob Hill, Wells Park, Barelas, Snow Heights, Ridgecrest, Los Griegos, Sawmill, Edo and Duranes are all neighborhood names that we are familiar with. But what happens when you live in an area that isn't labeled or branded?  This is an interesting trend that is happening in…

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Added by Trixie on September 23, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

ABC looking to talk about garnished wages in ABQ

Our friend Chris Vigil at New Mexico Legal Aid tells us:

ABC News is here in Central New Mexico doing a story on wage garnishment among [people living in the area], and New Mexico Legal Aid is a part of their story. ABC News is looking to interview someone who has been the victim of wage garnishment. If you or someone you know would be willing to talk to ABC News about their experience, contact me…

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Added by Sophie on September 23, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Monsoons in New Mexico

The National Weather Service has put together the most gorgeous slide show of this year's monsoons in New Mexico. Swoon!

Added by Sophie on September 23, 2014 at 11:42am — No Comments

Morning Fix: Something Happening...

  • Did anyone go to CiQlovia? Sounds like it was a big success (and check out Lita's photos here)...when's the next one?
  • Burqueños also joined thousands worldwide this weekend to…
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Added by Phil_0 on September 23, 2014 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

ABQ Pics: Elvis Sighting

Added by Dee Cohen on September 23, 2014 at 6:47am — 2 Comments

Parade, Open Streets, Buddy Walk and Zumba In the Street

Yesterday was a day that many Burquenos took to the streets!  People were cycling, walking, parading and yes, even zumba-ing around Old Town and Downtown. 

It was the 9th Annual Carnuel Road Parade and Fiesta put on by the Harwood Art Center, Wells Park and…

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Added by Adelita on September 22, 2014 at 7:30pm — 4 Comments

Better Call Saul teaser kind of made me freak out

Also this one, from earlier:

We're still seeing Saul shooting in Albuquerque, but eeee! It's starting up soon on the teevee! I can't wait!

Added by Kitson Harvey on September 22, 2014 at 2:30pm — 2 Comments

Morning Fix: Little Bit Late

  • Giving does the city good.Local Mattress Firm donates 100 mattresses to Albuquerque Heading Home, Albertsons donates to Galloping Grace Youth Ranch and Blue Cross Blue Shield supports Operation Back To School. 
  • Albuquerque…
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Added by Adelita on September 22, 2014 at 9:51am — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Fairgoer

NM State Fair

Added by Dee Cohen on September 22, 2014 at 5:36am — No Comments

The Sunday Poem V.B. Price...

I could go on at great length about V.B. Price, his Hollywood childhood, many hats (all worn thoughtfully, successfully and elegantly), deep love for and knowledge of New Mexico, life in poetry, meaningful career in the best sort of journalism, and teacher of philosophy to many…

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Added by The DitchRider on September 21, 2014 at 7:00am — 3 Comments

ABQ Pics: Traveling Outhouse

NM State Fair

Added by Dee Cohen on September 21, 2014 at 6:27am — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Distracted Pack

NM State Fair

Added by Dee Cohen on September 20, 2014 at 5:57pm — No Comments

Morning Fix: Avoidance and Complicity

Yarr! Happy International Talk Like a Pirate Day.

We're Number 45! New Mexico's median …

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Added by Black Dog on September 19, 2014 at 7:00am — 1 Comment

ABQ Pics: Floral Family

NM State Fair.

Added by Dee Cohen on September 19, 2014 at 6:29am — No Comments

Morning Fix: Haves and Have Nots

We're number 2! Census Bureau data shows Land of Enchantment has second highest percentage of people living in poverty, at nearly 22 percent, and 22,000 more New Mexicans in poverty…

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Added by Black Dog on September 18, 2014 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

ABQ Pics: Mariachi Sistas

NM State Fair.

Added by Dee Cohen on September 18, 2014 at 6:48am — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Ballut Patrol

NM State Fair.

Added by Dee Cohen on September 17, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments

Morning Fix: Law and Order

Two councilors propose ordinance for a new civilian-run Police Oversight Committee with more powers than now-disbanded Police Oversight Commission. City Council to consider the measure on…

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Added by Black Dog on September 17, 2014 at 6:56am — No Comments

Touring New Mexico: The Kelly Mine

The Kelly Mine and its townsite, located just three miles south of the town of Magdalena, was once home to 3,000 people.  Its two hotels were so crowded they rented out rooms in 8-hour shifts.  According to an 1883 news article, two hundred wagons were employed hauling silver and lead ore out of the Kelly down to…

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Added by Johnny_Mango on September 16, 2014 at 9:30am — 1 Comment

ABQ Pics:Dolls

NM State Fair

Added by Dee Cohen on September 16, 2014 at 6:54am — No Comments

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