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Morning Fix: Cheese Makes All the Difference

  • One step forward, two steps back: days after the department signs a consent decree with DOJ to change its culture of violence, APD lieutenant touts a national "killology" expert's…
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Added by Phil_0 on November 21, 2014 at 7:00am — 1 Comment

The Lights of Albuquerque

Did everyone know about this but me? How could you keep this a secret, Albuquerque?

Added by Sophie on November 20, 2014 at 3:00pm — 2 Comments

Morning Fix: Get Hip to This Timely Tip

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Added by Phil_0 on November 20, 2014 at 7:00am — 8 Comments

ABQ Pics: Dead End

Added by Dee Cohen on November 20, 2014 at 5:31am — 1 Comment

Walking on broken glass

One of my favorite spots in Albuquerque is a dump. Literally.

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…

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Added by Laura on November 20, 2014 at 2:53am — 3 Comments

History, Democracy, and the Media in the Southwest. Now with updates

 

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." 

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Added by Cathleen Cahill on November 19, 2014 at 11:30pm — 4 Comments

Keeping It Local

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…

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Added by Adelita on November 19, 2014 at 10:00am — 8 Comments

Pie Not π

Pie

runs through The American psyche almost as importantly as…

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Added by D Johnson on November 19, 2014 at 7:57am — No Comments

ABQ pics: Geese Over Volcanoes

Added by Dee Cohen on November 19, 2014 at 7:21am — 2 Comments

Morning Fix: Snowy Days

  • Callous James Boyd shooter "retires" after 7 years with APD. Now he should be indicted...
  • PNM's motor pool…
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Added by Phil_0 on November 19, 2014 at 7:00am — 4 Comments

Levitated

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 …

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Added by Adelita on November 18, 2014 at 9:00pm — 3 Comments

Albuquerque’s Pigeons: Fines, Hawks, & British Logic

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…

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Added by Johnny_Mango on November 18, 2014 at 10:30am — 7 Comments

Morning Fix: Dragsploitation...NOW!

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Added by Phil_0 on November 18, 2014 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

ABQ - A Little Bit Of Everything For The Family

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…

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Added by Matt Meyers on November 18, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Look Outs

Added by Dee Cohen on November 18, 2014 at 5:20am — 2 Comments

There's No Tortillas, There's Only Bread!!!!



Our family music group (Cielito Lindo Family Folk Music) played a concert at Eight two 1 Performance Space over on Mountain last night
and then went to eat at …

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Added by Me Myself & I on November 17, 2014 at 8:30pm — 7 Comments

Famous Gunfighter Sheriff Elfego Baca Shot Several Men, But Did He Ever Shoot a Basketball?

 

                The famous Socorro County sheriff Elfego Baca, the “man with nine lives” and the subject of a Disney television series, is buried in Albuquerque’s Sunset Memorial right close to the west fence on the Menaul Boulevard side, not far from the gymnasium across the street at Menaul High..

                He’s noted for living a dangerous life as a man of the law, but little is known about other aspects of his life. For instance, did he ever shoot a basketball, or…

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Added by Ben Moffett on November 17, 2014 at 7:27pm — 8 Comments

Duke City Dancing: An Odyssey



Beginnings




For me, it started because I was forty, single, and too much of a homebody.  Never out on weekend nights, my sister Kris and my good friend Wendy took it upon themselves to kickstart my social life by giving me that gift…

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Added by Bruce Welton on November 17, 2014 at 10:30am — 6 Comments

Morning Fix: Ice, Cold, Lemonade

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Added by Phil_0 on November 17, 2014 at 7:00am — 3 Comments

ABQ Pics: Crane Passing

Added by Dee Cohen on November 17, 2014 at 5:32am — No Comments

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