Just today we posted an update in regards to the gas balloon race originally scheduled to kick-off Saturday afternoon. Currently it has been postponed and tentatively has been rescheduled for Monday due to weather concerns.
Are you sure you're registered to vote? You better check because this Tuesday, October 7th is the last day to register to vote to participate in the election!
This Congressional District has a history of very close races and we need every last vote. I need you to visit the Secretary of State's easy to use website and confirm that you, your family and your friends are registered to vote.
....Then come by Chroma Studios and Gallery for our "Feathers and Flowers" Show. This is our first show as a member of the Albuquerque Arts Crawl. We are excited about our new gallery which expands Chroma Studios into a downstairs space with easy access for everyone. We have plenty of free parking! Come by and have a peek into the working studios of our artists and see the featured work of Chroma founders, Josephine Brionez de Flores and Paula… Continue
I just arrived home from a lovely morning at Apache Elementary School, one of the schools that participate in Albuquerque Aloft. Hot drinks, breakfast, and beautiful balloons - I couldn't ask for a better place to be.
Every few months it seems like all of the women I know are pregnant, right now is one of those times. This week's Albuquerque Etsy seller responds to the gift requirements of these inevitable times with some serious cuteness. Here are some of LittleTowHeads' clever and adorable embroidered wares:…
Autumn in Albuquerque is sometimes summer and sometimes fall. Which is to say, if you don't keep your eyes open you will miss half the colors. It's 85 degrees in the SE heights and the morning glories are going wild. The peak is here- each day the blossoms are smaller and the leaves are starting to get scraggly. Still, a good sight to see for the next week or two.… Continue
The new Artscrawl video from the Albuquerque Art Business Association is online! Take a look and let them know what you think. It features voiceover by the fabulous Pamela Michaelis, and the fine dramatic work of local actors Don Morse and Courtney Bell. The gist is to give visitors a sense of this Albuquerque tradition and that it is anything but boring. What's the… Continue
diez y siete—seventeen years old
and I was only twelve
I don’t remember your name
but I heard your story loud and clear
when the sirens came screaming to your house
one block away from me in Pico Rivera,
where such wails were the neighborhood soundtrack of our existence
you, living with your niñita and your parents
your baby’s father nowhere in sight
one night, a vato from Montebello parked in front of your house
What do you get when you combine a Montessori education, with a schoolbus, a green thumb, and a mission? The WHO Farm Mobile, of course! This past Saturday, special guests Daniel Bowman Simon and Casey Gustowarow joined neighborhood residents, business owners, students, artists and activists in the 3rd Annual Carnuel Road Parade & Fiesta. The WHO (White House Organic) Farm Mobile isn't just any double decker schoolbus - its second deck is… Continue
Yesterday PPNM staff exiting our parking lot noticed an injured woman lying semi-conscious on the sidewalk in front of our surgical clinic. Staff immediately summoned police and paramedics who responded quickly, ultimately taking the woman to the hospital. She had not been a patient here, but had obviously been abused by someone somewhere else, staggered here and collapsed.
Meanwhile, several anti-choice protesters… Continue