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
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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 …
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…Continue
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…
Lauren Camp lives just south of Santa Fe, but frequently performs in Albuquerque. She is an artist of many talents, combining her poetry and workshop teaching with visual art and a weekly jazz and poetry program, “Audio Saucepan,” on Santa Fe Public Radio. Her fabric pieces in homage to some of the…Continue
I know that Austin and Nashville are great music cities, but did you know that Albuquerque has a great musical history and incredible talent? That’s right, we have outstanding musicians, singers, and bands in this town! Every Saturday I will post videos and a little history of musical legends, old and young, that either play in Albuquerque or got their start…Continue
Friday, November 14
Like many thriving cities throughout the nation, Albuquerque is the home, or close to home, for several famous people including actors, athletes, scholars, artists, and more. While the list is long, I have developed a list of these famous people that I recognize, pardon me if I missed any.
Why yes, there are several celebrities that are in the spotlight from ABQ, including:Continue