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ABQ Pics: Whoops

In Albuquerque, what goes up, comes down one way or another.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 11, 2012 at 6:00am — 3 Comments

Morning Fix: Workin' For a Livin'

  • Raising the minimum wage in the Duke City from $7.50 to $8.50 an hour would generate $29 million in additional wages, put $18 million into the economy and create 160 jobs in the city,
  • What really happened between…
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Added by Adelita on October 10, 2012 at 7:00am — 6 Comments

Morning Fix: Get Up, Stand Up and Register!!

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Added by Adelita on October 9, 2012 at 6:36am — 1 Comment

ABQ Pics: Cemetery Balloons

Balloons lift over Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Los Rancho De Albuquerque.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 10, 2012 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

ABQ Pics: Now & Then

At Central @ Montclair, The Royal Hotel was torn down years ago. The poster below is of Nob Hill in 1937.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 9, 2012 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

Forty-Seventh Star (that's Us) New David Holtby Book Just Out

Thanks to whoever posted the schedule on Duke City Fix of David V. Holtby’s new book signings, because I wouldn't have known it was on bookshelves otherwise. I picked it up a few days ago at Holtby's signing at the UNM Bookstore.It's title is  Forty-Seventh Star: New Mexico’s Struggle for Statehood, University of Oklahoma Press, and I found it to be just what I needed to understand that long struggle to achieve statehood. 

Most New Mexicans with an interest in the state pretty…

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Added by Izquierdo on October 8, 2012 at 2:30pm — 10 Comments

Morning Fix: Field of Diamonds In The Sky

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Added by Adelita on October 8, 2012 at 6:32am — 3 Comments

ABQ Pics: Horse Sense

Only in ABQ: man & horse pause beneath a balloon.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 8, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments

Follow Eric: Around ABQ - 2nd Annual ABQ Zine Fest





To be honest with you guys, as of a few short weeks ago, I didn't know the first thing about zines. Then I showed up one evening to a Spelling Bee at…

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Added by Eric Castillo on October 7, 2012 at 7:46pm — No Comments

The Sunday Poem: Georgia Santa-Maria... For the Friend Who Sends Me Names and Numbers for Workshops She Thinks Will Improve Me

Georgia once wrote me that her 5th grade principal at Emerson Elementary said that in 36 years of teaching, she was the worst kid she’d ever known.  With such an interesting childhood it is perhaps no wonder that people keep sending her self-improvement opportunities.  But not so fast!  The poet responds,…

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Added by The DitchRider on October 7, 2012 at 7:41am — 9 Comments

ABQ Pics: Big Shoes to Fill

In front of a mural at the Fire Station on Silver & 8th.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 7, 2012 at 6:00am — 4 Comments

ABQ Pics: Balloon Parking Only

Opening day of balloon fiesta today.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 6, 2012 at 6:00am — 3 Comments

The Jungle in There

   The Broadway cast of Disney’s The Lion King has it easier than their counterparts on the road if for no other reason than they don’t have to learn a new theater every few…

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Added by Terry S. Davis on October 5, 2012 at 10:10am — No Comments

Morning Fix - Would You Believe...

• Get your picture taken on the moon for FREE! Ok, it's not the actual moon, but a virtual environment... one of many fun activities on-hand at the NASA Aeronautics Research Display at the …

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Added by MarketPlace Media on October 5, 2012 at 7:00am — 6 Comments

ABQ Pics: King of Pop

Michael Jackson points a gloved hand in a mural on a side street in Nob Hill.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 5, 2012 at 6:00am — 1 Comment

Vista Encantada Detective Series IV

  As thick, dusky clouds rolled over the Sandia Mountains, and a little later welcome rain fell, I sat at my kitchen table with Lawrence Nylin and his wife Emily. Lawrence is, as I speculated in my last…
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Added by Anna Redsand on October 4, 2012 at 4:31pm — No Comments

Morning Fix - Target Sighted

• You'll never believe what some New Mexico farmers are stealing from one another.

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Added by MarketPlace Media on October 4, 2012 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

ABQ Pics: Honk To You Too!

Geese take their sweet time crossing a road at Tingley…

Added by Dee Cohen on October 4, 2012 at 6:00am — 6 Comments

Morning Fix - Bad Behavior

• Weather balloons, lens flares....they'll say just about anything to debunk the fact that UFOs just dig New Mexico.

• Turtle shoppers attacked, taken hostage by employees at Duke City pet…

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Added by Black Dog on October 3, 2012 at 6:45am — 4 Comments

ABQ Pics: The Watchers

Keeping an eye on things in Nob Hill.

Added by Dee Cohen on October 3, 2012 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

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