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ABQ Pics: Transport Tribute

An optimistic look at ABQ's varied modes of transport. This mural is easy to miss: hidden on the side of a building on Central near…

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Added by Dee Cohen on June 18, 2012 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

Around Town - Centennial Summerfest





It was a busy weekend in Albuquerque. There were car shows and cash mobs and, biggest of them all, the Centennial Summerfest.…

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Added by Eric Castillo on June 18, 2012 at 11:04am — 3 Comments

The Sunday Poem: Someone Else's Hair, by Sirena Rayes

Good morning and good Sunday, Albuquerque! Rich Boucher here, poet, desert compound prophet and DitchRider Guest Editrix for the month of June. I've given a lot of thought to how…

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Added by The DitchRider on June 17, 2012 at 8:30am — 5 Comments

ABQ Pics: Cowpokes

Mayor Richard Berry (right) catches the western spirit at ABQ's Summerfest celebration.

Added by Dee Cohen on June 17, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments

Around Town - ABQ CashMob #3





Man, today was a good day. It was one of those days where all the pieces fall together beautifully. The online world intersected with the real world, social media gave way to social interaction, and locals met with other locals to support…

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Added by Eric Castillo on June 16, 2012 at 6:56pm — 4 Comments

ABQ Pics: Dublin In ABQ

In past years, this historic home near Roma & 12th hosted events for Bloomsday, a celebration of the life and work of Irish author James…

Added by Dee Cohen on June 16, 2012 at 6:00am — 6 Comments

Lead/Coal Avenue Officially Opened

Last night at our regular University Heights Association board meeting I discovered that no one would be available to attend the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony celebrating the completion of the Lead/Coal project we've all been surviving.  As a freelance writer with a…

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Added by JeSais on June 15, 2012 at 11:54am — 6 Comments

Don't Be Gruel

   Sophie Martin once asked me to do something I had never done before. I asked her why she thought I could do it. She said she knew I could do it because I studied…

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Added by Terry S. Davis on June 15, 2012 at 7:56am — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Veggie Treats

A bustle of healthy diners at Annapurna's on Silver & Harvard in the student…

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Added by Dee Cohen on June 15, 2012 at 6:00am — 2 Comments

ABQ Pics: Yard Work

The quirky sculptures of artist Ed Haddaway signal to passing drivers on Rio…

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Added by Dee Cohen on June 14, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Front Row

A couple find comfy seating on the cannon in Old Town Plaza.

Added by Dee Cohen on June 12, 2012 at 6:00am — 1 Comment

ABQ Pics: Queen of the Castle

Gertrude Zachary completed her homage to lavish French architecture in 2008 on the unlikely corner of 2nd & Lead…

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

ABQ Pics: Chapel Patio

A Madonna stands outside a chapel in Old Town.

Added by Dee Cohen on June 10, 2012 at 6:30am — 1 Comment

The Sunday Poem: Two Poems by Benjamin Bormann

Here we are again, my friends, another Sunday and another installment of poetry! This is Guest Editrix Rich Boucher once more, still filling in for Jon and glad to see that things are…

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Added by The DitchRider on June 10, 2012 at 8:30am — 5 Comments

ABQ Pics: Abduction

A couple in Corrales watches Venus in Transit.

Added by Dee Cohen on June 7, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Thợ Rừng

Whenever I see a Thợ rừng (that's lumberjack in Vietnamese), I get hungry for Pho. This guy welcomes customers into the May Cafe on Louisiana &…

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

Now Venus. Is the 4th time the charm?

I hate to say here we go again - but... this time it's the Venus Traverse.

First image is on my blog with link to larger image.  I suspect I will be able to get even better shots as the sun approaches the horizon and we get a sunset with the traverse at the same time.

Larger images and links…

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Added by David on June 5, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments

ABQ Pics: Ki-Motion

Motorcycles glide by Albuquerque's famous Kimo Theater. Built in 1927, this art deco beauty still remains a vibrant part of the city. Located on Central and…

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Added by Dee Cohen on June 5, 2012 at 6:00am — 3 Comments

The Sunday Poem: Two Poems by Susan Sherman

Good morning, readers! This is Guest Editor Rich Boucher here, proud to fill in for Jon the month of June - I promise I won't break too many things, and I will clean up after myself! Promise!

Now, then....onward to the poetry.....

...we are gifted this morning with two poems by Susan Sherman, who will be giving a reading to celebrate the release of her book, "The Light that Puts an…

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Added by The DitchRider on June 3, 2012 at 8:30am — 3 Comments

ABQ Pics: Safety First

CNM security staff pedal their way around campus.

Added by Dee Cohen on June 2, 2012 at 6:00am — 1 Comment

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