• Woman with fake bomb tries to rob bank. Fooled nobody. Tale ended "not with a bang, but a whimper."
Ghost Bike on Osuna west of I-25 in memory of Scott Dwane Lane, 1956 - 2012. How many more ghost bikes are there in ABQ? Please watch out for bikes in traffic. Cyclists, please light up at night so we can see you.…Continue
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• 100 cop cars and a helicopter look like a parade...even if children get presents at the end of it. Especially since it was done with our money. …Continue
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Dave Brubeck's death this week was a sad milepost of sorts. So many loved his music and played his Time Out album over and over. Brubeck's piano and Paul Desmond's lilting sax are instantly recognizable, but…Continue
You wouldn't know it by the bright shining sun and unusually warm temperatures, but the holiday season is upon us. The upside to all this warm weather is the ability have holiday events outdoors without having to bundle up in three layers of…
Members of the Clan Tynker Troupe pose in Nob Hill.
Added by Dee Cohen on December 8, 2012 at 6:00am — No Comments
• Still-unopened pedestrian bridge over I-25 near Osuna is six months behind schedule, and $1.7 million over budget.
• Following the lead of the Feds to investigate…Continue
Del Norte High School (NE corner of San Mateo & Montgomery) is undergoing a renaissance in its brand new buildings (background). This week the 60s era one story buildings (foreground) are being demolished. Long the smallest HS in APS, it was almost closed in the early 90s, voluntary busing of students from the West Mesa kept it alive. Long LIve DNHS!…Continue
Brubeck's gone. Dave Brubeck died yesterday at the age of 92. I didn't know about it until Don McIver posted a comment on Sunday's poem and then emailed me. He…Continue
• BernCo Commissioners have 17 candidates to choose from next week in replacing Assessor Karen Montoya. The chosen one will serve out the remaining two years of Montoya's term,…Continue
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• 1126 UNM faculty and staff make $100,000 or more. Wanna see who makes what? As of Nov. 28, using data from UNM's Sunshine Portal, here's the list.
• Speaking of $100K,…Continue
• Tijeras animal rescue activist accused of serial dognapping from East Mountain homes. Authorities say she could be involved in as many as 60 cases of stealing dogs from yards and inside…Continue
• Incoming State Sen. O'Neill to introduce bill to add crimes against homeless to Hate Crimes list.
• From the Department of Dubious Distinction Dept.....only Nevada and…Continue