All Stories Tagged 'Albuquerque' (379)

Drones in Them Thar Hills?

A short while ago I was hiking in the Sandias when I came across a notice that I've seen at trailheads all over the west this summer: No Drones Allowed. It made me wonder whether, as a deaf woman, I've missed something that people with species-typical hearing would note. Are there indeed drones plaguing the…

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Added by Barelas Babe on September 14, 2015 at 6:00pm — 2 Comments

What I Love About Albuquerque

I love the weather in Albuquerque. I wish Spring was longer, but I love the Fall.

Added by Irene Blea on September 14, 2015 at 11:35am — No Comments

Keep Calm and Eat Green Chile

There is nothing quite like the intoxicating aroma of roasting New Mexico green Chiles!

Back in the old days, in the 1980’s, roasting green chili every fall, was an all day family operation -…

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Added by Brian Fejer on September 6, 2015 at 5:00pm — 3 Comments

The Sunday Poem: Merimee Moffitt

Greetings and Salutations! …

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Added by The DitchRider on September 6, 2015 at 7:00am — 5 Comments

OH THE HYPOCRISY!

KOB4 reports, "There were fireworks at the Albuquerque Public School board meeting Wednesday night from the board's members, firing back after they say they've been under…

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Added by Brian Fejer on September 3, 2015 at 10:00pm — 6 Comments

House of Cards

'New Mexico Secretary of State Charged With Embezzlement, Fraud'

ABQ Journal reports, "An investigation revealed a pattern of large amounts of cash and campaign contributions deposited into personal and campaign accounts, the subsequent transfer of funds between the…

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Added by Brian Fejer on August 30, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments

F.U.B.A.R.

A total disaster! The Albuquerque Public School Board of Education failed once again to come to a decision regarding embattled APS Superintendent…

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Added by Brian Fejer on August 27, 2015 at 9:00pm — 1 Comment

Roughshot

According to the Albuquerque Journal, “Albuquerque Public Schools new deputy director of…

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Added by Brian Fejer on August 20, 2015 at 7:30pm — 9 Comments

CAUGHT IN THE ACT - A Benefit for NMAS

On Saturday August 22, at the historic Kimo Theater, the Duke city will celebrate Jon Hull and the 35th Anniversary of the Duke City's Most Outrageous Variety Show 'CAUGHT IN THE ACT'!

STARRING: The New Mexico Gay Men's Chorus, The Dolls in 'Pigs in Space', featuring Tequila Mockingbird,…

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Added by Brian Fejer on August 16, 2015 at 8:00pm — No Comments

The Sunday Poem: Bill Nevins

Greetings and Salutations! 

This week's featured poet…

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Added by The DitchRider on August 2, 2015 at 7:00am — 4 Comments

Pro-Child? NM ranks 49th in Child Well Being

Looking at our failed state, with its multiple crises in child welfare,…

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Added by Brian Fejer on July 30, 2015 at 5:30pm — 2 Comments

Income Inequality at UNM

Income inequality will be one of the defining issues in the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, and long past the year 2020. Last month a…

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Added by Brian Fejer on July 23, 2015 at 8:48pm — 5 Comments

100 Year Flood

I recall my grandfather, Natividad Luna Chavez telling me a story about the time he was up in Torreon, New Mexico, in the…

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Added by Brian Fejer on July 9, 2015 at 8:00pm — 5 Comments

Banner Headlines...

Ever since my dad kept of copy of the May 24, 1974 edition of the Albuquerque Journal that coincided with my date of birth, I've kept a copies of important front pages and banner…

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Added by Brian Fejer on July 5, 2015 at 5:00pm — 4 Comments

The Albuquerque Dolls

Five years ago this summer, a friend called me, and asked if I would be interested in acting in 'Auntie Mame', playing at the Albuquerque Little Theater, and produced by…

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Added by Brian Fejer on May 14, 2015 at 6:33pm — 1 Comment

TA$ER

The 24 hour news cycle has given way to the utter…

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Added by Brian Fejer on May 7, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments

A Scooter Moment

After a long winter I took my scooter to the shop last week for its annual tune-up and oil change.  I was happily riding home this afternoon when a little black car with its windows rolled down pulled up next to me and honked. The driver was apparently angry about something and while busily yelling at me slowed and broke his lane several times.  Then he pulled ahead but seemed to want to continue his little road rage moment.

Well, that sounds bad.  And it wasn't comfortable or safe.…

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Added by vinceinburque on May 7, 2015 at 8:51pm — No Comments

Primero de Mayo

http://www.stopthewarmachine.org/

I was…

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Added by Brian Fejer on May 1, 2015 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

I’ll be damned, we’re hypocrites!

New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez famously proclaimed,…

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Added by Brian Fejer on April 2, 2015 at 10:00pm — 3 Comments

UnExceptional Corruption

Albuquerque, New Mexico is my hometown and state. With the exception of the spring winds, the weather is pretty exceptional. We live in an enchanting realm, with unparalleled natural beauty and landscapes. We…

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Added by Brian Fejer on March 19, 2015 at 10:30pm — 2 Comments

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