- Break out the champagne? Albuquerque adds 8,100 jobs over the last year.
- Then again, maybe not?...NMSU President (and ex-governor) predicts flat enrollment, flat population growth, fewer graduates and "…
Added by Phil_0 on April 7, 2015 at 7:00am —
- So our economy still sucks, it seems...
- ...but perhaps that helps make us just like…
Added by Phil_0 on August 28, 2014 at 8:00am —
- Drought getting droughtier...come on, where's the snow?
- Ever wonder how the chorizo gets made (or more often, doesn't get made)? Ex-state Sen. Dede Feldman's new book takes us…
Added by Phil_0 on January 17, 2014 at 7:00am —
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Added by hettie on July 10, 2013 at 7:00am —
• As if the mortgage business doesn't have enough troubles, "straw buyers" applied for residential mortgage loans in ABQ and Santa Fe in 2006 and 2007 — the plot of a real estate broker to defraud lenders. The broker has been… Continue
Added by MarketPlace Media on March 29, 2013 at 7:00am —
• APD officers may be leaving calling cards on unlocked cars to remind owners to lock up next time, as one of Mayor Berry's initiatives to combat property crime. Duke City crime rate is up for second… Continue
Added by MarketPlace Media on March 28, 2013 at 7:16am —
COMMUNITY BANDS TOGETHER TO CREATE
NOB HILL PARK & SHOP DECEMBER 15TH!
The 17th annual Nob Hill Shop and Stroll happened on December 2nd as planned, but hurricane-strength winds and brutal cold kept most shoppers at home. It was bad for business, and it couldn’t have come at a worse time for Nob…
Added by Self Serve on December 12, 2011 at 6:30pm —
Being right, defending our positions, takes an enormous amount of mental energy and often alienates us from the people in our lives. Needing to be right - or needing someone else to be wrong - encourages others to become defensive, and puts pressure on us to keep defending.
Richard Carlson.… Continue
Added by J. Paul Lanier on August 13, 2011 at 6:30am —
Listmania strikes again! Albuquerque is listed among America's top 20 strongest metro areas, according to the Brookings Institution. Albuquerque shows up first in the alphabetized listing of the top 20 strongest areas, but coverage on the Huffington Post
places ABQ at 15th out of 100. Still, not too shabby.
The study looks at various… Continue
Added by Laura on June 17, 2009 at 12:30pm —
New Mexico is a “Hot Bed” for the emerging Green Economy. It’s a garden bed nurturing the seeds of change to fruition. I have been on a job search for five months in the Land of Enchantment, and during this time I have found a myriad of self employed people and businesses built on the foundation of sustainability. My searches have been focused primarily in Albuquerque and the surrounding region, and my Google searches have brought me to people and businesses through out the entire state. For… Continue
Added by Dominic Knipfing on April 12, 2009 at 3:39pm —
We are so thrilled to have been featured on channel 7 news' "Project Economy" last night! All thanks to a blog post here on Duke City Fix! I couldn't figure out how to imbed the video, but here's a LINK TO THE VIDEO.
Of course, I gave a plug to the DCF, thanks again to all the great people here at Duke City Fix that have given us such an awesome outlet for publicity!
They didn't mention it in the story, but don't forget,… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on March 27, 2009 at 11:00am —
As an innkeeper, I belong to all the regular innkeeping groups and stay tight with the associations that watch dog what is going on in the legislature regarding tourism in NM.
So, I got a notice today from TANM (Tourism Association of NM) via the NM Bed & Breakfast Association. Apparently there is a freshman Senator from Corrales who thinks it would be a good idea to add a statewide lodge tax of 10% on all lodging across the board - statewide. Let me tell you something about… Continue
Added by Adobe Nido Bed & Breakfast on February 19, 2009 at 9:30pm —
As a professional artist and gallery owner, I am getting sick and tired of hearing people say that art is a great investment, during GOOD times. Why only during good times? Good times or bad, art is a GREAT investment. I once read a quote that said "During good economic times, people collect art, but during bad economic times, people invest in art". I wish I could remember where and when I read this so I could credit the person who said it. The point is, art is not just a luxury item, it IS an… Continue
Added by Chroma Studios on February 14, 2009 at 2:00pm —
I posted this for a short time last weekend and then pulled it because I wanted to think about it for a while before posting again. There have been quite a few blogs and discussions about Albuquerque's future and growth, each one prompting me to wonder if I feel good or bad about it. It's a conflict in my head.
I moved here in March, 31 years ago. I was very disappointed with the lack of green, the lack of (what i knew as) ethnic food, the sand that blew in my face, the lack of… Continue
Added by Sarahjmd on February 5, 2009 at 7:30pm —
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Added by kevbo on February 3, 2009 at 4:30pm —
I can remember driving to New Mexico from the east coast about eight years ago, heading back home to my roots you might say, and getting gas as I pulled into Albuquerque. I paid $1.19 per gallon and I was worried about how my wallet was going to stretch around the high price of fuel. It had been cheaper in Virginia. How much cheaper I cannot tell you, but I remember thinking that $ 1.19 per gallon was going to kill me in the long run. Later that year I bought a small motorcycle and was thrilled… Continue
Added by Dawn Allynn on October 22, 2008 at 2:07pm —