In Mrs. J’s 5th grade class at Collet Park Elementary on Morris Blvd. in northeast Albuquerque, I recall getting a civics lesson on the American Government. Mrs. J expounded on the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial branches, along with checks,… Continue
Added by Brian Fejer on July 2, 2015 at 7:30pm —
On my first hike of the new year I headed up to the summit of the Sandias as the last storm clouds cleared the western horizon. I figured I just might get some good photos as the sun began to set. …
Added by David on January 4, 2015 at 9:00pm —
Thomas Mapfumo will be performing live @ Leo's night club on 1119 Candelaria NW ABQ
Brand new album release show.
Thomas Mapfumo Biography.
Affectionately known at home as “Mukanya” (“Baboon”) and to the rest of the world as the “Lion of Zimbabwe’, Thomas Mapfumo has been a witness to and participant in history in his… Continue
Added by Zambezi Sound System on April 14, 2014 at 9:13am —
Added by Phil_0 on December 18, 2013 at 7:00am —
Good morning, Albuquerque! I'm rubbing my eyes and feeling my way to the kitchen that's in this house to find the coffee, and you're probably already into your second cup. I salute you! I do! I really salute you, even if my eyes are half closed. So, on… Continue
Added by The DitchRider on July 7, 2013 at 8:00am —
Rehearsals for "Five Women Wearing the Same Dress" are well under way! Set building and the remaining rehearsals have officially commenced in The Cell Theatre. We're excited about our first show in this great space!
Much thanks to Tricklock for use of the… Continue
Added by Duke City Rep on May 7, 2013 at 3:15pm —
According to a study prepared by the Benton Foundation, "since 2005 PEG Access Centers in at least 100 communities across the United States have been closed or endured severe funding cuts,… Continue
Added by Erica Jones on April 25, 2012 at 3:30pm —
I’m not quite sure how old I was the first time I went to a midnight showing of the Rocky Horror Picture Show. I would say I was somewhere around 14 or 15 years old. I remember being shocked, amazed, and intrigued. I loved the energy. I loved the music. And, more than anything, I loved the… Continue
Added by RiRiSynCyr on October 17, 2011 at 1:11pm —
Employees of the newspaper were accused of engaging in phone hacking and obtaining illicit information by bribing police officers and exercising improper influence on politicians and the police. The results of investigations conducted from 2005–2007 reached the conclusion that the… Continue
Added by J. Paul Lanier on July 30, 2011 at 7:30am —
What began as a single novel published in 2006, The Defense Force Series has now grown to include three novels, American Defense Force: The Triangle, Covert Defense Force: Sake of Time and the newest novel in the series - Time Defense Force: 2025,with a fourth in the works- Special Ops Force: Temporal Armageddon.
The basic premise:
When the United States Faces the threat of a dirty bomb, Major Robert Tucker and the 27th Air Wing of the American Defense… Continue
Added by Gary A Wilson on July 28, 2011 at 8:30am —
photo taken from Transit website
We have been discussing getting rid of our van for several weeks now. What better day than "Dump the Pump" day?! When I say getting rid of our van, I mean getting rid of having a vehicle, period. We have… Continue
Added by Paula Manning-Lewis on June 16, 2011 at 4:30pm —
He was said to be friendly and personable at times, and many recalled
that he was as "lithe as a cat".… Continue
Added by J. Paul Lanier on May 7, 2011 at 6:00am —
As part of the Women and Creativity series for the month of March 2011, I will be joining fellow performance artists Vivian Nesbitt and Linda Martin in a workshop of movement, meditation, and imagination. It will be a day of inspired creativity,… Continue
Added by Ramona King on March 14, 2011 at 5:12pm —
I climbed the mountain yesterday on a route that took me from the tram parking lot through the La Luz trail and then up some improvised routes to the top of the mountain.
(La Luze trail taken just east of the La Cueva overlook
If you are interested in hiking and wonder what the trail is… Continue
Added by David on March 13, 2011 at 6:30pm —
This book is a close look at a man who was raised by a mentally ill grandmother in the South Valley of Albuquerque, New Mexico after his birth mother handed him over to her parents.
Mr. Griego’s memoir takes the reader thought his long life of pain and misery after he was diagnosed with a mental illness himself. He describes the details of how the medications caused uncontrollable side effects and his debrief with his diagnoses.
This book takes you into the mind of someone who… Continue
Added by Mary Jane Collins on December 23, 2010 at 6:30pm —
Added by Jeff Hartzer on October 10, 2010 at 9:30am —
Rio Grande High School
is made up of a vast array of students from the largest sized land area of any high school in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Recently (and forever it seems), the news about RGHS has not been good in the media. A new Principal threw out (deleted) everyone's schedules this summer and much ground in getting this year's school year off to a smooth start was lost. That Principal is… Continue
Added by Jeff Hartzer on September 21, 2010 at 8:46pm —
Wow, I haven't written on this website in over two years. I was really worried about anyone coming to my page and not seeing my pleading to be reunited with my loving dog D.J. so I stopped coming here and started waiting for the e-mail responses. It wasn't meant to be, I suppose, but I still want to believe she is with a loving family somewhere.
In my time away from the site I have fully embraced a new obsession. I am undoubtedly a bigger, more obsessive fan of the zombie genre than… Continue
Added by imouse1 on August 31, 2010 at 9:20am —
Tracey Dahl is an active member of the poetry community. She was born and raised in Albuquerque and is going to school right now at CNM. She has been published in The Rag and forthcoming in Pemmican. She continues to work with youth and other poets. She is Haiku Deathmatch Champion as well as the co-coach for the youth team ABQ Unidos. She will be co-featuring Church of Beethoven with Tracey Pontani in August.…
Added by The DitchRider on June 27, 2010 at 9:00am —
Today, April 1, marks the three-year anniversary of the Soy de Burque Revolution. To celebrate, the original Soy de Burque T-shirts, both men's and women's, will be on sale for a limited time only. Visit us here.
Thank you for your support over the past three years. Viva Burque!
Here's something to dance to… Continue
Added by Soy de Burque on April 1, 2010 at 1:28pm —