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The Beer Trale

Ben Lolli, host of travel show The Beer Trale, is in the Duke City checking out the local brew scene.  He stopped at Marble Brewery to talk to owner Ted Rice about the beer, the medals, the…

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Added by Adelita on October 10, 2014 at 4:22pm — No Comments

What to do in ABQ

I want to do it all! I have to figure out a way to be everywhere at once!  What are you doing this weekend?

Friday, October 10

  • The Botanic Garden's Heritage Farm is hosting the Cider…
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Added by Adelita on October 10, 2014 at 10:00am — 4 Comments

Morning Fix: More Dick. Less Knipfing

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Added by Adelita on October 10, 2014 at 6:16am — 4 Comments

Morning Fix: Albuquerque. Now with 50% less R.

  • Who knew dinosaur eggs were such a hot commodity?
  • UNM researcher working on vaccine to stop ebola virus.
  • A Facebook post prompts man to …
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Added by Adelita on October 9, 2014 at 6:00am — 6 Comments

Morning Fix: ¡Chisme!

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Added by Adelita on October 8, 2014 at 6:23am — No Comments

Morning Fix: It's Not Dust, It's Enchantment

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Added by Adelita on October 7, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

Love Letter to ABQ

Not too long ago, Albuquerque Poet Laureate Jessica Helen Lopez and poet Don McIver asked poets and photographers to help them create a Love Letter to Albuquerque.  This is the result. Thank you and we do love…

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Added by Adelita on October 6, 2014 at 6:30pm — 1 Comment

First Comes DCF, Then Comes Marriage

  I’ve been reflecting on my eight years moderating and writing for DCF and realized that some of my dearest friendships have been made right here.  Two of the nicest people I have become friends with have a particularly wonderful story as a result of being DCF members - they met here, fell in love and got married! 

Ron Da…

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Added by Adelita on October 6, 2014 at 11:30am — 15 Comments

Morning Fix: Oh sí liar!

  • Old guard vs. the new guard in the Republican party?  Sophie says, “I think what we’re seeing here is a struggle for the soul of the Republican Party … in New Mexico.”
  • We'd like to welcome …
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Added by Adelita on October 6, 2014 at 6:30am — 5 Comments

Our Beer is Gold!

Looks like some local breweries represented the Duke City well at the Great American Beer Festival!  Not only was New Mexico one of the top three states by ratio of medals to entries (NM 10% with 84 entries and 8 medals), but…

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Added by Adelita on October 4, 2014 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

What to do in ABQ

You know the saying, "So much to do, so little time?"  Well, make some time because there is so much to do!

Friday, October 3…

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Added by Adelita on October 3, 2014 at 10:00am — 4 Comments

How to Impress Friends and Family with Balloon Fiesta Facts

(Posted on behalf of Ben Moffett)

When the balloons fly over Albuquerque the next few days, local Burquenos may want to bone up on the history of what many people…

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Added by Adelita on October 2, 2014 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Thirty Car Doors = Auto Hawk

A new public work of art is being installed at 1st Street and the Lead Avenue bridge.   It's called Auto Hawk and is by former Duke City resident and artist, Christopher Fennell.  I'm sure it will have its fair share of criticism, but I like it.  …

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Added by Adelita on October 1, 2014 at 2:30pm — 1 Comment

Balloon Fiesta Foodie

Former Duke City Fix blogger, and Albuquerque food writer, Andrea Feucht has written a must-have guide to eating and dining in Albuquerque,…

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Added by Adelita on September 30, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Albuquerque's Wall of Fame

To be honest, I didn't know we had a "wall of fame" here.  Rudolfo Anaya, godfather of contemporary Chicano literature has just been inducted to the wall located at the Alvarado Transportation Center on 1st Street. Congratulations to Mr. Anaya!  He's only the second inductee.  Do you know who the first inductee was?  

Added by Adelita on September 29, 2014 at 2:00pm — 5 Comments

¡Globalquerque! 2014!

Duke City Fix member, Richard Malcolm, is a great photographer (and a great blues musician, I might add) took these gorgeous photos at last Saturday's ¡Globalquerque! Wish I…

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Added by Adelita on September 27, 2014 at 10:30am — 4 Comments

Being Ballsy on Central Ave

Anyone see this giant ball on Central Ave. yesterday during rush hour traffic?! Thomas Cantley rolled a reproduction of his left testicle through town on his way to New York City in an effort to raise…

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Added by Adelita on September 26, 2014 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

Only one day in the Duke City

I happened upon One Day Tour of Albuquerque on About.com and was thinking about all the places I recommend to people visiting our fair city.  One day only makes it a bit of a challenge…

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Added by Adelita on September 25, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Lobo Growl?

If you are headed to the Lobo vs. Fresno State game on Friday, or if you live in the area of the football stadium, you should check out this traffic plan! Now let's see if the Lobos can win two in a row!…

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Added by Adelita on September 24, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Parade, Open Streets, Buddy Walk and Zumba In the Street

Yesterday was a day that many Burquenos took to the streets!  People were cycling, walking, parading and yes, even zumba-ing around Old Town and Downtown. 

It was the 9th Annual Carnuel Road Parade and Fiesta put on by the Harwood Art Center, Wells Park and…

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Added by Adelita on September 22, 2014 at 7:30pm — 4 Comments

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