Views: 154

Comment by Adelita on January 16, 2014 at 7:07am

Sad to hear Charlie's closing.  Best carnitas in town.  

Nice to hear a little Howlin' Wolf this morning!

Comment by RunLikeADog on January 16, 2014 at 9:15am

Hasn't the whole 'free newspaper with a fresh voice' and 'in depth reporting' thing been tried before and failed miserably? Frankly I can't remember the last time I held newsprint in my hands. Good luck to him, though. Sounds like a fun way to blow 500 g's

Comment by once banned twice shy on January 16, 2014 at 10:00am

Strange.  I thought that the Charlie of Charlie's had been retired for years.  His son was running the place.  They also sold their liquor license last year.  It's too bad, but I think there is more to the story than just retirement...

Comment by Phil_0 on January 16, 2014 at 10:08am

I dunno, RLAD - it sounds to me like they want to compete with the Local iQ and the increasingly content-free Alibi as much or more as they want to take on the Journal or the New Mexican. Provided they've got the financial support and can get good events and culture coverage on board, I would imagine there's definitely room for a competitor for that market. Especially if they bring the kind of in-depth reporting associated with free weeklies in other cities (including the Santa Fe Reporter).

Comment

You need to be a member of Duke City Fix to add comments!

Join Duke City Fix

Connect with Us!

Community Forum

Downtown Albuquerque

Started by Rita in Food & Drink yesterday.

Redistricting Commission 1 Reply

Started by Maurreen Skowran in General Discussion. Last reply by Kitson Harvey Feb 4.

Where to have lunch in Albuquerque 8 Replies

Started by Gretchen Winchester in Food & Drink. Last reply by QingyuanMama Feb 3.

Latest Activity

Phil_0's blog post was featured
6 minutes ago
Phil_0 posted a blog post
16 minutes ago
Profile IconDuke City Fix via Facebook
Thumbnail

Daily Pics by Dee Cohen

NM Pics: El Santuario de San Lorenzo

dukecityfix.com

Bernalillo NM

Facebook3 hours ago · Reply
Dee Cohen liked Adelita's blog post Cactus Tractor - NPR Tiny Desk Contest!
3 hours ago

Regular Features

Anyone can blog on the Duke City Fix, but here are the folks who blog most often:

© 2016   Created by Duke City Fix.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service