Local boards of education might get an influx of new faces next year, with 15 candidates filing for seats on the Los Lunas and Belen boards of education, and the University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus Advisory Board.
The trial of a Los Lunas woman who was indicted on one count of first-degree murder and one count of dueling, a fourth-degree felony, last year got underway Monday afternoon.
It was by no means a unanimous vote, but Valencia County elected officials taking office in 2015 will get a salary increase.
Tomorrow will be the end of an era here in Valencia County. It was a tough decision, but after five years, Cyndi Sluder and Louis Lusero have decided to end their Let's Move That Food program.
It wasn't the outcome they were hoping for, but as the Belen Eagles left the field Friday night carrying a red trophy instead of the blue, fans across the board remained proud of the team that left it all on the field.
The Los Lunas Council voted against amending the water rights purchase agreement it made with developer Curb South and Vidler New Mexico, LLC at a special morning meeting on Nov. 26.
The Village Inn restaurant in Los Lunas has closed its doors after 20 years of serving meals to local residents and visitors. The owners, Lenny and Linda Fresquez, started doing business in Los Lunas with Arby's Roast Beef, then opened the Village Inn across the street.
The state of New Mexico was merely 2 years old when Manuel Chavez was born. That same year, Charlie Chaplin debuted his Tramp character on the big screen and Babe Ruth played in his first professional baseball game as a pitcher.
A Bosque man police and prosecutors say killed a father of three and injured one of his daughters while driving drunk earlier this year changed his plea to guilty Monday afternoon.
The third time just might be the charm for Robert Noblin's plan to bring a crematorium to the city of Belen.
Residents in Los Lunas will likely see an increase in their water and sewer utility bills each year over the next five years if village councilors approve it.
A 16-year-old boy lost his life Saturday afternoon when the motorcycle he was driving was hit by an SUV, allegedly by a woman who was driving while intoxicated.
A Tomé woman is behind bars on a $500,000 cash-only bond on charges of stabbing and killing her boyfriend.
Residents, business owners and others were not too happy Monday when two key issues to be decided upon by the Belen Planning and Zoning Commission couldn't be heard because three of the five commissioners did not show up for the meeting.
This year's Belen Board of Education election will see four of the five seats up for grabs thanks to two resignations late last year and earlier this year.
Los Lunas Schools will hold an election on Feb. 3 to elect or re-elect three board of education members for District 1, currently held by Charles Tabet; District 2, now held by Sonya C'Moya; and District 4, currently held by Sean Gibson.
A 29-year-old woman has been arrested and charged with an open count of murder for the death of her 33-year-old boyfriend. Andrea N. Kaesberg was arrested this morning and booked…[Read more]
A handful of students from the School of Dreams Academy were actors in a local film Saturday.
About a dozen people who showed up to speak at the special meeting of the Belen Board of Education meeting Tuesday weighed in on what they thought about naming the Belen High School football stadium after a former coach.
A former manager of Craig Tires has been arrested and charged with taking more than $25,000 worth of tires and reselling them for his own personal gain.