Los Lunas resident, Benjamin Park received his Ph.D. in history this spring from one of England's oldest academic institutions in the world — Cambridge University.
The early season has been somewhat fruitful for Valencia County prep soccer squads, as all have posted early wins.
Butterflies and bees zigzag around the towering sunflowers and tasseled corn stalks at the Valencia Community Gardens. The scents of dill, basil and sun-ripened tomatoes are in the air.
At a restaurant in Los Lunas anticipating chicken tacos one August afternoon, 75-year-old Eddie Segura noticed two women pass his table on their way out.
Apparently after 20 years, "The Edge" is still sharp.
How to calculate a fair sewer rate has the two northern most Valencia County municipalities a bit at odds.
The traffic along I-25 hums quietly just a quarter of a mile away, with the Belen High School football stadium about as close to a major thoroughfare as any facility in New Mexico.
Sarah Abeyta, daughter of Ricardo Abeyta Sr. and Monica Abeyta of Los Lunas, is engaged to Mario Sandoval Jr., son of Mario Sandoval Sr. and Doreen Sandoval, also of Los Lunas.
Luis and Beatriz Grine, of Belen, celebrated their 50th golden wedding anniversary on Aug. 15. The couple was married in Clayton, N.M., in 1964.