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.
Sunshine is something New Mexico has plenty of and which offers residents an opportunity to harness low-cost, clean energy.
An ex-Belen High School teacher who was fired for drinking in class three years ago was allegedly at it again last week, but this time in Arizona.