Hundreds of people came out Sunday to rally around a the city of Belen, its mayor and the Nativity scene that a Wisconsin-based organization says is unconstitutional.
The support of the Nativity scene at the Heart of Belen Plaza continues to grow, with residents, visitors and church leaders saying they stand behind Belen and its history.
There might not be anything better to eat than a hot, red chile tamale — except for a 120-foot tamale that's made by community members who are hoping to break a world's record.
It’s that time of year again, when the end-of-summer, county-wide event — the Valencia County Fair — brings the community together for what hopes to be one of the best in years.
It's no secret that a lot of people have strong feelings about their hometown.
The Freedom From Religion Foundation has set their sights on the Nativity scene at the Heart of Belen Plaza, saying it's "unlawful" for the city to be "endorsing one religion."
As they have for centuries, Our Lady of Belen Catholic Church Fiestas is sure to draw a large crowd this weekend as parishioners gather to celebrate the church, the community and their faith.
HOMETOWN HERO: Wilfred Sanchez recovering from both physical and emotional wounds from Fort Hood shooting
(This is the second of a two-part series about the tragic 2014 mass shooting at Fort Hood Army base. Belen native Wilfred Sanchez was one of several soldiers wounded.)
The two most influential and powerful state legislators came together recently to endorse the Belen site for the long-awaited hospital.
(This is the first of a two-part series about the tragic 2014 Fort Hood Army base mass shooting. Belen native Wilfred Chavez was one of several soldiers wounded.)
After decades of planning, a ground-breaking ceremony was held Monday on the new crosswind runway at the Belen Alexander Municipal Airport.
Voters might get their chance to decide whether they are willing to pay higher property taxes for a new fire station and improved sidewalks in the Hub City come next March.
The idea is in place, the location has been secured and now the real work begins as volunteers with the local Disabled American Veterans' post move forward in establishing a Veterans Memorial in Belen.
A Belen man was shot and killed early Monday morning and sheriff's detectives have arrested the man who they believe is responsible.
With an increase of transients in the Hub City, city councilors are contemplating an ordinance that would prohibit aggressive panhandling in the city.