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Otero retires after 11 years on the bench

District Court Judge Violet Otero Retiring

Her love for the law won't stop when she steps off the bench tomorrow for the very last time, but 13th Judicial District Court Judge Violet Otero says it's time to hang up her robe and retire.

Hub City expects small GRT bump

Anticipating a modest increase in revenues, the Belen City Council unanimously approved a preliminary 2014-15 fiscal year budget last week that would represent a 6.18 percent increase to the general fund.

Volunteers making a difference

Clara Garcia-News-Bulletin photo: Joe Sambrano, a linesman with PNM, places a bat house at El Corazon de Belen Garden Park on top of a pole during the company’s Day of Service. The bat house will help with the insects in the area.

While some people might not have the monetary means to contribute to their favorite charity or local organization, most can pitch in their time and effort for a good cause.

Rebuilding begins at thrift store

Eleven months after someone intentionally set fire to Adelante's Bargain Square, the local nonprofit agency is finally moving forward with rebuilding its Belen thrift store.