Come this spring, 300 new jobs will be available in Valencia County thanks to Global Fashion Technologies, Inc., a clothing manufacturing company that will be operating and headquartered at the old Solo Cup facility south of Rio Communities.
Rio Communities officials are hoping the third time will be the charm when the Belen City Council will once again consider providing the new city with animal control services.
An Albuquerque woman was arrested early Saturday afternoon in Bosque Farms after she drove on the wrong side of N.M. 47 and crashed into a parking lot.
Rio Communities City Council members approved Mayor Mark Gwinn's appointment of a new councilor last week, a decision that filled a spot that had been vacant since August.
Miles and miles of miniature mainline railroad tracks, model railroad engines, tiny towns folk doing everything from farming to flying kites and small replicas of local establishments will soon need a new home.
In an effort to assist people in finding a job, aid local businesses in finding employees, help everyone learn more about local enterprises and revitalize the local economy, a business expo is being organized for all that and more.
For more than 60 years, Pete's Cafe has been more than just a place to eat some of the most sought-after authentic New Mexican cuisine — it has become part of Belen's culture, its traditions.
The congregation at St. Philip's Episcopal Church in Rio Communities is searching to search for answers as to who would deliberately set a fire at the church, and why.
There will be perky penguins and plump polar bears, carefree carousals and Santa's sleigh, more than 200,000 lights, 50 Christmas trees and all the holiday cheer you could ever imagine.
Many have described Belen Police Officer Mike Esquibel as a man who not only wanted to help others but to really make a difference in people's lives — and he did.
While the city of Belen has been working on renovating the old City Hall, the governing body isn't yet quite ready to go through the process â€• or the expenseâ€• of placing the building on the National Register of Historic Places.
For the past 11 years, the Greater Belen Chamber of Commerce has brought the Rio Abajo community together with a festival that has something for everyone.
Sheriff's investigators say a Los Chavez man is lucky to be alive after being shot five times outside his home Saturday night.
A bit more than a year old, the citizens of Rio Communities is ready to celebrate its incorporation with floats, marching bands, horse clubs and flag-waving politicians riding in convertible cars.
For the first time as a municipality, Rio Communities city councilors unanimously approved the Infrastructure Capital Improvement Plan that gives residents and legislators a clear picture of the direction of the city for the next five years.
The Los Lunas Police Department will soon seek out and purchase a new canine unit to join their force.