All Los Lunas village staff promotions and transfers will now need approval from the governing council.
The bright spot in The Pit Friday night was the Lady Tigers winning the girls Class 5A state basketball championship. Up in the bleachers, the crowd of fans was wild with enthusiasm as the team played a razor-edge game against Gallup. When the Tigers won 68-63, the crowd exploded.
Sparks flew between Peralta Mayor Bryan Olguin and Municipal Judge David Young at a recent Peralta Town Council meeting over the court's budget. The municipal court had exceeded its budget before the end of the fiscal year, and Olguin was not happy.
People who dream of flying in a hot air balloon will get their chance at the 31st annual St. Patrick's Day Balloon Rallye in Belen this weekend. It's a smaller, less crowded hot air balloon event reminiscent of early Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.
The Los Lunas Community Services Department is hosting a fun run on El Cerro de Los Lunas on Saturday, March 14. The event, "King of the Hill," features a 5K and 10K run on Los Lunas Hill. The 10K run begins at 9 a.m., and the 5K begins at 9:30 a.m.
The mayor and councilor of the town of Peralta will receive monthly stipends starting this month after nearly eight years that elected officials have served on a volunteer basis.
The Mothers of Mighty Men are a group of moms with sixth-grade boys at Raymond Gabaldon Elementary School.
Students at Valencia High School protested PARCC testing Monday morning, chanting "Say No to PARCC."
After several hours of interviews Saturday, and a two-hour executive session, the Los Lunas Board of Education chose Dana Sanders as the superintendent of Los Lunas Schools.
Beginning in July, villagers can expect to pay 25 cents more in additional gross receipts taxes on a $100 purchase.
The town of Peralta has rebuilt several roads, took in $92,644 in its first revenue from the new 3 mill property tax that was approved back in May and is constructing a sewer system to protect ground water and resident's drinking water.
Rolling Rs and silent Hs are just some of the nuances of the Spanish language. Knowing the grammar rules about accent marks is a must in the Spanish spelling bee.
Every month, Los Lunas Schools, in partnership with the Roadrunner Food Bank, delivers food at Ann Parish Elementary School to feed more than 150 local families.
I'm celebrating my greatest achievement today, the birth of my son, Jeremy. He was born on Kirtland Air Force Base 29 years ago. It was the greatest day of my life.
Los Lunas resident Susan Suazo set the Guinness Book of World Records with her collection of 1,054 Slinkys, the coiled spring toy that can flip and flop down a flight of stairs. She received notification of her accomplishment early in January.
Los Lunas Schools will soon have a permanent superintendent. At a closed executive session Feb. 11, the Los Lunas Board of Education chose seven finalists to be interviewed on Saturday, Feb. 28.
Los Lunas Schools surpassed the state 2014 graduation rate and are inching toward the national average of 81 percent.
For a wheelchair-bound 18-year-old with muscular dystrophy, Jonathan "Andrew" Lozano, is remarkably upbeat and unbeatable.
A new Los Lunas nonprofit organization, Love From Above, will open its doors on April 1.
Vases of flowers decorate the comfortably furnished living room and formal dining room of Don and Pauline Taylor's residence off Los Cerritos Road in Los Lunas.