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LL contemplates legal action over mill levy

After a closed executive session at July 25 Los Lunas Village Council meeting, the vote was unanimous to pursue legal action in response to the Valencia County Commission decision to award mill levy money to a hospital in Belen.

Fish Friendly

Deborah Fox-News-Bulletin photo: Meadow Lake resident Ken McKeighen recently started the Middle Rio Grande Aquarium Society for Valencia County fish, reptile and arachnid enthusiasts. The group meets at 6 p.m., every fourth Sunday of the month, at Peechi’s Pet Shop, 3515 N.M. 47.

Local aquarium enthusiasts can get together with other fish and reptile lovers by joining the Middle Rio Grande Aquarium Society in Los Lunas, led by fish expert Ken McKeighen.

LL schools' grades range from B's to D's

Los Lunas Schools had a mixed bag of grades this year, with a few remarkable rises while others fell back a grade. The New Mexico Public Education Department released the grades last week.

Los Lunas students’ scores fluctuate

Los Lunas Schools elementary students are between 50-59 percent at or above proficiency in reading and math, according to Standard Based Assessment tests results, surpassing the state averages in both.

Information needed for resource directory

Essential Connections, a Valencia County group of community members, are meeting today to brainstorm how to get people and organizations more involved in building a central resource directory on the Valencia County page of the state's website.