A panel of five mayors held a discussion on their small-town economic development at the 2013 Rural Forum held at the University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus last week.
It has been three years in the making, but finally the trailhead at El Cerro de Los Lunas Preserve is complete. El Cerro, "the hill" in Spanish, is on the west side of the village.
The School of Dreams Academy in Los Lunas starts the new school year energized by getting an "A" grade from the New Mexico Public Education Department.
The fifth annual Valencia County Community Expo will be at the Los Lunas "Y" behind Heritage Park this year.
The village of Los Lunas will host the state's premier economic development conference next week.
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.
A 19-year-old Albuquerque man drowned in an irrigation ditch in Los Lunas at about 3 a.m. Saturday, after efforts to pull him out failed.
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.
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.
The School of Dreams Academy received an A grade from the New Mexico Department of Education this year.
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.
The Mansion Players is offering "An Evening with the Luna-Otero Family," a theater performance at the Luna Mansion Steakhouse Thursday, July 18.
Every school in Los Lunas made progress in reading and math skills, according to test scores from Measures of Academic Progress, a short-assessment cycle testing the district has used for the past eight years. Tests are given in the fall, winter and spring.
The School of Dreams Academy in Los Lunas saw an increase in reading proficiency from last year, according to the Standard Based Assessment results recently released by the New Mexico Public Education Department.
Last Friday on ABC's "20/20," there was a segment on how mechanics treat women and men differently.
Those who have lost a loved one to violence do not need go through the grief process and legal system alone.
The new Affordable Care Act and Medicaid expansion will kick in on Jan. 1, and most people will be required to have health insurance.
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.
Stockpiles of old, discarded vehicle tires is a problem in the state. They pose serious health and environmental hazards, but the village of Los Lunas might have a solution.
Pam Davis, a special education and E2020 teacher at Los Lunas High School is retiring after 25 years. She has 31 years in education, having also taught in Lovington for six years, but now she is looking forward to devoting more time to her 27-year-old son, Richard who was in a car crash nine years ago.