Valencia County has its own budding Walt Disney in Jerry Glaser, a Los Lunas artist who grew up in Los Chavez.
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When most people refer to vernacular, they are referencing the common language of a region or area that is filled with colorful slang and creative phrases. But vernacular has another, less well-known meaning.
Benteele "Aunt Geeny" Baldini, of Rio Communities, who was a member of La Merced WOTM Chapter 2210 and a retired secretary and bookkeeper at Trailways Bus Co., died on Jan. 1.
(Editor's note: This is the last of a year-long monthly series about how alcohol and drug addiction affects the community and how those affected work to achieve a better life.)
Just more than three years ago, a program quietly came to Valencia County that has resulted in greater public health.
More than 40 years ago when Los Lunas resident Annemarie Pearson begin writing the chapters of her life, becoming an author wasn't part of the story.
Tomé Art Gallery is a place for original gifts and to learn how to make them.
As I watched the weather forecast last week, I tried to contain my curmudgeonness. Curmudgeonlyness? Anyway, as I braced myself for what seemed like the inevitable snowy weekend, I tried to shield my kids from my grumpiness.
In 1989, Alan Coleman had an epiphany while standing on top of a defunct weapons production facility in Colorado that he and his team of engineers had designed.
(Editor's note: This is the 11th of a year-long monthly series about how alcohol and drug addiction affects the community and how those affected work to achieve a better life.)
Tales about taming America's Wild West don't often include women. But, beginning in the 1880s, more than 100,000 young women left home to work as waitresses in restaurants along the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway lines.
(Editor's note: This is the 10th of a year-long monthly series about how alcohol and drug addiction affects the community and how those affected work to achieve a better life.)
An Author's Day featuring more than 25 historians, memoirists, novelists and children's book writers with ties to Valencia County will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 10, at the Los Lunas Transportation Center. The event is sponsored by the Valencia County Historical Society.
Photographer Margo Wagner gained national recognition for a series of angel photos she took in Gallup. Now she's focusing her lens on Valencia County.
An air defense officer whose career kept taking him back to Fort Bliss and El Paso is now looking forward to the next phase in his life.
Just off the hustle and bustle of N.M. 6 in Los Lunas, sits a quiet oasis of art and history â€• the Old Valencia Gallery and Studio.