When funk/reggae/rock band 311 hit the stage at Sandia Amphitheater on Thursday, June 26, to begin their 36-date summer tour, they gave their New Mexican fans something a little different….[Read more]
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The horse's hooves fall softly on the loose arena sand. The occasional creak of the saddle carries on the breeze as the equine and rider move in tandem, working a cow back and forth against the back wall of the cedar plank-lined pen.
(La Historia del Rio Abajo is a regular column about Valencia County history written by members of the Valencia County Historical Society. The author of this month’s column is a…[Read more]
It’s finally happened: my husband, Matthew, and I are officially empty-nesters. The last of our three children moved into a place of his own a few weeks ago. Jonathan, Matthew’s…[Read more]
It's a tight fit for 14 students, an instructor and two assistants, but they make it work.
From all the way across the Atlantic Ocean, a young West African man has come to the University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus to fulfill his dream of becoming a registered nurse.
Even though the actual day is next week, the Cinco de Mayo holiday will be celebrated this weekend. Let’s get something straight about Cinco de Mayo right off the bat:…[Read more]
Strung like pearls on rustic twine, four small chapels quietly sit along N.M. 47 as it winds its way through the heart of Tomé.
Children seated with heads bowed in concentration over brightly colored snap-on bricks are pulling ideas from their young minds to build houses, automobiles and other structures concocted from their imaginations.
Most people have probably never heard of Black Rock City. It exists for only a brief week, deep in Nevada's Black Rock Desert.
In honor of Women's History Month, the Business Women of Valencia County shared some of their thoughts about women they admire.
Families will likely see higher prices for fresh meat and produce as the drought continues to devastate farmers across the region.
It's going to be a weekend of fun, flight and film at this year's 30th annual St. Patrick's Day Balloon Rallye.
Where can you walk down the street and get a glimpse of stars such as Morgan Freeman, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Kevin Costner, Claire Daines or Forest Whitaker? In Hollywood, yes, but over the past several years, Belen has been the place where they all come to make their movies.