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Helping to heal

Julia M. Dendinger-News-Bulletin photo: Eileen Williams, left, and Denise Gallegos, right, watch as a memorial dedicated to their brother and son — Charlie Davlin — is revealed at First Baptist Los Lunas.

The congregation of First Baptist Los Lunas wasn't planning to add a fountain to the church's landscaping, but after tragedy struck two families — families that were total strangers to them — it seemed like an obvious thing to do.

RC begins infrastructure planning for next five years

For the first time as a municipality, Rio Communities city councilors unanimously approved the Infrastructure Capital Improvement Plan that gives residents and legislators a clear picture of the direction of the city for the next five years.

Northcutt resigns from RC Council

Kaylon Northcutt, one of the first four residents elected to serve on the Rio Communities City Council, resigned his position a little more than a year into his term.

Illegal dumping

Julia M. Dendinger-News-Bulletin photo: A beautiful view of the Manzano Mountains is marred by illegal dumping in the community of Monterey Park. Items such as old furniture, tires, household trash and dead animals are thrown in the desert just a few hundred feet from people’s homes.

Sometimes you find out who your friends really are the hard way. Brett Garner found out he trusted the wrong person when he got a court summons in June for illegal dumping. To say he was surprised was an understatement.