Julia Dendinger

Assistant Editor

Bio

Julia M. Dendinger began working at the VCNB in 2006. She covers Valencia County government, Belen Consolidated Schools and the village of Bosque Farms. She is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists Rio Grande chapter’s board of directors.

Coming together once a week, the volunteers at the St. Teresa of Calcutta Soup and Blessing Kitchen cook up a homemade meal for 100 people. An…

Valencia County Emergency Manager Sarah Gillen delivers cloth masks to the Los Lunas Schools distribution warehouse. Since the outbreak of COV…

Valencia County Emergency Manager Sarah Gillen counts boxes of masks being delivered to Belen Consolidated Schools. 

The last part of a load of adult and child cloth reusable masks for Belen Consolidated Schools is unloaded by Valencia County Emergency Manage…

Anita Lozano, the Families FIRST nurse with the Belen Public Health Office, gets paperwork ready for a client at one of the offices many COVID…

Helping to make sure the community is healthy and safe, whether there’s a pandemic happening or not, are the members of the Belen Public Healt…

Tia Montoya, public health nurse, and Anita Lozano, the Families FIRST nurse, with the Belen Public Health Office double check the information…

Belen Harvey House Museum docent Heide Greene, museum coordinator Frances Zeller and Belen Public Library director Kathleen Pickering accept a…

John Taylor, president of local square dance club Bosque Cuadrillas, holds the dress his late wife, Donna, won for at the New Mexico State Fai…

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It’s a busy office on a good day — shot clinics, nutritional counseling, mental health advice, prenatal check-ups, TB monitoring, STD testing,…

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