Alibi V.26 No.45 • Nov 9-15, 2017 
Trudy Jones and Ken Sanchez

Council Watch

IDO, Beggars and a Fresco

Civic improvement, safety at issue

Taking a cue from ancient Roman leaders, Albuquerque City Councilors made it a crime to give beggars a quarter along busy roadways, commissioned a new fresco Downtown and tweaked the proposed overhaul of the city’s planning and zoning codes.
Garnett S. Stokes
Zach Baker via The Maneater

Editorial

A Slow Progress Forward

UNM’s new president must face past and future

UNM should represent all that our city strives to be, and getting UNM back on track will be much like getting this town to travel down a productive path.
The News Monkey

Newscity

Medicaid might get copays and premiums, candidates vie for Maestas' APS board position and APD Chief to retire.
Albuquerque Mayor-Elect Tim Keller
Eric Williams Photography

Election Wrap-up

Timothy M. Keller Elected Mayor

Progressive trumps Trumpian candidate in local contest

Thirty minutes after the polls closed in Albuquerque on Nov. 14, 2017, the outcome was clear. Early tabulations of absentee and early voting showed Tim Keller with a huge lead over Dan Lewis.

[ more >> ] [ permalink ]

Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because magnets up one's nose happen to someone else.

Letters

The readers write about Republicans, County Commissioners and fast drivers.
Valerie Serna

EVENT HORIZON ()

Furry Best Friends Available

Home Fur Thanksgiving Pet Adoptions

Find your newest furry family member in time to share Thankgiving dinner and the holidays.
calendar
/ Public Domain

EVENT HORIZON ()

For Young Pioneers

Peter and The Wolf

Musicians and alumni from the UNM's music department and local artists narrate the popular children’s tale. Sarita Sol González opens the show with original performance poetry.
calendar

EVENT HORIZON ()

Measure Up

LEAP Into Science: Measure up

Kids learn what people used to measure before tape measures and explore non-standard measurement.
calendar