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Weekly Alibi
 Jul 15 - 21, 2004 
The Road to Recovery
In an effort to curb New Mexico's staggering DWI rates, Albuquerque inmates confront their addictions through treatment at the metro jail.
NEWS/OPINION
Payne's World
Michael Moore's Fahrenheit 9/11 serves to further polarize the public into PATRIOT actors and Bush whackers.
Commentary
A local archeologist and seasoned transportation planning consultant explains the real "reasonable alternatives" behind a MRCOG report analyzing whether or not to extend Paseo del Norte through the petroglyphs.
MUSIC
Music to Your Ears
Downtown Thursdays make for hot nights with cool music. Check it out and add some sizzle to your summer.
FOOD
Cool Stuff
The newly rebuilt Talin Market is finally open for business! See what exotic goodies are in store for you.
FILM & TV
Napoleon Dynamite
Laced with unexpected humor and indelible comic images, the queer creation known as Napoleon Dynamite is, to quote the man himself, "flippin' sweet!"
ARTS/LIT
Gallery Review: Singing Stories
The National Hispanic Cultural Center's Corridos Sin Fronteras deftly explores Spain's ballad tradition in the New World.

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Jesse Schulz

Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on a new Soundgarden release, Heart’s ode to Foo Fighters and a new Bleachers video.
Sandunes
Sandunes, from India, a synth and keyboard player and sound designer

Alibi Picks

Thrumming Thresholds: OneBeat Abq at the Rail Yards

An international music event and art happening presented by 516 ARTS and Found Sound Nation.

news

The Daily Word in freaky animals, New Mexico schools and Starbucks

The Daily Word

Police are searching Albuquerque for 10-year-old Alexandra Greenwall of Rio Rancho, who went missing on Wednesday. Contact the authorities if you have any information.

A US Marine and Iraq War veteran in Maryland has been banned from his daughter's school after having a heated argument with the vice principal over his daughter's homework on Islam.

Just a few common-sense tips to keep your kids safe on Halloween.

A woman in the Houston area was sentenced to three years in prison for putting a gun in her son's backpack to get him in trouble.

Starbucks is going to start delivering to select areas in 2015. Looks like that pumpkin spice latte is gonna come to you!

Police in Pennsylvania finally caught Matthew Eric Frein after a 48-day manhunt. Frein is accused of killing a state trooper.

UNM basketball coach Craig Neal has the starting lineup for the team's exhibition game against Western New Mexico.

Police are looking for suspects after a man was shot and killed this morning on Central Avenue. This story is still being updated.

A Legislative Finance Committee report stated that high-poverty schools in New Mexico need better teachers. Not to sound juvenile, but “DUH! That's high-poverty schools everywhere!” I'm done.

A list of freaky lookin' animals to get you squeamish and scared for All Hallows' Eve. Who knows … they may inspire a last-minute costume, no?

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