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Weekly Alibi
 Oct 27 - Nov 2, 2005 
Spooks in the Duke City
Haunted Albuquerque: Everything you need to know about the Duke City's spookiest haunts, protecting yourself from the forces of darkness, spending the night in a haunted hotel room and more. Now with 30-percent less bats in the belfry!
NEWS/OPINION
Clogged Arteries
Are the mayor's plans to re-stripe Montaño as scary as they sound? Christie Chisholm fires up the "Mystery Machine" and finds out.
MUSIC
Music Playlist
Just in time for your Halloween party! The Alibi has compiled a music playlist so spooky that it'd bring blood-red tears to Glenn Danzig's eye. We saw it in a vision.
FOOD
A Moveable Feast
A feast fit for the dead: The Alibi teams up with Golden Crown Panaderia and Masks y Mas for an authentic and food-filled Dia de los Muertos ofrenda.
FILM & TV
Idiot Box: Spooks on Screen
You've got three bags of fun-sized Butterfingers lying around the house. Why not disconnect the doorbell and settle in with Devin D. O'Leary for a night of TV Halloween specials?
Video Review
Get a ghostly glimpse at some hot 'n' corny DVD releases for Halloween. (And they're Paris Hilton-free!)
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Author Interview
Real-life Ghostbusters: The Alibi interviews Cody Polston, president and founder of the Southwest Ghost Hunters Association and author of Haunted New Mexico: The Ghosts of Albuquerque.

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Pin-Ups and Hot Rods Save Prom

A benefit car show where attendees can donate old prom dresses and men's suits for the Albuquerque Public Schools Clothing Bank.

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The Daily Word in weathermen, WIPP, stolen garbage bins and disorder

The Daily Word

Dr. George Fischbeck, a beloved Albuquerque science teacher and weatherman who went on to fame and fortune in the city of angels, has died at age 92.

Jay Stanley, senior policy analyst at the American Civil Liberties Union, discusses the use of police body cameras in Albuquerque.

A hearing undertaken by the Bernalillo County Commission on a proposed real estate development west of town raised drought-related citizen concerns.

Long-haired US Energy Secretary Edward Moriz says the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant will be back in business soon.

Oil industry experts are worried about New Mexico production and job losses in the coming months.

Daily Lobo reporter Skylar Griego reports that tattoos are becoming more visible in the workplace.

More than 150 trash and recycling bins have been stolen in Albuquerque during the past couple of months.

Yesterday, a mobile home in the Southeast Heights caught fire and burned.

Andrew Church, a meteorologist based in Burque says it could be a wet spring in these parts.

A fight over a cell phone caused violence and disorder in our humble burg.

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The Daily Word in the crimes of Blanco Diablo

The Daily Word

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 25

and drug dealer Eugene Crane, aka “Blanco Diablo” aka “The Boogie Man,” has been arrested for allegedly wrapping the body of one of his customers in plastic and then dumping her in an empty lot near Roller Skate City after the woman overdosed. Before dumping her, but after she died, he allegedly made time to join his family for dinner,

Geologists with the United States Air Force are set to begin construction on a well to extract poisonous chemicals from Albuquerque’s water supply. The well will be located in a church parking lot, right next to the basketball court,

the Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg wonders if it’s time for “the Jews to leave Europe,”

a Detroit eviction crew discovered the corpses of two children stashed in a deep freeze inside of a vacant apartment. The mother of the children has been taken into custody,

in some of the least depressing news to come out of Iraq, ISIS apparently blew up Saddam Hussein's tomb,

a baby eagle hatched live on eagle-cam,

and a restaurant in Africa has closed down after attracting negative attention for their “no blacks” policy.

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