Apr 7 - 13, 2011
The readers voted, we tallied the results, now find out who and what was voted Best of Burque 2011.
Best of Burque 2011
Best of Burque 2011: Life in Burque
Best of Burque 2011: Arts & Lit
Best of Burque 2011: Local Flavor
Best of Burque 2011: The High Life
Best of Burque 2011: Goods & Services
Best of Burque 2011: Best Anything We Forgot
Best of Burque: Community Picks
PNM and public advocates wage war over proposed rate hikes for electricity. Plus, the searing sun of summer in New Mexico is upon us. Find out what the FDA won't tell you about sunscreen.
Take a Hike: Utility reps and public advocates trade blows on rate increase
Environment: Neighbors vs. Intel
The Mother Ship: Will Albuquerque become a hub for women’s MMA?
Council Bite: Bikes, art and green cars
Miss Diagnosis: Burned by the FDA’s lack of sunscreen regs
Odds & Ends: Crash saves one, vehicular dog-walking, these tips are killing me, robber strikes in the same place thrice
Letters: Death penalty, smaller schools, driver’s licenses, go Ortiz y Pino!, stroller parker responds, Rebel Radio
Need some motivation at the gym? We've crafted a mix that will whip your ass into shape (or be the soundtrack to your next dance party).
Music to Your Ears: Caravan East is an oasis of atmosphere
Aural Fixation: A sonic exercise aid
Jazzed: Singer Kurt Elling wheels through the gate
Sonic Reducer: Mantis Fist, Tina Sparkle, Crystal Stilts
Flyer on the Wall: Evil art, illegible typeface
Early spring has a special meaning among locavores in places where winter interrupts the growing season: food swapping.
Food for Thought: Sharing the harvest at “swap meats” and seed exchanges
Mina's Dish: New cookbooks on cheesecake, American food and charcuterie
Chowtown Restaurant Guide
FILM & TV
Paul Giamatti stars in
, a comedy about a family that adopts a troubled yet sporty high schooler.
Gets a Trailer and Showcase Seeks Subs
Film Review: Seriocomic sports flick
avoids cliché, embraces closure
Idiot Box: AMC’s “The Killing” makes for a moody, masterful murder myster
Week in Sloth: K-9 cops, Colin Quinn and Chloe & Lamar
Film Times and Capsules
April is National Poetry Month—find out what kinds of imaginative, rhythmic and lyrical events are happening around town.
Culture Shock: Baseball and fractals
Poetry News: Local poets Don McIver, Hakim Bellamy, Carlos Contreras and Lisa Gill survey the scene
Art News: q-Staff Theatre finds new digs in Downtown
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Free Will Astrology Week of April 6, 2011
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