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The Daily Word in police, fugitives and hot dogs
By August March [ Thu Mar 12 2015 2:12 PM ]
Attorneys have 10 more days to submit documents before a district judge rules in a conflict of interest motion overshadowing the murder charges against Keith Sandy and Dominique Perez.
You'll be able to rent a bicycle in downtown Albuquerque beginning in May.
There is some decent art at Albuquerque's Sunport.
A US Airways jet airliner made an emergency landing at the Sunport this morning.
Our town's new Civilian Police Oversight Board meets for the first time today at 4:00 PM.
Fugitive Charlie Hill wants charges implicating him in the 1971 murder of State Police officer Robert Rosenbloom dismissed because of Susanna Martinez.
A staunch ally of La Tejana may not become a UNM regent after all.
The student government at UNM passed a resolution urging administrators and regents to replace Columbus Day celebrations with Indigenous Peoples’ Resistance and Resilience Day.
Climate change is a thing in New Mexico, says the latest edition of Rolling Stone Magazine.
The annual Free Fishing Derby is scheduled for this coming Saturday from 7:15am to 4pm at Tingley Beach. And Miguel Trujillo of Tome caught a 40-inch tiger muskie at Bluewater Lake. He was using a hot dog for bait.
Never Grow Up: Cool Kids Never Die opening reception
By Lisa Barrow [ Thu Mar 12 2015 1:15 PM ]
Work by local artists representing pop culture from 1980s and 1990s, based on nostalgic characters and Saturday morning cartoons. Artists include Jon Sanchez, Jonathan Perea (Pnut), Jeremy Montoya, Nicole Riner, Austin Zachary and Derek Smith. Part of On the Map: Unfolding Albuquerque Art + Design.
Best of Burque voting begins!
By Ty Bannerman [ Wed Mar 11 2015 12:53 PM ]
Attention residents of Albuquerque!
For over two decades, the Weekly Alibi has asked YOU to help us honor the very best that our unique city has to offer. Well, it’s that time again. From art galleries to vape shops; from best politician to best local band, this is your chance to let the world know what you love about Burque.
Just log in and fill out the ballot. It’s that easy!
The Daily Word in Breaking Bad pizza, iPhone hacking and court-mandated circumcision
By Ty Bannerman [ Wed Mar 11 2015 11:19 AM ]
Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 11,
and the New Mexico senate has killed an anti-union bill,
Sandia Labs is trying to hack into your iPhone,
Breaking Bad fans keep throwing pizzas on some lady’s NE Heights home,
video game designers still don’t know how boobs work,
members of the University of Oklahoma’s SAE fraternity are sorry for being so racist,
and a Florida woman is running from the law because she doesn’t want her 4-year-old son circumcised.
Have a great day!
The Daily Word in girl power, girls playing sports and GIRLS GIRLS GIRLS!
By Amelia Olson [ Tue Mar 10 2015 11:20 AM ]
It’s Tuesday! Today’s Daily Word will ~*~BlOw YoUr MiNd~*~*
Netflix is releasing a new series that you can’t binge watch. WTF?!
Saudi girls can now participate in sports at school! Yes you read that right! Yes I know it’s 2015 and that seems like it shouldn’t be a headline. But it’s true! Yay! Sports for everyone!
This is just incredibly sad. 10 people were killed in a helicopter crash while filming for a reality TV show.
Apparently giving eviction notices to homeless folks won’t solve homelessness?
The Daily Word in racist frat boys, kissing skeletons and the ABCs of death
By Constance Moss [ Mon Mar 9 2015 12:38 PM ]
A fraternity in Oklahoma has been shut down after its members posted an online video of themselves using racist slurs.
Meanwhile, this art project's video has gone viral, raising awareness and jerking tears all over the globe.
New York's homeless population has reached an all-time high of 60,000, and 25,000 of them are children.
Competition turned deadly at the world's largest dog show.
In less tragic canine news, this dog was found by TSA in a checked suitcase at La Guardia.
A must-listen: It’s dark, it’s smooth, it’s Metallica and Hall & Oates all in one.
Here are some ideas for your Harry Potter-inspired bathroom.
Cranky over daylight savings? Turn that frown upside down with an episode of Majestic Loincloth!
The Daily Word in prom-munism, hobbits and Mars
By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Fri Mar 6 2015 4:14 PM ]
Cottonwood Classical Preparatory School embraces "prom-munism."
If you plan to watch the "Dig" premiere tonight on USA, spotting ABQ locations might make a fun drinking game.
George R.R. Martin donates a first edition of The Hobbit to Texas A&M's Cushing Memorial Library.
This Week's Instagram Photo Contest Winner!
#alibibiz February 27 - March 5
By Amelia Olson [ Fri Mar 6 2015 4:07 PM ]
We asked for pictures of your favorite local businesses this week and you guys delivered. Here are some of our favorites:
But this week's winner is Instagram user victoriaxmia_ for her mega awesome picture of local comic shop Astro-Zombies!
Email firstname.lastname@example.org for details on how to retrieve your prize and stay tuned for next week's guidelines!
Courtesy of artist
Bad Oysters: A short, strange evening with Blue Öyster Cult
By Wrathchild [ Fri Mar 6 2015 1:54 PM ]
Alibi resident rocker Wrathchild reports on a concert that left comatose concertgoers feeling blue.
Just a Little Brew: The Traveling Tea Leaf lecture
By Mark Lopez [ Fri Mar 6 2015 12:00 PM ]
Robin Scala, founder of The Fragrant Leaf, takes you on an adventurous journey of this Chinese herb.
Pin-Ups and Prom Dresses at El Chante: Casa de Cultura
A benefit car show where attendees can donate old prom dresses and men's suits for the Albuquerque Public Schools Clothing Bank.
22nd Annual César Chávez Day Celebration at National Hispanic Cultural Center
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