Alibi V.21 No.43 • Oct 25-31, 2012
Feature Shoutout! Maggie Toulouse Oliver During hectic election seasons when they’re likely slammed with questions, the voice on the other end of the line is always ready to help us out. Maybe that doesn’t seem exceptional, but trust us: Prompt, accurate info is not the norm among governmental agencies.
Feature $$$ for I-25 and Paseo: NO Albuquerque city leaders are asking for $50 million in gross receipts tax revenue bonds to reconstruct the Paseo del Norte and I-25 interchange.
Feature Minimum Wage Boost it! Because it’s the right thing to do. Why we should raise it and help low-income families in Albuquerque.
Feature Bonds Though we’re not crazy about the Municipal Bond Question that gives $50 million to the mega Paseo construction project, the Alibi supports almost all of the other bonds on the ballot. Bond Questions A, B and C allow for improvements to senior citizen facilities, libraries and higher education improvements.
Jeff Drew jeffdrewpictures.com Feature Long-Jump to the Ballot Box You'd think everyone would be passionate about increasing the ranks of voters and educating people about the importance of civic participation. Right? Art Making Africa Sunday, March 18: 9am-5pm Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Browse the work over 100 artists and designers working in cities throughout Africa. Runs through 5/6.
Wellness Meditation Intensive with Aparna Sunday, March 18: 11am-1pm Yogasaar
Spring Equinox meditation intensive based on Buddha's heart sutra that will help integrate all aspects of life with harmony and wholeness.
Kids A Day in Paradise Egg Hunt Sunday, March 18: 1-2pm Paradise Hills Park
Honor 2018's oustanding citizens including jumpers, an epic egg hunt, food and games.
Film Back to the Future Part II Sunday, March 18: 1:30-3:30pm Central & Unser Library
This movie begins where
Back to the Future ended; with Marty, Doc and Jennifer going into the future to help Marty and Jennifer's children, rated PG. Learn Esteban: The African Slave Who Explored America Sunday, March 18: 2-3pm Sandoval County Historical Society
Dennis Herrick shares his research and insights into the life and times of Esteban, an African slave who landed in the New World as a shipwreck survivor.
Words Santa Fe Mourning Sunday, March 18: 3-4:30pm Page One Bookstore
Author Amanda Allen talks about and signs her new book.