Prison or Processing Center?
An immigrant detention facility in southern New Mexico faces sharp criticism from the ACLU
By Marisa Demarco
In the remote area southeast of Las Cruces lies an unincorporated region called Chaparral. About 15,000 people live scattered throughout, according to the 2010 census.
Ortiz y Pino
A Swing and a Miss
By Jerry Ortiz y Pino
Just before the conclusion of the Legislature, I suggested to a television reporter that if Gov. Susana Martinez ever had an agenda for the session, it wasn’t apparent to me.
Mesa del Sol Breaks Ground
By Christie Chisholm
Albuquerque may finally be coming out of its recession. That’s the belief of Forest City Covington, LLC, the force behind mega housing project Mesa del Sol. After a three-year delay in building the first phase, the company's finally broken ground.
Odds & Ends
By Devin D. O’Leary
Funny because it happens to someone else.
Roswell UFO Festival
By Joshua Lee
Light parade, 10k, alien costume contest and intergalactic carnival to celebrate all things extraterrestrial.
By Megan Reneau
See the biggest firework show in the state to celebrate the 240th birthday of the USA along with a car show. Nationally known band Lonestar performs.
4th of July Fireworks Hot Spring Soak
By Renée Chavez
View a fireworks show from the home of the Giggling Springs. Reservations required.
24th Annual 4th of July Celebration
By Devin O'Leary
The annual festival for family entertainment, with a lineup of New Mexico’s favorite bands, water slide and jump balloons, BBQ and food for sale and NM Tech’s famous fireworks display at dark.
Courtesy of Self Serve
Toy Party: A Sex Toy Tour
By Blythe Crawford
Self Serve Owner Matie teaches about the world of sex toys, lubricants, sensation play and creative loving. Matie will provide a safe, comfortable space to have intimate questions answered.
Centennial Nights: A River Thirsting for Itself
By Joshua Lee
Learn about the history of water, agriculture, environment and politics surrounding the Rio Grande.
Wise Women Belly Dance at Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center
Learn the technique and basics to this ancient dance form.
Meditations for Healing Body and Mind at Kadampa Meditation Center New Mexico
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