A year unlike any other
“At this point the fire behavior is like nothing we've ever seen,” says Jessica Hall, 31, a wildlands firefighter. “Although we know how to fight fire really well, and we've gotten really good at it, this type of season is so intense and unpredictable. A lot of our methods that would work another year are really ineffective.”
Elizabeth W. Hughes
Stuck in the 505 With You
Fires to the north of me, fires to the south, here I am
Sometimes New Mexico does not cooperate, and a glorious weekend in the mountains gets canceled due to a ring of fire. So the Alibi’s travel writer decided to take a “staycation” and went seeking adventures right in her own backyard: the North Valley.
“Please Save Us”
Detainees beg to be deported through safe territory
Almost 50 people held on immigration charges in New Mexico signed letters saying that if they are deported over the state's border, they will be immediately kidnapped or killed.
Odds & Ends
Funny because it happens to someone else.
Cowboy Days Music and Brews Nite
An eclectic evening of music, beer, food, entertainment and contests celebrating the cowboy days of yesteryear.
Big Bubble Circus
Jim Jackson brings a hilarious mix of circus magic and buffoonery with soap bubbles in every size and form.
Courtesy of the Office of African American Affairs
N.M. Black Expo 2018
Small business owners, healthcare providers, educators, technology professionals, performing artists and community organizations join together to celebrate African American culture.
Courtesy of the artist
How to Make Love to a Woman: A Workshop for Men
Learn about the complexities of a woman's anatomy and arousal as well as practice qigong forms to build sexual energy to become a better lover. Pre-registration required.
Summer Institute Performances: Circo Latino
See young artists, ages 8 to 13, present an original show featuring trapeze, juggling, stilting, acrobatics, clowning, live music and more.
¡Baile!: Rueda de Casino (Cuban Salsa) Dance Classes
Instructors Evelyn Mora and Norma Quiñones offer a chance for families and friends to learn the history, culture and basic movements for salsa, bachata, merengue and more.