V.24 No.52 | 12/24/2015
Event Horizon NYC for NYE Thursday, Dec 31: Manhattan on the Mesa
Enjoy a delicious New York style dinner, live music by the Bad Katz Band, dancing and celebrate the New Year while watching the ball drop in New York City.
V.24 No.41 | 10/8/2015
Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
V.23 No.42 |
news The Daily Word in the First Amendment, cannabis and green chile
Democratic candidate for New Mexico Auditor Tim
Keller's new attack ad uses the pop culture cachet of the A1A Car Wash from "Breaking Bad" to reference the dirt on Republican opponent Robert Aragon. Oh and the ad is narrated by "Gomie" (Steven Michael Quezada).
Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides announced that
Spaceport America, located in the Jornada del Muerto desert basin, is just four test flights away from its inaugural commercial travel flight .
Tierra Blanca High Desert Ranch High Desert Youth Program owner/operator Scott
Chandler, who stands accused of abuse and torture of troubled teens, has filed a defamation/libel lawsuit against Steve Cowen (the father of a youth resident/alleged victim), reporter Rene Romo, the New Mexico Department of Public Safety and the New Mexico State Police.
Albuquerque Police Chief Gorden
Eden discusses efforts to combat a 10-49 (department code for "information") failure within APD and progress that he's made moving APD away from "siloing information."
Former New Mexico governor Gary
Johnson posits that medical marijuana could be a potential treatment for ebola.
teevee drama "Manhattan" was renewed for a second season by WGN America.
Former UNM student Monica
Pompeo is suing the university for violating her First Amendment rights by forcing her to drop a course titled "Images of (Wo)men: From Icons to Iconoclasts." The academic conflict began when Pompeo critiqued mid-'80s lesbian romantic drama Desert Hearts by referring to lesbianism as perverse and using the word "barren" a lot.
nuevomexicano farmers' concerns about the state green chile industry competition with out-of-state growers while coping with extreme weather's negative impact on crop yields.
Happy birthday, Oscar Wilde, Nico, Tim Robbins and Bob Mould (Hüsker Dü, Sugar).
V.21 No.25 | 6/21/2012
Photos by Richard Atkins Performance Review New Country for Old Men Foreign becomes familiar in Adobe Theater’s Men of Mah Jongg Richard Atkins has been bugging the Alibi for months to see his show. Atkins is like a one-man band of the theater world, with a hand in playwriting and another in acting while his feet flit between directing and composing. Atkins was so persistent in his requests for our attendance that we actually started to get annoyed. But then we submitted. Now we understand why he was so adamant —The Men of Mah Jongg may be one of the best pieces of theater to come out of Albuquerque this year. Art Rest In Golden Tuesday, July 25: Noon Tractor Brewing Taproom
Rita Riggs' work is an exploration of modern portraiture, illustration, pop- surrealism and mystical experiences. Runs through 7/31.
Kids Build a Better Paper Glider Tuesday, July 25: 3-5pm Taylor Ranch Library
Aerodynamic principles are put to the test with three different plane designs that dash, glide and loop. Registration required.
Learn Energy Storage Update Tuesday, July 25: 6-7:30pm North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center
Jim DesJardins discusses the status of energy storage followed Teresa Johansen goes over Road Runner Food Bank's recent new battery system installation to save energy.
Music Open Mic Tuesday, July 25: 6-10pm Blue Grasshopper Brew Pub Taproom Song & Dance Live Music Tuesday, July 25: 6-7pm Lomas-Tramway Public Library
Flambeaux takes listeners down to the "Big Easy" without leaving New Mexico.
Learn Learning at the Library Tuesday, July 25: 6:30-7:30pm Cherry Hills Library
Learn how to use your phone, Excel, an Apple computer, CAD, photo editing, marketing and more, all accessible with a library card.
Film Albuquerque Jewish Film Fest: Body and Soul Tuesday, July 25: 7-10pm Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque
Learn about the early performance history of the jazz standard
Body and Soul, one of the most recorded songs in the jazz repertoire and how that relates to the relationships between African Americans and American Jews. Sports • Outdoor Night Walk Tuesday, July 25: 7-9pm ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
A guided tour through the garden in search of night-blooming plants, nocturnal animals and night pollinators.
• Salsa Dance Party 7.29.2017