V.21 No.42 | 10/18/2012
Gene Grant Around and Around In defense of the Candelaria roundabout The intersection sees 300 percent more accidents with pedestrians than the rest of the city, equivalent to the San Mateo and Montgomery intersection. That is just startling for an area that rightfully prides itself on a mellow pace of life.
V.21 No.35 | 8/30/2012
Gene Grant Abroad in New Mexico International students bring culture and cash to the places they visit. How can we attract them to the Land of Enchantment?
V.21 No.27 | 7/5/2012
Gene Grant Downtown Action How do we make it go? A decade ago, Albuquerque was ranked No. 1 as having potential for a creative economy. Urban density was a key component. So how’s it going?
V.21 No.18 | 5/3/2012
Gene Grant Tourism Ads Don’t Ring “True” The latest round of commercials from the Department of Tourism has been out for a couple of weeks. What are we to make of the results?
V.20 No.39 | 9/29/2011
Gene Grant More Voices, Louder Voices Let's look back at the highly publicized detainment of photographer Adolphe Pierre-Louis, who ended up in cuffs, on his knees for 30 minutes, on the side of I-40 for all the world to witness.
This Week's News & Opinion: youth group’s hardcore biking, free birth control, drunk mayor Elise Kaplan Jake Foreman (fifth from left) and students from the Native American Community Academy Native youth group bikes 200 miles on the Trail of the Ancients Miss Diagnosis: Free birth control and other big bonuses Answer Me This: Tracking Burque, drunk mayor, tornado, mesa murders Odds & Ends: Nuclear kitchen meltdown, no Kit-Kat for fishes, doll rescue, don’t sleep in the road, Batman’s helper Letters: Boo El Machete, tiny toons, “Breaking Bad” makes us look bad, parents raise fat kids, game of thrones, the credit downgrade hurts
This Week's News & Opinion: An alternative oasis for expectant mothers, council asks feds to probe APD Eric Williams ericwphoto.com Midwives Melanie Yanke (left) and Abigail Lanin Eaves run Dar a Luz Birth & Health Center in the North Valley. News Profile: Where babies come from City Council asks the feds to probe APD Answer Me This: The week in trash, swimming, Arizona and marriage Travelog: A damn Grand Canyon Odds & Ends: Dog poop = gold, wine in the docks, playing favorites ... with a gun, truck testicles Letters: Crap food and obesity, American fascism, Christian terrorism, goodbye Newsland, love for the ages
This Week's News & Opinion: $1 million for wrong accusation, APD shootings, Gary Johnson, Rail Runner Toby Smith Jim Dunn inside the picker cage. Justice at a Price: City writes $1 million check to magazine salesman accused of murder Council Watch: APD shootings, fire code, red-light cameras Answer Me This: The smeller, Gary Johnson, Rail Runner, stunning Ask Kat Curious: Dating in your forties Odds & Ends: Poisoned cookies, ancient feces, shot it off, assault with weasel Letters: Rail Runner, sardines, Afghanistan, Aztec Motel