V.26 No.21 | 5/25/2017
The Budget and Tapia
Council manages many municipal issues
Sprinkle some money here; toss a little over there. Albuquerque City Councilors cultivated a $531.4 million city operating budget during a five-hour regular meeting May 15.
V.26 No.18 | 5/4/2017
Al Hurricane, Taser and TIDDs
Council considers quality concerns
Taser International (now named Axon) awarded new contract, Lower Petrogylphs TIDD approved and public warned of hepatitis C.
V.26 No.15 | 4/13/2017
Solidarity, Justice and Ted Gallegos
Council considers local issues
Council acknowledges Sikh contributions, get schooled in love by The Don, considers buying La Cuentista properties and prepares for Nob Hill sidewalks.
V.26 No.13 | 3/30/2017
Planning, Narcan and Petie Gibson
Council addresses a variety of civic issues
Council hears about integrated development ordinance, sets APD naloxone time frame and calls for a study on merging city and county public safety departments.
V.26 No.11 | 3/16/2017
Planning, Gender Equality and Forensics
Council meeting productive, progressive
Neighborhoods want more time to weigh in on ABC to Z project, Pay Equity Initiative seeks better pay equity, Council wants new rape kits processed within 3 months and Nob Hill sidewalks are envied.
V.26 No.8 | 02/23/2017
The Daily Word in the State of the Union, Russia and Congress
A man who recently took hostage and car-jacked hikers at the La Luz trail was arrested in Kan.
A woman had acid thrown in her face Monday night, that's the fifth recorded acid attack in Berlin, Germany since Dec.
A summation of the presidents of the HBCU reaction to meeting with Trump: Photo Op!
How accurate was Trump's first address to Congress?
Undoing all of the progress achieved in the last eight years is just beginning.
Wanna see a bot fight? Head over to Wikipedia.
A Russian airstrike hit US allies by “mistake.”
An emotional moment during the State of Nation speech could backfire for the Trump administration.
V.26 No.6 | 2/9/2017
Albuquerque is Immigrants
Council considers sanctuary, law enforcement, low-income housing
The latest Council meeting focused on the status of immigrants in the Duke City.
V.26 No.5 | 02/02/2017
We Need To Talk
Sunday, Feb 5: The Albuquerque Forum on Faith and Politics: An Interfaith Conversation [ Sat Feb 4 2017 11:00 AM ]
Conversations cover topics of immigration, global climate change, the future of health care and public education.
V.26 No.5 | 2/2/2017
Not The End Of The World
Resistance means feeling pretty psyched
People all over the country and in Albuquerque are organizing a chain of resistance movements to counter backwards-looking developments.
V.26 No.4 | 1/26/2017
A Comprehensive Plan
Council meeting focuses on metro area’s future
Residents up in arms over Albuquerque/Bernalillo County Comprehensive Plan process, timeline and inclusiveness.
V.26 No.2 | 01/12/2017
Saturday, Jan 21: Women's March on Washington
Join the many unique cultural groups across New Mexico in an inclusive dialogue to become more educated about how to take positive and peaceful action to exercise your constitutional rights.
V.26 No.3 | 1/19/2017
New Mexico News
What to Expect
Money, money, money and marijuana at the Legislature
This year’s 60 day New Mexico legislative session will focus on economic issues, more economic issues and la grifa, tambien.