V.19 No.14 | 4/8/2010
Worst Thing About Being Mayor So Far?
We asked Mayor Richard Berry that very question, along with others from the Best of Burque ballot. Find out what he said.
As a bonus, you can see my hand in our picture of the mayor. This hand will sign autographs: To Thad, Have a kick-ass summer! <3 ~Hand.
V.18 No.47 | 11/19/2009
A New Shade of “Green”
Let us pause, briefly, to applaud Mayor Martin Chavez for his efforts on getting Albuquerque “green”—most notably, on just the idea of being “green.” We can have our quibbles on how this effort was done and what was accomplished, but let’s be clear here: We’ve moved well beyond “why.” That is no small accomplishment.
V.18 No.41 |
The Daily Word 10.08.09: Barefoot Burglars, Asperger's, Matt Damon
In the news: Eighteen-year-old plane-stealing, barefoot burglar, icky Albuquerque economy, health care plan could cut deficit, Mislabeled DNA sample keeps a serial killer free, New Mexican dies of H1N1, Herta Müller wins Nobel Prize for Literature, Genealogists establish Michelle Obama's roots, bought Thai boys for sex, website lists 10 actresses "past their prime,", NBC show "Community" character has Asperger's, Matt Damon
V.18 No.39 | 9/24/2009
Did You Miss the Debate?
We’ve got you covered. See the stream and the live-blog here. Or, see it on “New Mexico In Focus” on KNME Channel 5 tomorrow at 7 p.m.
A rowdy crowd cheered and booed the candidates: R.J. Berry, Martin Chavez and Richard Romero.
V.18 No.37 | 9/10/2009
I Got Your Debate, Right Here
See that box up there on our homepage about the mayoral debate? You can sign up for a reminder about the live blog action to be found here at alibi.com on Wednesday, Sept. 16 at 7 p.m.
Four media outlets have joined forces to put on the debate, which is free and open to the public. Each news source should have a live stream of the event on its website and a portal to the live blog featuring the readers, viewers and listeners of KNME, the Alibi, KUNM and the New Mexico Independent.
V.18 No.36 | 9/3/2009
You, Too, Can be a Talking Head
Friends! Albuquerque’s indie media outlets—KNME, Alibi, New Mexico Independent, KUNM—are teaming up to bring you a mayoral smackdown on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Details ------------>
It’s free and open to the public, but if you can’t be there and want to query the candidates, film yourself asking a question, upload it to YouTube, and e-mail us a link. The best questions will be presented to Mayor Martin Chavez, R.J. Berry and Richard Romero at the event. Extra points if your backdrop relates to your question.
V.18 No.35 | 8/27/2009
City Boss Fight 2009
The Candidate on the Right
An interview with mayoral contender Rep. R.J. Berry
It's the job of the challenger to stomp out of the saloon, guns blazing for the incumbent. That's the way this mayoral race has gone. State Rep. R.J. Berry and Richard Romero attack, and Mayor Martin Chavez deflects (though he's certainly squeezed the trigger a few times himself).
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