An Uphill Battle
Winners and losers confront the climb
Sixty-some women from across the globe are at the club this week to compete in the ColemanVision Tennis Championships, a United States Tennis Association Pro Circuit event. By the finals on Sunday, all of them will have confronted the hill.
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The Lighter Side of Cage Fighting
Big opportunities for small fighters as the UFC warms up to a new weight class
MMA’s premiere league, the UFC, is catching on. President Dana White has promised a Flyweight division, possibly as soon as 2012.
Ortiz y Pino
Cities Should Gain Weight
There’s an ever-increasing percentage of New Mexicans who reside in cities, not farms or ranches, not even small towns. This ought to have pushed us away from rural dominance of the Legislature.
The Empty City
Humans would be disruptive variables in the New Mexico ghost town a tech company wants to build.
Odds & Ends
Funny because it happens to someone else.
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Peter and The Wolf
Musicians and alumni from the UNM's music department and local artists narrate the popular children’s tale. Sarita Sol González opens the show with original performance poetry.
LEAP Into Science: Measure up
Kids learn what people used to measure before tape measures and explore non-standard measurement.
via Flickr, by Alexander Baxevanis / Creative Commons Attribution license
Old Town Holiday Stroll
Enjoy live entertainment, the traditional lighting of the Old Town Christmas tree as well as discounts and specials offered by local businesses, restaurants and museums.
See live falcons, hawks and owls, browse arts and crafts that are for sale, enjoy a raffle and kids activities.
I Dreamed I Was a Dog
Award-winning New Mexico author and artist Joel Nakamura reads from his new illustrated children's book following the dream world of a boy.