IDO, Beggars and a Fresco
Civic improvement, safety at issue
Taking a cue from ancient Roman leaders, Albuquerque City Councilors made it a crime to give beggars a quarter along busy roadways, commissioned a new fresco Downtown and tweaked the proposed overhaul of the city’s planning and zoning codes.
Zach Baker via The Maneater
A Slow Progress Forward
UNM’s new president must face past and future
UNM should represent all that our city strives to be, and getting UNM back on track will be much like getting this town to travel down a productive path.
Medicaid might get copays and premiums, candidates vie for Maestas' APS board position and APD Chief to retire.
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Timothy M. Keller Elected Mayor
Progressive trumps Trumpian candidate in local contest
Thirty minutes after the polls closed in Albuquerque on Nov. 14, 2017, the outcome was clear. Early tabulations of absentee and early voting showed Tim Keller with a huge lead over Dan Lewis.
Odds & Ends
Funny because magnets up one's nose happen 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.