Alibi V.27 No.32 • Aug 9-15, 2018
Council Watch Council Overrides Keller Veto Topgolf vote at top of the agenda After a month-long break, Albuquerque City Councilors got back to spreading around millions of dollars, tackling the opioid giants and supporting our local passenger train.
Laura Paskus Environment Drought’s Grip, El Niño’s Promise Dry conditions persist across N.M. Breaking the drought requires more than a handful of rainstorms—even big storms. And grappling with its impacts means policymakers should listen to scientists and constituents, ranging from farmers to city-dwellers.
Newscity APS Superintendent say Hawthorne Elementary will not be closing, despite threats made by the Public Education Department; a study on the effects of the world’s first atomic bomb test on N.M. residents is coming; the New Mexico Oil and Gas Association reports the state's rig count has reached an all-time high.
Odds & Ends Funny because mysterious road foam happens to someone else. Readers writes about the hospitality industry, going to Hell and flood damage.
Comm Empire's Enchanted Card Coloring Society Monday, Aug 20: 6-8:30pm Empire Board Game Library
Create distinctive and personal greeting cards and enjoy sandwiches, desserts and non-alcoholic beverages available for purchase.
Wellness Prana Vinyasa Flow Thursday, Aug 23: 6-7pm Remedy Day Spa
Students focus on linking conscious breath with a mindful flow. All levels welcome.
Kids Sensory-Friendly Hours Friday, Aug 24: 6:30-8:30pm !Explora!
Children with special needs and their families are provided a sensory friendly environment to safely enjoy the museum. Attendance limited to 150 people. Go online to view the sensory map.
Comm The 2018 Models of Hope Awards Saturday, Aug 25: 7pm O'Niell's Pub
Honoring three individuals and a business making a difference in the community, the ceremony includes a dinner with dessert, entertainment and a presentation of the awards.
Comm Reunion Festival on the Rio Grande Sunday, Aug 26: 1pm B.K. Ranch
A three day music, culture and sustainability festival with music from Reviva, Cas Haley and more, local food, art vendors, workshops, kids' activities, horseback riding, river rafting and more.
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