The Albuquerque City Council served up a fat stack of agenda items at its nearly six-hour June 17 regular meeting. The Council does not meet during July so they had to tie up all the city business that must be done
Attorney General says UNM has violated public records laws by withholding documents from investigators; FBI Albuquerque Division has instated a new Violent Crimes Task Force; an annual report has ranked New Mexico as the worst state in which to raise a child.
More and more companies are realizing the importance of diversity and inclusion. A new report by the US Chamber of Commerce Foundation found that LGBT inclusive practices gave 59 percent of companies better job applicant pools, and 71 percent of companies a reputation boost.
New book celebrates the photographs of Anne Noggle
By Clarke Condé
Anne Noggle’s interest in photographing older women holds a place in the canon of American photography that few have sought to match and the new book Flight of Spirit: The Photographs of Anne Noggle is a brilliant, though by no means exhaustive, collection of some of her finest work.
Few New Mexicans are making a full-time income in fashion but Kathleen Fasanella believes it doesn’t have to be that way. She has worked in the garment industry for over 30 years, establishing the country’s only solar-powered sewing factory on Albuquerque’s Westside in 2015. We have a chat with her about the state of the garment industry in New Mexico and what can be done to change it for the better.
There's a lot of try to fit in this Saturday: Entangled, Sleeping Between the Sun and the Moon, Interdimensional Cubistic Conjunction + Friction Squared, Seed: Climate Change Resilience and the Sell Me Insanity book release.
Vintage Albuquerque began as a way to support the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra and expanded to support arts education programs for children in New Mexico. To provide funding for these programs, they have the Wine & Food Fiesta.
Non-residents may be eligible for New Mexico's medical cannabis program; physicians are undereducated with respect to cannabis, but as people who aren't doctors it seems that Night Terror OG may be just the thing for anyone suffering from stress, exhaustion or insomnia.