Arizona-based Sauce Pizza and Wine just opened its first ABQ location. With its 3,000-square-foot building and 600-square-foot patio, the new spot (2100 Louisiana NE, Ste 810) is really filling out the Winrock Shopping Center in Uptown ABQ.
The Santa Fe Farmers Market is hosting a picnic on Friday, August 11. It will feature locally sourced foods as well as music and games. Get your tickets here.
A panel in the House of Representatives has voted to lift restrictions on horse slaughter for meat. Yes. You read that right. Horse meat might soon be on the dinner table in America. The funding bill still needs to pass in the House, though, and the ban could be reinserted. So I guess we'll just have to wait and see.
Helping Those Who Help
Local nonprofit Silver Horizons says they need more donations to help with their mission to deliver nutritious meals to seniors with mobility, transportation or health issues.
Looking Out For Homeless Kids
KRQE Cares Food for Kids is accepting donations to help local homeless children. Donation drops can be found at Alberton's stores all over the city. Look here for a full list of locations.