V.26 No.33 | 8/17/2017
New Mexico News We Don’t Need No Education No dark sarcasm in the classroom, but closures possible The state Public Education Department rates schools to identify which ones could experience major overhauls, and that’s causing alarm among some teachers, especially in rural communities.
V.26 No.21 | 5/25/2017
Robert Maestas Newscity Lawsuit Filed Against State Over School Funding Lawsuit filed over school funding, pedestrian deaths rise and Peter DeBenedittis runs for governor.
V.26 No.19 | 5/11/2017
Robert Maestas N.M. Had the Lowest Graduation Rate in 2015 N.M. had the lowest graduation rate in 2015, Democratic candidates for governor race for nomination and PNM lowers proposed rate increase.
V.26 No.14 | 4/6/2017
Robert Maestas New Teacher Evaluation Standards Announced Teacher evaluation standards announced, N.M. leads in births paid through Medicaid and water shortages predicted.
V.26 No.13 | 3/30/2017
Rob M. Baked Goods Get Schooled The N.M. Medical Cannabis Conference and self-education The New Mexico Medical Cannabis Conference is an educational seminar aimed at disseminating information on the medical uses, benefits and contraindications of medical cannabis.
V.26 No.11 | 3/16/2017
Robert Maestas Newscity APS Recognizes Bilingual Graduates APS recognizes bilingual graduates, education secretaries absent for budget talks and extraction wells are cleaning the Kirtland jet fuel spill.
V.26 No.10 | 3/9/2017
Robert Maestas Death Penalty Bill Stalled Death penalty reinstatement stalls, N.M. schools face budget crisis and House approves minimum wage increase.
V.26 No.4 | 01/26/2017
Event Horizon Educate the Educators Saturday, Jan 28: APS Board of Education Candidate Forum
Get to know APS Board of Education Candidates in Districts 6 and 7, and voice your concerns for the districts.
V.26 No.4 | 1/26/2017
Robert Maestas Newscity Kids Count Report Shows Better Health, Worse Poverty This week in Newscity, the N.M. Kids Count report shows improvement, the state’s graduation rate rose last year and ExxonMobil comes to New Mexico.
V.25 No.44 | 11/03/2016
Event Horizon Din-Din with Scheherazade Friday, Nov 4: Arabian Nights Benefit Dinner
Enjoy a delicious Mediterranean buffet, live music and a silent auction to benefit the Salam Acadamy.
V.25 No.42 | 10/20/2016
Event Horizon Get Learnt Friday, Oct 28: TEDxABQ Women
Influential women share their expertise on topics ranging from gender parody to finding long term solutions to climate change.
V.25 No.40 | 10/06/2016
News The Daily Word in the legislature, donut stealing, the Whirlaway and catching bass with half a nightcrawler
Here's the latest news from the special legislative session happening at the NM Roundhouse this week, including
budget cut approvals and the reinstatement of the death penalty.
a preview of the coming gridiron battle between our glorious Lobo Football team and the Boise State Broncos.
Meanwhile, a New Mexican man was arrested in Nueva York for
allegedly stealing a donut.
Also in today's news, a couple from Florida is
visiting our Balloon Fiesta for the 27th time along with their lofty ride, the Whirlaway.
Excel Energy has
completed work on a high-voltage electrical transmission line that will serve customers in the Eastern part of this state.
addressing climate change is a thing at UNM-Taos.
And speaking of our flagship university,
NM's congressional delegation announced that UNM will receive a grant "to provide training, licensing and induction services to Native Americans interested in pursuing a career in education."
Kirtland Air Force Base is
celebrating its 75th anniversary.
Los Alamos National Laboratories will soon stop disposing of low-level nuclear waste onsite,
say recent reports.
Just last week, Nancy Armijo caught and released a 14-inch largemouth bass while
fishing the south end of the Central Pond at Tingley Beach. She was using half a nightcrawler as bait. Art Musicians Making Art Thursday, Aug 16: 2-4pm Inpost Artspace
This exhibit connects the endeavors of music-making with creating visual art. The show features a wide range of styles and subject matter from N.M. music practitioners. Runs through 8/24.
Food ¡Salud y Sabor! Cuba and Apples and Melons Thursday, Aug 16: 5:30pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
Gather for cooking demonstrations with fresh, local ingredients, activities for kids and adults, health screenings and live entertainment with an emphasis placed on exploring traditional Hispanic dishes.
Kids Pajama Storytime Thursday, Aug 16: 6:30-8:30pm Taylor Ranch Library
Put on pajamas, grab a teddy bear, and enjoy stories, rhymes and songs.
Comm Obon Festival Thursday, Aug 16: 7-9pm ABQ BioPark Botanic Garden
A cultural holiday honoring the spirits of ancestors with folk dances, taiko drumming, lanterns and food. Participants receive a floating lantern and are released into the pond in the evening.
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