Alibi V.27 No.34 • Aug 23-29, 2018 
APD on horseback in the community

News Interview

About San Mateo and Kathryn

A new substation paves the way for revitalization, says Davis

Pat Davis talks about a plan to reverse the decay around San Mateo and Kathryn, starting with a community policing station.

Election News

Commission Crushes Dollars for Democracy

Quezada, Smith vote against ballot measure

After an hour and a half of citizen comments, a motion to place Democracy Dollars on the upcoming Nov. 6 election ballot failed on a 2 to 2 vote for a lack of majority.
The News Monkey

Newscity

Bernalillo County's plan to develop a village of tiny homes for the city's homeless meets with mixed opinion; PED's annual report card released, showing some schools improving and others failing.
Eric Griego speaks about the Democracy Dollar petitions
Marjorie Childress

Council Watch

Democracy Dollars Debate

Council, Commission discuss campaign reform

An idea to bring about a small amount of campaign reform to city elections has taken up the attention of both the Bernalillo County Commission and the Albuquerque City Council at their recent meetings.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because a 143 ton fatberg happens to someone else.

Letters

The readers write about a child abuse case, dirty ice bags and glass recycling.
Image via Pixabay

EVENT HORIZON ()

Kick 'Em When They're Down

Women's Self Defense Workshop

Being a woman is super easy. Are we right, ladies? There's never an iota of fear while walking down the street, simply based on our appearance. Note the sarcasm, men. The key is knowing what to do if danger arises. And what lady can't recall a time they didn't feel unsafe while walking down a street for one reason or another? Shihan Fred Sesler of Sesler's Jiu-jitsu hosts a free two-hour Women's Self Defense Seminar to teach exactly how to handle common attacks and stay aware of surroundings. On Saturday, Jan. 19 from 1 to 3pm, bring a friend, dress comfortably and learn how to be a truly strong, independent and badass woman at OmniStrength.  
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