Sept. 1, 2015

Burn Another One Down

Zozobra and Zozobro offering options for torching last year's woes

Local News  We've all got a few worries worth destroying, and this time of year is increasingly ripe with options. ... More

Aug. 31, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller

Ready, Set, Go

Santa Fe city election candidates can pick up packets to be in races for March 2016 ballot

Local News UPDATED: Looking for change at City Hall? Are you ready to be the change you want to see in the world? Prospective candidates for Santa Fe City Council can pick up information and necessary paperwork ... More

Aug. 31, 2015 by Julie Ann Grimm

Morning Word: Border Funds Spent on Overtime

Concerns raised about how law enforcement spent federal resources

Morning Word Four salaried management positions were paid an extra $71,100 in 2013 and $61,400 in 2012 in overtime. An hourly management employee received an extra $15,800 in 2013 and $18,500 in 2012. ... More

Aug. 31, 2015 by Peter St. Cyr
 

Dirty Water

Federal rules wouldn’t have saved the Animas River from Gold King anyway

Features When the Animas River was winding that now-famous orange line through southern Colorado and toward the state line, staff for the New Mexico Environment Department were waiting for it. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller

Boil Water in Las Campanas

Roughly 400 residents of luxury subdivision urged to boil water for five minutes to kill possible E. coli

Local News A high-end housing community on Santa Fe's west side is reeling as the state has advised roughly 400 residents who live in Las Campanas to boil their water, at least until tomorrow evening.  ... More

Aug. 28, 2015 by Thomas Ragan

Labor’s Local Legacy

Native New Mexican Dolores Huerta returns home to talk about Trump, Latinos and civics

Local News The legacy of Dolores Huerta, the great labor leader who marched alongside Cesar Chavez and improved the lives of tens of thousands of farmworkers through bargaining power, can be found most anywhere.
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Aug. 26, 2015 by Thomas Ragan

The Rio Grande Rages

Late season runs through the Taos Box are still drawing visitors to the river

Local News Whitewater rafting on the Rio Grande will be winding down in the next few weeks as children return to school, summer vacations taper off and adrenaline junkies are reduced to a trickle. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by Thomas Ragan

Of Note

New downtown club aims to fill a sophisticated niche

Music Features “If we don’t start creating clubs—real clubs in Santa Fe where people can go to see real shows—then this shit’s just not going to work,” RJ Laino tells me as we sit inside his new venture, the High Note, on a recent afternoon.
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Aug. 26, 2015 by Alex De Vore

Ready, Set, Go

Santa Fe city election candidates can pick up packets to be in races for March 2016 ballot

Local News UPDATED: Looking for change at City Hall? Are you ready to be the change you want to see in the world? Prospective candidates for Santa Fe City Council can pick up information and necessary paperwork beginning today. ... More

Aug. 31, 2015 by Julie Ann Grimm

Small Bites

Eat at Bambini’s Steaks and Hoagies & Extra Sauce

Small Bites So you own a ski equipment rental shop and you’re looking to rebrand your space during the offseason; what do you do? ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by SFR

Pupusa Me Crazy

Longing for an authentic taste of El Salvador? Head down St. Mike’s way

Food Writing When Bang Bite’s Enrique Guerrero calls you to check out a new food truck in town, you pick up. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by Enrique Limón

3 Questions

with Gerry Cerf

3 Questions Dedicated to providing market opportunities for New Mexico women, Women Incorporated is set to take over the Museum of International Folk Art on Saturday and Sunday.
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Aug. 26, 2015 by Enrique Limón

Eye on the Prize

Tradition meets sci-fi in Jean Cocteau show

Picks “It’s a game that I grew up playing with my mother and grandmother, so it goes back to childhood years for me,” John Picacio says of the inspiration behind his latest works, encompassed in The Art of Lotería.
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Aug. 26, 2015 by Enrique Limón

Heads I Win…

A trophy worth killing for

Blue Corn A few weeks ago, human beings around the world were sickened by the senseless slaughter of Cecil, the magnificent lion in Zimbabwe.
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Aug. 26, 2015 by Robert Basler

Let It Melo

Fiesta Melodrama combines farce and murder mystery

Art Features Fiesta season is upon us, and with it comes the annual Fiesta Melodrama, which has been presented at the Santa Fe Playhouse for give or take a century.
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Aug. 26, 2015 by Emmaly Wiederholt

Apocalypse Now

Born Here If there is any doubt in your mind that the way we’re living right now is slowly choking our planet to death, I would encourage you to take a road trip out West and check out the prototypical post-apocalyptic wasteland we’re crafting in Southern California. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by Miljen Aljinovic

Morning Word: Border Funds Spent on Overtime

Concerns raised about how law enforcement spent federal resources

Morning Word Four salaried management positions were paid an extra $71,100 in 2013 and $61,400 in 2012 in overtime. An hourly management employee received an extra $15,800 in 2013 and $18,500 in 2012. ... More

Aug. 31, 2015 by Peter St. Cyr

Yawning for Fire

Yep, 'Digging for Fire' is standard white malaise fare

Barf I’m all for movies that mirror real life (or attempt to mirror real life), but Digging for Fire is so vapid I can only feel pity for the people who find it interesting. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by David Riedel

A Coming-of-Age Story for the Dustbin of History

'Ten Thousands Saints' is terrible

Barf The story, despite being convoluted, is entirely predictable. The characters are paper-thin, and everyone is an asshole. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by David Riedel

Letters to the Editor

08.26.15

Letters to the Editor Mail letters to PO Box 2306, Santa Fe, NM 87504, deliver to 132 E Marcy St., or email them to editor@sfreporter.com. Letters (no more than 200 words) should refer to specific articles in the Reporter. Letters will be edited for space and clarity.

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Aug. 26, 2015 by SFR

7 Days

08.26.15

7 Days Been under a rock for the last week? Here's what you missed. SFR's 7 Days is your one-stop shop for all the news that happens in and around Northern New Mexico. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by SFR

Street View

08.26.15

Street View Send shots to streetview@sfreporter.com or share with #SFRStreetview for a chance to win free movie passes to the CCA Cinematheque. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by SFR

Drink Up

How Santa Fe’s city water quality compares 


Local News The 2014 water quality test shows most of the city’s water sources coming in below the maximum contaminant level goal. ... More

Aug. 26, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller
 

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