Anticipation is building for the 63rd annual Traditional Spanish Market, which returns this weekend to the Plaza. This year, aficionados of traditional work don’t have to wait until the booths are up and the artists are out early Saturday morning. With ¡Viva la Cultura! festivities, it’s almost as though Spanish Market begins today.
Concerning the article (“We didn’t know how to listen,” July 13) about 16-year-old Victor Villalpando’s death — the communities in New Mexico need vital and affordable mental health facilities, knowledge about how to get help and much better training of police officers.