Local Columns

  • Our View: Kids don’t hate healthy lunches

    With the opening of the 2014-15 school year less than a month away, attention is turning to back-to-school, even that increasingly controversial portion of the school day — lunch.

  • Our View: Pojoaque’s compacts a nonstarter

    The frustration Pojoaque Pueblo has with the state of New Mexico over gambling compact negotiations is obvious. Else, why submit a proposal for a new compact that is ridiculous?

  • Our View: Clean Plaza initiative a great idea

    Perhaps the brooms aren’t new, but they definitely are sweeping clean — the Santa Fe Plaza, that is. It’s part of a citizen-inspired initiative to make the city sparkle. The idea is to send out citizens to shine up the town.

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Today’s New Mexican, July 28, 2014

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