One of the things that sets the United States apart from most other countries is our complete ineptitude at planning a beautiful city, and that is unfortunate.

“All of the best teachers I’ve had have been as engaging as they wish their students to be. They have genuine respect for students and for what they’re teaching. They …

I’ve drawn, painted and created art for most of my life. Although, I never felt as though I could live up to my brother’s skill. By the age of 7, he could produce the …

My View Cora Thompson

Burn the bans, not the books

Those of us living in New Mexico are somewhat sheltered from the campaigns to ban books that have run rampant across America in recent months. Some might remember in 2…

It’s been two years since the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, an unprecedented event in the history of our nation. Jan. 6, 2021, marked the first time in United States h…

While going to college itself is an endeavor that can leave people in debt, no one really talks enough about all the money that simply goes into applying for different colleges.

Winter is the perfect time to spend baking. Amid family members visiting, post-finals stress and wrapping presents, spending some time baking is good stress relief to …

Whether you call them your BFF, close confidant, an acquaintance or your bestie — everyone has that one person they trust with their lives. A best friend is quintesse…

Disclaimer: The following guide for children of divorce is meant to be darkly humorous and taken with a grain of salt.

Finals — a six-letter word that makes “the most wonderful time of the year” feel so much less … wonderful. Every year, students from seventh grade on spend the holiday…

Over the past year we have seen some high-profile cases of public figures being “deplatformed.” The term describes the boycotting of public figures and others who make offensive comments, or barring them from social media platforms altogether.

“My favorite horror movie is any of the “Annabelle” series movies. It is really cool that they took the simple cliche concepts of a possessed doll but made it unique a…

If you’re on TikTok or YouTube, you probably know about the One Chip Challenge. A very spicy, single, individually packaged chip produced by the company Paqui, the ite…

“I’ve personally never felt that scared to walk alone in Santa Fe. I’ve always been maybe optimistically confident while walking but I was also raised to never show fe…

I have seen these hats become a symbolic calling card of sorts for incoming college freshmen on campus, who are wearing them in great numbers a few weeks into this fall semester as they try to find their social niches in a new environment.

Enchiladas are one of the most iconic New Mexican dishes. Even though there is no actual consensus on the right way of making them, the New Mexican enchilada will alwa…

My View Ian Hernandez-Rojas

New Mexico, land of missed opportunity

Every year, the Annie E. Casey Foundation publishes its Kids Count Data Book to provide an annual snapshot of how kids in different states are doing. This year’s editi…

“A friend of mine invited me, but I don’t think I will attend, mostly since Santa Fe is not the safest around Fiesta time. I also just don’t feel comfortable being aro…