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Estancia's Board of Trustees put off making a decision at its regular meeting Monday on whether to change Internet and phone service for the town's offices.
Brad Earlewine admits he likes to talk, and when he does it's usually about chess.
The water at the Tijeras Senior Center is about to get softer, following a decision by the Tijeras Town Council at Monday's meeting.
<b>Prince of Peace Halloween event </b>
<b>College gets grant for jobs training</b>
<b>Growers Market to help food pantry</b>
<b>Star Party held at Gran Quivira site</b>
Five-thirty in the morning might be an odd time for a shopping spree, but it's a common time of day for shoplifters.
The Torrance County Commission formalized a contract with the city of Moriarty to purchase and install six fire hydrants for Heritage Road, which runs east off N.M. 41 to the city's rodeo arena and Moriarty Elementary School. The fire hydrants, at an estimated $3,890 each, will cost approximately $24,000 but as a precaution Moriarty asked the county to contribute up to $30,000.
About 25 percent of Torrance County high schoolers have tried marijuana, according to the 2013 New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey.
Against a picture-perfect, sky-blue backdrop New Mexicans old and young gathered in a field west of Estancia to eat funnel cakes and green chile cheeseburgers, compete in pie-eating contests, take a spin on carnival swings, and, of course, watch a handful of teams compete in the annual Punkin Chunkin.'
After months of discussion about the future of the Edgewood Planning and Zoning Commission meetings, the Edgewood Town Council adopted an ordinance changing the criteria for members.
The seven member entities of the Estancia Valley Solid Waste Authority will decide in November whether to add two new members.
Today is National Boss's Day, and depending on your current supervision, you are either contemplating buying a card or rolling your eyes in contempt.
A couple weeks ago Torrance County Planning and Zoning Coordinator Steve Guetschow asked the County Commission to approve a memorandum of understanding with the Estancia Valley Solid Waste Authority allowing them to act as an intermediary with the company State Rubber in the disposal of scrap tires.
A megachurch, a brotherly feud, old drunken-driving arrests and a different approach to how best to improve the Bernalillo County Sheriff's Office are talking points in this year's race for sheriff.
Once a year the pumpkins in the Estancia Valley take to the skies — propelled forward in a long arc and landing with a thud and a splat thousands of feet across the Cape Calabaza west of Estancia.
The Estancia Valley is where Punkin Chunkin' dreams are made, and it is home to a field where the annual gourd launch brings glory or shame to an elite group of cannon builders.
On Oct. 8 a custodian entering the Van Stone Elementary School building in the Estancia Municipal School District found a note stuck in between the entrance doors indicating a bomb had been placed in the building.