By Courtney Lopez Community Foundation of Southern New Mexico Child hunger in New Mexico is a pressing issue and the daunting reality of this is that the faces of hunger aren’t easily identified. According to the United States Census Bureau, in Doña Ana County, more than 25 percent of the population is living in poverty.

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STEM students collect data Zia Middle School science teacher Anna Suggs and students in an advanced STEM class are participating in a Remote Sensing Earth Science Teacher Program (RSESTep) at Mesilla Valley Bosque State Park, part of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center program. They are one out of 15 schools nationwide that teaches students to

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Bataan Death March Participants in the 75th anniversary of the Bataan Death March during World War II, held at White Sands Missile Range March 19, included survivors and Wounded Warriors who grasped the solemnity of the occasion. BULLETIN PHOTO BY TABITHA ROSSMAN  

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By MIKE COOK Las Cruces Bulletin “Our recruitment for the position was very successful,” City Manager Stuart Ed said about the hiring of a director for the city’s newly expanded Economic Development Department (EDD). “I’m pleased to report to you that all of the finalists are local,” he said. “The successful candidate will know our

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Bulletin Report Las Cruces Utilities will conduct fire hydrant preventative maintenance in preparation to place Well 61, located at 2365 Sambrano Ave., into service. These activities will be performed beginning at 10 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, and 10 p.m. Thursday, March 16. These actions could create discolored water for residents and businesses along Triviz Drive

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Bulletin Report Congressman Steve Pearce announced this week he will host a town hall in Las Cruces on Saturday, March 18. The event will take place at noon at the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Road. Two recent protests outside Pearce headquarters on Telshor Boulevard were staged to voice criticism

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Bulletin Report The City of Las Cruces invites community members to attend a series of film screenings from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 14-17 in conference room 2007b on the second floor of city hall, 700 N. Main St. The films shown will be two episodes of the PBS series “Designing Healthy Communities,” which looks at the impact a

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Bulletin Report Las Cruces Utilities will conduct fire hydrant preventative maintenance in preparation to place Well 61, located at 2365 Sambrano Ave., into service. These activities will be performed beginning at 10 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, and 10 p.m. Thursday, March 16. These actions could create discolored water for residents and businesses along Triviz Drive

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