Bulletin Report Las Cruces Mayor Ken MiyagishimaLas Cruces Mayor Ken Miyagishima Las Cruces Mayor Ken Miyagishima will deliver his annual state of the city address at 12:15 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 15, in Council Chambers at City Hall, 700 N. Main St. The public is invited to attend. The address will be televised live on CLC-TV, Comcast cable channel 20 and streamed live on the Internet at CLCTV.COM

CONTINUE

Bulletin Report A discussion of Across America on an Emigrant Train, written by Jim Murphy, will be held at the Rail Readers Book Club on Wednesday, Feb. 15 at 11 a.m. In 1879, Robert Louis Stevenson needed to travel from Scotland to California.  As a young author, he had limited funds and thus chose to travel on emigrant trains. This account of his travel describes the adversities and deprivations he and his fellow travelers experienced as they endured the searing summer heat ...

CONTINUE
More articles below the Social Marketplace...

By MIKE COOK Las Cruces Bulletin When Si Italian Bistro closed its doors Oct. 31, it was not the end for Sweet Indulgence Bakery. Marybeth Higgins and her daughter, Meagan Higgins, are reopening Indulgence Bakery & Café later this month at 2265 S. Main St. in the Monte Vista Plaza, in the building where L & L Steakhouse, Smoky Dick’s and, later, Sheba Grill were located. “We really love serving the community and that’s why we went forward with this,” Meagan said. Indulgence will ...

CONTINUE

La Posta owners Tom and Jerean Hutchinson have expanded the iconic restaurant to 17,000 square feet. PHOTO BY MIKE COOKLa Posta owners Tom and Jerean Hutchinson have expanded the iconic restaurant to 17,000 square feet. Photo by Mike Cook. By MIKE COOK Las Cruces Bulletin “We pay the bills and keep it up, but it belongs to the community,” Tom Hutchinson said recently about La Posta Restaurant, which he owns with his wife, Jerean. La Posta has been ...

CONTINUE

3Brandon Vasquez, a Mexican-born DACA recipient fearing deportation for his family and himself as a result of President Donald Trump’s executive orders on immigration, spoke at the CAFé press conference held in front of the sheriff’s office, 845 N. Motel Blvd. Photo by Billy Huntsman. By BILLY HUNTSMAN Las Cruces Bulletin President Donald Trump on Jan. 26 ordered the director of Homeland Security to authorize local law enforcement officials throughout the country to enforce federal immigration ...

CONTINUE

Michael Amaral, El Paso VA director, speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony Feb. 10. Photo by Billy Huntsman.Michael Amaral, El Paso VA director, speaks at the groundbreaking ceremony Feb. 10. Photo by Billy Huntsman. Bulletin Report A new 12,000-square-foot Veterans Affairs medical center will be built by September and operational by December 2017, said Michael Amaral, retired colonel and director of the El Paso Veterans Affairs Health Care System. The new Las Cruces facility will be located ...

CONTINUE

IMG_1884 Bulletin Report Art Obscura, 3206 Harrelson St., hosted an art show on Feb. 7. The featured art depicted responses to perceived “threats to roll back women’s rights, individual rights, LGBTQ+ rights and immigrant rights.” The proceeds, more than $2,000, said a speaker for Art Obscura, from the art show benefited La Piñon Sexual Assault Recovery Services. The show was completely organized by Art Obscura and La Piñon played no part in the fundraiser, a La Piñon spokesperson said. CONTINUE

Public domain photo.Public domain photo. Bulletin Report New Mexican U.S. Sen. Tom Udall, who currently serves as vice chairman of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs, will address the National Congress of American Indians at its 2017 Executive Council Winter Session and Legislative Summit at 2:30 p.m. (ET) today. Udall will outline priorities for the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. These priorities include issues deemed important to the Native American nations— improving health care and education, ...

CONTINUE