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Borderlands, New Mexico: C U in El Paso, Pablo Picasso...

What difference does a line on a map make? In El Paso it means a lot, not only La Linea with Mexico, but even that smaller line with neighboring state New Mexico, El Paso itself something of a historical anomaly, part of a cartographical peninsula jutting into the then-frontier, with historical ties to Texas, not with whatever would come (much) later, i.e. 768 more words

New Mexico

Councilors had chance to vote conscience on wage

I’m confused. Three city councilors — Nathan Small, Olga Pedroza and Gil Sorg — have given verbal support for workers in Las Cruces by promising to raise the minimum wage. 252 more words

City Councilors

Family Day Apple Picking & Maze

So last weekend we had a great time as a family. We went to the apple orchard and got 22 pounds of apples!!! We ended up making an apple pie, sweet potato and apple hash, and then peeled, cooked and canned the remaining apples. 138 more words

Family

Century Notes 01

What have we learned in the last one hundred years? Depends on who you ask. Politicians, media pundits and economists would like us to believe that society has advanced exponentially in that time. 1,476 more words

New Mexico

Life Changing

Over the last few months a lot has changed in my life. We moved to a new state, though I still work for the same company the job is completely different. 183 more words

Family

Virgin Galactic partners with Ted Turner-owned lodge to house space-flight passengers

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, N.M. — Virgin Galactic is expanding lodging and entertainment options in New Mexico for its roster of passengers who hope to one day take flight into space. 112 more words

United States

He's Back

When we first arrived in Las Cruces, the huge Roadrunner at the rest area looking over the city from the west seemed like a major symbol for the city.  87 more words