There's plenty to do, see, and learn in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Albuquerque is the largest city in the state of New Mexico, United States. It is the county seat of Bernalillo County and is situated in the central part of the state, straddling the Rio Grande. The city population was 545,852 as of the 2010 Census and ranks as the 32nd-largest city in the U.S. As of June 2007, the city was the sixth fastest-growing in America. It has a metropolitan population of 907,755 as of the 2011 Census estimate. Albuquerque is the 57th-largest United States metropolitan area. The Albuquerque MSA population includes the city of Rio Rancho.
Albuquerque is home to the University of New Mexico (UNM), Kirtland Air Force Base, Sandia National Laboratories, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, and Petroglyph National Monument. The Sandia Mountains run along the eastern side of Albuquerque, and the Rio Grande flows through the city, north to south.
Education-related groups lead lobbying efforts in New Mexico - Albuquerque Jo...
11 Feb 2016 at 1:38pm
Education-related groups lead lobbying efforts in New MexicoAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? A new report shows retirees and teachers unions are among those who have had the widest lobbying presence at the New Mexico capitol in recent years. The Center for Public Integrity analyzed lobbying registration data from 2010 ...and more »
New Mexico Amber Alert: Denise Tirado, 2, abducted in Albuquerque - BNO News
9 Feb 2016 at 3:40am
BNO NewsNew Mexico Amber Alert: Denise Tirado, 2, abducted in AlbuquerqueBNO News
Tirado was last seen in the area of Gidson and San Mateo at 8:59 p.m. MT when he was driving in a white 2004 Cadillac Escalade with New Mexico
license plate 44736US. It also has a "CADILLAC" sticker on the rear window. It is unclear where he may be ...Abducted toddler awake after crash, mother saysKOAT AlbuquerqueNew Mexico
broadcasters work to resolve delayed Amber AlertAlbuquerque JournalAbducted Abq toddler injured in crashSanta Fe New Mexican9NEWS.com -KFDAall 90 news articles »
Cal track and field set to compete in Washington, New Mexico this weekend - D...
11 Feb 2016 at 12:40am
Daily CalifornianCal track and field set to compete in Washington, New Mexico this weekendDaily Californian
Although the weather this week in Berkeley has favored outdoor track, Cal track and field teams will be sending one squad up north to Washington and one back to Albuquerque
, New Mexico
, this weekend for their second set of indoor meets this season.and more »
New Mexico official blasts EPA over Colorado mine spill - Albuquerque Journal
10 Feb 2016 at 1:28pm
Albuquerque JournalNew Mexico official blasts EPA over Colorado mine spillAlbuquerque JournalALBUQUERQUE
? The head of the New Mexico Environment Department is blasting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, saying federal officials are downplaying the long-term effects of the Gold King Mine spill. The head of the New Mexico ...and more »
New Mexico is lacking in this profession just in time for Valentine's Day - A...
11 Feb 2016 at 1:29pm
Albuquerque Business FirstNew Mexico is lacking in this profession just in time for Valentine's DayAlbuquerque Business First
Peoples Flowers is the largest flower shop in Albuquerque
. ... Employment at florists fell at an overall average rate of 25 percent nationwide, with Arizona California joining New Mexico
in the top 10, with 63 percent and 58 percent decreases ...and more »
New Mexico Tech narrows presidential search to two - Albuquerque Journal (blog)
9 Feb 2016 at 9:47am
New Mexico Tech narrows presidential search to twoAlbuquerque Journal (blog)ALBUQUERQUE
? The regents of New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology have narrowed their search for the university's new president to two candidates, and will announce their final choice Feb. 18. The finalists are Nagi G. Naganathan, ...
Investigators: Triple-fatal crash victims met at bar - KOAT Albuquerque
8 Feb 2016 at 6:21pm
KOAT AlbuquerqueInvestigators: Triple-fatal crash victims met at barKOAT AlbuquerqueALBUQUERQUE
?According to police, the driver in Friday's triple-fatal crash may have been showing off after meeting up with women at a northeast Albuquerque bar. Investigators believe the driver, David Bowie, 27, was driving more than 100 mph ...3 killed in New Mexico
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Poll: New Mexico Business Leaders Concerned About Ethical Behavior of Elected...
8 Feb 2016 at 7:11am
Poll: New Mexico Business Leaders Concerned About Ethical Behavior of Elected Officials and Support SolutionsPR Newswire (press release)ALBUQUERQUE
and WASHINGTON, Feb. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A poll of New Mexico business leaders recently found widespread concern with the history of unethical behavior from New Mexico's elected officials, the impact that big ...and more »
Santa Fe archbishop to host Albuquerque forum on immigration - Santa Fe New M...
10 Feb 2016 at 7:01am
Santa Fe New MexicanSanta Fe archbishop to host Albuquerque forum on immigrationSanta Fe New MexicanALBUQUERQUE
(AP) ? Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester is planning to host a forum around the subject of immigration. The Archdiocese of Santa Fe announced that week the immigration symposium will be held at Our Lady of Guadalupe in ...Expect increased security along U.S.-Mexico
border for papal visitKOAT Albuquerqueall 140 news articles »
House OKs Uber, Lyft bill fixing New Mexico impasse - Albuquerque Journal
9 Feb 2016 at 11:02am
Albuquerque JournalHouse OKs Uber, Lyft bill fixing New Mexico impasseAlbuquerque Journal
Monica Youngblood, an Albuquerque
Republican, sponsored the bill to allow the companies to operate legally in New Mexico
. The legal status of the companies has been in limbo in the state since they began offering services in 2014. The companies say the ...and more »