Sept. 2, 2015

Aflamencáo

Experience the clockwork of Juan Siddi Flamenco

Art Features Locally, flamenco has a long-standing history, and Juan Siddi Flamenco does that legacy justice. This summer, the ensemble has been wowing Santa Fe audiences with its guttural vocalists, deft musicians ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Emmaly Wiederholt

Letters to the Editor

09.02.15

Letters to the Editor Mail letters to PO Box 2306, Santa Fe, NM 87504, deliver to 132 E Marcy St., or email them to editor@sfreporter.com. Letters (no more than 200 words) should refer to specific articles in the Reporter. Let ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by SFR

From the Ground Up

La Cienega neighbors adopt DIY plan for high-tech water study

Local News The village’s name means “the spring.” Look at one ridge on its fringes, and you see the classic New Mexico high desert, brown earth peeking from between blackish green dots of low trees.
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Sept. 02, 2015 by Julie Ann Grimm
 

Green Rush

SFR reveals New Mexico’s next pot prospectors

Features When gold turned up at Sutter’s Mill in 1848, thousands of prospectors headed to the Sierra Mountain foothills with dreams of getting rich. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Peter St. Cyr

Pot of Gold

One applicant sees dollar signs in the chance at a cannabis growing license but withdraws application when questioned

Local News For months, medical cannabis patients have been expressing concerns about not knowing exactly who has applied to grow their medication. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Peter St. Cyr

From the Ground Up

La Cienega neighbors adopt DIY plan for high-tech water study

Local News The village’s name means “the spring.” Look at one ridge on its fringes, and you see the classic New Mexico high desert, brown earth peeking from between blackish green dots of low trees.
... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Julie Ann Grimm

A Drier Town

Jury still out on effectiveness of Santa Fe’s court program for drunken drivers

Local News Councilor Carmichael Dominguez was driving home from a city meeting one night when a car sped by on Cerrillos Road, and then hit the median, flipped over and skidded into a hotel right in front of him. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller

Create Your Own Party Punch

Kiss My Glass I’ve tried bartending my own parties, but that usually means I wind up stuck in the kitchen, squeezing limes, shaking and pouring, and not mingling with my guests. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Natalie Bovis

What’s in a Name?

Longtime Railyard restaurant gets yet another new identity

Food Writing Railyard Restaurant & Saloon. La Stazione. Junction. Notice a pattern? If you guessed that all three restaurants bear names celebrating the railroad industry and Santa Fe’s connection to it, you’re correct. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Rob DeWalt

Music Lessons

Rumelia is going to teach you how to play before it blows your minds live

Music Features Think of the term “Balkan music” for just a second. Can you hear it in your head? Sort of, maybe? It’s actually a tricky proposition, thanks in part to acts like Gogol Bordello. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Alex De Vore

Right to Die Gets Debated

Physician-assisted deaths case heads to New Mexico Supreme Court

Local News The “aid in dying” case to allow a physician to aid terminally ill patients in choosing to end their own lives will be heard in New Mexico Supreme Court on Monday, October 26. A District Cour ... More

Sept. 01, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller

Aflamencáo

Experience the clockwork of Juan Siddi Flamenco

Art Features Locally, flamenco has a long-standing history, and Juan Siddi Flamenco does that legacy justice. This summer, the ensemble has been wowing Santa Fe audiences with its guttural vocalists, deft musicians and, of course, the dancers. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Emmaly Wiederholt

3 Questions

with Joaquin Martinez

3 Questions This week, the 90-plus-year-old tradition of building and burning Zozobra, in an effort to purge a year’s worth of worries and troubles, will be joined by Zozobro, a spinoff made by students at Tierra Encantada Charter School.
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Sept. 02, 2015 by Enrique Limón

The Flame Game

Even at 91, Zozobra is still the hottest guy around

Picks Making his way into the old Borders at Sanbusco Center, where the finishing touches are being made to Zozobra, Kiwanis Club event chair Ray Sandoval is elated.
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Sept. 02, 2015 by Enrique Limón

Cue the Credits

It’s curtains for Casablanca Video

Arts Valve “Sold!” Casablanca Video owner Bruce Smith says in his best auctioneer voice as he dispatches a customer, who leaves armed with a bagful of DVDs.
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Sept. 02, 2015 by Enrique Limón

‘As Usual’ Re-Explained

Here's the Thing Communication, spoken and written, can be a tricky enterprise. Even those of us who take a small measure of pride in being effective, if not exceptional, communicators sometimes miss the mark. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by Andrea L Mays

Morning Word: Impeachment Talk Builds

Secretary of State Dianna Duran expected to plead not guilty

Morning Word Talk of Impeachment Secretary of State Dianna Duran is under pressure to resign now that she’s been indicted for allegedly gambling away hundreds of thousands of campaign donations. ... More

Sept. 01, 2015 by Peter St. Cyr

One Hit-and-Run, a Bunch of Dirty Cops and a Funeral

'A Hard Day' has a fresh take on some cinematic tropes

Yay A Hard Day delivers the shocks and thrills, with a couple moments that are so jarring you may actually jump out of your seat. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by David Riedel

Cold Inside

There are no big surprises in Steve Jobs: 'The Man in the Machine'

Meh Alex Gibney spends two hours going through every rotten thing Steve Jobs did in his life, and that would be a revelation if all this information hadn’t been available when Jobs was alive. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by David Riedel

Letters to the Editor

09.02.15

Letters to the Editor Mail letters to PO Box 2306, Santa Fe, NM 87504, deliver to 132 E Marcy St., or email them to editor@sfreporter.com. Letters (no more than 200 words) should refer to specific articles in the Reporter. Letters will be edited for space and clarity. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by SFR

7 Days

09.02.15

7 Days Been under a rock for the last week? Here's what you missed. SFR's 7 Days is your one-stop shop for all the news that happens in and around Northern New Mexico. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by SFR

Street View

09.02.15

Street View Send shots to streetview@sfreporter.com or share with the above hashtag for a chance to win movie passes to the CCA Cinematheque. ... More

Sept. 02, 2015 by SFR

Burn Another One Down

Zozobra and Zozobro offering options for torching last year's woes

Local News  We've all got a few worries worth destroying, and this time of year is increasingly ripe with options. ... More

Aug. 31, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller
 

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