Nov. 30, 2015

The Fork

You Win Some, You Dim Sum

The Fork Dim sum, egg rolls, beer, ski season and more ... More

Nov. 30, 2015 by Rob DeWalt

Morning Word: Drunk Driver Kills Three

'He needs to pay for what he did,' family says

Morning Word  Vehicular homicide suspect had prior DWI charge dropped because the state wasn't ready to prosecute the case. ... More

Nov. 30, 2015 by Peter St. Cyr

County Jail Blues

State shorts county jails money due in face of 100,000 bookings in 2015 fiscal year

Local News Roughly 35 percent of inmates doing time in county jails are mentally ill, either a sign that adult detention facilities in New Mexico have become a form of de facto housing in the absence of state mental ... More

Nov. 28, 2015 by Thomas Ragan

2015 Writing Contest

Crossing the Line

Features As border clashes and bottom lines weighed heavy on our minds, SFR invited writers near and far to explore what happens when one crosses over. ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by SFR

Powder to the People

Santa Fe Ski Basin reporting most snow in two decades, thanks to ‘Godzilla El Nino’

Local News Get ready to lock and load up on the Santa Fe ski basin. Either step right into the straps, like some, or do the dirty: Fall to the ground and grunt as you buckle in, your stomach the only thing standing between you and the pull of gravity. ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Thomas Ragan

Hands in the Clouds

Carving away a day in the life of Isabro Ortega

Local News As a chilly Thanksgiving dawns in Northern New Mexico, Isabro Ventura Ortega, a longtime carpenter and woodcarver in Truchas, has lost track of time in his quest for perfection and great detail. ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Thomas Ragan

A Choice of One Out of One

Three of four Santa Fe City Council candidates assured victory due to lack of challengers

Local News Santa Fe’s upcoming March 1, 2016, municipal election has about as much excitement to it as an ice cream shop that only serves vanilla.
... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller

Literary Libations

Kiss My Glass “I like to drink martinis, two at the very most. Three, I’m under the table. Four, I’m under the host!”—Dorothy Parker Writers and booze are longtime bedfellows.
... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Natalie Bovis

Take This Giblet and Shove It

Making the case for dining out on Thanksgiving

Food Writing One of my most memorable Thanksgivings was spent with a friend in Seattle, eating turkey on bagels while roaming the empty streets of the University District.
... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Rob DeWalt

Wax On and On

Encaustic demonstration is continuation of old medium

Picks Angel Wynn took her first encaustics workshop about 10 years ago, but the practice has been around for a bit longer than that. ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Cole Rehbein

3 Questions

with Megan Burns

3 Questions JM Barrie’s classic story Peter Pan speaks to everyone on one level or another, and this makes perfect sense, because adulting sucks.
... More

Nov. 18, 2015 by Alex De Vore

Know Your DJs International Edition 2: Back in the Habit

DJ from the UK is sure to slay

Music Features UK-based house DJ Nick Warren is about the strongest contender for most realistic DJ I’ve ever interviewed.
... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Alex De Vore

Not in My Yard

Born Here I’ve complained a lot in private conversations, as far back as I can remember, about the political climate in Santa Fe, and how it seems to favor a minority of wealthy, retired, white transplants that hide in the hills above downtown.
... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Miljen Aljinovic


The true story of a gifted writer who was kind of a huge jerk

Meh The ultimate issue with the film version of Trumbo's life is that it mostly seems like he was an insufferable prig rather than heroic crusader for political freedoms. ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Alex De Vore

Seven Bucks? Woo-Hoo!

Guess you can’t get here from there…

Blue Corn Right now, if somebody said I had a choice of taking a commercial airline flight or eating a bucket of live cockroaches, my response would be, “Can I put some horseradish on those suckers?” ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Robert Basler

Are You Ready

'Creed' is a knockout movie with a rocky premise

Yay Creed centers on Adonis Johnson Creed, the son of Rocky’s enemy-turned-friend Apollo Creed (Carl Weathers), who died in the ring in Rocky IV. ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Alex Falcone

Animated Alternate Reality

Take the kids to see 'The Good Dinosaur' for goodness sake

Ok Disney/Pixar’s latest animated flick is also the first feature-length animated film from director Peter Sohn, best known as the model for chubby scout Russell in Up.
... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by Brianna Stallings

Street View


Street View Submit your shots to or share with #SFRStreetview for a chance to free movie passes. ... More

Nov. 25, 2015 by SFR

7 Days


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

Nov. 25, 2015 by SFR

This Week's SFR Picks


* indicates required
Choose your newsletter(s):
November 4, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller  
November 18, 2015 by Cole Rehbein  
November 4, 2015 by Laura Paskus  
November 4, 2015 by Elizabeth Miller  

Special Issues