Skating Through Options – Community Participation Welcome   As plans for the rehabilitation of the Las Cruces Skate Park, 151 N. Walnut St., move forward, the community is reminded it can continue to provide input relating to the recommended options outlined in the final assessment report at Comments can beRead More →

Las Cruces Community Spotlight- Flying Fur-babies with Barkhouse! This week’s Las Cruces Community Spotlight is going to the dogs and cats! Lyndsey Kalson of Las Cruces Today took a moment to find out more about this amazing community-driven program with Managing Director J. “Koko” Dean to put a spotlight onRead More →

Community Forester Gives New Meaning to Tree of Knowledge   Student Government students from Mayfield High School recently received hands-on learning from the City Community Forester when they participated in tree planting as part of a non-traditional education activity. (COVID safe practices were strictly adhered to such as wearing masks,Read More →

CITING PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY, THE SALVATION ARMY REMOVES RED KETTLES FROM NEW MEXICO STOREFRONTS The need is greater than ever to help our most vulnerable neighbors   ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (Nov. 17, 2020) – With heightened restrictions imposed statewide by New Mexico Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, The SalvationRead More →

Applebee’s Partners with Salvation Army for Local Canned Food Drive El Paso, TEXAS & Las Cruces, NEW MEXICO – November 16, 2020 – Applebee’s has teamed up with the Salvation Army to collect canned goods at all El Paso and Las Cruces Applebee’s. To help those in need this holiday season, the locallyRead More →

Las Cruces, Gadsden and Hatch Valley Schools Urge Everyone to ‘Check In With Your Kids’  Countywide campaign promotes positive reinforcement for student success   Public schools across Doña Ana County are joining forces with government agencies, businesses and civic organizations to make student success a community effort. The result will culminate in Check In With Your Kids Week, which kicks off Nov. 16 and focuses on daily reminders to makeRead More →

Join the virtual fun run/walk to benefit the Dyslexia Institute of Southern New Mexico and The Children’s Reading Alliance. Participants will obtain pledges for every 1/2 mile completed of their chosen distance and route. The event runs through November 29th. Prizes will be awarded in each age category for MostRead More →

Pistol Pete’s Six-Shooter Whiskey is nation’s first collegiate-licensed spirit WRITER: Justin Bannister, New Mexico State University and Dry Point Distillers have launched Pistol Pete’s Six-Shooter, the first collegiate-licensed whiskey in the country. The whiskey will be available for purchase beginning Nov. 12 in and around Las Cruces. A portion of theRead More →