NEW MEXICO WEIRD

Permian Basin Becoming the World’s Largest Oil Field

by Ben B.Boothe, Sr. | ‎Monday, May 7, 2018, 11:16 AM (CDT) THE PERMIAN BASIN “WILL PROBABLY BECOME THE WORLD’S LARGEST OIL PATCH,” says Bloomberg, drawing from research of the U.S. Energy Information Administration. If someone asks that basic Wall Street question in …

New Mexico is 258 years OLDER than “Old” México

NEW MEXICO WEIRD Wheeler Peak in the Sangre de Cristo Range New Mexico is 258 years OLDER than “Old” México New Mexico received its name long before the present-day nation of México won independence from Spain and adopted that name in 1821. Spanish …

Journalist Chris Hedges to Speak in Albuquerque

Journalist Chris Hedges to Speak in Albuquerque There are corners of this country (like New Mexico) where Americans are trapped in endless cycles of poverty, powerlessness and despair, a direct result of capitalistic greed. Chris Hedges calls these places “Sacrifice Zones.” A Pulitzer …

The New Mexico Mystery Stone

Mystery Stone, Valencia County —  Channel your inner Indiana Jones and visit Mystery Stone, located on State Trust Lands at the base of Hidden Mountain, 16 miles west of Los Lunas. Also known as Los Lunas Decalogue Stone and Commandments Rock, this 80-ton boulder of …

New Economic Opportunity Zones…!

NMEDD Announces Opening of Application Period for Opportunity Zone Designation Nominations will be accepted from County Managers until March 21 Santa Fe, N.M. – The New Mexico Economic Development Department (NMEDD) announced that the Department is soliciting applications for Opportunity Zone designations from each …

Writing Your Story with Dee Burks…!

Writing Your Story Dee Burks April 13th – 15th, 2018 ABOUT OUR PRESENTER Dee Burks has assisted over 150 authors in writing their own story. She has been working in publishing more than 25 years and owned a publishing company in Texas for …

Pecos NHP Announces Summer Internships

Pecos, NM: Pecos National Historical Park is recruiting for up to three GS-04 Park Guide (Student Trainee) temporary positions for the summer of 2018 as part of the National Park Service’s Pathways Program. In order to be eligible for an appointment under the …

Santa Fe Plaza Vendor Program Applications Now Available…!

Plaza Vendor Program Applications Now Available – Applications due by March 16, 2018 by 4:00pm Date: February 16, 2018 Contacts: Sevastián Gurulé; Constituent Services Director; (505) 955-6047 or Isabella Sharpe; Constituent Services Representative; (505) 955-6949 Santa Fe, NM –Santa Fe is well known …