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2013-05-16 23:24:20

The Albuquerque Chapter will host a 5K run/walk on May 25, 2013 to raise funds for S.T.E.M. and Aviation Summer Camps in Albuquerque. Funds can also be donated before and during the walk towards the New Mexican Tuskegee Airmen Statue being commissioned at the New Mexico Veteran´s Memorial. Albuquerque, New Mexico (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Educating and inspiring the next generation TAI´s main mission is to introduce young people to the world of aviation and science, as well as to...

2009-07-01 14:00:00

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In its third decade of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in partnership with ESPN RISE, today announced senior decathlete Curtis Beach of Albuquerque Academy (Albuquerque, N.M.) as its 2008-09 Gatorade National Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year. Beach is the first student-athlete from the state of New Mexico to win Gatorade National Player of the Year honors in any sport. He is also the first...

2008-09-29 12:00:23

By Sean Olson Journal Staff Writer Hoffmantown Church is ready to sell part of its Northeast Heights land for the creation of an upscale retirement community, but it's going to take a lot more work for some neighborhood residents to be sold on the idea. The proposed project, a single building with 267 units for elderly residents, would be on an undeveloped parcel between the church and Albuquerque Academy along Harper NE, said Jackie Fishman, a partner with Consensus Planning. It will...

2008-07-18 15:00:36

By Aurelio Sanchez Journal Staff Writer Asher Ely noticed so many people are content to blend into conformity, so he decided to write a play about what it means to think and act independently. The Bosque School senior set his play "Sicarius Aurorae" in ancient Rome because he's a big fan of the HBO series "Rome." The work was the winning play in Tricklock Company's Sixth Annual Manoa Project: Teen Playwright and Apprenticeship Program. The play's world premiere will be in Albuquerque...

2007-04-16 18:00:00

Senior Division Grand Awards Team Award -- All-expenses paid trip to the International Science and Engineering Fair in Albuquerque, where they are eligible to compete as exhibitors Shay Anderson, Texico High School, Selina M. Garcia, McCurdy Mission School, Brittney Martinez, McCurdy Mission School, Monique Pena, Texico High School, Marques Pena, Texico High School Senior Division Grand Awards Physical Sciences -- All-expenses paid trip to the International Science and Engineering Fair in...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.