$16M grant will improve SW Chief rail line, including in NM

SANTA FE – The U.S. Transportation Department announced a $16 million grant that will pay for improvements on the route of the Amtrak’s Southwest Chief line, including in New Mexico. The Chief runs from Chicago to Los Angeles, with stops in New Mexico in Raton, Las Vegas, Lamy near Santa Fe, Albuquerque and Gallup. A […]


Homewise Inc. opens El Camino Crossing housing community in Santa Fe near Siler Road and Agua Fria Street – Albuquerque Business First

A new housing community that aims to counter the high real estate costs in New Mexico’s capital celebrated its grand opening on Feb. 24 and 25. El Camino Crossing by Homewise Inc. is located near the intersection of Siler Road and Agua Fria Street, offering "high-quality, high-value, energy-efficient single-family homes" that are difficult to find […]


2019 Hyundai Santa Fe – 4th-gen SUV debuts in Korea with 2.0 turbo petrol, 2.2 turbodiesel and 8-speed auto

The 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe has finally made its world debut in Goyang city, Seoul. The fourth-generation SUV, according to the company, is packed with the latest high-tech features and will go into production from the second quarter of 2018, with sales to follow after. Design-wise, the Santa Fe takes after the Kona, sporting slim […]


Sutin, Thayer & Browne names Benjamin E. Thomas its new president and CEO – Albuquerque Business First

One of Albuquerque’s biggest law firms has named a new president. Sutin, Thayer & Browne has named Benjamin E. Thomas its new president and CEO. It’s the firm’s first change at the top in 18 years. Jay D. Rosenblum, president and CEO since 2000, will become the firm’s chairman of the board of directors, according […]


Santa Fe, New Mexico Sees Increases in Out-of-State Homebuyers

Santa Fe, NM, Feb. 07, 2018 — Santa Fe, New Mexico is well known for its world-class art and culture, unique festivals and gatherings, and great climate. As such, it is not only a top-rated vacation destination, but has also become a great location for out-of-state homebuyers. According to the Santa Fe County Assessor’s Office, […]


Recovering From a Lull, Film and TV Production in New Mexico Is Back in Business

CREDIT: Courtesy of Richard Foreman Jr./LIONSGATE Actress Lora Martinez-Cunningham had been pounding the pavement in Los Angeles for 13 years. She landed a handful of TV series guest spots, but true success was elusive. Then the Chino Hills earthquake hit in July 2008, rattling Martinez-Cunningham’s tiny apartment and her nerves. She decided she’d had enough; […]


Amendment would switch NM to redistricting commission

SANTA FE – A new effort is underway to hand over New Mexico’s post-2020 redistricting process to an independent commission in a push to make Statehouse races more competitive. Republican Sen. Mark Moores of Albuquerque says the current redistricting process, which is led by lawmakers, discourages competitive elections and fosters political apathy as incumbent legislators […]

Family Reunion

How To Plan A Family Reunion In New Mexico

Holding a family reunion is a great way to catch up with relatives that you may not have seen in a really long time. With how hectic life is these days, it is easy to lose touch with family members. Getting together for a reunion can help you rebuild bonds with the people that you […]