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Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra 2021-2022 Season

Enjoy the upcoming Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra 2021-2022 Season   All shows will take place at the New Mexico State University’s Atkinson Recital Hall Directions Purchase Tickets from   The Symphony Performance dates and details are as follows: Classics

New Dinosaur Discovered North of Las Cruces Near Truth or Consequences

A new type of horned dinosaur (ceratopsid) that lived in New Mexico around 72 million years ago has been named by scientists from the New Mexico Museum of Natural History & Science (NMMNHS) and other institutions. Sierraceratops turneri is the

Best Italian Restaurants in Las Cruces

Let’s face it Las Cruces has mostly Mexican food restaurants no doubt. So what if you want something different? How about some Italian food for a change. But you can bet that many will have some dishes with a southwest

Las Cruces NMSU Student Gets a Golden Ticket on American Idol

On Sunday evening (Feb. 28), Dzaki Sukarno, a 20-year-old farmer from Las Cruces, New Mexico, won a Golden Ticket to Hollywood on American Idol with a cover of one of Kane Brown’s biggest hits. He performed “Good As You” by

6 Things to do in Las Cruces

Perched on the rim of the Chihuahuan Desert, Las Cruces, being the second-biggest city in the state after Albuquerque, is very likely to be featured on the travel program of anyone planning a trip to the sunny and sandy state

All About Spaceport America

The World’s First Purpose Build Commercial Spaceport   In 2007, state lawmakers in Doña Ana and Sierra counties approved public funding of about $220 million to facilitate the construction of Spaceport America as Virgin Galactic signed a 20-year lease agreement

Our Valentine’s Giveaway Winner

  The winner for our recent Valentine’s giveaway really got a special treat! Chanel V. won a box of assorted chocolates from “The Chocolate Lady” located on the Plaza is Mesilla and a $25 gift certificate for Olive Garden. Chanel

New Mexico Chile To Be Grown In Space Nasa Says

A Hatch hybrid chile is going “out of this world” and will be grown in space. I guess that Nasa astronauts are tired of bland food and want to spice it up a bit. Can’t blame them but my gosh

Check Your Google Maps Listing For This One Thing

If there was one easy and free thing that I could share with you that would help your business the most it would be this. Look up your business on Google Maps and look for this one thing just after

Walk with us at the Las Cruces Farmers and Crafts Market

  Here is a video that we posted on Facebook where we walked from one end of Main Street to the other at the Las Cruces Farmers and Crafts Market one Saturday in July. What a beautiful day it was

Take a Stroll Around Mesilla Plaza in a 360 Video

  We took our 360 camera to Mesilla Plaza recently and recorded as we walked around the plaza. You can walk with us and look around in any direction as we walk. Check it out it is pretty cool. 

Readers Digest’s Nicest Place in New Mexico is Las Cruces

Readers Digest has voted Las Cruces as the Nicest Place in New Mexico. And one of the main reasons, and also one of the most controversial for this area, began with the asylum seekers being dropped off in Las Cruces

The Mesilla Valley Bosque State Park to Resume Operations on June 24th

  Photo by Nickie G. Moreno Howard via Google Maps Mesilla, NM – Mesilla Valley Bosque State Park is resuming operations as a New Mexico State Park effective Monday, June 24, 2019.  Park offerings will include access to the hiking trails

New Mexico’s Hatch Chile Pepper Obsession

Here is an interesting article about Hatch Chiles that includes a video and other photos. Source Article New Mexico’s Hatch Chile Pepper Obsession — Why New Mexico goes wild for this fiery pepper. It’s not hard to get hooked

White Sands Made The List – 8 Stunning Places in US

  New Mexico made this list “8 Stunning Places You Won’t Believe Are In The U.S.” with two entries and one was our own White Sands and the other is a place that I personally haven’t heard of or been

What is your Favorite Las Cruces Restaurant to Share with Friends?

We recently ran an informal poll in a local Facebook community page and asked this question: “When friends or family visit… what is your favorite place to take them out to eat in the Las Cruces area? Is it a