Articles for the ‘Opinion’ Category

Watch February skies for Zodiacal Light

Early spring brings us opportunities, once again, for viewing the Zodiacal Light. To see it, find a nice dark viewing spot and wait until it is completely dark after sunset. In the spring you look to the western horizon to see sunlight reflected by interplanetary dust particles. Look for a tall, left sloping wedge of diffuse light rising up from the horizon.

Control texting while driving

All over New Mexico, towns are preparing. They are chartering buses, soliciting active civic leaders and top officials to reserve the dates, checking the Internet for Santa Fe hotel accommodations….[Read more]

Letters to the Editor 01/16/14

Aguilar should not promote own agenda in electric bills Editor: Dear Mr. Aguilar (SEC board member): Today I found a letter from you stuffed inside the same envelope as my…[Read more]

Letters to the editor 01/09/2014

Recent case sends powerful message: Take care of your dog Editor: I just returned from three and a half hours in Municipal Court listening to witnesses testify and the prosecutor…[Read more]

Letters to the editor (12/05/13)

NRAO comes through for Socorro youth Editor: On behalf of the Socorro High School Science Olympiad team, I would like to thank Dr. Frail and the National Radio Astronomy Observatory…[Read more]

Letters to the editor (11/28/13)

People make a difference for special day Editor: Thank you to everyone who participated in Make a Difference Day on Oct. 26. Make a Difference Day is the largest day…[Read more]

Letters to the editor (11/14/13)

Paperwork mystery solved with help Editor: Since August of this year I have needed help with solving a paperwork mystery in the Socorro County offices. I want to say publicly…[Read more]