Prescott Grey of Vertu Fine Arts Gallery announced Tuesday that the gallery, presently located at 113 Abeyta St. West, will vacate the Baca House before the end of the summer.
The Socorro City Council unanimously approved the preliminary budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year during a meeting early Monday afternoon.
Take 16 cigar boxes, 48 guitar strings, some sassafras, plus poplar and pine wood. Add in tools, tape measures, a unique cadre of volunteers, 16 sixth-graders, one enthusiastic teacher and what do you get? You get an amazing collection of student-built guitars in Beth Crowder's music class at Cottonwood Valley Charter School.
New Mexico Tech has developed new employee and student training videos to address harassment and sexual assault on campus, and created campus security authority positions to enhance safety.
These items were taken from reports at the Socorro County Sheriff's Office:
The Summer Reading Program at the public library is in full swing, with at least 400 Socorro youth participating, according to Youth Services Librarian Britta Herweg-Samuels.
An incumbent and two newcomers have been elected to the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District board of directors.
The amount of assistance for New Mexico's lottery scholarships will be larger than expected, thanks to lower student enrollment, but it won't cover 100 percent of tuition costs next year, according to an announcement from the New Mexico Higher Education Department.
With the killing of a cougar by state Department of Game and Fish officers after the animal attacked a puppy on a woman's front porch last week in Raton, state officials are reminding people in rural areas to be extra aware of the presence of wildlife, especially predators.
Along with the weavers and fiber artisans demonstrating their skills last weekend at El Camino Real Historic Trail Site's Fiber Fair was a small flock of the wool-bearers themselves, Navajo-Churro sheep.
The Magdalena Village Board met in regular session Monday night to consider items on a shorter than normal agenda.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service decided May 20 to kill M1130, a male Mexican wolf, in Catron County.
These items were taken from reports at the Socorro Police Department:
Six years is a long time for most people to wait for a seed to produce a decent plant.
The Socorro County Chamber of Commerce gallery will feature John Bertrand's macro photography work, all of which was captured in Socorro, "The Box" or the nearby Chupadera and Magdalena mountains.
Can you raise saltwater shrimp in the desert? Yes, you can, and the students of Midway Elementary's Renaissance program were the first to tour the local facility doing just that.
In a repeat of last year, Socorro Electric Cooperative members failed to show up in numbers that met quorum requirements last Saturday at Macey Center for the annual membership meeting.
At Monday night's Socorro City Council meeting, Mayor Ravi Bhasker said he and City Clerk Pat Salome had been meeting with counsel in Albuquerque to draw up three ordinances dealing with the Socorro Electric Cooperative.
Ceremonies will be held at both the San Miguel and Socorro City cemeteries Monday, May 25, in observance of Memorial Day.
Sometimes what can seem like the simplest things take years to achieve, but that doesn't deter the smiles from the clients at TRESCO Inc. in Socorro.