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Concerts

Tues, May 21 @ 6:30pm
Posh Night Club

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Tues, May 21 @ 8:30pm
The Stage@Santa Ana Star

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Tuesday, May 24 @ 7:30
Sandia Amphitheater

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Love the 90's

Saturday, June 19 @ 7:30
Sandia Amphitheater

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Maxwell

 

Tuesday, June 28 @ 7:30
Sandia Amphitheater

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Tuesday, August 23 @ 7pm
Isleta Amphitheater

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Higher Learning

Scholarship Search - Finding money for school has never been easier

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The Martin Luther King Jr State Commission has a vacancy for Executive Director; send letter of interest and resume via maill to Mr. Clarence Smith, Interim Exec Director, 310 San Pedro Suite 210, Albuquerque NM 87108.

Posting closes May 31st at 5pm



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Early Bird Reg Fee - $45 – March 1 – April 30
Regular Reg Fee - $60 – May 1 – May 31
Late Reg Fee - $75 – June 1 – June 10

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Justice Department Federal monitor says Albuquerque police slow to reform

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PD Forward’s analysis of the Federal Monitor’s second compliance report



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Troop G (9th Calavery) Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Bayard, NM

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9 Famous Faces On The Struggles And Beauty Of Being Afro-Latino


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Naomie Germaine is Miss New Mexico USA 2016

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Broncos defeat Panthers in Super Bowl 50

Broncos LB Von Miller named MVP


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Early African-Americans in New Mexico



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New Mexico MLK Commission director suspected of stealing thousands


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State auditor suspends audit into MLK commission amid investigation - February 1, 2016




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77% of young people killed in Brazil are Black




Centering Program helps pregnant mothers

In order to help reduce the high rate of African American Infant Mortality, African American Women who are pregnant are invited to participate in the Centering Program, which provides a woman with more time with her doctor and helps produce healthier babies.  Either private insurance or Medicaid coverage is needed to participate.  For help with obtaining health insurance please call the Southwest Women's Law Center at (505) 244-0502.  To participate in the Centering Program please call (505) 340-8193.



Albuquerque Police Department Interactions Survey
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Skate park shooting witness: Jaquise shot first - January 28, 2016

Attorney: Cellphone video shows Jaquise Lewis wasn't shot in self-defense - December 15, 2015

DA to review fatal Los Altos Skate Park shooting case - September 15, 2015

Justice for Jaquise Lewis is on Facebook

Mother of Jaquise Lewis sues APD - July 10, 2015

Man claims he shot and killed Jaquise Lewis at Los Altos - June 26, 2015

Skate park shooting was self-defense, police say - May 8, 2015