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Archive for June 10th, 2012

  • Enchanted Living Home & Garden Show concludes today

    June 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    Quoth, a Chihuahuan raven and resident of Spring River Zoo, visits the Home and Garden Show, Saturday. Mark Wilson Photo The fourth annual Enchanted Living Home & Garden Show began Saturday at the Roswell Convention and Civic Center, with vendors from...

  • Fiddle & Griddle the newest of our fun things to do

    June 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Yokels play during the MainStreet Roswell Centennial Fiddle & Griddle Festival, Saturday. Mark Wilson Photo People from all over the country traveled to downtown Roswell this weekend to attend the very first Fiddle & Griddle Festival, enjoying an...

  • Forces evacuations, road closures

    June 10, 2012 • Local NewsComments Off

    The Little Bear fire, burning in steep, rocky, inaccessible terrain in the White Mountain Wilderness of the Lincoln National Forest near Ruidoso and Alto, caused the closure of State Highway 48 near Alto. The fire has consumed more than 10,000 acres, and...

  • Gladys Annette Norman

    June 10, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    A memorial service for Gladys Annette Norman, 75, will be held on Sunday, June 10, 2012, at Leisure Inn, 2700 W. Second St., at 2 p.m. Annette died on Thursday, May 17, 2012, in Lubbock, Texas. She was born April 28, 1937, in Dimmitt, Texas, to Walter Elbert...

  • Velma B. Olson

    June 10, 2012 • ObituariesComments Off

    Velma B. Olson, 91, born in Roswell Jan. 1, 1921, passed away on May 11, 2012, in Mesa, Ariz. She was a resident of Roswell until 2007. She was preceded in death by her husband Leonard J. Olson, and her parents Tom and Grace Burleson. She is survived by her...

  • Rodrigo y Gabriela take int'l sound to Bonnaroo

    June 10, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    Rodrigo of Rodrigo Y Gabriela and C.U.B.A. perform during the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn., Friday, June 8, 2012. (AP Photo/Dave Martin) MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Rodrigo y Gabriela believe heavy metal is a universal language. The...

  • LA's Getty Museum illustrates death in Middle Ages

    June 10, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    In this photo taken Tuesday, May 29, 2012, A detail of “The Beast Acheron,” a medieval miniature made of tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment, is displayed at the “Heaven, Hell and Dying Well: Images of Death in the...

  • Fire at De Niro's NYC apartment; no injuries

    June 10, 2012 • EntertainmentComments Off

    FILE- In this Dec. 11, 2006 file photo, director Robert Di Niro, arrives at the world premiere of his new film “The Good Shepherd” in New York. A fire broke out in Di Niro’s apartment, Friday, June 8, 2012, while he was out of the country. It...

  • Poll: Americans know how to save energy, but balk

    June 10, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    Cindy Shriner, a retired teacher, poses for a portrait with her 2009 Subaru Impreza in Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, June 9, 2012. Shriner buys energy-efficient light bulbs and her car gets nearly 30 miles per gallon on the highway. Still, she keeps her house at...

  • Plans for Oreo's historic NYC home drawing fire

    June 10, 2012 • BusinessComments Off

    In this May 30, 2012 photo, Michael Phillips, Jamestown Properties Chief Executive Officer, sits during an interview at his office inside Chelsea Market in New York. One hundred years after the introduction of the Oreo, the complex that was once the former...