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Showcase gives indie filmmakers exposure

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

A Weeping Angel blocks the entrance to Dr. Who’s TARDIS at the New Mexico Film Series and Sci-Fi Fest, Saturday. (Amy Vogelsang Photo) It was hard to miss the frozen stone statue of a Weeping Angel—actually a person in costume—or the large TARDIS standing amid unnatural fog. It was even harder to miss people clamoring [&hellip...

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Balloons and blue sky

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Hot air balloons inflate and begin to take flight in the early hours during the Balloons & Bluegrass festival in Artesia, Saturday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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Hernandez paints his dreams into reality

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Oscar L. Hernandez paints in the studio he briefly rented in Roswell. (Courtesy Photo) Oscar L. Hernandez, 31, said that three years ago, when he decided to live entirely off his art, people laughed in his face. They said that without artistic training or...

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Winter Wonderland

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

A New Mexico license plate wreath is one of many items displayed at First American Bank, 111 E. 5th St., as part of CASA’s annual Winter Wonderland blind auction, which will be held Nov. 22. People are encouraged to look at all the trees and wreaths on...

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Memory screening to offer peace of mind

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Memory loss can be very trying on individuals and their families, but having the proper information and support can help. One such way Comfort Keepers In-Home Care is helping is by hosting the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America’s annual memory screening....

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Kintigh: Derelict buildings contribute to crime

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (1)

Unoccupied houses line a block of E. Bland St. (Mark Wilson Photo) Dennis Kintigh recently spoke to the Roswell Association of Realtors about law enforcement, derelict structures within the city limits and their influence on crime. Speaking from his years of...

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Stop order denial means Valley Meat can open

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

A federal judge denied a lawsuit Friday by animal rights groups against the USDA, lifting the final barrier for Roswell to become home to possibly the nation’s first horse slaughterhouse to open since 2007. “This is great for Valley Meat,” said attorney...

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Police want Acosta for questioning in shooting near Kmart

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

A woman was shot near Kmart on the 200 block of East Frazier Street early yesterday. Roswell Police Department officers responded to the shooting at approximately 4 a.m., where they discovered Helen Joy Padilla, 45, who had sustained gunshot wounds. According...

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It’s that time of year again

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Jasmine Sisneros, 11, displays her handmade canning jar snow globes during the Christmas Gift Fair at the Roswell Adult Center Friday. (Mark Wilson Photo)...

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‘Saturday Spotlight’ has moved to Sunday

November 2, 2013 • Local NewsComments (0)

Starting Sunday, Nov. 3, “spotlight” features will begin running in the Sunday paper. If you know of someone who deserves recognition and would like to nominate them to be featured, you can pick up a form from the Daily Record’s main office, 2301 N....