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Avoiding planting because of bugs?

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

Q. This year I dutifully and hopefully waited to plant summer squash to avoid the squash bugs. I got them anyway! It occurred to me the native squash about 40 feet from my garden, after all is a squash, and might it be a host of the ‘bug’? Sure enough, looking at the underside of [&hellip...

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Vets Advocate: Job fair, women's VA health care and COLA

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

Alert to all veterans and family members: there will be a New Mexico job fair happening real soon. The New Mexico Workforce Connection Chaves County, Roswell Chamber of Commerce, Chaves County Economic Development, Hispano Chamber of Commerce and Eastern New...

Around Town: Tobosa directors hold meeting

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

Tobosa Developmental Services board of directors will meet July 28 at noon at Tobosa Center, 110 E. Summit. For more information call 624-1025. ENMU-R ENMU-R and the Special Services Occupational Training Program for students with disabilities will hold its...

Roswell Leadership now taking applications

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

The Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Roswell Program is currently taking applications for the 2011-2012 class. The class runs nine months and meets one Friday each month. The program gives participants the opportunity to learn through workshops, panel...

Fast Track to Health

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

Healthy Kids Chaves County is sponsoring the “Fast Track to Health” incentive program to keep elementary school aged children active and engaged over the summer. Children are encouraged to participate in “healthy activities” offered...

Vista Care launches food drive

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

Vista Care’s Roswell Office Launches Food Drive to Benefit Roswell Community Kitchen and Rivers of Life Outreach Shelters. Staff members from the Vista Care Hospice office here will be blanketing the Roswell/ Chaves County area throughout August,...

SuperKids

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

Martha D. Urquides-Staab Vistas Editor Photos Courtesy of Laurie Jerge Summer is the most eventful time of the year, the warm weather and numerous outdoor activities are gold to Roswell’s youngest residents. They enjoy every minute before they head...

NMMI earns accreditation

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

In a June 24 letter, New Mexico Military Superintendent, Major General Jerry W. Grizzle, was provided formal notification by the president of the Higher Learning Commission, Sylvia Manning, that New Mexico Military Institute’s Junior College division...

CFCC to hold grants meeting

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

The Community Foundation of Chaves County will hold an informational meeting presented by the Grant Committee on Wednesday, July 27, from 1-2 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Conference Room at the Roswell Chamber of Commerce located at 131 West Second...

Gateway planning Science Lab

July 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

After a couple of years of cultivating the idea, GCS is moving forward and in the design phase of a state-of-the-art science lab. With the generosity and commitment of some individuals we are ready to begin moving forward. We understand building programs are...