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Local leaders graduate from Leadership NM's program

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Leadership New Mexico is pleased to announce that Danny Armijo II, regional director for the New Mexico Manufacturing Extension Partnership; John Madden, president of ENMU– R; and Greg Nibert, Chavez County commissioner are among the 39 statewide leaders who recently graduated from the Leadership New Mexico Core Program. The graduates of the...

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Leadership Roswell now taking applications

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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...

Fireworks safety for the holiday weekend

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I don’t think I can emphasize strongly enough the need for safety during this year’s Fourth of July celebration! This area of New Mexico is now setting records for consecutive days of more than 100 degrees. Everything is dry, dry, dry! And, to...

Summer dining the heart healthy way to cook up light summer meals

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Dr. Mike Fenster, The Grassroot GourmetTM The beginning of summer brings on thoughts of long, hot days and ways to stay cool. Nothing beats the heat like light, healthy meals and cool drinks. Dr. Mike, practicing interventional cardiologist and chef, known to...

Green with lawn envy? How to make the grass greener on your side of the fence

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By. Joan Casanova Green Earth Media Group Does the grass look greener on the other side of the fence? When you peek at your neighbor’s lawn, maybe it really does look better – more lush and healthier– than your own. If what you see leaves...

Pairing food with wine and parchment for card making

June 27, 2011 • Vistas • • Comments Off

Information on pairing food and wine, new uses for patchwork quilt blocks, and using parchment paper for card making will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday, June 28, at 9:30 p.m. and on Thursday, June 30, at noon. David...

Focus on the Family: Couples need to get to the 'CORE' of their relationship

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By: Jim Daly and Dr. Juli Slattery Q: My wife and I don’t spend a lot of downtime together. It’s not like we’re out carousing with other people. But jobs, kids and other important responsibilities are taking their toll. How do we find...

Around Town: Adult and Senior Center Dance

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The Roswell Adult and Senior Center will be hosting a dance with music by Country Charm June 25 from 7-10 p.m. 807 N. Missouri. The cost is $5 per person. Enjoy lots of food and door prizes. For more information call 840-6565. Calvary Baptist Church...

Cancer Society resource center seeking volunteers

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The American Cancer Society is looking for people interested in serving as volunteers for their Cancer Resource Center in Roswell. The Cancer Resource Center is operated in partnership between the American Cancer Society and the Eastern New Mexico Medical...

Curbing childhood obesity, establishing healthy habits

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Eastern New Mexico Medical Center Staff Article Establishing and maintaining healthy eating habits for children is more than just a matter of good nutrition — it is critically important to lifelong health and avoiding chronic disease. Childhood obesity...