Latest News for: New mexico holidays


Lobo women expecting tough time in Texas

Marietta Daily Journal 26 Nov 2021
Nov. 26—Thanksgiving leftovers will just have to wait. The University of New Mexico women's basketball team will lace up its running shoes Friday for the start of a post-holiday hoops marathon. The Lobos face Stephen F. Austin to open the ... .

Buy local and give NM for the holidays!

Albuquerque Journal 25 Nov 2021
Are you ready, New Mexico? It’s holiday season — a time for joy, family, friends and fun ... New Mexico is home to some fabulous food products we all enjoy ... New Mexico is fortunate to have farmers and ranchers who produce world-famous products ... Enjoy what is unique and special about New Mexico, and share that with others.

Hop on 'The Polar Express' with these Christmas train rides in Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma ...

La Junta Tribune-Democrat 25 Nov 2021
USA TODAY Network reporters across Colorado, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas compiled this list of Christmas-themed rides that are worth planning for this holiday season and beyond ... This scenic ride between southwest Colorado and northwest New Mexico is not offering a holiday train ...

South Plains Mall, Lubbock stores prepare for Black Friday rush

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 25 Nov 2021
Black Friday shoppers from West Texas and Eastern New Mexico will be visiting the South Plains Mall and other shopping centers not just to find some deals, but also to experience holiday tradition ...Already, sales are strong, and we see sizable pent-up demand for a festive, social and gift-filled holiday season.”.

Small Business Saturday tax holiday is Nov. 27 in New Mexico

News Bulletin 24 Nov 2021
New Mexicans who do their holiday shopping at New Mexico-based businesses this ... The holiday gift guide features nearly 100 New Mexico True Certified products from New Mexico businesses, such as.ApparelJewelryChile productsSnacks and other food productsFine artSelf-care products.

Local wares and a tax holiday too: Small Business Saturday approaches

Albuquerque Journal 23 Nov 2021
In 2018, New Mexico adopted the day as a tax holiday for small businesses ... New Mexico’s tax holiday allows certain retailers are able to deduct gross tax receipts on qualifying items less than $500 ... The New Mexico Tourism Department’s New Mexico True campaign has published a local gift guide for shoppers this year.

Holiday 'Safe Travel Challenge' Underway

The Greeneville Sun 23 Nov 2021
I-40 spans the length of Tennessee, encompassing 455 miles, and runs 2,555 miles through eight states, including North Carolina, Tennessee, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Arizona, and California. The THP will continue statewide enforcement on all Tennessee roadways during the holiday season.

Be safe this week with Uber discounts

Albuquerque Journal 23 Nov 2021
Get a safe ride home from Uber this holiday week thanks to a partnership between the New Mexico Department of Transportation and the Governors Highway Safety Association ... Uber service is available in New Mexico.

Thanksgiving travel? Do these 5 things before you leave the house

The Oregonian 23 Nov 2021
In New Mexico, there have been as few as 10 available intensive care unit beds in the entire state in recent days. “Someone having a heart attack right now may or may not have access to ICU care in New Mexico,” Dr ... New Mexico is transferring 40 to 80 patients a week out of state for hospital care ... New Mexico (63.2%) and Minnesota (62.1%).

NMSU economics professor: Don't wait to shop for the holidays

La Cruces Sun-News 23 Nov 2021
New Mexico State economics professor urged consumers not to delay holiday shopping this year and warned they may face fewer goods and higher prices ... .

As Thanksgiving Approaches, U.S. Virus Cases Tick Upward Once More

Yahoo Daily News 22 Nov 2021
In New Mexico, which is averaging 1,400 cases a day, Bernice Medina, 37, a food truck operator, said she was uneasy when she gathered with her large family for the holidays last year but felt safer now because she was vaccinated.

Oil pastel artist brings her bold compositions to the 21st Annual Rio Grande Holiday Show

Albuquerque Journal 21 Nov 2021
About 150 artists will show their work at the 21st Annual Rio Grande Holiday Show at EXPO New Mexico on Friday, Nov ... Jennifer Cavan was “absolutely enchanted by New Mexico and the landscape here.” ... She had visited New Mexico because her now-in-laws lived in Angel Fire ... EXPO New Mexico, Manuel Lujan Building, 300 San Pedro NE.

Local shop owners expect prime holiday shopping season

Rio Rancho Observer 21 Nov 2021
“The positive side of this is New Mexico-made products — whether it’s the different food products we have like the salsas, the chiles, different things that are made here — that is great for New Mexico because they won’t have supply issues with the stuff produced here because it’s all local,” he said.

New Mexico pilots take part in Navajo Christmas Airlift

Stars and Stripes 21 Nov 2021
It was the first time New Mexico pilots took part. “I think it is a good way to kick off the holiday season, particularly heading into winter and the Christmas season,” said Graham, a longtime pilot with the Civilian Air Patrol in New Mexico ... He said 12 New Mexico pilots flying a total of 10 missions took part in the all-volunteer event.