People living in Española who do not have a place to stay during cold nights this winter can find warmth at the Española Pathways Shelter.
Laura Seeds’ co-conspirator turned state’s witness Dyon Herrera received an 18-month deferred sentence on probation for his participation in election fraud in Robert Seeds’ 2016 campaign for the District 4 Española City Council seat.
The North Central Solid Waste Authority has increased the number of punches on its punch cards—meaning people can now dump more loads of waste in transfer stations.
Attorneys for an unnamed Sandoval County man allegedly raped by former Española mayor Richard Lucero characterized Lucero’s motion to dismiss the civil case against him as insensitive and legally insufficient.
Three seats on the Española City Council are up for grabs, while two incumbents in the upcoming elections are running unopposed, according to declarations filed by political candidates Tuesday.
Jeff Padilla’s group Compassion Through Action is populated by caring people who have their bi-monthly drill down to a science. The Española community seems to be in rhythm with the team also.
A June application for a city ordinance that would give acequia commissions say about development on irrigable land is still pending approval from both the city of Española’s Planning and Zoning Commission and the City Council.
Española city councilors tried for the second time in two years to prohibit panhandling along medians within city limits, and for the second time, they backed off after the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of New Mexico told them the prohibition is unconstitutional.
The Española City Council unanimously passed a resolution Dec. 10 to support an existing state law, which protects mothers from criminal prosecution if they choose to give up custody of their newborn children to hospital staff, firefighters or police officers.
Residents of the Española Valley are demanding accountability and transparency from officials of the Environmental Protection Agency and the New Mexico Environment Department.