If you are from southern New Mexico or west Texas, you know that our cultural heritage and our beautiful, stark desert landscape are a part of who we are. The people who founded our communities over the last few hundred years were natives whose roots here extend beyond centuries, explorers seeking new homes and fortunes, and adventurers following work across a new nation. All these things are a part of who we are today. [Read more…]
Nothing beats a lazy day floating on the water, enjoy the breeze by the river and the beautiful mountain and sky views of Las Cruces. Wait, of Las Cruces? Yes!
I am a native of this area, and I had no idea such an idyllic afternoon adventure even existed in this area! Recently, our family was treated to a relaxing river float by Southwest Expeditions, one of the premier tour operators in the Las Cruces area. [Read more…]
The Plaza de Las Cruces downtown was filled to near capacity on Friday night, Sept. 8, as the Las Cruces Symphony Orchestra (LCSO) opened its 2017-18 season with a salute to local veterans and a host of patriotic tunes for its Pops Under the Stars concert.