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Un Poquito Mas

The music at the Dollars 4 School ball at Las Campanas had attendees on their feet.

Dollars 4 Schools: It’s important

Education … so revered historically that, in Ancient Greece, only male children of the elite class were invited to receive one – the same with Old Europe, and even today in many repressed societies.

The hallucinogenic tea known as hoasca or ayahuasca is brewed from a vine and the leaves of a bush from the Amazon basin in South America. (Courtesy of Terpsichore/WikiCommons)

Hoasca, source of SF legal fight, is trendy topic around the world

While litigation has continued for years over a temple planned southeast of Santa Fe by a church group that uses a hallucinogenic tea from the Amazon as a sacrament, there’s been an explosion of international interest in the brew, usually known as hoasca or ayahuasca.

Dredging is underway at Eagle Rock Lake near Questa. (Courtesy of Karl Moffatt)

New ‘fishing park’ coming to Eagle Rock Lake

QUESTA – Construction of a new fishing park at Eagle Rock Lake near Questa and in-stream fish habitat improvements at the Red River fish hatchery are scheduled to begin soon, with completion expected this summer.

Cast members of the British play “Oppenheimer” watch the explosion of an atomic bomb. (Photo by Keith Pattison/Courtesy Royal Shakespeare Company)

Another dramatic take on the Manhattan Project

Fans of the “Manhattan” television series have something else to check out while waiting for the show’s second season (filmed in and around Santa Fe, and set to hit cable TV in April).

Kim Day and Sandra Sunderlage sample some soup, with a side of water.

Comfort food for a great cause

I saw a lot of people I knew standing in the soup lines Saturday at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center at the 21st Annual Souper Bowl.

Shannon Boniface and Alexis Girard were all smiles at the Lensic party.

Something for everyone at the showpiece Lensic theater

I was standing up on stage at the “Leaders of the Lensic” party, fantasizing about what it would have been like to be Judy Garland just belting it out in front of these lights.

Holly and mark Henry at the Harvey opening.

Gala Harvey Opening at the History Museum

Standin’ on the corner in Winslow Arizona, such a fine sight to see, and the old Harvey Hotel is where you’ll probably be!