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Locally made films to watch for at the 2018 Las Cruces International Film Festival An array of features, shorts, music videos, and animations from all over the world will screen in under a month at the Las Cruces International Film Festival! But what about those made film? As a proud …

It drinks the rich blood of livestock and devours the warm flesh of goats. It leaves puncture wounds in the neck of its prey and stalks rural farms at night. Thought to be speculation as to the fate of livestock, this creature is a true legend among folklore myths. Descriptions …

Our story begins decades ago, in 1947 when a local Roswell, New Mexico rancher found something rather unusual in his sheep pasture. Scraps of strange debris littered his land. Local Air Force officials contended the remnants as a crashed weather balloon. But many people speculate the debris to be the …

Our second legend begins along the banks of the Rio Grande: La Llorona. Centuries ago, a woman in a fit of rage drowned her children in the river as revenge against her husband’s infidelities. When she came to, she was so distraught and began searching for her lost children, drowning herself …

Our series begins inside a small room at the Double Eagle Restaurant in Old Mesilla, just south of Las Cruces: The Carlotta Salon—a room is said to be the scene of a tragic love story. Over a century ago, the eldest sons of aristocrats fell in love with one of …

Are you looking forward to exploring the beautiful landscape and connecting with the wild on a New Mexico Nature Hike?  If so, expect nature to surprise you. Every summer, there are cases of  hikers who get lost, who get bitten by venomous wildlife, and who end up sick with sunburn, dehydration, …

New Mexico is home to a ton of  monuments and parks that represent our great history and state. Some of these parks are a definite must for summer travels but before you load the family into the wagon, test your NM State park knowledge!  

We know that our wonderful state gives us a ton of variety. You may be more Northern or more Southern New Mexican, but we can all unite in the love of our magical sunsets. Know of any other fun things that make you more Southern or Northern New Mexican? Comment …