Visiting the Moreno Valley’s past

A small group of residents and visitors enjoyed a Historic Centennial Ranch Tour courtesy of the Enchanted Circle Gateway Museum in Eagle Nest Saturday (June...

Memorial bricks’ purpose: Remembering the fallen

ANGEL FIRE — The sun is blazing as a cadre of volunteers from Run For The Wall install more than 400 memorial bricks bearing...

Music From Angel Fire: Sweet harmony through the strands of time

Editor’s note: The following article by former Chronicle news editor Jo Bynum originally appeared in the Aug. 14, 2003, issue of The Chronicle, in a...

WWII veteran Sewell saw action — in a post office

RED RIVER — Dan Sewell, who recently celebrated his 89th birthday on May 12, is proud to be a veteran but admitted with a laugh, “I had the least exciting military career imaginable.”

Rhoda (Limburg) Blake rejected high society for adventure

Editor's note: Taos Ski Valley's co-founder Rhoda Blake died Nov. 3, 2015. See here for her obituary. The following article originally appeared in the...

Lessons from the past

Audrey Alpers, Joe Gherardini, Lester Lewis and Fedelina Trujillo Editor's note: This story first appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's 1997 Summer Enchantment magazine. Audrey...

In memoriam: Red River fishing icon Don Buchanan

RED RIVER — Don Buchanan and his wife Loveta were lured to Red River in August 1970 where Don had been a regular visitor since 1932.  They purchased Starr Bar-B-Que from Wanda Barnes in 1971 and had a child. By 1974 the Buchanans had purchased the Starr Trading Post from Barnes and were on their way to developing a devoted customer base. In 1977 Don Buchanan decided to close the barbeque and expand the store.  

Moreno Valley winters were no big deal for Jeannine Neal

Editor's note: The following article by Ellen Miller-Goins first appeared in the Sangre de Cristo Chronicle's 2002-2003 Winter Enchantment magazine. Jeannine Neal died Sept....

Las Vegas – As Wicked as Dodge City

  "Without exception there was no town which harbored a more disreputable gang of desperadoes, and outlaws than did Las Vegas." - Ralph Emerson Twitchell, historian Located on the edge of the...

Vietnam Veterans Memorial celebrates Veterans Day Saturday

Veterans Day will be celebrated at a special 11a.m. ceremony Saturday (Nov. 11) presented by the New Mexico Department of Veterans Services (DVS) at...