Balloon Fiesta attendance and impact flying high

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —The 44th Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta attracted an estimated 955,703 visitors to the area – up more than 100,000 and almost 13 percent over 2014’s estimated attendance. STR Inc. reported a 5 percent increase in hot ...

Green Jeans Farmery putting hundreds to work

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Green Jeans Farmery held its grand opening today after one year of development. The new shipping container development put 100 people to work while under construction and the 12 tenant businesses expect to provide 120 jobs. The first ...

Albuquerque job fair Oct. 27

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A “gobs of jobs” job fair is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 27, at the Marriott Pyramid. Job seekers are invited to head out to 5151 San Francisco Road NE from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday to talk with employers about avail ...

Startups starting up in New Mexico

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A new U.S. Census Bureau report named New Mexico in the top five most active states in the U.S. for startups. “Measuring America: Job Creation in the United States,” a study released by the bureau, identified New Mexico a ...