September 21, 1988
Unbeaten bantamweight Johnny Tapia of Albuquerque, N.M., a 2-time national Golden Gloves champion, will box Jose Valenzuela of Mexico City in an 8-round bout supporting the Mike White-Mark Wills main event at the Irvine Marriott Hotel Sept. 29.
July 11, 1997 |
ARV Assisted Living Inc. said Thursday that it has completed development of a 150-unit assisted living facility in Albuquerque, N.M., known as Vista del Rio Villas. The company said it will operate the site under a long-term operating lease with Health Care Property Investors Inc., a real estate investment trust in Los Angeles.
March 31, 1999
Acme Television in Santa Ana said it agreed to swap television stations in Albuquerque, N.M., with Ramar Communications. Acme will acquire KASY TV-50 from Ramar, which will acquire KWBQ TV-19 from Acme. As part of the agreement, Ramar will continue to operate KWBQ, which began broadcasting this month.
July 16, 1992
Chris Riley of San Diego beat his two match-play opponents during Wednesday's first and second rounds of the 1992 U.S. Amateur Public Links championship in Brooklyn Park, Minn. Riley defeated Hans Kersting of Albuquerque, N.M., 5 and 4. Later he got by Jim Lockwood of Sparks, Nev., 2 and 1.
January 5, 2013 |
I've been trying in vain for the better part of a decade to get my family to take a road trip along Route 66. Nothing worked until my wife and daughter stepped onto the fake Route 66 in Cars Land at Disney California Adventure - and suddenly their interest piqued in the Mother Road. Photos: The real Route 66 inspirations for Disney's Cars Land In an attempt to close the deal on my dream vacation, I decided to search for the real-world inspirations behind the fictional town of Radiator Springs.