December 13, 1992
Many kudos for Bill Heavey's Oct. 18 article, "Tribe of Many Colors." Heavey's article concisely and accurately presents Kuna history and my tribe's current status. I hope your readers who visit Panama's San Blas Islands accord the Kuna (also spelled Cuna) the same respect and deference that Heavey did. DAVID C. INGLESIAS Albuquerque, N.M.
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.
May 1, 1987
Top-seeded Julio Noriega and fifth-seeded Russell Meyers of San Diego State won their matches Thursday to advance to today's quarterfinals of the Western Athletic Conference individual tennis tournament at Albuquerque, N.M. The quarterfinals begin at 8 a.m. (PDT) and the semifinals at 1 p.m. The final will be held Saturday.