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Here’s your chance to take a piece of history home

April 2, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

The Roswell Convention & Civic Center opens its doors for a time travel to the groovy ‘70s for “That ‘70s Dance” fundraiser benefiting the Roswell Refuge and the Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner programs. Kim Hansen is going to be master of ceremony for the event. “Please, come and support the refuge,” she said. “We’re not [&hellip...

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Virtuoso on the piano

March 19, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

International piano virtuoso to perform at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art By Christina Stock Roswell Daily Record Piano virtuoso Kirill Gliadkovsky performs free of charge on March 26 at 3 p.m. at the Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, 409 E....

Historically Speaking

March 19, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

Memory’s casket opens door into the past Early days in Roswell town as viewed back in 1915 By Janice Dunnahoo Special to the Daily Record The following material is taken from the Roswell Daily Record, Nov. 8, 1942. The material was from a talk made to a...

‘The Good Doctor’ full of heart and laughter

March 19, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

The Roswell Community Little Theatre shows the human side of Russia. By Christina Stock Roswell Daily Record The stage play “The Good Doctor” is written by American playwright, screenwriter and author Neil Simon and is based on several short stories by...

‘A Great Day for jazz in Roswell’

March 19, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

By Michael Francis Jazz About Town Welcome to Jazz About Town! Monthly installments will be covering a wide variety of jazz related topics. We plan to keep you informed about the music’s colorful history, the lives of its important creators, composers and...

Festival Express The nearly forgotten ‘Canadian Woodstock’

March 12, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

Rock/blues legend Janis Joplin once said the only person who could throw a better party than her was Thor Eaton, a Canadian music promoter she got to know well in 1970. Joplin was right. Eaton, along with his brother George Eaton and another Canadian named...

Senior Adult Singspiration to feature Roswell singer

March 12, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

Submitted Pecos Valley Baptist Association invites all senior adults to the Senior Adult Singspiration for an exciting and meaningful time of worship, fellowship and praise. The fourth annual Senior Adult Singspiration will be on March 21 at First Baptist...

Historically Speaking — Death was penalty for rambunctious fliers

March 12, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

Beechcraft AT-11s, which were training aircraft for bombardiers and machine gunners. This type of aircraft was stationed at Roswell Army Flying School in 1942. (Photo courtesy of Kirkland AFB History Office.) Two training planes at Army Air Field plunge to...

Baby Boomer Expo winners

March 5, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

Above: Mike Rowland was the winner of the 2017 Kawasaki BRUTE ATV. Miguel Casillas (not pictured) took home a 22 Woodstock Rifle donated by Zia Trading & Guns, and Eric Gomez (not pictured) won a $100 gift certificate. Above: The New Mexico Health...

Historically Speaking — Remembering cool and comfy Pine Lodge

March 4, 2017 • VistasComments (0)

Pine Lodge in the Capitan Mountains was marketed in the newspapers of the time as a rustic retreat, ideal for resting the “mind, body and soul” at reasonable rates. The lodge is long gone, but the paved road that is now the scenic back way to the village...