Dec 8th, 2014

Business of the Month – Adams Radio Group Adams Radio Group is a medium to small market radio company focused on local radio operations and creating great marketing opportunities in the local communities.  Since purchasing Radio of Las Cruces, they have been making steady improvements to their equipment, studios as well as investing in the local community through partnerships.  One of which is with the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce. Recently we joined forces on several spots airing on the impact of spending your money locally and its importance to the community as a great example of this. “We are heavily ... Continue Reading

Dec 12th, 2014

While the Bean has been around for a while, if you have been by lately you will have noticed some changes. A lot of work both inside and out has been going on since January. Fresh coats of paint, repairs to the patio, new floor in the bathroom and a new heater installed just in time for the cooler weather in Las Cruces. There have been some changes to the menu as well, a few items added to the list of delicious baked goods as well as improvements and changes to the menu items.

Since January the Bean has been under new ... Continue Reading

Aug 31st, 2015

By Troy Tudor

In our ever-changing world, a tried-and-true method may no longer necessarily apply to accomplishing the goals we have for our future. What may have worked for decades may simply no longer be effective or even relative to today. What made us successful personally, professionally and even as a community yesterday may need to be rethought, retooled or replaced today.

Being creatures of habit and sometimes reluctant to change, we fail to acknowledge that often what we are doing, no matter how good our intent, how passionate our desire or how diligently we work, it just is ... Continue Reading

Sep 21st, 2015

By Troy Tudor

I am sure you have heard by now that the Doña Ana County’s FY2015-2016 Final Budget was passed and submitted to the state in the final hour before the deadline. The new budget calls for $134,668,683 million in revenues and $149,950,987 million in expenditures, which is a $15,282,304 deficit.

This is after the recently implemented, largest ever, gross receipts tax increase which will generate an estimated $12.3 million dollars this year. The shortfall will be made up with a drawdown of restricted/ designated funds, and $3,210,670 will come out of the county’s reserves to make it ... Continue Reading

Mar 1st, 2016 By: E. Troy Tudor

(LAS CRUCES) The Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce has been awarded with 4-Star Accreditation by the United States Chamber of Commerce, according to Troy Tudor, Interim President and CEO, Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce.

“This represents our high level of commitment to our members and the community as well as the professional standards and hard work of our chamber staff,” said 2016 GLCCC Board Chair Russell Allen.   We’re thrilled to once again receive a 4-Star Accreditation and also very proud to be the only accredited chamber in the state of New Mexico and ranked among the top chambers across ... Continue Reading