Jul 6th, 2015

Governor Susana Martinez Announces Third Year of Record-Breaking Tourism Growth More People Visiting NM Than Ever Before, Tourism Jobs and Day Trips Up As Well   Santa Fe, NM – Today, Governor Susana Martinez announced yet another record-breaking year for tourism in New Mexico, with more people visiting the state than ever before. In 2014, half a million more people visited New Mexico than in 2013, bringing the total number for the year to 32.7 million – an all-time high.   “Tourism is such a crucial part of our efforts to diversify the economy in communities large and small throughout the state,” said Governor Martinez. ... Continue Reading

Jul 13th, 2015

To thank the millions of people who have courageously defended our country and everyone’s personal freedom to ride, Harley-Davidson is offering a FREE H-D Riding Academy New Rider Course for all current and former U.S. military personnel.  This offer  is available now through September 13, 2015 at Barnett’s Las Cruces H-D.  All we need is to see your DD214  and a completed form found at https://ridefree.harley-davidson.com/militarylearntoride/ and we will take care of the rest.  You can also find more by visiting www.barnettslascruceshd.com, emailing riding_academy@barnettharley.com, or calling our Riding Academy Manager at 575-496-7625.    

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Jul 13th, 2015

FirstLight Federal Credit Union Wins National Award June 12, 2015 FirstLight Federal Credit Union, an El Paso/Las Cruces-based consumer financial institution for sixty years, was recently recognized by the Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) as the 2014 Army Credit Union of the Year. This is the second time FirstLight Federal Credit Union has won since 2006. At a ceremony during the 2015 annual DCUC conference August 16 in Las Vegas, Nevada, FirstLight will be given the award based on several criteria, including service above and beyond normal requirements, community support, and actions taken against predatory lending practices.

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Jul 13th, 2015

Chamber President, Bill Allen will be onsite for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate our 15 year anniversary. The event features a Job Fair followed by an Employee BBQ. WHO:     Bill Allen, Chamber President, Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce Travis Bowley, Chief Executive Officer, Empereon-Constar Don K. Christiano, Senior Vice President of Operations, Empereon-Constar Yvonne Torrijos, Chief Marketing Officer, Empereon-Constar Empereon-Constar employees WHAT:    

15th Anniversary Celebration

Official Ceremony and Photo Opportunities Job Fair And Facility Tour Complimentary Food And Beverages Employee BBQ and Giveaways

WHEN:      Tuesday, July 21st,  2015 Job fair starts at 9:00 AM Ribbon cutting ceremony and photo opportunities begin at 10:00 AM WHERE:      Empereon Marketing, LLC 2255 S Main St. Las ... Continue Reading

Jul 20th, 2015

THE SPIRIT OF 45 As we celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the end of WWII And pay tribute to the GREATEST GENERATION The WWII Veterans & those on the home front supporting them August 14th 7pm Dine and Dance under the stars Downtown Las Cruces – Main Street No host bar Live Music – Big Band on the Rio Grande Performances by: LCHS’ Andrews Sisters & Jazz Band Jitterbug Instruction & Dance Contest Rosie the Riveter Look-a-Like Contest Join the Nationwide KISS IN RAFFLES: Norman Rockwell’s Rosie the Riveter The Kiss Statue - Bronzed Dinner tickets:  $25 Call Debra Melcher @ 575 202-6366 or Karen Ray @ 575 525-1572 for tickets

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