Nov 26, 2013
Saginaw site of 5th annual Talmale Taste-Off hosted by La Union Civica Mexicana
Suzie Cruz would love to say she has a recipe for success as she prepares for La Union Civica Mexicana's fifth annual Tamale Taste-Off on Sunday, Dec. 1. "But that's not the way I learned to make them," she said.
El Paso Times
Rudy Gutierrez-El Paso Times Amanda Crawford looks at Hatch chile ristras for sale during the La ViA a Winery's Fall Harvest Festival on a balmy Sunday at 4201 S. Highway 28 in La Union, N.M. Several vendors offering a variety of goods, including Hatch chile ristras, jewelry, hats, artwork and fashions were on hand at the event.
El Paso Bicycle Club benefit run Sunday
The 32nd annual Chile Pepper Challenge, El Paso area's biggest cycling event, offers rides of 10, 22, 40, 62 and 100 miles on Sunday all beginning and ending at La Vina Winery in La Union, N.M. This is the second year the Challenge has been based at the winery, 4201 S. NM Hwy 28, which also will be the site of a post-ride Chile Pepper Fiesta.
Las Cruces Sun-News
La Union flood cripples town; residents without gas and water
This week's heavy rains overwhelmed an aging earthen dam outside La Union, leaving many of the small community's people scrambling, frustrated and soggy.