Two Important Dates to Remember

There are two upcoming events that should be of interest to Talavera residents. First, this Wednesday, October 20th, the League of Women Voters of Greater Las Cruces is sponsoring a candidates forum for the upcoming election. Candidates seeking local offices; County Commissioner, County Assessor, County Sheriff, Probate Judge, and Magistrate Judges are expected to attend. The forum will be held at the Good Samaritan Social Center Auditorium, 3011 Buena Vida Circle, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. For additional information, contact the League at (575) 524-8683, or at

The second event is next Saturday, October 23. The Los Alturas Volunteer Fire Department is hosting their annual Smoked Brisket BBQ at the Talavera Firehouse. Tickets are $10 and all proceeds go to support the department. Food will be served from 12 noon until 2:00 PM and can be eaten at the firehouse or to-go! Contact Daren Bloomquist to purchase tickets.