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‘People shape communities’

My Neighborhood liaison stresses citizen involvement

In a meeting with City of Artesia officials, Jim Diers of Seattle, Wash., encourages organizers of the My Neighborhood program to enlist Artesians in determining the program’s direction.  Grace Miller - Daily Press

In a meeting with City of Artesia officials, Jim Diers of Seattle, Wash., encourages organizers of the My Neighborhood program to enlist Artesians in determining the program’s direction. Grace Miller – Daily Press

By GRACE MILLER
Daily Press Staff Writer
The My Neighborhood organization engaged in multiple meetings last week led by Jim Diers of the Asset Based Community Institute, finding his guidance helpful as Artesia prepares to expand its My Neighborhood program. Read the rest of this entry »

New development director excited to be in Artesia

 

7-13-CDDBy BRANDON MESSICK
Daily Press Staff Writer
Jim McGuire was hired as the City of Artesia’s new community development director last month, replacing former director Tina Torres. Read the rest of this entry »

NDI students learning love of dance

Students of the National Dance Institute’s summer workshop perform a jazz routine for family and friends Friday afternoon at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center. NDI has been visiting Artesia annually for nearly a decade to organize shows consisting of local fourth-graders and will soon set up permanent residence in the community . Brienne Green - Daily Press

Students of the National Dance Institute’s summer workshop perform a jazz routine for family and friends Friday afternoon at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center. NDI has been visiting Artesia annually for nearly a decade to organize shows consisting of local fourth-graders and will soon set up permanent residence in the community .
Brienne Green – Daily Press

NDI students to perform Friday at Ocotillo

Artesia youth participating in the National Dance Institute’s summer workshop work on their moves Wednesday at Roselawn Elementary School. The students will show off what they’ve learned to the public in an afternoon performance Friday at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center. Grace Miller - Daily Press

Artesia youth participating in the National Dance Institute’s summer workshop work on their moves Wednesday at Roselawn Elementary School. The students will show off what they’ve learned to the public in an afternoon performance Friday at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center.
Grace Miller – Daily Press

7-10-NDI2By GRACE MILLER
Daily Press Staff Writer
The National Dance Institute (NDI) has been conducting a summer workshop for local youth, which will culminate tomorrow in a performance at the Ocotillo Performing Arts Center. Read the rest of this entry »

Federal jury convicts Artesia woman of drug trafficking

LAS CRUCES (AP) — A federal jury in Las Cruces has convicted an Artesia woman of charges of methamphetamine trafficking. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Albuquerque says 36-year-old Genevieve Hernandez was convicted Tuesday after a two-day trial. Read the rest of this entry »