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Thrift savvy residents turn their artful skills into recycled masterpieces

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If you didn’t get to attend the fifth annual celebration of the McKinley Citizens’ Recycling Council’s “Recycling Jamboree Arts and Crafts Fair” at Gallup’s Community Service Center on Oct. 30, you missed out on a fairly unique event that allowed local residents to display their recycled art crafts...


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On Oct. 30, Rio West Mall held a costume contest and awarded four prizes, which are noted under the winning kids photos. Recognize any ghoul, rockstar, princess or super hero that you know?

Wreaths for Christmas

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First Lieutenant Shonna Rice, Civil Air Patrol Commander of the Gallup Composite Squadron, recently announced that the Raptors, as her unit is nicknamed, will be selling permanent cemetery wreaths for families and friends to honor the veterans they know.

Wreaths Across America and Civil Air Patrol have been working together since 2007 to honor veterans around the nation. Along with many other organizations helping out, there are now over 1000 cemeteries around the world working together to honor veterans. Every chance we get to acknowledge our veterans is for the better, and I feel this is a great way to bring the community together as a whole.

This project is also a fundraiser for...

Order Christmas Evergreens from the Pacific Northwest

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The Westminster Presbyterian is selling wreaths and a variety of Christmas greenery from the northwest to raise funds for a playground.

10’ Garlands, Various Wreaths, the Swag, Holly Evergreen Centerpiece are available.

Deadline to order Nov.  9. Delivery Between November 30 and December 4


Delivery between November 30 and December 11

Price includes postage.

C5M    $35.00    Centerpiece with LED Candle

W4M   $38.00    22” Mixed Evergreen Gift Wreath

W3M   $42.00    28” Mixed Evergreen Gift Wreath

S4M     $38.00    Noble Fir Door Swag

G3M    $45.00    Two 10’ Western Cedar Gift Garlands

N7M    $32.00    Cone...

Second Street Arts Festival coming to Downtown Gallup

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On Nov. 21, from 10 am - 4 pm gallupARTS will hold its first Annual Second Street Arts Festival. For this holiday kick-off event, we will shut down Second Street from Aztec to Coal in Downtown Gallup and fill the streets with vendors, artists, and live performances from the city and surrounding areas.

The spectrum of McKinley County artists will have their works on display and for sale.

This is a great place to find that very special gift including handmade jewelry, ceramics, quilts, gift baskets, soaps, baked goods, home décor, metal arts, photographs and so much that you have been looking for. Local musicians will entertain throughout the day.

gallupARTS is a non-profit organization...

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