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Dallas Morning News, Travel, September 21, 2008

Anyone Can Soar at Albuquerque Hot-Air Balloon Festival

Albuquerque, NM--At the world's largest hot-air ballooning event, you don't have to be Richard Branson to soar with the big kids. Even mere mortals (translation: those not balloon owners or pros) can fly with hundreds of sky-bound participants at the 37th annual Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Oct. 4-12.

But if you want to go, the prudent choice is the Fiesta's official ride company, Rainbow Ryders Inc. Read article here

When You Go: Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta in New Mexico

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Dallas Morning News, Travel, December 1, 2006  www.dmn.com 

Two Nuevo Laredo Eateries Cross Border to New Starts

Laredo, Tex.-- How far would a restaurant go to keep its customers coming back?

For some, just across the border is far enough.

Two of Laredo's newest arrivals are old hands from Mexico. Popular longtime eateries Los Ajos and El Rancho opened Texas locations earlier this year when the violence in Nuevo Laredo related to drug trafficking became too hot to handle. Read article here


San Antonio Express-News, Arts & Entertainment


Dancers follow trail of grooving to African roots, San Antonio Express News, San Antonio Express-News, May 3, 2003

Edgy dance group a joy to see, San Antonio Express-News, November 28, 2002

Cinderella ballet proves charming, San Antonio Express-News, November 29, 2002

Tap is truly tops in Rhythm Project, San Antonio Express-News, July 23, 2002

Peek at Maori culture fascinating, rhythmic, easily understood, San Antonio Express-News, May 30, 2002

Dancer Flatley lords it over marvelous mix of Irish tradition, glitz, San Antonio Express-News


'Midsummer' in Springtime: Noted choreographer keeps dancers on their toes for a fast-paced one-act ballet, San Antonio Express-News, April 27, 2003

Director strives to stay true to Ailey's spirt, San Antonio Express-News

Grupo Krapp offers something different, San Antonio Express-News, November 22, 2002

Leaps and Bounds: Dance troupe stresses knowledge as well as fun, San Antonio Express-News, October 25, 2002

Cirque brings 'Dralion' to Texas, San Antonio Express-News, February 8, 2002

Charming Coppelia: Houston dancers help S.A. Met Ballet capture magic of classic love story, San Antonio Express-News

The Nutcracker: The story, the music, the characters -- to the point, San Antonio Express-News

Roots and Wings: Georgina Morgan reaches for the sky as her new dance company buds out

Class Act: Joffrey Ballet Workshop gives young dancers a taste of real life, San Antonio Express-News

Nutcracker magic: Local children get to experience the thrill of dancing with Fort Worth Dallas Ballet production this week, San Antonio Express-News

Photo exhibit captures life, art of ballet maestro, San Antonio Express-News

An Urban Tale: Jesse Borrego mixes social commentary and high camp entertainment in The Artist Who Danced with Death, San Antonio Express-News


San Antonio Light

Classically Modern: Fernando Bujones tries a new mixture in dance, San Antonio Light



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