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1. Alburquerque: The old name for Albuquerque. The first 'r' was removed back in the 19th Century after Anglos had a hard time with ...  
2. Christmas Style: Red and green chile sauce together with the same dish.  
3. ABQ: Shorthand for Albuquerque, or its airport (officially called Albuquerque International Sunport).  
4. Just Muffin Around: A local bakery & cafe that serves up breakfast, lunch, and homemade muffins & muffin tops.
5. Law Office of Anthony Spratley: Albuquerque Criminal & DWI/DUI Attorney Tony Spratley brings his Military experience as a JAG to criminal matters f...  
6. Goldstar Service, Inc.: Goldstar Service, Inc is a General Contractor in Taos, NM area that specializes in bathroom & kitchen remodeling as...  
7. Mountain Top Tees: Contract Screen Printing, Embroidery, Custom T-shirts, Banners, Promotional Items, Vinyl Signs, Screen Printer, Cus...
8. Q, The: A quick way of saying Albuquerque, originally a city campaign to make the city better known and to promote awarenes...  
9. Alibi: A local free publication that has a large number of the "haps" (events) of the area, as well as up and coming conce...
10. Haps: Albuquerque English for local events.  
11. Heights-Foothills: This area is at the base of the Sandia Mountains in the NE quadrant of the city. It's a higher class living area t...  
12. Valley, The: This region is located near the Rio Grande river which passes through the Albuquerque area, and is in the SW quadra...  
13. Rio Rancho: Originally not part of Albuquerque, but has grown into the city. Probably has the best neighborhoods, but is a lon...  
14. Frontier, The: An older local restaurant that serves New Mexican foods, used to be 24 hours all the time until recently. A good e...  
15. Twisters: A newer local restaurant thats known for its signature 'Twister burrito' which you can choose the filling (vegatari...  
 
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A nickname for the Dinkytown area that is earned by the many rowdy college kids that live in the neighborhood.

Manhattanites refer to those who commute into Manhattan by bridge or by tunnel as "B&T"s, occasionally as an indication of someone who is "not a real Manhattanite", and/or "pays a more reasonable rent or mortgage"

Dubbed "Touchdown Jesus" by Notre Dame alumni, "The Word of Life," constructed by Millard Sheets, is a mural on the face of the university's Hesburgh Library. Easily viewed from the football stadium, the piece features the looming figure of the resurrected Jesus with arms raised like a referee signaling a touchdown.

New York City is the Big Apple, and Atlanta--as the largest city in Georgia--is the Big Peach.

A series of pots set along the Squawpeak Parkway, an attempted 'art project' on the part of the city that has received mixed responses from the citizens. Locals occasionally contribute a toilet to the display in order to express their sentiments.