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Weekly Alibi, commonly referred to as The Alibi, is a free weekly arts, culture, and entertainment newspaper published in Albuquerque, New Mexico.[2] The newspaper contains information about culture, politics and events within New Mexico's largest city, and is distributed across New Mexico's largest markets. The main features are: the calendar listings; reviews and guides to arts, literature, entertainment and film; its "Chowtown" restaurant guide[3] and its "Best of Burque" award issues, which cover everything from "Best Community Action Group" and "Best All-You-Can-Eat" to "Best Gay Bar".[4]

Weekly Alibi
TypeAlternative weekly
Owner(s)NuCity Publications
Founder(s)Christopher Johnson and Daniel Scott
PublisherConstance Moss
EditorDevin D. O'Leary
News editorAugust March
HeadquartersAlbuquerque, New Mexico
Circulationreadership of 160,000 circulation 15,000 [1]
Free online archivesYes

Originally the newspaper was a bi-weekly newspaper called NuCity, but changed its name due to a similar Chicago newspaper entitled Newcity.

The publication is a member of the Association of Alternative Newsmedia as well as the National Newspaper Association.

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  1. ^ "Weekly Alibi". October 23, 2014. Retrieved February 25, 2015.
  2. ^ Fodor's In Focus Santa Fe: with Taos and Albuquerque. Full-color Travel Guide. Fodor's Travel Publications. p. 331. ISBN 978-0-8041-4237-3. Retrieved February 25, 2015.
  3. ^ "Chowtown". alibi. February 25, 2015. Retrieved February 25, 2015.
  4. ^ Petersen, Carl (February 19, 2015). "Best of Burque 2014". alibi. Retrieved February 25, 2015.

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