FALL RIVER – The Fall River Arts & Culture Coalition starts the new year with a new face at the helm, hiring Ashley Occhino to be the group’s executive director. The position is a new one for FRACC, which was formed in 2019 and is a collaborative, member-based organization dedicated to advancing arts and culture in Fall River. Occhino was most recently the Executive Director of the New Bedford Art Museum and will officially assume her duties in Fall River on Jan. 18. She will be based at the Fall River office of One SouthCoast Chamber, which acts as the
LAS CRUCES – Fine Arts Flea Market’s monthly event on the Plaza de Las Cruces will have a special twist to it this month as New Mexico celebrates 110 years of statehood.
The market is a monthly “mercado” every first Friday of the month in downtown Las Cruces. It is a community that started in 2020 on Picacho Avenue by Saba from Barricade Culture, It