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NNMC Hosts 10th Annual Garlic Harvest Festival

on June 26, 2017 - 4:25pm
 
NNMC News:
 
The Northern New Mexico College ¡Sostenga! Farm will hold its 10th Annual Garlic Harvest Festival 7 a.m. to 12 p.m., Saturday, July 1.
 
The festival marks one of the season’s first harvests and brings the community together in celebration of the traditional agricultural practices utilized on the ¡Sostenga! Farm.
 
It also highlights the culture and history of farming in northern New Mexico with a focus on traditional Hispano and Native American farming techniques, sustainable agriculture, and food justice.
 
Former lieutenant governor Roberto Mondragon will host

Kiwanis 4th Of July Extravaganza: Ready, Set, BOOM!

on June 26, 2017 - 10:17am
The Kiwanis Club hosts its annual 4th of July extravaganza Tuesday, July 4 at Overlook Park. Courtesy photo
 
By CHARMIAN SCHALLER
Kiwanis Club of Los Alamos

A lot of work goes into preparing for the Los Alamos Kiwanis Fourth of July Festivities in Overlook Park, and this year it seems to be flowing smoothly.

Fireworks Preparations

Fireworks Chairman Pat Soran said in an interview Sunday that the shells had arrived.

Coro De Cámara Welcomes Princeton Girlchoir

on June 26, 2017 - 7:37am
Princeton Girlchoir performs with Coro de Camara Tuesday, July 11 in Los Alamos. Courtesy/Princeton Girlchoir
 
CORO DE CAMARA News:
 
Coro de Cámara welcomes the acclaimed Princeton Girlchoir’s advanced touring ensemble Tuesday, July 11, to Los Alamos on its first concert stop of a summer Southwest tour. This is a unique opportunity for the Los Alamos community to hear two premier choruses in concert together. 
 
The choruses will participate in an afternoon workshop together and then present a 7 p.m.

Pearce Leads Hearing To Combat Trafficking Cultural Artifacts That Fund Terrorist Organizations, Activities

on June 25, 2017 - 9:20am

U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce

CONGRESSIONAL News:

Washington, D.C. -- U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce, chairman of the Terrorism and Illicit Finance Subcommittee, led a hearing to examine the best ways to combat the trafficking of cultural artifacts that fund terrorist organizations and activities:

“During times of conflict we see an increased interest in the theft, fraud, looting, and trafficking of priceless religious and cultural sites for artifacts and other antiquities.

Toya Demonstration At Fox Pueblo Pottery

on June 25, 2017 - 6:46am
Dominique Toya holding her polished and matte black 'Fabrege' egg. Courtesy photo
 
FPP News:
 
SANTA FE ― Maxine and Dominique Toya, mother and daughter, and fourth and fifth generation potters from Jemez Pueblo, will demonstrate their work 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 14 at Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery.
 
Dominique Toya will demonstrate clay techniques, and her mother Maxine will paint clay figurines. This demonstration comes a month before an exhibition of their work opens Aug. 12 at Fox Pueblo Pottery.

Heinrich Introduces Bill To Safeguard Tribal Items

on June 25, 2017 - 6:32am
To announce the reintroduction of the Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony (STOP) Act, U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich hosts a meeting with students from the Santa Fe Indian School Leadership Institute’s Summer Policy Academy (SPA) in his office in Washington, D.C. From left, Patrice Chavez, Santa Fe; Christie Abeyta, Santa Clara/Santo Domingo Pueblo; Gabriel Fuentes, Hopi; Rebecca Rae, Jicarilla Apache; Casey Douma, Laguna Pueblo/Hopi; Regis Pecos, Cochiti Pueblo; Alise Etsate, Zuni Pueblo; Carly Jo Chavarria, Santa Clara/Paiute Shoshone; U.S. Sen.

Daily Postcard: Flowers Flourish In Pajarito Acres

on June 25, 2017 - 6:19am

Daily Postcard: Flowers are flourishing in gardens around Pajarito Acres such as this one on La Senda Road. Photo by Jaret McDonald

Los Alamos County Where's Waldo Day

on June 24, 2017 - 7:41am

Los Alamos County Chief Surveyor Jason A. Romero, right, spots Waldo, (Recreation Specialist Eric Peterson) Friday wandering around Ashley Pond during the County's 100 Days of Summer Fun! Courtesy photo

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