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On The Job In Los Alamos: Andrea Martinez At Los Alamos Children’s Dentistry

on April 15, 2017 - 10:34am

Dental Assistant Andrea Martinez works on a mouth guard Thursday at Los Alamos Childrens Dentistry, at 751 Trinity Dr. in the Smiths Marketplace shopping center. Los Alamos Childrens Dentistry is a sponsor of Los Alamos Little League and supplies free mouth guards to the organization. Martinez has worked at the dentist office for almost two years. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

White Rock Visitor Center Now Hiring

on April 15, 2017 - 6:41am
White Rock Visitor Center on N.M. 4. Courtesy photo
The White Rock Visitor Center is seeking seasonal, part-time employees and volunteers for the Bandelier National Monument shuttle season.
During the months of May through October, the White Rock Visitor Center welcomes approximately 400-800 visitors a day. Volunteers are needed to serve as ambassadors to educate these visitors about the area and other attractions in Los Alamos and White Rock. Seasonal applicants must be available to work May 15 through Oct.

First Native Home Loan Intermediary Approved

on April 15, 2017 - 6:36am
Eric Vigil
USDA News:
ALBUQUERQUE  USDA Rural Development Acting State Director Eric Vigil announced, Native Community Finance (NCF) has been approved to become the agency’s newest “intermediary” or packager.
This certification is crucial since it is the first one given to a Native entity in the nation. This means NCF will help Native residents living in New Mexico apply for home loans utilizing USDA Rural Development’s Direct Home Loan Program on Tribal trust lands.
In making the announcement Vigil said, “The agency strongly believes by establishing a vast network of

On The Job In Los Alamos: Tiffany Trujillo And Jessica Howze At Smith's

on April 14, 2017 - 12:27pm

On the job Thursday at Smith's in White Rock are Tiffany Trujillo, left, and Jessica Howze. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Pojoaque Pueblo Delivers Surprise Easter Baskets To Children In St. Vincent's Hospital

on April 14, 2017 - 12:01pm
The Easter Bunny poses with hospital staff and Pojoaque Pueblo team members outside the children's hospital rooms. Courtesy photo

Easter baskets ready and waiting to be delivered. The Pojoaque Pueblo team filled each basket with age appropriate gifts, selected for each child in St. Vincent's hospital. Courtesy photo

Staff Report

Being sick and stuck in a hospital is never fun. Especially for a child. Especially for a child during Easter or Christmas.

For months now a group of Pojoaque Pueblo employees have been working on a plan to help those children in the hospital this Easter weekend.

Letter To The Editor: Re-discovering Meaning Of Family And Community During Challenging Times

on April 14, 2017 - 11:05am
By Patrick Mockler Wood,
Emily Blumenthal,
Catherine Mockler and Family

Recently, we re-discovered the meaning of family and community during another challenge we faced operating a family-owned small business. Our restaurant, the Pajarito Brewpub and Grill, experienced a gas leak that forced us to call on the community of Los Alamos and our family and friends for support.

We wanted to publicly recognize and thank those that helped us get through a rough day.

Thank you to the Los Alamos Fire Department whose staff worked quickly and professionally to respond to the incident and locate the

Los Alamos Tours Friedman Recycling Center

on April 14, 2017 - 7:34am

Environmental Services Division Manager Angelica Gurule models some paraphernalia that ended up at the Friedman Recycling Company in Albuquerque. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Regional Manager Robert Taylor speaks to visitors from Los Alamos who toured the Friedman Recycling Company Friday in Albuquerque. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/
Los Alamos Daily Post

One of the first things you will see at the Friedman Recycling Company in Albuquerque is a giant hill of trash. It is a massive mosaic of every discarded item imaginable.