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State Auditor Report On Out-of-State Spending

on June 18, 2017 - 7:51am

State Auditor Tim Keller


ALBUQUERQUE – State Auditor Tim Keller has released a report on state and local governmental food contracting. The report was released at a panel discussion hosted by the South Valley Economic Development Center and co-presented by Three Sisters Kitchen, a culinary incubator.

The report from the Office of the State Auditor (OSA) finds that the food industry has a high proportion of out-of-state contracting compared to other industries.

On The Job In Los Alamos: At Los Alamos Co-Op Market

on June 17, 2017 - 9:30am

On The Job In Los Alamos: Esteban Summers is welcoming and helpful to customers at the Los Alamos Co-Op Market and Deli at 95 Entrado Dr. You don't have to be a member to shop in the store or dine in the deli. Photo by Maire O'Neill/

Heinrich Statement On Federal Interest Rate Hike

on June 17, 2017 - 9:09am
U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich
WASHINGTON, D.C.  U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), Ranking Member of the Joint Economic Committee, issued the following statement after the Federal Reserve announced its decision to raise interest rates:
“I am deeply concerned that the Federal Reserve has raised interest rates for the third time in six months. Job and wage growth have yet to return to many parts of the country. Today’s decision will make workers struggle to realize income gains.”
The Federal Reserve has raised its key interest rate by a quarter-point - 1 percent

ProjectY Cowork Celebrates First Year Anniversary!

on June 17, 2017 - 8:18am

projectY cowork Director Lauren McDaniel, right, gives a group from Leadership Los Alamos a recent tour of the coworking space. Courtesy photo

projectY cowork Director Lauren McDaniel speaks about the Los Alamos coworking space during the National Main Street Conference in Pittsburgh earlier this year, highlighting how the private, non-profit space got started as part of a community collaboration between the Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation, Los Alamos County, LANL Feynman Center for Innovation and Community Partnerships Office, and Central Park Square’s Philip Kunsberg.

LAMS/LAHS Students Explore STEM Careers At UNM-Los Alamos

on June 16, 2017 - 3:45pm
The class poses at the ‘Solar Tree’ with Ryn Herrman, standing, center, and Kelly Stewart, sitting, second from left, at the Los Alamos County Municipal Building. Photo by Kateri Morris/UNM-LA
UNM-LA News:
A group of students from the AVID program at Los Alamos Middle School were challenged to discover STEM career options during one week of engaging, activity-based learning related to the Early College High School program, funded by Los Alamos Public Schools and hosted at UNM-Los Alamos (UNM-LA).
Participants were introduced to a variety of careers to help them in making choices

Star Paving At Work On Camino Uva

on June 16, 2017 - 10:48am

Workers with Star Pavng remove a driveway apron Wednesday at a residence on Camino Uva. Courtesy photo

Art Reception At Rose Chocolatier 5 p.m. Today!

on June 16, 2017 - 10:40am
Transitions. Courtesy photo
ART News:
Rose Chocolatier is hosting a reception Friday night for Ann Greene of Los Alamos.
On display will be her intricate beadweavings. The show opens at 5 p.m. and Ann will be on hand to talk about her works. Please stop in and see this incredible show and meet the artist.
Ann moved to Los Alamos from Indianapolis in 1984 because she had fallen in love with this place. She says, “It felt like coming home.” ‘Transitions’, her beadwork on a Bell Lap Harp, is her tribute to Los Alamos.
She explained that “The Pajarito Plateau has had numerous