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Summer Concert: Peterson Brothers Band Tonight

on July 14, 2017 - 3:03pm
Summer Concert Producer

Playing at 7 p.m. today at Ashley Pond in downtown Los Alamos will be the Peterson Brothers Band. It’s another of the free Concert Series presented by the sponsors of the Los Alamos County Summer Concert Series ( The band played last summer at Rover Park in White Rock and were fantastic.

Tonight is the LA Science Fair Night that goes on all weekend. Please check out for info. Check out and to listen and read about the Brothers.


Highly Anticipated Annual Los Alamos County Triathlons Return With New Junior Triathlon

on July 14, 2017 - 2:57pm


Two long-standing Los Alamos County races—the 43rd Annual Los Alamos Triathlon and the 24th Annual Kids Triathlon—return Saturday, July 29 with the addition of a brand new for 2017 race, the 1st Annual Junior Triathlon.

The Los Alamos Triathlon is one of the oldest, continuously-running sprint triathlons that has a unique format of Bike-Swim-Run. It offers a challenging bike course with rolling hills, surrounded by beautiful mountain vistas. The bike leg is followed by a pool swim and ends with a run that heads north on Diamond Drive and ends at the Aquatic Center.

County Councilors At Farmer’s Market July 20

on July 14, 2017 - 2:46pm


Two Los Alamos County Councilors will be at the Farmer’s Market 9-11 a.m. next Thursday, July 20 to meet market-goers.

The public is welcome to stop by and visit with them about any comments or concerns.


ScienceFest Curiosity Challenge Goes Live!

on July 14, 2017 - 10:57am

ScienceFest News:

This year ScienceFest attendees will have the chance to compete with one and other in an exciting and interactive scavenger hunt.

Participants can accumulate points by completing challenges and experiencing all of the entertainment ScienceFest has to offer. The person or team with the most points at the end of the challenge will win a brand new Yeti cooler!

Joining the challenge is easy.

LAFD Ends Stage 1 Fire Restrictions At Noon Today

on July 14, 2017 - 10:23am


Fortunately, recent precipitation and milder temperatures have produced a decrease in the fire danger for Los Alamos County. The Los Alamos County Fire Department (LAFD) will lift Stage 1 restrictions today at noon.

The previous fire restrictions were based on dry conditions and higher-than-normal temperatures. Several criteria are utilized to determine when to impose or lift fire restrictions, which include current and predicted weather, fuel moisture, fire activity levels and available firefighting resources.

ScienceFest Schedule: Friday July 14

on July 14, 2017 - 9:07am

ScienceFest News:

Today's shedule of activities for ScienceFest 2017:

SCIENCEFEST CONCERT: The Peterson Brothers Band
Ashley Pond Park Stage

FREE admission

Fuller Lodge Lawn
Bring your family tent and sleeping bags to take advantage of this once in a life-time opportunity to camp at Fuller Lodge Lawn. Art & crafts, snacks, campfire songs and S’mores Wars!
FREE admission

Los Alamos History Museum
Each year the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum receive

Scenes From Ranch School Nights Celebration

on July 14, 2017 - 4:25am

A musician provides some tunes during the Ranch School Nights Celebration Thursday night at Fuller Lodge. The event, which is part of the Sciencefest festivities, celebrated the 100th anniversary of Los Alamos Ranch School. It featured dinner, drinks, music, campfire stories and songs, rootbeer floats and s’mores as well as a live auction of props from WGN’s Manh(A)ttan TV show. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Clockwise from the right: Kristin Henderson, her mother, Margaret Coel, cousin Theresa Fedel and State House Representative for District 43 Stephanie Garcia Richards enjoy the