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Opening Reception For 'Phillip Noll – Four Corners, A Photographic Exhibition' Underway Until 7 p.m. Today!

on October 20, 2017 - 6:00pm

The Opening Reception for 'Phillip Noll – Four Corners, a Photographic Exhibition' is underway until 7 p.m. today at The Karen Wray Gallery, 1247 Central Ave., Suite D-2. The exhibition runs from Oct. 20 through Nov. 19. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Some of the pieces in The Four Corners: A Photographic Exhibition by Phillip Noll. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Key Club Bake Sale Fundraiser In LANB Lobby

on October 20, 2017 - 4:53pm

Los Alamos High School Key Club members, from left, Andrei Popa-Simil, Shimada Kaoru, Mackenzie Rogers and Mikala Bucklin this afternoon in the lobby at Los Alamos National Bank. The students are selling baked goods as a fundraiser and customer Linda Goforth is stocking up. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Photo by Carol A. Clark/

DPU To Conduct Automated Telephone Survey

on October 20, 2017 - 4:35pm



Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities (DPU) customers may receive an automated telephone survey sometime between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. the week of Oct. 23.


The purpose is to assess the effectiveness of the DPU’s public awareness program designed to promote natural gas safety for all stakeholders, including customers without gas heaters or appliances.  Survey duration is approximately five minutes long.  

As a natural gas provider, DPU is committed to safely delivering gas to the community.

C’YA Thanks A Million Campaign For Soldiers

on October 20, 2017 - 10:15am

A local youth group, along with Champions of Youth Ambitions (C’YA) would like to ask the community to assist in sending cards and notes to local servicemen as part of the Thanks A Million campaign. The local collections site is the only one in the state that sends cards and letters to a dozen young people associated with New Mexico. Items can be dropped off at the Betty Ehart Senior Center during normal business hours. The donation of postage also is greatly appreciated to support this effort.

Last Call For Nominations: Clean & Beautiful Committee

on October 20, 2017 - 10:04am
NMTD News:
SANTA FE  The New Mexico Tourism Department is seeking nominations for the 11-member New Mexico Clean and Beautiful Advisory Committee (“Advisory Committee”).
Previously known as the Litter Control Council, the emerging Advisory Committee will participate in the strategic planning, discussion, and execution of the Keep New Mexico True (KNMT) program and New Mexico Clean and Beautiful (NMCB) grant development.
All interested candidates should be knowledgeable in the areas of beautification, blight reduction, litter eradication, and waste diversion, but also have relative

LAVNS Community Memorial Service 1-3 p.m. Nov. 5

on October 20, 2017 - 9:25am

From Los Alamos Visiting Nurse Service:

Each year the Los Alamos Visiting Nurse Service holds a Community Memorial Service to honor those we have loved and have died in the last year.

We would like to invite everyone in the community to this, our 21st Annual Memorial Program.

A simple non-denominational service is held with a ceremony of flowers during which family members and friends are encouraged to briefly remember their loved ones and place a flower into our memorial vase. (Flowers provided by Los Alamos Visiting Nurse Service).

This year our memorial is 1-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov.


LAPS Students Create Libraries For Kenyan Schools

on October 20, 2017 - 9:01am
Courtesy photo
Courtesy photo
Each of the seven Los Alamos pubic schools is well on its way to creating school libraries in Kenya. Chamisa, Barranca and Pinon elementary schools have already reached the 1,000+ book goal. Mountain and Aspen elementary schools are very close to that goal, while Los Alamos High School and Los Alamos Middle School are still actively soliciting books so they, too, can create 1,000 book libraries.
Book donations (preschool-8th grade reading level) can be dropped off at any of these school.