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Big Brothers Big Sisters Mountain Region Take Over Los Alamos Nature Center Jan. 16

on January 11, 2018 - 7:30am
PEEC News:
Pajarito Environmental Education Center (PEEC) and Big Brothers Big Sisters Mountain Region are partnering to hold a fun community night 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, at the Los Alamos Nature Center. This free event will have nature-themed activities for the whole family to enjoy.
PEEC and Big Brothers Big Sisters invite everyone to attend, take part in a nature craft, enjoy refreshments, and talk with Bigs and Littles from our community.

Council Proclaims Diversity Week Jan. 14-20

on January 11, 2018 - 7:19am

Los Alamos County Council Chair David Izraelevitz presents Ryn Herrmann, left, and Elena Giorgi of One Los Alamos with a proclamation Tuesday evening on behalf of the Council declaring Jan. 14-20, 2018 as Diversity Week. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

In And Around Town: Jan. 16

on January 11, 2018 - 7:01am
In and Around Town:
The Los Alamos Daily Post community calendar features events happening in Los Alamos, White Rock and surrounding areas. Send event announcements to​​​​​​​
Lunch With a Leader League of Women Voters community Lunch with a Leader will feature Denise Fort is 11:40 a.m. at Mesa Public Library. To order a lunch from the Co+op for $10, call Karyl Ann Armbruster by Jan. 13 at 505.231.8286 or email her at
Diversity Week in Los Alamos with a special

Daily Postcard: Quemazon Sunrise

on January 11, 2018 - 6:57am

Daily Postcard: A beautiful view of the sunrise Wednesday from Quemazon. Photo by Trisha Ancell 

Lt. Gov. Candidate Miera Visits Los Alamos Daily Post

on January 10, 2018 - 8:24pm

Rep. Rick Miera, candidate for lieutenant governor, stopped by the Los Alamos Daily Post this evening to talk about the issues he wants to address to improve the state. He is seen here with Daily Post Lifestyles Editor Bonnie Gordon. Photo by Carol A. Clark/




Rep. Rick Miera, Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, was in Los Alamos for a meet and greet with Los Alamosians as part of his statewide MainStreet tour of New Mexico’s Main Streets.

Culture On Tap: Celebrate Diversity Week Jan. 16

on January 10, 2018 - 5:59pm

Los Alamos Creative District News: 


One Los Alamos invites the community to celebrate Diversity Week in Los Alamos with a special Culture On Tap at 5:30 p.m., Jan. 16 at UnQuarked, 145 Central Park Square.


Special speakers Jim Nesmith, a former immigration officer and Stephanie Sydoriak, a Los Alamos living treasure and author of the memoir “An Ocean Between,” a memoir portraying the story of her family as they emigrated from Ukraine to the United States, will share their thoughts and experiences about our community.


UnQuarked will offer a special menu of international small

United Way Thermometer Rises Thanks To Nonprofits

on January 10, 2018 - 5:39pm

From left, Yvonne Atencio (Habitat for Humanity), Kathy Sutherland-Brauw (Inside Out), Beverly Post (Rio Arriba Adult Literacy), Christy Wall (New Mexico Wildlife Center), Santina Shije (Juvenile Justice Advisory Board), Cheryl Pongratz (LA Family Council), Amanda Mountain (McCurdy Ministries), Salvador Ruiz (Moving Arts Española), Kristy Ortega (United Way of NNM), Molly McBranch (First Born Los Alamos), Rex Davidson (Las Cumbres), Ellen Morris-Bond (Self Help), Steve Boerigter (United Way of NNM). Courtesy photo

From left, Cheryl Pongratz, Salvador Ruiz and Molly McBranch. Courtesy photo