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Register For Run For Her Life 5k and 10K Races

on March 3, 2014 - 7:33am

Runners cross the finish line at the 2013 Run for Her Life Race. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/

ACR News:

The 4th annual Run For Her Life 5k and 10K Races start at 9 a.m. Sunday, March 30 at East Park on East Road (N.M. 502).
The registration form is available at: or at Fusion Multisport, the Aquatic Center and the Los Alamos Fitness Center. Specifics of the Race are on the registration form or call 505.672.1639.
All proceeds from the event will be donated to breast cancer research.

Los Alamos Hawks FTC Team Continues to Fly!

on March 2, 2014 - 9:05am

The Hawks FTC Team from left, Jaryn Newman, Erin Scott, Joseph Thompson, Summer Bronson and Jessica Cooke with their robot M.I.M.R.E. Photo by Pamela Scott

Hawks FTC Team members from left, Summer Bronson, Jessica Cooke and Erin Scott at last weekend's competition in Colorado. Photo by Pamela Scott


A Rookie Team at REGIONAL Championships!
LAMS Seventh Grader
Last weekend the Hawks FTC Team journeyed to Loveland, Colo., for the Colorado State Regional Championship.

Los Alamos Divers Place at State

on February 28, 2014 - 9:17am

Los Alamos High School's Annika Bronkhorst, shown doing a layout twist, placed 9th at the State diving championships last weekend. Courtesy photo

Los Alamos High School's Madeleine LeScouarnec, shown doing a front double pike, placed 8th at the State diving championships last weekend. Courtesy photo 

Los Alamos High School's Madeleine LeScouarnec doing a front double pike. Courtesy photo 

Los Alamos High School NJROTC Marksmanship Team to Compete at National Championship

on February 27, 2014 - 8:50am

LAHS NJROTC Marksmanship team members got together with their counterparts from Montrose, Colo., during the Navy Regional Championships in Albuquerque. Courtesy photo


Los Alamos High School NJROTC marksmanship team members have made the top five precision list of Navy teams and qualified to compete at the All-Service JROTC National Championship air rifle competition March 20 at Camp Perry, Ohio.

Team members Tessa Snyder (captain), Noah Marriott, David Murphy, JoAnna O’Neill and Sam Wolfe (alternate), earned their spot when they traveled to Albuquerque earlier this month to

NM Crush 14s Volleyball Team Takes Gold!

on February 27, 2014 - 7:13am

The NM Crush 14s volleyball team took gold in the annual Presidente Picante tournament hosted in Albuquerque over the Feb. 15-16 weekend. The NM Crush took 1st out of 28 teams from Texas, Colorado and New Mexico. The team is comprised of players from northern New Mexico and train primarily in the Pojoaque and Espanola area. NM Crush 14s volleyball team front row from left, Taylor Roybal, Jasmin Ybarra, Sophia Salazar, Annalisa Lovato and Sara Vigil. Back row from left, Alyssa Rodriguez, Savanna Leyba, Adrianna Quintana, Coach Ian Longacre, Kaitlyn Koller, Makenzie Quintana and Hailey Ortiz.

Trail Signage Plan Public Meeting March 4, Fuller Lodge

on February 26, 2014 - 10:13am

Existing Signage for Deer Trap Mesa. Courtesy/LAC

Sample Signage Proposal for Deer Trap Mesa. Courtesy/LAC


Los Alamos residents love their trail network, but many of them are reluctant to use it.

“The lack of signs has kept me from trying out different trails because I am unable to know if I am on the right trail or have wandered off the path,” commented a typical respondent to last year’s Los Alamos County Open Forum on the trail network.

The County’s Recreation, Parks and Open Space Division is off and running on the creation of a new trail signage system.

Register Now For Little Hoops Basketball

on February 26, 2014 - 8:06am