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Scam Alert: LARSO Warns Residents Of Phony Calls

LARSO News:

The Betty Ehart Senior Center spoke to a resident who said that they received a call stating they owed the senior center money.

The local senior centers would NEVER call saying a member owes money.

“There is a scam out that shows a phone call could be coming from a real number, like the senior center number,” LARSO Executive Director Bernadette Lauritzen said. “Their goal is that you pay them over the phone with a credit card or gift cards. If you ever have a question, please call the senior center at 505.662.8920 and report it. The services we offer are driven by donations and no one is forced Read More

Anchorum St. Vincent Names Jerry Jones President/CEO

Anchorum St. Vincent new President and CEO Jerry Jones. Courtesy photo

Anchorum St. Vincent News:

SANTA FE — Anchorum St. Vincent, New Mexico’s largest health impact foundation, announced Monday that it has appointed Jerry Jones to be president and CEO of the organization.

“On behalf of the Anchorum Board and our talented team, we are pleased to announce that the Board has removed the interim tag from Jerry’s title and, effective immediately, he will be our new President and CEO,” said Chair of the Board of Directors Charles Goodman. “We are fortunate to have someone with Jerry’s integrity, Read More

TGIF Concert Series: Conductor & Organist Bryan Dunnewald May 6

CONCERT News:

Conductor and Organist Bryan Dunnewald  will perform music by J. S. Bach and Louis Vierne at 5:30 p.m. (doors open at 5:15 p.m.) Friday, May 6 at First Presbyterian Church at 208 Grant Ave. in Santa Fe.

The concert is open to all and the cost is a freewill offering. For More Information call 982.8544.

Program: 

–Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582; Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
–Symphony No. 3 in F-sharp minor, Op. 28; Louis Vierne I. Allegro maestoso (1870-1937) IV. Adagio V. Final 

First Presbyterian offers weekly recitals 5:30-6p.m. Fridays. These concerts are free and open Read More

2022 Spaceport America Cup Sponsored By Sierra Space

Courtesy/Spaceport America

SPACEPORT AMERICA News:

SIERRA COUNTY — Spaceport America and the Experimental Sounding Rocket Association (ESRA) are pleased to announce that the 2022 Spaceport America Cup will return in-person June 21-25 in Southern New Mexico, with over 140 teams participating from over 20 countries across the globe.

The 2022 Spaceport America Cup is brought to you by Sierra Space as the Diamond Level supporter of the competition. Sierra Space is participating for the first time and will have representatives at the opening day ceremony June 21 at the Las Cruces Convention Read More

PAC 8 Community Media Center: April 29-May 5

PAC 8 News:

PAC 8 Community Media Center is available for recording events, transferring of old media, shooting and editing, live streaming and drone photography and videography.

For information, email pac8@losalamos.com, call 505.662.7228 or visit pac8cmc.com.

PAC 8 Television schedule for April 29 through May 5:

Friday, April 29

  • 6 a.m. — Democracy Now! – Live
  • 10 a.m. — The Tom Hartman Program
  • 11 a.m. — Budget Hearing Replay 4-26-22
  • 3 p.m. — Democracy Now!
  • 5 p.m. — PAC PAGES – Los Alamos County News Updates
  • 6 p.m. — Los Alamos Senior Center – “Chair Yoga with Jacci”
  • 7 p.m. — JROMC presents
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OSI Takes Action On Self Storage Facilities

OSI Superintendent Russell Toal

OSI News:

SANTA FE — The Office of the Superintendent of Insurance (OSI) issued a final order in a case brought against self-storage facilities Northern Boulevard Storage and 528 Armor Storage.

Northern Boulevard and 528 Armor, and their ownership, New Crescendo LLC dba Crescendo Self Storage Management, attempted to evade state insurance licensing requirements by claiming that their Customer Storage Protection Agreement was not an insurance product.

The Superintendent’s final order found that the Protection Agreements were insurance products under Read More

NNMC’S El Rito Campus Hosts Food Depot Mobile Pantry

Volunteers from The Food Depot deliver food at Northern New Mexico College’s El Rito Campus. Courtesy /NNMC

NNMC News:

ESPAÑOLA — On the third Thursday of every month, volunteers from The Food Depot arrive early at Northern New Mexico College’s El Rito Campus. They set up tables while they wait for the truck to arrive, then unload food and begin filling boxes.

They pass boxes hand-to-hand out to the distribution area while volunteers register those lined up in their cars. At 10:30 a.m. they begin loading boxes of food into trunks and back seats. The food is usually gone by 11:30 a.m. and the volunteers Read More

The Lensic Presents Rick Ridgeway: Life Lived Wild

Rick Ridgeway

The Lensic News:

SANTA FE — The Lensic presents accomplished adventurer, writer and sustainability advocate Rick Ridgeway at 7:30 p.m. June 2.

Ridgeway will talk about his adventures, passions and 2021 memoir Life Lived Wild: Adventures at the Edge of the Map (Patagonia Books, 2021). 

Tickets are $20 and available starting at 10 a.m. Friday, April 22 at Lensic.org, 505.988.1234, and The Lensic Community Box Office, 211 W. San Francisco St., in Santa Fe.

The presentation will be followed by a question and answer period. Ridgeway’s books will be for sale in the lobby before Read More

Fish-Themed Day Of Fun At Los Luceros Historic Site May 1

The public is invited to the Los Luceros Historic Site outdoor pass fishing event May 1. Courtesy/NMDCA

NMDCA News:

The New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs (NMDCA) announces the kick-off event of the New Mexico Outdoor Pass (NMOP) program, which aims at getting local families outdoors.

The site opens at 6:30 a.m. May 1 and the fishing workshop starts at 11 a.m. at Los Luceros Historic Site, 253 Country Road 41 in Alcalde, off N.M. 68, approximately 10 miles north of Española.

During this fish-themed day at Los Luceros Historic Site, attendees will enjoy a tour of the grounds, make arts and Read More

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