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U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Visits Los Alamos

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich with Rose Chocolatier Owner Marguerite Rose McClay Saturday Morning at 149 Central Park Square. He visited with members of the Democratic Party of Los Alamos and community members in general to hear and discuss their concerns before heading back to Washington, D.C. for meetings. See more scenes from this event later today at ladailypost.com. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich chats with members of the local Democratic Party and community members in general Saturday morning at Rose Chocolatier at 991 Central Park Square. See more


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2018 New Mexico Housing Market Off To Great Start

By CARRIE MONTOYA, President
Los Alamos Association of REALTORS®
 
January sales reported to the REALTORS® Association of New Mexico (RANM) totalled 1,509, making January 2018 the best month for sales since RANM started keeping homes sales data in 2008 and is 15 percent higher than the 1,279 sales reported in January 2017.
 
Median prices also continue to climb – January 2018 reported median was $190,000, compared to January 2017’s median of $182,500.
 
“The January report is great news for the beginning of 2018,” 2018 RANM President Connie Hettinga said. “Mortgage rates are

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L.A. Liquor Opening In Los Alamos Soon

L.A. Liquor co-owner John Chhina this morning in front of his new business in the building at 15th Street and Trinity Drive. He told the Los Alamos Daily Post that he and his son Ricky Chhina, who owns the local Subway, hope to open their liquor store in March. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

L.A. Liquor is scheduled to open next month at 15th Street and Trinity Drive. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

A sneak peek inside L.A. Liquor this morning at 15th Street and Trinity Drive. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

A worker is busy this morning hooking up the coolers at L.A. Liquor


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Grand Opening Celebration Underway At O’Reilly Auto Parts Store On Trinity Drive

O’Reilly Auto Parts Store is celebrating its official grand opening until 2 p.m. today at 2373 Trinity Dr. The community is invited to stop by for free green chile cheeseburgers, hot dogs, chips and drinks, enter drawings for gift cards and pick up some free auto bling such as magnetic bolt holders, hand cleaner, water bottle holders, can opener key chains, sun glasses and more. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

The team at O’Reilly Auto Parts Store including Store Manager Alfred Lovato, center, and District Manager Jason Small, right of center, at today’s event.


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Community Celebrates D’Anna Photography Opening

From left, Samantha D’Anna’s mother, Andrea Pistone, her grandmother Rosemary Pistone, D’Anna, her grandfather Ron Pistone and her father, Joe D’Anna, celebrate the opening of her new studio Thursday night at 2101 Trinity Dr., Suite S. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com
 
Samantha D’Anna, right, chats with Karen Proctor-Adams, son Jude Adams and husband Chris Adams during Thursday’s ribbon cutting ceremony for her new business. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com
 
By KIRSTEN LASKEY
Los Alamos Daily Post
kirsten@ladailypost.com

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Tony Redondo Named Head Of Los Alamos National Laboratory Tech Transfer Division

Antonio ‘Tony’ Redondo

LANL News:

Antonio “Tony” Redondo will take over Feb. 26 ,as head of Los Alamos National Laboratory’s tech transfer division, the Richard P. Feynman Center for Innovation.

Named after the famous Manhattan Project physicist, the Feynman Center helps to transition science and technology created at the Laboratory to the private sector.

Redondo is the former Theoretical Division leader and currently a senior scientist in the Theory, Simulation and Computation Directorate. In his 35 years at Los Alamos, he has served as principal investigator for several projects,


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New Business Aids Senior Citizens With Estate Property And Move Management Services

Golden Estate Services owner Elayne Anderson discusses her new partnership with Zia Realty Group during an interview recently at the Zia Realty Group offices on the 2nd floor of the New Mexico Bank & Trust Building in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by CarolA.Clark/ladailypost.com
 
By CAROL A. CLARK
Los Alamos Daily Post
caclark@ladailypost.com

Golden Estate Services has opened for business in Los Alamos. The company provides seniors, families, personal representatives, executors and trustees with complete estate property and move management services.

Owner Elayne Anderson,


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FBI: Armed Man Robs Wells Fargo In Pojoaque

Courtesy/FBI

FBI News:

An armed man robbed Wells Fargo Tuesday afternoon in Pojoaque.

The suspect is described as approximately 5’7″ tall and weighs about 180 pounds. He wore a dark ski mask, dark jacket, gloves and a dark pair of pants with a checkered pattern.

At approximately 3:02 p.m., the suspect entered the bank at 3 W. Gutierrez St., Santa Fe, and displayed a handgun.

He demanded money from a teller, who handed over an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect left the bank.

The FBI may pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect.


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Hand Precision Machining, LLC Celebrates 25 Years

Robert Hand, founder of Hand Precision Machining LLC celebrates the success of his first 25 years in business Monday. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Hand Precision Machining LLC staff are celebrating the company’s 25th anniversary this week at their 127 Eastgate Road location. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

Enjoying a celebration lunch at Hand Precision Machining LLC Monday, from left, Bryce Templeton, Steven Hand and founder Robert Hand. Photo by Maire O’Neill/ladailypost.com

BUSINESS News:

Robert Hand and his staff at Hand Precision


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Leadership Los Alamos Inaugural Focus Session ‘Reflective Leadership’ Delivers Success

From left, Speaker Phil Bryson, Leadership Los Alamos Board Chair Brian D’Andrea and Speaker Dr. John Bedker gather Jan. 17 for the organization’s first Focus Group at UNM-LA. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

LLA Board members, program class participants and alumni gather at UNM-LA for the first Focus Group hosted by the organization. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

LLA News:

Leadership Los Alamos (LLA) held its first Focus Session Jan. 17 at the University of New Mexico-Los Alamos.

The highly successful inaugural Focus Session on “Reflective Leadership”


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