Staffing And Infrastructure Needs Top Discussion At LANL Community Conversations Breakfast At Buffalo Thunder


Attendees hear the latest developments at LANL during the Community Conversations Breakfast Wednesday at Buffalo Thunder Resort. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

By Bonnie J. Gordon
Los Alamos Daily Post

Los Alamos National Laboratory Director Thom Mason spoke to educators, business people and community leaders at a LANL Community Conversation Breakfast Wednesday at Buffalo Thunder Resort. Staffing and infrastructure topped the agenda.

LANL Director Thom Mason. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

Sustained growth is predicted for LANL,


Christian Scientists Relocating To Mari-Mac


A new era for Christian Scientists in Los Alamos County begins March 1 when they re-locate from the former WAC dormitory to new premises.

Tonight’s testimony meeting (7:30-8 p.m., Feb. 19) and this Sunday’s Bible Lesson-Sermon on Mind (10-11 a.m. Feb. 23), will be the last services conducted at 1725 17th St. after more than 60 years at that location.

The Christian Science Society has held Sunday and Wednesday services in Los Alamos since the Secret City’s early days. To provide space for their services and reading room, in the 1950s the Society leased and later purchased the building

Weekly Fishing Report Feb. 18

Sports & Outdoors
Los Alamos Daily Post

New Mexico got another dose of winter Tuesday and the colder temperatures are lingering over Northern New Mexico today.

The weather pattern is almost ideal for the weekend angler, with the lousy weather hitting during the middle of the week. Weekends lately have been sunny with above-average temperatures.

There’s a good snowpack building in the mountains. What has been great is we’ve had several snowstorms that have dropped 4-6 inches here in the Espanola Valley that has melted into the ground. The soil conditions here at lower elevations


HillStrummers Play Romantic Programs At Senior Centers

Courtesy photo


The HillStrummers Ukulele Group will play February Programs of “Love & Romance” at the local senior centers.

White Rock Senior Center: 11:30 a.m. to noon, Friday, Feb. 21. Lunch is catfish, hushpuppies, tartar sauce, German coleslaw, and fruit cocktail.

Reservations must be made by 10 a.m. and cost is only a suggested $5 donation for members (membership is free), call 505.672.2034

Betty Ehart Senior Center: 11:30 a.m. to noon Friday, Feb 28. The birthday lunch is chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, spinach, ranch roll and applesauce. All February


More Scenes Following Winter Storm

Scene this evening heading east on the Main Hill Road. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Snowy scene this afternoon around the Los Alamos County Municipal Building at 1000 Central Ave. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Scene looking west from Smith’s Marketplace parking lot. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com


Glorieta Camps Prescribed Burn Planned Feb. 18

SFNF News:

SANTA FE – Glorieta Camps, The Nature Conservancy’s Rio Grande Water Fund and the Forest Stewards Guild plan to take advantage of favorable conditions, including moisture levels, air quality, wind direction and weather forecasts, and initiate a prescribed burn as early as Feb. 18 at Glorieta Camps, west of Pecos.

This burn will be implemented by the All Hands All Lands Burn Team (Burn Team), which is a fully qualified team designed to lead or support prescribed burns across a variety of land jurisdictions in the Water Fund landscapes of Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado.



Weather Alert: Los Alamos Schools On Two Hour Delay

LAPS News:

The Los Alamos Public Schools are on a two-hour delay due to the snow storm.

All buses will arrive at their regular stop two hours later than usual.

Morning Kindergarten and before-school activities are canceled.