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Trip To El Rancho De Las Golondrinas Wednesday

on July 22, 2019 - 8:00am
Courtesy/El rancho de las Golondrinas
El Rancho de Las Golondrinas offers free Wednesdays for New Mexico residents in July. The Los Alamos and White Rock Senior Centers will offer members round trip transportation for just $8.
The trip is planned for Wednesday, July 24. It departs the Los Alamos Senior Center at 9 a.m. and picks up at 9:15 a.m. at White Rock Senior Center.
Admission is FREE at Las Golondrinas for New Mexico residents and visitors are welcome to bring or buy lunch there. Those age 60 and over can join the senior centers for free.

Cone Zone: Week Of July 22, 2019

on July 22, 2019 - 7:57am


The Public Works/Traffic Division provides the latest updates on the following projects:

Diamond Dr Re-paving Starts Today, July 22

Star Paving will begin mill and overlay of the roadway surface between Los Alamos Canyon Bridge (aka Omega Bridge) and Sandia Drive/Orange Street with an anticipated finish date on or before high school begins Aug. 14.

Mill and overlay work will then proceed to between Sandia/Orange and the roundabout at San Ildefonso Road by Sept. 20. Final project completion is set for Sept. 27, weather permitting.

NWS: Today’s High Near 79; Tonight’s Low Around 57

on July 22, 2019 - 7:38am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 79 with a 70 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms and tonight’s low around 57. Courtesy/NWS

Daily Postcard: Flower Baskets At 20th And Deacon

on July 22, 2019 - 7:30am

Daily Postcard: Flower baskets hanging on a light pole Friday evening at 20th and Deacon streets in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by Bonnie Gordon/

Teens Launch 3rd ‘Youth Helping Refugee Youth’ Drive

on July 21, 2019 - 8:43am
Sarah Crotzer, left, and Madelyn Crotzer, sisters and co-founders of Youth Helping Refugee Youth, place a green collection bin at 1950 Camino Durasnilla for donations of school-related items to benefit refugee students recently-resettled in Albuquerque. Courtesy photo
Members of the 2019 Youth Helping Refugee Youth Advisory Board met recently to discuss the kick-off of this year’s drive. Clockwise from lower left, Kezia Tripp, Hannah Mullen, Talia Ben-Naim, Ashley Lestone, Madelyn Crotzer, Sarah Crotzer, Natalie Aulwes, Amaya Coblentz, Alyssa Parker and Mei Eutsler. Courtesy photo

Introducing White Rock Presbyterian Church

on July 21, 2019 - 8:24am

Pastor Deb Worley in front of White Rock Presbyterian Church at 310 Rover Blvd. in White Rock. Photo by Jenn Bartram/

Interior view of White Rock Presbyterian Church. Photo by Jenn Bartram/


By Pastor Deb Worley
White Rock Presbyterian Church
White Rock Presbyterian Church is a small but mighty community of folks who, for over 50 years, has been committed to loving God, experiencing themselves loved by God, and loving their neighbors, both down the street and around the world.
We believe that the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus made a difference 2000

NWS: Today’s High Near 86; Tonight’s Low Around 60

on July 21, 2019 - 7:58am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 86 with a 40 percent chance of scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon and tonight’s low around 60. Courtesy/NWS