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Clark & Kendall's Weekend Preview: June 6

on June 6, 2013 - 12:05pm

Sponsored by FYILA

First Friday Forts 3:30-5 p.m. Friday, June 7 PEEC (3540 Orange St.)
Come to PEEC and get building! Join other kids who like building forts (and their parents) to build, play, and hang out in your new place you created! Parents must stay and supervise their children. Free. No registration required.

Los Alamos Summer Concert Series - Warren Hood Band playing rock, country and blues 7 p.m. Friday, June 7 Central and Main kicks off Chamberfest.

Chamberfest 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8 downtown Los Alamos on Central Avenue.
With food, live music, a car show, giant sand

ChamberFest Weekend Kicks Off Friday!

on June 5, 2013 - 9:56pm


Friday, June 8 kicks off ChamberFest weekend, a community event showcasing Chamber of Commerce member merchants, businesses and organizations.

With food, live music, a car show, giant sand pile, bubble pit and other family entertainment, it will be a particularly entertaining day. ChamberFest runs 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8 in downtown Los Alamos on Central Avenue between 15th and 20th streets and down Main Street to the roundabout. Chamber members invite the public to visit their booth and learn more about their businesses.

More than 55 businesses and organizations

Creativity Emerges At Arduino Microcontroller Class

on June 5, 2013 - 1:21pm
Dave Pelowitz shows the class a microcontroller project using a LCD display. Photo by Greg Kendall/

Los Alamos Daily Post

During May, The Hive held a free class for those interested in learning how to build projects using the Arduino Microcontroller kit. 

Dave Pelowitz provided each student with an Arduino kit and explained how to use it.

Learn to Manage Chronic Disease at Free Workshop

on June 5, 2013 - 8:34am

Staff Report

Adults with an ongoing health condition are invited to join a free 2.5 hour “MyCD Workshop” sponsored by the Los Alamos Cooperative Extension Service, Los Alamos Retired and Senior Organization, and the Family YMCA. 

Participants will get the support, find practical ways to deal with pain and fatigue, discover better nutrition and exercise choices, understand new treatment choices, and learn better ways to talk with the doctor and family about their health. 

“If you have conditions such as diabetes, arthritis, high blood pressure, heart disease, chronic pain or anxiety, a MyCD


Los Alamos Rotary Named Club of the Year!

on June 4, 2013 - 11:12am

Rotary President Linda Hull holds the 'Club of the Year' plaque awarded to the Los Alamos Rotary Club at the annual District Conference last month in Las Cruces. Photo by Carol A. Clark/
Los Alamos Daily Post

The Rotary Club of Los Alamos brought home a carload of trophies from the recent District Conference in Las Cruces including the prestigious “Club of the Year” for 2012-2013.

"This is extremely exciting news and reflects the District’s recognition of the good work we have done throughout this Rotary year to serve in the Five Avenues of Service:

Letter to the Editor: Posse Lodge Support Greatly Appreciated

on June 4, 2013 - 8:53am

By the Sheriff's Posse of Los Alamos

The Sheriff's Posse would like to thank everyone who attended Sunday's Cowboy Pancake Breakfast, with a special thank you to Richard Hannemann who donated his musical talent and time toward our cause.

Between a record breaking number of breakfast sales and your additional donations, we made excellent headway towards our NM State mandated capital improvements.

Without your support we would not be able to continue.


The Success Cycle – Achieving What You Want in Life

on June 4, 2013 - 8:06am
Michelle Harkey running her first marathon. Courtesy photo
The Success Cycle – Achieving What You Want in Life
By Mandy Marksteiner

At 5:30 p.m. Thursday, June 6, Michelle Harkey, owner of Mullein Leaf Massage, will give a Ruby K’s Community Hour presentation on how to put yourself into a peak state so that your life is on the path of an upward spiral.

You may be wondering, what is an "upward spiral?"

“Many philosophers have noted the correlation between our metaphorical every day manner of speaking and actual patterns in life. This is one of them,” Harkey said.