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Daily Postcard: Hummingbird Flitting Among Flowers

on July 21, 2019 - 7:49am

Daily Postcard: A hummingbird flits among the flowers blooming in a garden Friday in Quemazon. Photo by Trisha Ancell

‘Snow’ Arrives At Boomerang In Downtown Los Alamos

on July 20, 2019 - 11:50am

Boomerang owner Anna Dillane with her 14-week-old puppy Snow. Courtesy photo


If you have been into Boomerang at 1247 Central Ave. in the last few weeks, you probably noticed a new face.

Boomerang is thrilled to welcome its newest and youngest staff member with her beautiful white hair and bright blue eyes … and when she is happy to see someone her whole body wags. 

Meet Snow … the newest employee at Boomerang. Her job description includes greeting customers, not going potty on the floor and being cute. So far, she excels at her job!

Snow is a 14-week-old Lab/Boxer mix and

County Personnel Board July Meeting Canceled

on July 20, 2019 - 11:48am
There are no agenda items, so the July 23 Personnel Board Meeting has been canceled.
The next regular meeting is scheduled for 11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 27.

Lana Martin Discusses Her Attempt To Climb Mount Elbrus During Mountaineers Meeting Tuesday

on July 20, 2019 - 11:19am
Lana Martin dicusses her attempt at climbing Mount Elbrus at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Los Alamos Mountaineers meeting. The talk is free to attend. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC News:
Hear about Lana Martin’s attempt at climbing Mount Elbrus, the tallest peak in Europe, at the Los Alamos Mountaineers meeting Tuesday, July 23.
This talk will start at about 7:15 p.m. at the Los Alamos Nature Center. The Mountaineers’ meeting will begin at 7 p.m. and cover information about upcoming outings. The event is free to attend and is open to the public.
In celebration of her fiftieth birthday,

Little Forest Playschool Students Gather At Bus Stop

on July 20, 2019 - 9:48am
A group of students and adults from Little Forest Playschool waits Thursday morning at a bus stop on Barranca Mesa. Photo by Ken Hanson

On The Job In Los Alamos: Annette Gates & Lori Padilla

on July 20, 2019 - 7:23am

On the job in Los Alamos are Annette Gates MEd, OM of Golden Willow. left, and Lori Padilla LMHC Licensed Therapist arriving for a meeting Thursday at UNM-LA. Photo by Jenn Bartram/

Test For Farmers Market On Saturday Begins Today

on July 20, 2019 - 7:20am
LAFM News:
Los Alamos Farmers Market is conducting a three month trial Saturday market starting today.
The market is 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot at the Los Alamos Justice Center.
On sale are fresh eggs, produce, herbs, fruits,honey, honey sticks, lamb, baked goods, burritos and more.