Coro de Cámara Hosts Online Auction April 26-May 4


Coro de Cámara

Making music online during this pandemic year has been both challenging and fun, but it is also expensive. With no concert tickets to sell to live audiences, all performing arts groups have struggled this year, and Coro de Cámara is no exception.

Since they can’t hold an in-person fundraiser this spring, the chamber chorus is hosting an online auction from April 26 – May 4, accessed from the Coro’s website

Generous auction donors have provided something for everyone. The list of items offered include


Updated Schedule For Pavement Preservation Work At Mesa Library Overflow And North Justice Center Parking Lots


Crews will be repairing asphalt in the Mesa Public Library Overflow parking lot (where the Farmers Market used to be held) as well as at the North Justice Center parking lot.  

Work hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. 

Work is scheduled to commence at the Library Overflow Parking lot starting Tuesday,  April 20.  

Work at the Justice Center North Parking lot is anticipated to commence Wednesday,  April 21. 

Both parking lots will be closed. Crews will be crack sealing, patching, re-coating and restriping. Due to cure times of these processes, this project is anticipated to continue


Scenes From Topper Girls Basketball Vs. Moriarty Pintos

Michelle Macias battles her way past the 6’2” Hannah Beukelman on her way to the basket. She scored 10 points for the evening. Photo by John McHale/

GG Romero makes a block attempt against Hannah Beukelman in the first quarter. Romero scored 8 points in the game. Photo by John McHale/


The Lady Toppers fall to the Moriarty Pintos in a contest played in Griffith Gymnasium Saturday afternoon where the final score was 30-46.

The Pintos led in all four quarters as the Toppers struggled with their shooting and offense while the Pinto defense was relentless. 


Topper Boys Basketball Team Corrals Moriarty Pintos

Harrison Frank leads the Toppers in scoring with 24 points for the evening. Photo by John McHale/

Wesley Stanfield also has a big night with 14 points for the game. Photo by John McHale/


The Topper Boys Basketball Team traveled to Moriarty Friday evening to play the Moriarty Pintos in the John Salvo Gymnasium.

The Pintos were no match for the Toppers and the Toppers led all four quarters to cruise to a 62-19 victory.

In spite of the score, the Pintos played hard, and the Toppers did not let up their attack. 

The Topper Girls Basketball Team takes on the


Topper Swim And Dive Teams Make Big Splash At Meets

Katie Wingo accumulates 198.90 points and takes first place. Photo by Nate Limback/

Brayden Stidham had a great meet accumulating 274.30 points and taking first place. Photo by Nate Limback/


The Los Alamos High School Topper Swim Team participated in a unique meet Friday against the Taos Tigers.

The dive team competed at home while the swimmers were on the road at Taos. The dive team was not alone at the Aquatic Center, as the Santa Fe High and Santa Fe Prep dive teams also were present, but were competing in a separate meet.

Between the swim and dive teams,


NNSA Los Alamos Field Office Announces Public Scoping Period For LANL Electrical Upgrade Project

NNSA News:

The Department of Energy National Nuclear Security Administration’s (DOE/NNSA) Los Alamos Field Office has issued a Public Notice regarding its intent to prepare an environmental assessment (EA) pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA).

The purpose is to upgrade the Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) electrical power capacity by constructing and operating a new 115 Kilovolt (kV) power transmission line and by upgrading LANL’s existing electrical infrastructure.

With this notice, DOE/NNSA and the United States Forest Service Santa Fe National


Topper Baseball Team Clips Belen Eagles

Topper pitcher Taylor Drake is credited with the win in the first game as he threw 12 strike outs and no walks. Photo by John McHale/

Second baseman Grant Watkins makes a catch for the 2nd out of the 1st inning. Photo by John McHale/


The Los Alamos High School Topper Baseball Team opened its home season with two wins over the Belen Eagles Saturday at Bomber Field. 

It was a very cold snowy morning as the game started but the action on the field was hot and fast.

Tayler Drake threw a gem of a game, allowing no runs and besting the Eagles by a score of 2-0. Drake was