New Home Lowered Into Place On Arizona Avenue

Ryan Conner was fascinated by the huge crane and all the large trucks that it took to deliver a new home Tuesday on Arizona Avenue. He is with his Mom Christy and Grandma Laurel and staying a safe distance from the action. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

One half of the new home is in place waiting for the second half. The homes were constructed in Albuquerque by Clayton Mfg. and transported to Los Alamos by JR Therouxs Mobile Home Service from Tijeras. The crane was provided by Crane Services of Albuquerque. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

The second half of the home is on its way to be installed


LAPS, Council Holding Virtual Joint Session To Set Next Steps For North Mesa Housing Thursday Oct. 29 


The North Mesa Housing Study will move to the next step at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, when Los Alamos County Councilors meet on Zoom with the Los Alamos Public School Board in a joint session.

The County’s consultant, Dekker Perrich Sabatini (DPS), will join the CDD project team to present the North Mesa Housing Study, a document first drafted pre-COVID pandemic and after several public workshops or open house meetings to discuss draft concepts for building homes on land just east of Los Alamos Middle School on North Mesa.

The purpose of the joint session is to gather feedback on the updated


On The Job In Los Alamos: Monique Brown At Finishing Touch

On the job in Los Alamos Wednesday is Monique Brown at The Finishing Touch, 170 Central Park Square. The Finishing Touch has served Los Alamos and Northern New Mexico’s home decor and interior design needs for more than 37 years. For more information, call 505.662.3388 or visit www.tftlosalamos.com. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade. Photo by Jenn Bartram/ladailypost.com

Monique Brown of The Finishing Touch in Los Alamos shares a variety of decorating ideas and options for homes and businesses. Discover more ideas and options at www.tftlosalamos.com. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade.


Trinity On The Hill Episcopal Church Hosts Tea To Go-Go!

Scene from a previous TOTH home building mission to Juarez Mexico. Courtesy/TOTH
Scene from a previous TOTH home building mission to Juarez Mexico. Courtesy/TOTH

Samples of sweet and savory treats for Tea To Go-Go!

TOTH News:

Are you feeling a little claustrophobic these days wishing to “get-out” but not sure where to go? Wanting to renew a friendship from a socially acceptable distance? Are you missing tasty treats to accompany an afternoon tea? Would you like to support a wonderful cause? 

Even in these strange times, a dedicated group of volunteers would like to help you address these longings!


Home Renewal Program Accepts Applications Until Aug. 31 


Los Alamos County’s Community Development Department and the Los Alamos Housing Partnership (LAHP) is still interested in receiving additional applications for consideration for funding under Cycle 5 of the Home Renewal Program.

The application process opened July 1. Residents who income qualify and require financial assistance to make repairs or improvements to their homes are encouraged to apply for this subsidized loan program. Homeowners are not required to make payments unless the home is sold or vacated.  

Only four applications have been received to date, and the