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Daily Postcard: Final Sunrise Of 2018

on January 1, 2019 - 7:12am

Daily Postcard: Final sunrise of 2018 taken Monday in White Rock. Photo by Nancy Ann Hibbs

Final sunrise of 2018 taken Monday in White Rock. Photo by Nancy Ann Hibbs

Horizontal Icicles Spotted In Los Alamos

on December 31, 2018 - 1:39pm

Horizontal icicles spotted Saturday at behind Village Arts on DP Road in Los Alamos. Photo by Richard Nebel

Santa Fe Pro Musica: Jacobsen Brothers Jan. 27

on December 31, 2018 - 6:17am
Conductor Eric Jacobsen, left and violinist Colin Jacobsen. Courtesy photo


Santa Fe Pro Musica presents The Jacobsen Brothers 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27 at the Lensic Performing Arts Center, 211 W. San Francisco St. in Santa Fe.

The program opens with Jessie Montgomery’s Records of a Vanishing City, inspired by her multicultural experiences living in Brooklyn; followed Mozart’sViolin Concerto No. 5, “Turkish,” where the puckish composer juxtaposes the well-behaved violinist playing a courtly minuet with its alter ego playing fiddle in a Turkish bazaar.

Daily Postcard: Winter Scene In Los Alamos

on December 31, 2018 - 5:51am

Daily Postcard: Scene of winter Saturday in Los Alamos taken from Barranca Mesa facing the Dot Grant Trail. Photo by Tyler Marr

Hawk Spotted Flying On Barranca Mesa

on December 30, 2018 - 7:20am
A hawk is spotted soaring Saturday above Barranca Mesa. Photo by Tyler Marr

Snow Shoeing In Corral Canyon In The Jemez

on December 30, 2018 - 7:12am

Snow Shoeing Saturday in Corral Canyon in the Jemez. Corral Canyon is about 12 miles from the intersection of N.M. 4 and N.M. 501. Photo by Peter Walsh

Daily Postcard: East Gate Guard Tower

on December 30, 2018 - 5:42am

Daily Postcard: A wintery scene Thursday morning surrounds the tall, square East Gate Guard Tower built of stone and concrete in 1948 at the entrance to Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Winter Scenes Around Los Alamos And White Rock

on December 29, 2018 - 10:48am

Scene of Los Alamos this morning from Quemazon. Photo by Trisha Ancell

A flock of hungry snowbirds spotted Friday during a feeding frenzy in Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/

More creativity spotted in White Rock. Photo by Heather Reeves Prudhomme

This worker sure has a big job ahead of him shoveling all that snow Friday morning at Chapel Apartments on Rose Street. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

This worker uses a snowblower Friday morning to clear the sidewalk at the United Church on Rose Street. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

County snowplow Friday

NHCC Opens Exhibit Focused On ‘Braceros’ Program

on December 29, 2018 - 7:38am
Image from the exhibit ‘Braceros’ at the NHCC. Courtesy/NHCC

NHCC News:

At 6 p.m. Jan. 25, the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC), will hold an opening reception in its History and Literary Arts (HLA) building at 1701 4th St. SW in Albuquerque.

The reception for the exhibit “Braceros”, photographed by the Hermanos Mayo, is free and open to the public through June 30, during the hours the HLA building is open.

The exhibition features more than 30 black and white photographs of braceros taken by the photojournalist collective known as the Hermanos Mayo.

January 2019 Edition Of Prism Now Online

on December 29, 2018 - 7:27am

Click on the image below to read the January issue of Prism.

UNM Press Books Take Home Awards at 2018 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards

on December 29, 2018 - 7:18am


Several books published by UNM Press were recently honored at the 2018 New Mexico-Arizona Book Awards.

Winners were announced at an annual banquet held recently at the Tanoan Country Club in Albuquerque.

The awards are managed by the New Mexico Book Co-op and are judged by a group of librarians, teachers, booksellers and book marketing experts. The awards honor the best books in New Mexico and Arizona.

Titles published by the University of New Mexico Press won nine awards:

  • "The Archaeology and History of Pueblo San Marcos: Change and Stability" edited by Ann F.

Daily Postcard: Winter Blankets Los Alamos

on December 29, 2018 - 7:07am

Daily Postcard: Winter has settled over Los Alamos with plenty of snow on the ground and a predicted high today near 22 and a low of around 3 tonight. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Snow Gives New Look To Statues Behind IHM

on December 28, 2018 - 5:20pm

Snow gives a new look to the bronze statues of children behind Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church at 3700 Canyon Road. Photo by Fr. Glenn Jones

Performances Of ‘The Night Before’ At Senior Centers

on December 28, 2018 - 4:15pm

Snow Rises Overnight Around Oppie And Groves

on December 28, 2018 - 9:21am

Snow rises overnight around the historic bronze statues of Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer, left, and General Leslie Groves on Central Avenue in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by John Benner

Karen Wray Gallery Welcomes Chris Pennington

on December 28, 2018 - 9:00am
Artist Chris Pennington. Courtesy photo

Snow covered black mesa created by artist Chris Pennington. Courtesy photo
Valle Grande Herd created by artist Chris Pennington. Courtesy photo
Looking at a Chris Pennington painting is a lot like going on an incredible hike and taking in the most spectacular view. That could be because she often gets her inspiration while on hikes or horseback rides near her home in the open and secluded hills between Moriarty and Edgewood.
“Horse rides are a big part of my creative process,Pennington said.

Daily Postcard: Light Snow Falling In White Rock

on December 28, 2018 - 7:46am

Daily Postcard: Light snow falls early this morning over a tall snowman built in the front yard of a home on Yarrow in the Pinon Trails neighborhood in White Rock. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Creativity Thrives At Overlook Point In White Rock

on December 27, 2018 - 8:30am

Evidence of creativity spotted Wednesday at Overlook Point in White Rock. Photo by Scott Valentine

Pink Panther Screens At Mesa Public Library Jan. 3

on December 27, 2018 - 8:08am
MPL News:
The Pink Panther screens at Mesa Public Library Jan. 3.
The Pink Panther (1963, not rated, 1 hr, 55 min) was intended as a comedy about a jewel thief, centering on David Niven in that role. As filming progressed, director Blake Edwards realized that Peter Sellers was stealing each scene. As a result, Inspector Clouseau’s role was extended through the sequels.
A princess (Claudia Cardinale), who owns the largest diamond in the world; the diamond has a flaw, in the shape of a pink panther.

Daily Postcard: Oppie And Groves Weather Storm

on December 27, 2018 - 6:10am

Daily Postcard: Dr. J. Robert Oppenheimer and General Leslie Groves in downtown Los Alamos weather the snowstorm Wednesday and emerge with interesting new looks. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Snow Piles High At Smith’s Marketplace Tonight

on December 26, 2018 - 9:00pm

Plows scoop snow into tall piles tonight around the parking lot at Smith’s Marketplace. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ 

Scenes From Winter Storm In Los Alamos Today

on December 26, 2018 - 8:38pm

Workers plow the streets during the snowstorm this morning near 20th Street and Trinity Drive. Photo by John McHale/

A scene from today's snowstorm in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/

Snow plows clear the roads today in Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/

Snowbirds Perch On Wires In Los Alamos

on December 26, 2018 - 8:23pm

Snowbirds perch on wires today in the backyard of a Los Alamos home. Photo by Tammy Jimines

Snowstorm Transforms White Rock Visitor Center

on December 26, 2018 - 8:09pm

Today’s snowstorm transforms the White Rock Visitor Center into a winter wonderland. Photo by Nancy Ann Hibbs

Anya And Maya Zapf Seet Build Snowman

on December 26, 2018 - 7:51pm

Anya and Maya Zapf Seet with Rufina and the snowman they built today in Los Alamos. Photo by Vivien Zapf