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Daily Postcard: Buck Leaps Over Fence Sunday

on December 11, 2018 - 5:10am
Daily Postcard: A buck is spotted leaping over a fence to visit an elk grazing on grass Sunday on Arkansas Avenue. Photo by Stan Bodenstein
The buck also is spotted Sunday sauntering across Arkansas Avenue. Photo by Stan Bodenstein

More Scenes From 2018 Holiday Lights Parade

on December 10, 2018 - 1:28pm

First place winner in the 2018 WinterFest Holiday Lights Parade is the Immaculate Heart of Mary float. The annual parade Saturday night illuminated Central Avenue with many brightly colored lights and ornaments displayed on the 35 floats participating this year. Photo by John McHale/

Dominic Dinkel and a contingent of angels walk with the IHM float down Central Avenue in the 2018 WinterFest Holiday Lights Parade. Photo by Maria Dinkel

The New Beginnings Fellowship float is the runner-up in the 2018 Holiday Lights Parade. Photo by John McHale/

Scene from the

Help LALT Figure Out Whodunnit New Year's Eve

on December 10, 2018 - 12:31pm

LALT News:

If you are wondering what to do this New Year’s Eve, why not get in touch with your inner Sherlock Holmes and come help the Los Alamos Little Theatre (LALT) figure out Whodunnit?

LALT will offer a special New Year’s Eve performance of its January show, “Murder at the Lone Elm” at 7:30 p.m., Dec. 31 at the Performing Arts Center, 1670 Nectar St. in Los Alamos.

“Murder at the Lone Elm”, written and directed by Miles Ledoux, is an interactive murder mystery — meaning the audience gets to interrogate the suspects to see if they can determine who the murderer is.

The play is set in the

Free Meow Wolf Ticket For Each UNM Lobos Entry

on December 10, 2018 - 9:59am

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SANTA FE – Meow Wolf strongly supports local sports teams and athletes and has partnered with the University of New Mexico Lobos to offer a free ticket to House Of Eternal Return with each Lobos ticket purchased for the Dec. 11 game versus the University of Colorado Buffaloes.

Meow Wolf tickets will be distributed by ushers upon entry, and are valid 2 p.m. until close, Dec. 12-17.

“Sports and arts are closely related in my mind,” Meow Wolf CEO Vince Kadlubek said. “Growing up, both athletics and creativity were opportunities for expression and self-discovery.

Daily Postcard: Snow Covered Rose In White Rock

on December 10, 2018 - 7:44am

Daily Postcard: Snow from the storm Friday covers this rose in White Rock. Photo by Nancy Ann Hibbs

Daily Postcard: Four Pinyon Jays Flock Together

on December 9, 2018 - 8:31am

Daily Postcard: Four Pinyon Jays are spotted hanging out together Friday in a tree on Furtura in White Rock. Photo by Pat Kestell

IHM Places First In WinterFest Holiday Lights Parade

on December 8, 2018 - 10:22pm

The Immaculate Heart of Mary Church float is the winner of the 2018 Holiday Lights Parade. Photo by John McHale/

The New Beginnings Fellowship float is the runner-up of the 2018 Holiday Lights Parade. Photo by John McHale/

The 2018 Los Alamos MainStreet Holiday Lights Parade judges are Los Alamos County Economic Development Administrator Joanie Ahlers, left, and Los Alamos Daily Post Publisher Carol A. Clark. County Councilor Morrie Pongratz announces the floats. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/

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Affordable Art And Sing-A-Long Carols At Fuller Lodge

on December 8, 2018 - 5:16pm
Local musicians lead a holiday sing-a-long today at Fuller Lodge. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Fuller Lodge Art Center is brimming today with affordable holiday gifts and shoppers. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Fuller Lodge Art Center Manager Amy Bjarke shows a customer the variety of jewelry available for purchase during the Affordable Art show. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Two feathered friends at the Affordable Art Show today at Fuller Lodge Art Center. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/

Scenes From 25th Annual Crèche Show

on December 8, 2018 - 10:01am

The 25th Annual Crèche Show is underway until 4 p.m. today at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 1967 18th St. The community is invited to view Nativities from around the world free of charge. The event includes a ‘touching table’ for the very young and an area where children can have their picture taken dressed as Joseph and Mary. Christmas music and light refreshments also will be provided at the event. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Bishop Joshua Miller and event co-chair Marilyn Ramsey greeting community members Friday afternoon.

Lauderdale And Gomez Play Fuller Lodge Dec. 30

on December 8, 2018 - 8:36am


Americana music legend Jim Lauderdale will join his friend Max Gomez on Max’s return to Los Alamos Sunday, Dec. 30. Lauderdale is both a "songwriter's songwriter," who's written/co-written many modern classics for iconic artists, as well as an intuitive sideman, who's enhanced the music of a bevy of esteemed musicians.

As a solo artist, since 1986 up until now, he's created a body of work spanning 29 albums of imaginative roots music, encompassing country, bluegrass, soul, R&B and rock, as well as helping pave the way for the current Americana movement.

LAHS Winter Dance Show Wednesday Dec. 12

on December 8, 2018 - 8:19am

Teatro Paraguas Presents Atravesada: Poetry Of The Border Jan. 11-20

on December 8, 2018 - 8:09am
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Back by popular demand, Teatro Paraguas presents Atravesada: Poetry of the Border, 7:30 p.m., Fridays-Saturdays and 2 p.m., Sundays Jan. 11-20 at Teatro Paraguas, 3205 Calle Marie in Santa Fe.
Atravesada: to have been crossed, to have gone through, to have been pierced, to have been meddled with.
“A borderland … is in a constant state of transition … Los atravesados live here: those who cross over, pass over, or go through the confines of the ‘normal’”. Gloria Anzaldúa, Borderlands.
Atravesada is part of Teatro Paraguas’ annual Poesía

Daily Postcard: Dog Nearly Invisible On Kwage Mesa

on December 8, 2018 - 7:56am

Daily Postcard: Local dog Zoe was nearly-invisible while out for a hike Friday on Kwage Mesa as a fog bank rolled in from the north. Her orange vest helped her owner keep track of her. Photo by Stephanie Nakhleh

Casting Call For Extras In Los Alamos For ‘Our Lady LTD’ Filming Monday At LANB And The County Airport

on December 7, 2018 - 4:04pm

Movie equipment is moving into a portion of the parking lot this afternoon. The north parking lot and entrance will be closed Sunday, Dec. 9 and Monday, Dec. 10 due to onsite filming. LANB customers are asked to park in the south parking lot and use the south entrance on both days. Photo by Carol A. Clark/


Our Lady, LTD is putting out a wide-ranging call for extras—and cars—to participate in scenes being filmed in Los Alamos Monday, Dec. 10 and Tuesday, Dec. 11 as well as future scenes in the coming months.

Those interested should read the criteria below and

TV Series ‘Our Lady LTD’ Filming In Los Alamos

on December 7, 2018 - 4:00pm

  • “Our Lady LTD” Crews At Main Gate Park, Airport, LANB, DP Road

Starting Friday morning, December 7, Los Alamos County residents will begin to see the familiar signs of a film production entering the townsite area where the MGM Television series “Our Lady, LTD” will be filming through Tuesday, December 11.

Gold signs with black letters “LOCS” will be posted along NM502, Trinity Drive and Central Avenue to direct film crew in vehicles of all sizes to the Los Alamos Main Gate Park, Los Alamos County Airport and Los Alamos National Bank (LANB).

Friday, December 7 and Sunday,

Scenes From Holiday Lights Along Central Avenue

on December 7, 2018 - 3:53pm

Scene Thursday night of the colorful holiday lights COunty crews have laced in the trees lining Central Avenue in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost,com

Colorful holiday lights laced in the trees lining Central Avenue viewed Thursday night in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost,com

Colorful holiday lights laced in the trees lining Central Avenue viewed Thursday night in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost,com

Daily Postcard: Sunrise Over White Rock

on December 7, 2018 - 8:48am

Daily Postcard: Sunrise today over White Rock. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Community Winds Presents Holiday Prism Concert

on December 6, 2018 - 1:55am

The Los Alamos Community Winds prepares for the upcoming Holiday Prism Concert at a recent rehearsal. Photos by Bonnie J. Gordon/


For the eighth year, Los Alamos Community Winds presents the Holiday Prism Concert at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8 at Crossroads Bible Church in Los Alamos.

Much as a prism breaks light into its component parts, this prism concert showcases the music and musicians of Los Alamos and White Rock in all their varied components.

Daily Postcard: Buck Spotted On Camino Encantado

on December 6, 2018 - 1:51am

Daily Postcard: A buck is spotted Thanksgiving Day at a residence on Camino Encantado. Photo by Thai Ha

Daily Postcard: Coyote Spotted Resting Behind IHM

on December 4, 2018 - 6:47am

Daily Postcard: A coyote spotted Monday morning resting near a tall tree behind Immaculate Heart of Mary Church on Canyon Road. Photo by Fr. Glenn Jones

LAAC Hosts Holiday Open House At Fuller Lodge

on December 3, 2018 - 3:41pm
Chamisa's 'Sign-Sations' perform at a past Fuller Lodge Open House. Courtesy photo
A local Ukele group peforms at a previous open house. Courtesy photo
Los Alamos Arts Council is once again hosting its Annual Fuller Lodge Open House 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday in Fuller Lodge.
Throughout the event several performers will take to the stage including a local Ukulele group, the Chamisa “Sign-Sations,” Shashi Charles, guitar player Bill, cellist Joy Charles and Juanita Madland and her students.
Additionally, Los Alamos Family Council will have the Cookie Walk in the

Sangre De Christo Chorale Presents ‘Stille Nacht’

on December 3, 2018 - 1:14pm
The Sangre de Cristo Chorale presents “Stille Nacht” to celebrate the mystery, joy and love of the holiday season.
The chorale will host two concerts. The first at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 8 in the First Presbyterian Church on 208 Grant Ave. in Santa Fe. The second at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9 at the United Church of Los Alamos.
The concerts will feature the Chorale’s premiere of a work written for the group by Bradley Ellingboe, “Mary’s Song.” The concerts also include Poulenc’s haunting and inspiring set of four Christmas songs, many other familiar (and

Read The December Edition Of Prism

on December 3, 2018 - 12:00pm

Click the image above to read the December issue of Prism.

Daily Postcard: Friday Evening Sky Above Los Alamos

on December 3, 2018 - 7:26am

Daily Postcard: Friday evening sky above Los Alamos. Photo by Scot Rygh

Hillstrummers Present 2018 Holiday Music Event

on December 2, 2018 - 6:48am

Members of the HillStrummers Ukulele Group gather to practice strumming holiday music at Smith's. Front row from left, Diane Little, Darlene Potter, Yvonne Trujillo, KokHeong, Janet Harris, Colleen Hanlon, Ruth Lier and Director Dan Gerth. Back row from left, Irene Powell, Cathy Knoop, Linda Bates, Elise Lee, Pat Gary, Christine Rand, Greg Rand, Kathleen Logan, Jan Littleton and Holly Kennedy. Courtesy photo


The Los Alamos HillStrummers Ukukele Group will be playing holiday music in the community on:

  • Friday, Dec. 7, 10:30 a.m.