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On The Job In Los Alamos: Domino’s Delivery Expert

on September 22, 2018 - 2:26pm

On the job in Los Alamos is Domino’s Delivery Expert Jedidiah Beddo dropping off lunch to the news team this afternoon at the Los Alamos Daily Post. Beddo has worked for Domino’s delivering pizza throughout the community for nearly two years. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Los Alamos Chamber Of Commerce News

on September 21, 2018 - 2:52pm

Dist. 43 Candidates Present Clear Messages At Forum

on September 21, 2018 - 10:50am
Republican Lisa Shin, left, and Democrat Christine Chandler, candidates for the House Dist. 43 legislative seat squared off in front of a Chamber audience Thursday morning at UNM-LA. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Chamber Director Ryn Herrmann, center, with candidates Lisa Shin, left, and Christine Chandler prior to Thursday's forum at UNM-LA. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Scene from the Dist. 43 Candidates Forum at UNM-LA Photo by Carol A. Clark/
Los Alamos Daily Post
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LAMC Supports Family Y Healthy Communities Mission

on September 21, 2018 - 8:40am

The Family YMCA 2018 Board of Directors includes front row from left, Past President Christina Sierk, John Whiteside, President Lou Santoro and Treasurer Chris Ortega. Back row from left, Elizabeth Bezzerides, Cheryl Sowder, Laura Crucet and Allison Majure. Not shown, Debbie Huling, Shay Kendricks, Matt Schmidt, Eric Vasquez and Janelle Vigil-Maestas. Courtesy/YMCA

The Family YMCA at 1450 Iris St. in downtown Los Alamos. Courtesy/YMCA


Los Alamos Daily Post

The Family YMCA mission is to build individual, family and community strength by

Lujan Grisham Denied Entry To Conduct Unannounced Inspection Of USPS Facility In Albuquerque

on September 21, 2018 - 7:51am
U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham, right, attempting to conduct an unannounced inspection Thursday of the USPS Five Points Post Office in Albuquerque. Courtesy photo
U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham
ALBUQUERQUE Sept. 20, after receiving numerous complaints from United States Postal Service (USPS) union representatives about mismanagement and poor working conditions at facilities and urging USPS Acting Inspector General Tammy Whitcomb to launch an investigation into the matter, U.S. Rep.

ProjectY Cowork Member Spotlight: Naly Ramírez Of Se Habla Español

on September 20, 2018 - 2:06pm
Naly Ramírez. Courtesy/Desert Gold Digital Media
projectY cowork News:
projectY cowork Los Alamos member Naly Ramírez began using the space a little over a year and a half ago, in early 2017. She is a local Spanish teacher, teaching beginner, intermediate and advanced-level Spanish language classes to the citizens of Los Alamos and White Rock.
“projectY is not only a professional environment where I can bring my students and teach my classes, but it is also a place where I can find a support network that helps me with ideas and gives me advice on how to achieve my professional

RE/MAX Broker Of The Month: Meet Sarah Keane

on September 20, 2018 - 7:08am

Sarah Keane

RE/MAX First News:

As a full time Associate Broker with RE/MAX of Los Alamos, Sarah (Wright) Keane has cared for clients and helped them with their real estate needs since 2015.

Keane is a third generation Los Alamos resident and has lived in the area for most of her life. She still has close friends that she met as a young child at Mountain Elementary School!

Keane has fond memories of playing at Urban Park, the Overlook softball fields, and the Golf Course Pool, and she also has enjoyed the many connections with her former LAHS soccer teammates and DECA partners.

Keane has

McQuiston: Parents Of College Students - Check Your Coverage Before They Go

on September 20, 2018 - 6:39am

The Jemez Agency

My wife and I just sent our oldest child off to UNM for his freshman year. This is the start of many big life changes for everyone, which can also bring a lot of stress and questions.

As a parent, an important question you may not be thinking about is, what insurance coverage does my child have when they go off to college. Are they covered under my homeowners policy? Do they need more coverage?

Many homeowners’ insurance policies provide coverage for your college student while they are away at school.

Lujan Grisham Hosts Economic Development Roundtable With UNM, National & Defense Laboratories

on September 19, 2018 - 2:18pm
Courtesy photo
ALBUQUERQUE Tuesday, Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01) joined executives from the Air Force Research Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratories, Los Alamos National Laboratory, and the University of New Mexico for a discussion on collaboration, improving the workforce pipeline, and the Open Campus and I-Corps policies. Rep. Lujan Grisham released the following statement after the meeting:
“New Mexico’s national and defense laboratories play a critical role in our national security, and each one is a vital job creator and source of economic

Del Norte Credit Union Employees Raise And Donate $8,500 To YouthWorks!

on September 19, 2018 - 8:49am
From left, Youthworks! participant, Youthworks! Executive Director Melynn Schuyler, DNCU President/CEO Chuck Valenti and DNCU Web Marketing Specialist Alexandra Pratt. Courtesy photo
DNCU Chief Lending Officer Kerry Stacy, left, Youthworks! kids, Youthworks! Workforce and Personnel Engagement Director Devin Baldwin, DNCU Human Resources Manager Jocelyn Singer-Sargent, DNCU President/CEO Chuck Valenti, DNCU HR Coordinator Leeann Maes, DNCU Member Solutions Manager Jeri Bishop, DNCU VP Human Resources Jo Allen, DNCU Web Marketing Specialist Alexandra Pratt. Courtesy photo
DNCU News:

Governor Announces Expansion Of Homegrown Leader In Data Analytics & Visualization Technologies

on September 19, 2018 - 7:31am
Gov. Susana Martinez
ALBUQUERQUE Gov. Susana Martinez announced Tuesday that Albuquerque data science company RS21 will expand operations, creating up to 80 new high-tech jobs.
RS21 will also invest more than $2 million to expand and renovate its headquarters in Downtown Albuquerque, reinvigorating the iconic Occidental Life building. The move brings new life to a prominent New Mexico feature with a storied history going back over a century.
"I'm proud to say that we're helping yet another local, high-tech company expand and create high-quality jobs in our

NFIB/New Mexico Endorses Republican Candidate Lisa Shin For State Rep. Dist. 43

on September 18, 2018 - 4:46pm

Lisa Shin

NFIB News:

Lisa Shin of Los Alamos is officially endorsed for House Dist. 43 by the National Federation of Independent Business/New Mexico.

Its small business owners statewide appreciate her alignment with their issues, her willingness to run for this important position and, most importantly, believe she will be a good leader within the New Mexico House of Representatives.

NFIB will be promoting her endorsement on the state webpage and member communication including its signature New Mexico Voter Guide that is mailed to each and every member.

SVHsupport Renamed Anchorum St. Vincent

on September 18, 2018 - 6:17am
ASV News:
SANTA FE — Sept. 13, Santa Fe-based SVHsupport, one of the largest nonprofit charitable organizations in the State of New Mexico providing financial and strategic support to CHRISTUS St. Vincent, has announced the company’s new name – Anchorum St. Vincent – as it celebrates its 10-year partnership with CHRISTUS Health as the 50 percent community owner of CHRISTUS St. Vincent.


Anchorum also unveiled its new vision for serving as a nonprofit community health impact organization, improving the well-being and quality of life for the people of Santa Fe and northern New Mexico.

Business Breakfast With Chandler And Shin Sept. 20

on September 17, 2018 - 6:07am

ProjectY Cowork Hosts Networking Social For LANL Students And Postdocs 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27

on September 15, 2018 - 6:53am
Scene from gathering at projectY cowork Los Alamos in Central Park Square. Courtesy photo
Scene from gathering at projectY cowork Los Alamos in Central Park Square. Courtesy photo
projectY cowork News:
projectY cowork Los Alamos will host a Postdoc/Company Networking Social 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, in its space at 150 Central Park Square in downtown Los Alamos.
In collaboration with LANL, this Networking Social will give LANL postdocs and students a chance to connect with local and regional employers.

New Mobile Food Truck Opens In White Rock

on September 14, 2018 - 5:51pm

New mobile food truck opens in White Rock. Courtesy photo

Courtesy photo


September is national better breakfast month and breakfast in White Rock just got a whole lot easier because of James Nelson and a new mobile food truck.

Nelson heads to work each day with more than another pay check to be earned, but with a sense of purpose that makes all the difference in the world.

“Food Is Love,” is not only the motto of his new food service truck, but the mission in his heart to not just serve others, but to give back to those that need it most.

Lujan Grisham And Morales Release Five-Step Plan To Strengthen NM Infrastructure; Create Jobs

on September 14, 2018 - 5:09pm
U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham
ALBUQUERQUE This morning, U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham and Howie Morales announced a plan to tackle New Mexico’s infrastructure needs, create jobs, make our roads safer, and build a strong economic backbone for the long term.
With clear strategies to leverage state revenues and private investment to deploy strategically to the most important projects, Michelle and Howie continue to demonstrate that they are prepared to tackle the biggest issues facing New Mexico’s communities and economy.
“To build a vibrant economy

Scenes From United Way 2018 Campaign Kick-Off

on September 14, 2018 - 2:58am

Chamber Director Ryn Herrmman attended the same college as Zia Credit Union CEO David Woodruff and presented him with a college cap during the 2018 United Way of Northern New Mexico Fundraising Campaign Kick-off Thursday evening at Fuller Lodge. The Chamber and Zia CU co-hosted the event, which was catered by La Cocina. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

UWNNM Board President Steve Boerigter jokes with the crowd. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

United Way Executive Director Mary Beth Maassen shares highlights of the 2018 fundraising campaign. Photo by Bonnie Gordon/

State Auditor Wayne Johnson Visits Daily Post

on September 14, 2018 - 2:51am

New Mexico State Auditor Wayne Johnson visits Thursday afternoon with some of the news team at the Los Alamos Daily Post. Johnson discussed the importance for government agencies to have regular audits to catch potential non-compliance issues early. Johnson was appointed to the position in December 2017 and previously served as a Bernalillo County Commissioner. He encourages anybody who suspects waste, fraud, or abuse in a government agency to report it by visiting or calling 1.866.OSA.FRAUD. Anonymous reports are accepted. From left, Reporter Kirsten Laskey, Johnson, Publisher

Land Commissioner Candidate SGR Visits Daily Post

on September 14, 2018 - 2:31am

House Dist. 43 Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard is running for Land Commissioner on the Democratic ticket and stopped by the Los Alamos Daily Post Wednesday afternoon for a visit. Post Reporter Kirsten Laskey is at left. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Karen Easton Joins Century Bank … New Branch Coming Soon To Los Alamos

on September 13, 2018 - 10:14am
Karen Easton visiting Monday at the Los Alamos Daily Post has joined Century Bank as vice president/branch manager for a branch coming soon to Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/
Los Alamos Daily Post

Local resident Karen Easton has joined Century Bank as vice president/branch manager for a branch coming soon to Los Alamos.

“We are a full-service community bank with local expertise, delivering the latest in financial products and services,” Easton said.

This Week At The Reel Deal Theater

on September 13, 2018 - 7:54am

Governor Announces Intel Moving New Memory Technology Development To Rio Rancho

on September 12, 2018 - 7:42am
Gov. Susana Martinez
RIO RANCHO Monday, Gov. Susana Martinez announced that Intel Corporation is moving technology development for its 3D XPoint memory technology to its facility in Rio Rancho. The move includes the addition of over a hundred jobs at Intel’s Rio Rancho site.
“Since day one we’ve been committed to making New Mexico a great place to do business and now Intel is adding more jobs and bringing new opportunities to New Mexico,” Martinez said.

LACDC Examines New Platform For

on September 12, 2018 - 6:53am screenshot. Courtesy/LACDC




The Los Alamos community calendar,, will soon be getting a facelift. Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation, which manages the Los Alamos event website, is undergoing a process to upgrade the platform for navigation and usability.


This will make it easier for people to search the site and also upload their own organization’s events.


LACDC recognizes the current site is undergoing some technical issues and urges the public to be patient during this time, as well as the transition period. In the

County Discoveries Action Team Meets Sept. 20

on September 11, 2018 - 5:11pm


The next monthly meeting of the Discoveries Action Team is Thursday, Sept. 20 in the Pajarito Cliffs Site (PCS) Building 1 Conference Room.

Participants will meet 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and continue discussing ideas suggested by the Place-Making and Place-Marketing subgroups. Participants are asked to bring their own lunch. PCS is located just east of Entrada Business Park on N.M. 502 at the eastern edge of Los Alamos. The conference room inside Building 1 is on the south side of the main road just after entering the PCS site.

The Discoveries Action Team is a volunteer group