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Zhennovate LLC Of Los Alamos Awarded $20,000 Investment Prize From Arrowhead Center At NMSU

on July 18, 2018 - 11:41am
projectY cowork News:
projectY cowork Los Alamos member, Zhennovate LLC, a Los Alamos-based education startup that scales personalized skillset development to help individuals achieve and sustain high performance, was recently chosen as the winner of the $20,000 investment prize awarded by the Arrowhead Center at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces.
The investment prize was decided based on the customer traction and company growth potential that Team Zhennovate demonstrated throughout the five-month long HealthSprint accelerator program, developed by the Arrowhead Center and

What's New At Farmers Market This Week?

on July 18, 2018 - 10:02am
The Los Alamos Farmers Market is open 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursdays in the parking lot of Mesa Public Library. Courtesy photo
What’s at the Los Alamos Farmers Market this week 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Thurday in the parking lot of Mesa Public Library?
Apples- Apricots-Cherries- Mulberries- Grass fed Beef & Yak- Pork- Beef- Buffalo- Lamb- Eggs Lettuce heads- Cabbage- Chard- Kale- Beets- Turnips- Squashes- Green,Yellow & Purple Beans Carrots- Onions- Garlic- Potatoes- Tomatoes- Cucumbers- Radishes- Shishito Peppers- Cilantro Sunflowers- Cut Flowers- Nursery-

LAHS NJROTC Car Wash Fundraiser Saturday

on July 18, 2018 - 9:04am


A Los Alamos High School NJROTC car wash fundraiser is scheduled 8 a.m. to noon Satuurday at the Shell Gas Station on Trinity Drive.

The community is encouraged to bring their dirty cars by to get shined up while supporting a worthy cause: LAHS NJROTC!

Waffle Breakfast Benefits LAHS Robotics Club July 21

on July 18, 2018 - 8:40am


Hungry for more of those delicious Masonic Lodge waffles? Saturday, July 21, the Masonic Lodge is hosting a waffle breakfast to support the Los Alamos High School Robotics team … starting at 7:30-10:30 a.m. and it is a great event for the whole family.

Tickets can be purchased from a Project Y Robotics Team member or at the door. Prices are $7 for adults and $3 for children 6 and under. 

The Masonic Lodge is at the corner of 15th Street and Canyon Road.

About the LAHS Robotics Club (Project Y):

Project Y is a FIRST Robotics Competition team.

PEEC: Counting Butterflies On Pajarito Plateau July 21

on July 18, 2018 - 6:44am
Citizens are invited to help count butterflies Saturday on the Pajarito Plateau atop a mesa, at high altitude and streamside. Courtesy photo
PEEC News:
The community is invited to join the Pajarito Environmental Education Center and butterfly expert Steve Cary for the annual Dorothy Hoard Memorial Butterfly Count, Saturday, July 21.
Participants will spend the day fluttering to three locations around the Pajarito Plateau: atop a mesa, at high altitude and streamside.
This event is perfect for beginners, experts and everyone in between. The event takes place between 9 a.m. and 3:15 p.m.

Youth Resiliency Committee: The Importance Of Play

on July 18, 2018 - 6:36am

Summer is a time to play. Courtesy/

Youth Resiliency Committee News:

The summer break is just more than half over! The Youth Resiliency Committee hopes that the youth and families of this community have had a chance to relax and enjoy the free time of summer.

Summer is a fantastic time to practice skills that people are trying to improve. It is a time to learn new skills in preparation for new challenges. But don’t forget summer also is a time to play.
Playtime and downtime are crucial to the development of resilient youth. Take a few minutes to watch this video by Dr.

Half Price Sale At Shop On The Corner Today

on July 18, 2018 - 6:13am

Daily Postcard: Fiery Sunrise Lights Los Alamos Sky

on July 18, 2018 - 6:04am

Daily Postcard: A fiery sunrise lights the sky Tuesday over Los Alamos. Photo by Marc Bailey

Los Alamos Woman Cited In Dog Bite Incident

on July 17, 2018 - 4:02pm
Los Alamos Daily Post

Los Alamos dog owner Janet Sprake has been cited in Los Alamos Municipal Court for having a dog at large and menacing behavior by her dog following an incident early Sunday morning in which a summer student was bitten by an unleashed dog while running in Bayo Canyon.

The Los Alamos Police Records Division is not releasing the victim’s name because the case is still active, however he is reportedly undergoing medical treatment.The incident occurred approximately half a mile east of the Diamond Drive traffic circle trailhead.

Scenes From LANB 55th Anniversary Event

on July 17, 2018 - 1:52pm

Los Alamos National Bank celebrated 55 years of serving the community at a special event June 28 at the bank. At the celebration, from left, Board Chair Jim Goodwin, Los Alamos Market President Liddie Martinez, Chief Lending Officer & Director of Sales Stan Sluder, CEO John Gulas and Marketing and Communications Director Jillian Bartley, The bank combined the celebration with a Chamber Business After Hours event at LANB at 1200 Trinity Dr. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Scene from LANB's 55 year anniversary celebration and Chamber Business After Hours event. Photo by Carol A.

Owner Offers $1,000 Reward For Stolen Sculpture

on July 17, 2018 - 12:45pm

The owner of this sculpture stolen last week from a residence on Los Pueblos is offering a $1,000 reward ... no questions asked. To arrange for the return of the sculpture and collect the reward, email Courtesy photo

Tips When Exercising In The Heat

on July 17, 2018 - 12:35pm

By Stacey Castille

Wellness Director

The Family YMCA


The “hot” dog days of summer have arrived! We at The Family YMCA would like to remind you to take appropriate steps to stay safe while being active in these high temperatures. Our bodies have to work much harder to stay cool in hot weather so you might not be able to run or bike as fast or as far as you might in cooler temperatures. Make sure you listen to your body and follow these steps to avoid heat related illnesses.

  • Stay hydrated. Drink plenty of fluids throughout your day, not just when you are exercising.

A.B.L.E. At Full Body Health And Fitness July 20

on July 17, 2018 - 12:08pm

Sarah Downs and Nik Allen are brand ambassadors for A.B.L.E New Mexico. Courtesy photo


One portable fitness tool and you are A.B.L.E to do anything. Sarah Downs and Nik Allen have brought a revolutionary product, A.B.L.E, to Los Alamos that is sure to peak the interest of many fitness gurus.

Downs will share tips about Fitness and the A.B.L.E product 4-7 p.m., July 20 at UNM-LA during the Full Body Health and Fitness Event. At the event guests will have a chance to win a package of gifts from Sarah Downs and Nik Allen.

BeWellnm Provides Millennials With Insurance Options

on July 17, 2018 - 12:08pm


ALBUQUERQUE– Between finishing college, starting a career and sorting out personal finances, people in their 20s are living through a time replete with complex planning and logistics.

One especially important milestone to consider comes at the age of 26 - the age people may no longer be covered under a parent’s health plan.

Navigating the world of health insurance can be challenging, but beWellnm is here to help 26-year-olds (and everyone else for that matter) figure out their options.

United Way Holds Day Long Strategy Session Monday

on July 17, 2018 - 11:57am

Dr. Camilla Bustamante of Santa Fe Community College conducts a strategy session Monday for the Board of Directors of United Way of Northern New Mexico, which ran 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at UNM-Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Listening to program facilitator Dr. Camilla Bustamante during Monday's strategy session, from left, UWNNM Board President Steve Boerigter, Treasurer Cindy Rooney, board member Manuel Valdez, Executive Director MaryBeth Maassen, Vice President Liddie Martinez and board members not pictured, Valerie Martinez, Joseph Sanchez, Carol A.

Los Alamos Police Sgt. Daniel Roberts Graduates From Northwestern University Center For Public Safety

on July 17, 2018 - 11:22am

Los Alamos Police Sgt. Daniel Roberts

LAPD News:

The Los Alamos Police Department has announced that Sgt. Daniel Roberts has graduated from the School of Police and Command at Northwestern University Center for Public Safety: 

Jemez Mountain Bear Paw Quilting Guild Host Show And Sale July 20-22

on July 17, 2018 - 10:57am
Patriotic Fallen Warrior quilts featured at the quilt show July 20-22 at the Walatowa Visitor Center in the Jemez Pueblo. Courtesy photo
A dazzling display of quilts will be on display at the Jemez Mountain Bear Paw guild quilt show at the Walatowa Visitor Center, Jemez Pueblo, 7413 Hwy 4.
Quilts include the Patriotic Fallen Warrior Quilts given to New Mexico families that have lost a soldier in the Middle East.
A selection of quilts and hand-made items will be available for sale (cash only). These hand-made items make wonderful gifts.
This year the Jemez

Scenes From Pauline Schneider Farewell Party

on July 17, 2018 - 10:28am

At her farewell party Friday at the Betty Ehart Senior Center, Executive Director Pauline Schneider, right, was made to wear a tiara for the day and she passed the torch and tiara to new Executive Director Linda Boncella. Courtesy photo

Pauline Schneider’s staff stand for her. Courtesy photo

County Council Chair David Izraelevitz expresses how much Pauline Schneider has meant to the community of Los Alamos. Courtesy photo

The Lads (plus two Lassies) of Enchantment perform for Pauline Schneider at her farewell party. Courtesy photo

A cut-out of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stands

Idzorek Is Delegate At Daughters Of The American Revolution National Convention In Washington, D.C.

on July 17, 2018 - 10:25am
Valle Grande Chapter Regent Roberta Day Idzorek, left, of Los Alamos with National Society Daughters of the American Revolution President General Ann Turner Dillon, in the President General's Reception Room, NSDAR Headquarters, Washington, D.C. Courtesy photo
DAR News:
WASHINGTON, D.C. More than 3,500 members of the Daughters of the American Revolution convened in the nation’s capital in June for the 127th Continental Congress, the latest gathering of the longstanding service organization’s annual meeting.
The week-long convention consists of business sessions, committee

Adult And Baby Goats At Nature Center Wednesday

on July 17, 2018 - 9:52am

Goats from Second Bloom Farm and Gypsy Mountain Ranch are visiting the nature center at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. Courtesy/PEEC

PEEC News:

Meet adult and baby goats on Wednesday, July 18 at the Los Alamos Nature Center. The fun starts at 6:30 p.m. and is part of the Pajarito Environmental Education Center’s Summer Family Evenings series, which is sponsored by Del Norte Credit Union.

Join Second Bloom Farm and Gypsy Mountain Ranch to learn what it’s like to live on a modern, small-scale goat farm on the Pajarito Plateau.

Los Alamos Chamber Breakfast Features Financial Advisor Shelly Wiemann Thursday

on July 17, 2018 - 9:24am


This month's Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce Breakfast features Edward Jones Financial Advisor Shelly Wiemann who talk about "Tools & Strategies To Help Make Building, Running & Preserving A Business Easier".

Fleur de Lys is catering the Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, July 19 in Wallace Hall at at UNM-LA. The event includes a tasty breakfast, some networking time, and an opportunity learn about resources available to the business community.

Chamber of Commerce Breakfasts are presented with the generous support of the LANL Community Partnership Office.

To attend, register

Scenes From Farmers Market July 12

on July 17, 2018 - 8:40am

Scene from the July 12 Farmers Market in downtown Los Alamos. Courtesy photo

Scene from the July 12 Farmers Market in downtown Los Alamos. Courtesy photo

Scene from the July 12 Farmers Market in downtown Los Alamos. Courtesy photo

Scene from the July 12 Farmers Market in downtown Los Alamos. Courtesy photo

Mendez Produce from El Guque, NM. Courtesy photo

Scene from the July 12 Farmers Market in downtown Los Alamos. Courtesy photo

Scene from the July 12 Farmers Market in downtown Los Alamos. Courtesy photo

Scenes From Rotary End-Of-Year Banquet

on July 17, 2018 - 8:12am

Rotary Club President Laura Loy welcomes members and their families to the Club's annual end-of-the-year potluck and awards banquet at the end of June at the Posse Lodge. Courtesy photo

Rotary Club Past Presidents join Past President Jim Nesmith at the Posse Lodge as he honors out-going President Laura Loy with her own Rotary Club Past President pin. Courtesy photo

Vincent Chiravelle is pinned with his Rotary Club President pin by Rotary District 5520 Assistant Governor Pat Murray of Santa Fe. Courtesy photo

Rotarians step out in fine form while learning how to line dance at the Club's