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Hungry Dog Peruses Breakfast Menu At Starbucks

on June 23, 2019 - 5:50am

A hungry dog is spotted perusing the breakfast menu Friday at Starbucks on Central Avenue in downtown Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Introducing Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church

on June 23, 2019 - 5:48am

Rev. Brian L. Kachelmeier of Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church at 2000 Diamond Dr. in Los Alamos. Photo by Jenn Bartram/


Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church at 2000 Diamond Dr. Photo by Jenn Bartram/


By Rev. Brian L. Kachelmeier

Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church


Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church is a member congregation of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.

We are located at 2000 Diamond Dr., our telephone number is 505.662.0782 and our website is

We are Evangelical, that is, we preach Christ crucified for our sins, which gives

‘Jesus Prayer’ Summer Study At Saint Job Of Pochaiv

on June 23, 2019 - 5:47am
Saint Job of Pochaiv News:
Over the next three months the women of Saint Job of Pochaiv Orthodox Church, a group called Pages and Prayers, will be studying the Jesus Prayer: “Lord, Jesus Christ, Son of God, have mercy on me, a sinner.
The study will start with a showing of the movie “Mysteries of the Jesus Prayer” at 6:30 pm. Tuesday, June 25.
For nearly two millennia, the holy men and women of Eastern Christianity have built lives of reflection, humility, and constant connection to God around a simple sentence, the Jesus Prayer. Dr. Norris J.

NWS: Today’s High Near 70; Tonight’s Low Around 45

on June 23, 2019 - 5:46am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 70 with sunny skies and tonight’s low around 45. Courtesy/NWS

Daily Postcard: Fiery Sunrise Over Pajarito Acres

on June 23, 2019 - 5:42am

Daily Postcard: Area smoke enhances the red hue in the sunrise Saturday morning viewed from Pajarito Acres. Photo by Bob Reedy

Los Alamos Big Band & Swing Shift Santa Fe Hold 2nd Big Band Bash At Betty Ehart Senior Center Sunday

on June 22, 2019 - 8:32pm

Los Alamos Big Band performs in September 2018 at Fuller Lodge. Courtesy/LABB

Los Alamos Big Band News:

The Los Alamos Big Band and Swing Shift Santa Fe are excited to hold the second annual Big Band Bash, 3-5 p.m. Sunday, June 23, at the Betty Ehart Senior Center in Los Alamos.

Admission is free and dancing is encouraged.

This is the second time that these bands have gotten together to share the great swing music of the 30s, 40s, 50s and beyond with big band fans and dancers.

Local Actress Nora Cullinan On Broadway Monday!

on June 22, 2019 - 5:03pm
Los Alamos actress Nora Cullinan will perform on the Broadway stage Monday, June 24 in the Jimmy Awards. Courtesy photo
Los Alamos Daily Post
Los Alamos actress Nora Cullinan bested 10 other New Mexico female high school students for the title of Best Actress in the Enchantment Awards May 4 at Popejoy Hall in Albuquerque, winning the opportunity to work with Broadway professionals and perform on a Broadway stage in the Jimmy Awards® in New York City.

The National High School Musical Theatre Awards® (NHSMTA®) program impacts more than

Scenes Friday Afternoon At Ashley Pond Park

on June 22, 2019 - 4:58pm

Kids are enjoying the water Friday at Ashley Pond Park. Photo by Ken Hanson

A child feeds a duck Friday at Ashley Pond. Photo by Ken Hanson

An iris blooms Friday at Ashley Pond Park. Photo by Ken Hanson

More iris bloom Friday at Ashley Pond. Photo by Ken Hanson

Tent Rock Prescribed Burn Planned In Jemez Today

on June 22, 2019 - 1:33pm

SFNF News:

SANTA FE – The Santa Fe National Forest (SFNF) may proceed today with the previously announced Tent Rocks prescribed burn on the Jemez Ranger District, if conditions, including fuel moisture levels, air quality, wind direction and weather forecasts, are favorable.

The Tent Rocks treatment area is approximately 2 miles north of Jemez Springs and less than 1 mile southwest of La Cueva.

Up to 1,520 acres will be treated to reduce the risk of high-severity wildfire, improve wildlife habitat and improve forest health.

Scenes From Save-As-You-Throw Open House

on June 22, 2019 - 1:14pm

Los Alamos County Environmental Services Division Manager Angelica Gurule and ESD staff assist members of the public in responding to questions in an online survey about the proposed Save-As-You-Throw (SAYT) progam. The survey was held during an open house Thursday evening in Council Chambers at the Municipal Building. The Environmental Sustainability Board’s (ESB) SAYT Research Subcommittee is considering new options that could not only reduce the amount of waste trucked to the landfill but also allow for more equity and control over residents’ trash collection fees.

Ted Romero Top Predictor In Weekly Pace Race

on June 22, 2019 - 12:01pm
Ted Romero, left, is the best predictor in the ACRR pace race Tuesday on Power Line Trail. Here Romero and other runners gather at the start of the race. Courtesy/ACRR

A family participates in the ACRR pace race Tuesday on Power Line Trail off N.M. 4. Courtesy/ACRR
ACRR News:
Ted Romero is the best predictor in the Atomic City Road Runners weekly pace race Tuesday on Power Line Trail off N.M. 4 at 1 second off his predicted time.
Other accurate predictors:
  • Sean Thomas at 4 seconds off;
  • Noah Saenz, 7, had a 18 second differential; and
  • Michael Cooper recorded 20 second

LAMC Hosts M.A.S.H. Program For Area Students

on June 22, 2019 - 11:28am

Flight Nurse Rachel Medvin goes over the items in the medic pack used on Classic Air Medical during the Los Alamos Medical Center hosted Multiple Avenues for Successful Healthcare (M.A.S.H.) two-day program June 10-11. The goal of the program for upcoming high school juniors and seniors in the area is to expose local students to the multiple career opportunities available in their hometown hospital. This program involves interactive work including a CPR class and other activities.

Mountaineers: Extreme Skier Tom Jungst June 25

on June 22, 2019 - 10:19am
Hear about Tom Jungst’s adventures as an extreme skier at the June Los Alamos Mountaineers meeting 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, June 25 at the Los Alamos Nature Center. Courtesy/PEEC
PEEC News:
Learn about Tom Jungst’s experiences as an extreme skier and climber at the Los Alamos Mountaineers meeting 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, June 25 at the Los Alamos Nature Center, at 2600 Canyon Road.
The meeting begin at 7 p.m. and covers information about upcoming outings. The event is free to attend and open to the public.
Jungst took extreme skiing to another level in the early 1980s by combining his

Julia Baker Announces Run For School Board

on June 22, 2019 - 9:13am

Julia Baker intends to run for school board. Photo by Stephanie Jagielski Photography


Julia Baker has announced her intention to run for Los Alamos School Board in the 4th District, which includes the North Mesa and Barranca neighborhoods.

Baker and her family have lived in Los Alamos for 13 years. Having benefited from the hard work and volunteerism of others in the community, she said she feels that now is a good time to give back and that her skills can best be used on the school board.

Baker has a degree in elementary education from Brigham Young University and taught

NWS: Today’s High Near 74; Tonight’s Low Around 45

on June 22, 2019 - 8:52am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 74 with a slight chance of isolated thunderstorms and tonight’s low around 45. Courtesy/NWS

Daily Postcard: Fog Flows Through Valle Grande

on June 22, 2019 - 8:28am

Daily Postcard: Early morning fog flows along the ground Friday in the Valle Grande, ‘Great Valley’ in Spanish, which is the largest grass valley within the Valles Caldera National Preseve. Photo by Marc Bailey

Los Alamos ChamberFest Winners Announced

on June 21, 2019 - 4:37pm

Chamberfest BINGO grand prize winner Natalie Mateju, center, with third place winner Chelsea Nguyen, left, and Chamber Director Ryn Herrmann. Courtesy/Chamber


Chamberfest BINGO second place winner Sveta Kuksova. Courtesy/Chamber




Downtown Los Alamos hosted ChamberFest June 8 during which attendees played ChamberFest BINGO and now the winners have been drawn.


Three winners were selected from among 200 BINGO cards completed and returned to the Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce.


The grand prize winner is Natalie Mateju, who won $100 in Chamber Checks, as well as a

Bring Out Your Manhattan Project Era Cars To Main Gate Park Saturday, July 13 For 2019 ScienceFest!

on June 21, 2019 - 10:28am







All year long thousands of visitors take photos in front of the façade at Main Gate Park at the entrance to Los Alamos. But only once a year is the complete photo-op available with the car parked in front, just like in the iconic photo.


It’s become a ScienceFest tradition to have Ken Uher park his 1939 Buick convertible in front of the Main Gate façade at Main Gate Park on the Saturday of ScienceFest. This year, Los Alamos MainStreet would like to invite anyone with a Manhattan Project Era car to join him.


While the car in

Christine Bernstein Running For LAPS School Board

on June 21, 2019 - 8:25am
Candidate For Los Alamos School Board
My name is Christine Bernstein and I am running for LAPS School Board.
When people ask me why I am running for School Board, I provide reasons that inspire long conversations I enjoy having and will continue to have with members of this community. I am running for LAPS school board because I want to be a voice for teachers, students and parents. I want to be a voice for all.
In my 23 years as a teacher, I have wondered why others are making decisions about my job who do not know nor do the work of a teacher.

Quilts Of Valor Provide Covers Of Comfort To Service Members And Veterans Touched By War

on June 21, 2019 - 8:24am
Jake Espinoza wrapped in a Quilts of Valor quilt was a special education teacher in Los Alamos before going to work for Los Alamos National Laboratory. He was a proud member of the United States Marine Corps and served two tours in the Vietnam War. He has retired and now resides in Houston, Texas. The mission of Quilts of Valor is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor. New Mexico State Coordinator Courtesy photo

Rotary Club Inducts Dan Maes And Keith Lewis

on June 21, 2019 - 7:42am

At the podium from left, Rotarian Membership Committee's Steve Ciddio and Rotary Club President Vincent Chiravalle recently welcomed the Club's newest members: Century Bank Vice President Dan Maes and United Church Pastor for Congregation and Youth Keith Lewis. Maes was sponsored for membership by Karen Easton; Lewis by Nina Thayer. Rotary is the oldest service organization in the world with more than 1.2 million members in more than 230 countries. Focus areas include basic education and literacy; clean water and sanitation; disease prevention (especially the eradication of polio); economic

‘The Pacemakers’ Rocking National Senior Olympics!

on June 21, 2019 - 6:33am

Chris Ortega and Victor Valenzuela of Los Alamos are playing in the National Senior Olympics in Albuquerque in the 70-74 age group in basketball. They have won 3, lost 1 and play in the semifinals today. The team name is ‘The Pacemakers’ comprised of two players Ortega and  Valenzuela, two players from Arizona and one from Albuquerque. Courtesy photo

Chandler Tacos At The Tub Rescheduled To July 10

on June 21, 2019 - 6:23am

Aqua Zumba Dance Pool Party Barranca Pool June 22

on June 21, 2019 - 6:18am

NWS: Today’s High Near 79; Tonight’s Low Around 50

on June 21, 2019 - 5:57am

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 79 with sunny skies and tonight’s low around 50. Courtesy/NWS