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Los Alamos Gets Taste Of Leftover Salmon Friday Night

on August 11, 2019 - 7:06am
Leftover Salmon was a tasty treat Friday Night at Ashley Pond Park during the Secret City Summer Concert. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Guitarist Vince Herman and Andy Thorn (banjo) take a trip to the Carribean. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Drew Emmitt on mandolin, Alwyn Robinson on drums. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Above the crowd. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Leftover Salmon on stage Friday night at Ashley Pond Pavilion. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Vince Herman in a pensive mood. Photo by Bonnie J.

DK & The Affordables Rock The Town Friday

on August 10, 2019 - 10:00pm
Hometown favorites DK & the Affordables ripped it up Friday night at Ashley Pond Pavilion, opening for Leftover Salmon. DK leaps atop Aaron Anderson's keyboard and just keeps rockin'. Drummer
Dave Fellenz and bass player Rob Heineman are in the background. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Blowing their horns, from left, 
Betsy Staufer (trombone), Mandy Marksteiner (trumpet), Matt Briggs (tenor sax) and Quinn Marksteiner (baritone sax). Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Anna Dillane and some friends enjoy the concert. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 

Scenes From Leftover Salmon Concert At Pond Pavilion

on August 10, 2019 - 10:12am

Scene of Ashley Pond Pavilion during the Secret City Summer Concert Friday night featuring Leftover Salmon. Courtesy/Los Alamos MainStreet

After the rain Friday night, Leftover Salmon played an acoustic set for a smaller crowd, that was described as great! Courtesy/Los Alamos MainStreet

The crowd shows appreciation for Leftover Salmon performing an acoustic set following the rain that fell Friday night at Ashley Pond Pavilion. Courtesy/Los Alamos MainStreet

Leftover Salmon performing an acoustic set following the rain that fell Friday night at Ashley Pond Pavilion.

County On Tips For Zero Waste School Supplies

on August 10, 2019 - 8:11am
COUNTY News:
 
It is time for back-to-school shopping: backpacks, scissors, filler paper, and pencils by the ton, not to mention new clothes.
 
It’s easy to get caught up in the frenzy, supply list in hand, especially on tax-free weekend.
 
Here is a look at school supplies, the waste they generate and explores some sustainable alternatives.
 
Most kids use a backpack and lunchbox for school. When you go to a store, they have all the kids’ favorite characters on them, and the kids want something new and different.

Lois Eddleman A Major Force Behind Los Alamos County Fair Exhibition For Decades

on August 9, 2019 - 2:41pm

Lois Eddleman, 93, was in the thick of things Thursday preparing for the County Fair Exhibition at Mesa Public Library. Eddleman has been part of the County Extension’s Fair Exhibition for decades and remains a major participant in the organizing, planning, judging and staging of the Exhibition. Eddleman also teaches piano and recruited several of her students to help out with the set-up Thursday for this year's exhibition. The exhibition opens with handicap viewing 4-5 p.m. today and general public viewing  5-8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Photo by Bonnie J.

Sidewalk Work: Yucca At Arkansas Begins Tuesday

on August 9, 2019 - 9:56am

COUNTY News:

Los Alamos County Public Works crews will be replacing sidewalks and handicap ramps at the intersection of Arkansas Avenue and Yucca Street beginning at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13. 

Crews also will be replacing a section of sidewalk at the entrance to Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church on North Road.

This entire project is anticipated to be complete by Aug. 21.

Vehicles and pedestrians are advised to follow all traffic control devices and slowdown in the work zone.

Direct questions to Public Works Traffic & Streets Division at 505.662.8113.

LA Cares Celebrates 25 Years Of Service!

on August 9, 2019 - 9:37am

Los Alamos Cares celebrates 25 years of service to Los Alamos County residents who qualify for the food pantry and all residents in need of rent and utilities assistance. Food distribution is the second Thursday and Friday of the month at Bethlehem Lutheran Church on North Road in the Gibson Fellowship Hall. LA Cares has more than 50 volunteers serving more than 70 families. For more information, call 505.661.8015. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

2019 County Fair & Rodeo Schedule Of Events

on August 9, 2019 - 9:33am

2019 Los Alamos County Fair & Rodeo Contacts

on August 9, 2019 - 9:25am

2019 County Fair & Rodeo Parade Map For Saturday

on August 9, 2019 - 9:04am

It’s Los Alamos County Fair And Rodeo Time!

on August 9, 2019 - 8:46am

Photo by Leslie Bucklin/County

COUNTY News:

The community is invited to head downtown Saturday for the the Annual Los Alamos County Fair & Rodeo Parade, which kicks off at 10 a.m., then stay to meander through Ashley Pond Park with its fair booths, bouncy houses and exhibits (at Mesa Public Library).

Also, shop the beautiful artwork offered during the 39th Annual Summer Arts & Crafts Fair on the lawn at Fuller Lodge. There will be plenty of food vendors on site so stay and enjoy a picnic lunch by the pond.

Los Alamos County Councilors will once again host a booth featuring County projects,

Leftover Salmon Debuts At Summer Concert Tonight!

on August 9, 2019 - 7:28am
Courtesy photo
 
SUMMER CONCERT News:
 
The 2019 Los Alamos Summer Concert Series continues it's historic run of bands and record-breaking concert attendance.
 
With more than 50,000, and counting, concertgoers enjoying free shows in the family friendly atmosphere at Ashley Pond Pavilion, the Sancre Productions team presents its 12 concert of the series featuring Leftover Salmon.
 
For the past quarter-century, Colorado’s Leftover Salmon has established itself as one of the great purveyors of Americana music, digging deep into the well that supplies its influences; rock ‘n’ roll,

Los Alamos County Home Renewal Program Assists Residents In Improving Local Houses

on August 8, 2019 - 11:01am
Los Alamos Housing Partnership Executive Director Steve Brugger, center, inspects a local roof Wednesday morning along with homeowners Jess and John Cullinan. The Cullinans are among the residents who have participated in Los Alamos County's Home Renewal Program. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com
 
By KIRSTEN LASKEY
Los Alamos Daily Post

Homeownership is a dream many people possess but even when that dream is achieved a whole new set of issues can arrive: a broken furnace, a leaking roof or a faulty electrical system.

Los Alamos County and Los Alamos

Council Approves Purchase Of WAC Building

on August 8, 2019 - 10:55am
The former Women's Army Corp dormitory building, which is currently the Christian Science Church. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com
 
By KIRSTEN LASKEY
Los Alamos Daily Post

Los Alamos County Council voted unanimously to authorize the County to purchase the former Women’s Army Corp (WAC) dormitory at 1725 17th St. during the July 30 regular council meeting.

The approval is a bit of a milestone; during the meeting County Manager Harry Burgess said, “This, as far as I know, is one of the last potential acquisitions of Manhattan Project era property in the

Council Declares August Bear Month In Los Alamos

on August 8, 2019 - 10:01am

Wearing a special hat to mark the occassion, Councilor James Robinson presents Kathleen Ramsey, founder of the Wildlife Center in Espanola, with a proclamation Tuesday night, declaring August as Bear Month. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com

COUNTY News:

Los Alamos County Council presented a proclamation declaring August as Bear Month during the Tuesday night regular meeting in council chambers.

Councilor James Robinson read the proclamation, which states:

 
WHEREAS: Los Alamos is blessed with an abundance of wildlife, and healthy wildlife populations have a positive impact on the

Rover Park Play Lot Closed For Wasp Removal

on August 7, 2019 - 3:33pm

COUNTY News:

Los Alamos County has advised that the Rover Park Play Lot on Rover Boulevard in White Rock is closed until Friday.

The County Parks Division is removing wasps from the play lot, and for safety reasons, does not want children in the area during the removal operation.

Los Alamos Police Blotter: July 31 To Aug. 4, 2019

on August 7, 2019 - 10:40am

LAPD News:

The following information is provided by the Los Alamos Police Department.

Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.

STEPHEN JAYMES MONTANO

July 31 at 12:19 p.m. / Police arrested Stephen Jaymes Montano, 24, of Grants at 2500 Trinity Dr., on an outstanding District Court warrant.

 

 

 

DANIEL SCHULZ

Aug. 4 at 5:25 a.m. / Police arrested Daniel Schulz, 45, of Los Alamos on Big Rock Loop and charged him with disorderly conduct and boisterous, loud and profane language.

 

 

 

 

Quorum Notice: APP Board May Attend Art Fair

on August 6, 2019 - 10:34am

COUNTY News:

Members of the Arts in Public Places Board may attend the annual Arts and Craft Fair at 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 10 on the lawn at Fuller Lodge, in order to gather public opinion.

A quorum may be present, however no action will be taken by the board.

 

Chamber Breakfast: CDD Permitting Process Aug. 8

on August 6, 2019 - 10:34am

County Tests School Zone Flashing Lights Aug. 13-14

on August 6, 2019 - 9:41am
COUNTY News:

Traffic and Streets Division crews will be testing School zone flashing lights County-wide Aug. 13-14 in preparation for the upcoming school year.

If motorists notice the lights flashing during hours outside of a normal school day over these two days, be advised this is a standard procedure for testing the lights. Please do not call Police Dispatch or Traffic/Streets Division to report the activity.

Crews will be working near busy streets while testing the lights; please slow down and use caution.

School begins Thursday, Aug.

Los Alamos Police Blotter: July 24 To July 30, 2019

on August 4, 2019 - 1:44pm

LAPD News:

The following information is provided by the Los Alamos Police Department.

Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.

JOHNATHAN NATHANIEL LOPEZ

July 24 at 11:05 p.m. / Police arrested Jonathan Nathaniel Lopez, 19, of Los Alamos near Diamond Drive and Club Road on an outstanding Magistrate Court warrant.

 

 

TERRANCE H. STECK

July 25 at 5:35 a.m. / Police arrested Terrance H. Steck, 33, of Los Alamos at 505 Oppenheimer Dr. on an outstanding Magistrate Court warrant.

 

DANIELLE ROHA

July

Historic Preservation Advisory Board Meets Aug. 7

on August 4, 2019 - 12:57pm

More Scenes From Diamond Drive Paving Project

on August 4, 2019 - 9:13am

Scene Friday near Diamond Drive and Trinity with Star Paving working on mill and overlay of the roadway surface between Los Alamos Canyon Bridge (aka Omega Bridge) and Sandia Drive/Orange Street with an anticipated finish date on or before high school begins Aug. 14. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Scene Friday near Diamond Drive and Trinity with Star Paving working on mill and overlay of the roadway surface. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Scene Friday near Diamond Drive and Trinity with Star Paving working on mill and overlay of the roadway surface. Photo by Carol A.

Rockin’ Night With Two Of Secret City’s Favorite Bands

on August 3, 2019 - 9:34pm
Where's the party? Friday night it was at Ashley Pond Park for the Secret City Summer Concert with the Hillstompers and Igor and the Red Elvises. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Russ Gordon, Karen Easton and DK Warner welcome concert-goers to Century Bank Night with The Red Elvises. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Igor Yuzov, left, and DK Warner are gonna rock, with some help from Deeja Sandoval. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
The Hillstompers Brass! Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Ashley Pond Park fills with concert-goers.

Natural Gas Purging On N.M. 502/East Road Aug. 5-6

on August 3, 2019 - 5:05pm
COUNTY News:
 
Under contract with the Los Alamos Department of Public Utilities, Paul Parker Construction will work on a section of natural gas pipeline as part of the N.M. 502 roundabout project.
 
Work will occur early in the week on the south side of N.M. 502, east of the intersection at Canyon Road.
 
Gas will be purged from the line several times between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5 and Tuesday, Aug. 6.
 
According to department officials, individuals near the area may small natural gas and hear loud noises during the purging procedure.

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