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Today's Features

  • Thank you Los Alamos. Six cats and two dogs were adopted last week.
    The Los Alamos Animal Shelter, 226 East Road, 662-8179, has a great selection of on-site adoptable pets; others are in foster care with loving, temporary homes.
    All of our fully reconditioned adoptable pets are spayed or neutered, have their shots and are micro-chipped.
    Be sure to check out links to our many pets at the Friends of the Shelter Web site: www.lafos.org. You can also volunteer or make a donation.  
    Every cat is only
    $35 with an extended two-for-one sale.

  • Navy Seaman Recruit Arturs Matulis, son of Anastasija and Christopher W. French of Los Alamos, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.
    During the eight-week program, Matulis completed a variety of training which included classroom study and practical instruction on naval customs, first aid, fire fighting, water safety and survival and shipboard and aircraft safety. An emphasis was also placed on physical fitness.

  • The following births were reported at Los Alamos Medical Center:

    Nov. 5: A boy, Andrew Jacob Trujillo, born to Reina and Charlie Trujillo
    Nov. 8: A girl, Callie Fe Tang, born to Hong Ye and Ming Tang
    Nov. 9: A boy, Daniel Joseph Ortiz, born to DeeAnne and Joe Ortiz
    Nov. 12: A boy- Hayden James Zollinger, born to Bonnie and Mark Zollinger
    Nov. 12: A boy, Ashtin Alfredo Romero, born to Mindy Little Yellow Bird and Lee M. Romero
    Nov. 12: A girl, Brooke Arriana Trujillo, born to Anna and David Trujillo

  • Stephan Gerstl and Katharina (Kati) Krome are pleased to announce their wedding, which took place in Biberach, Germany, on Oct. 2, 2010, due to both extended families’ German residences. The groom’s parents are Andrea and Siegfried Gerstl of Los Alamos and the bride is the daughter of Inge and Christian Krome of Stadthagen, Germany.

  • Baha’i Faith
    For information, e-mail losalamosla@gmail.com. For general information, call the Baha’i Faith phone at 1-800-228-6483.

    Bethlehem Lutheran

  • “No one knows for sure when Jesus was actually born. Why do we make so much of this holiday?”
    — James

    This is not a new question. We have over the years addressed it and its corollaries; i.e., the debate over the actual date, the crass commercialism associated with Christmas and which parts of the Christmas story are indeed biblical and which are merely figments of our tradition.

  • Anthony Ortiz of Los Alamos was ordained a minister at New Life Family Fellowship in Santa Fe on Sunday Dec. 5, 2010. Anthony is the son of Robert and Josie Ortiz; he graduated from Los Alamos High School in 1986. Anthony attended RHEMA Bible Training Center in Broken Arrow Okla. and graduated from there in 2005.  Anthony’s ministry work has taken him to Africa, Columbia and the Philippines.

  • BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — The traditional birthplace of Jesus is celebrating its merriest Christmas in years, as tens of thousands of tourists thronged Bethlehem on Friday for the annual holiday festivities in this biblical West Bank town.

    Officials said the turnout was shaping up to be the largest since 2000. Unseasonably mild weather, a virtual halt in Israeli-Palestinian violence and a burgeoning economic revival in the West Bank all added to the holiday cheer.

  • The community is invited to share in the nativity story with the younger members of Trinity on the Hill Episcopal Church, located at 3900 Trinity Drive, at 5 p.m. Friday.
    “The Grumpy Shepherd” is the title of this year’s seasonal musical, to be staged, sung and choreographed by children and teens aged 5-15.

  • Mi Ra Won, born in Seoul, South Korea, said she wanted to be an artist since she was five years old, and her dream has never changed.
    In January, others will see the result of that dream as Won has a solo show of her impressionist oil and watercolor paintings in the Mesa Public Library Art Gallery. A public reception will be from 4-5:30 p.m. Jan. 7 in the Mesa Public Library’s upstairs gallery.