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  • This week on PAC-8, April 20-26

    THIS WEEK ON PAC-8
    Views expressed on programs shown on PAC8 do not necessarily reflect the views of the manager, staff, or board.

    Friday, April 20, 2012
    06:00 AM Democracy Now! – Live
    10:00 AM Democrary Now!
    11:00 AM  County Council Replay (4-16-12)
    03:00 PM Celebration of Aging
    04:00 PM Al Jazeera DC Bureau
    05:00 PM Democracy Now!
    06:00 PM Los Alamos Historical Society –“Then and Now”
    07:30 PM Spirituality Today
    08:00 PM Clear Heart, Clear Mind
    09:00 PM FSTV

    Saturday, April 21, 2012
    FSTV

    Sunday, April 22, 2012
    06:00 AM FSTV
    05:30 PM Key to the Kingdom

  • Restaurant Inspections 04-19-12

    The following restaurant inspection reports were provided by the New Mexico Environment Department.

    Santa Fe

    Capital High School, 4851 Paseo del Sol
    Date inspected: April 12
    Violations: One high-risk violation for contaminated equipment — food stored below unshielded cooler condenser drain line. Two low-risk violations for ventilation/lighting — three lights not operable in prep area. Inadequate lighting; inadequate light in freezer.
    Status of establishment: Approved, no follow-up required.

    Capital High Athletics, 4851 Paseo del Sol
    Date inspected: April 12
    Violations: One low-risk violation for administration: permit not posted, permit required.

  • LA Happenings 04-19-12

    Dance
    Scottish country dancing from 7:30-10 p.m. every Monday at Fuller Lodge. Beginners welcome, no partner or kilt needed. call 662-9785 or 661-8317 for more information.
    Music
    Lads of Enchantment, a chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society, invites the public to join them in song. They meet at 7:15 p.m. on Thursdays at the United Church of Los Alamos, Graves Hall.  

    The Los Alamos Choral Society is recruiting singers. Rehearsals are from 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays at the United Church, 2525 Canyon Road. All singers are welcome.

    The Los Alamos Community Winds invites all interested musicians to join its upcoming concerts. The LACW rehearses from 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays. lacw.org.

  • Community briefs 04-19-12

    LA Musicale Sunday

    Los Alamos music teachers will present their students in a Musicale at the University of New Mexico-Los Alamos at 2 p.m. Sunday. The concert is free and open to the public.
    The students who will perform are: Karin Ebey, Troy Makela, Sopahn Kellogg, Bethany Filer, Sabrina Delamarter, Devon Conradson, Jake Torrez, Joshua Chung, Jennie Gao, Katherine Skurikhin, Anya Palmer, Allie Cunningham, Joey Ladino, Grace Kim, Victor Kim, Ben Hanlon, Chase Kennard, Marin Kelly, Olivia Koo, Gabriel Holesinger and Jacob Holesinger.  
    The students are from the studios of Aejin Chang, Regina Doorn, Richard Hannemann, Marcia Hollabaugh, Juanita Madland, Frances Meier, Frances Naffziger, Kay Newnam, Greg Schneider and Janna Warren.

  • Avengers, Spidey, Batman lead huge summer lineup 


    LOS ANGELES (AP) — As superhero summers go, this one is truly super.
    Amid one of the most-promising box-office seasons Hollywood has ever served up, three movies stand above the rest.
    The first weekend in May brings “The Avengers,” the ensemble adventure teaming Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man with such fellow Marvel Comics heroes as Thor, Captain America and the Incredible Hulk.
    “The Amazing Spider-Man” follows over the Fourth of July as Marvel’s web-slinger gets a fresh origin story, with Andrew Garfield taking over as teen-turned-superhero Peter Parker.

  • Sydoriak shares the immigrant experience in her book

    Stephanie Sydoriak will sign the biography of her parents, “An Ocean Between: 100% American – 100% Ukrainian,” at 6 p.m. Thursday at Otowi Station Bookstore.
    In a recent interview, Sydoriak discussed her approach to writing the biography of her parents. Her main sources were her father’s scrapbook and the stories her parents told her.

  • A taste of Russia springs up in LASO concert

    “Russian music always touches my soul” and “I really like this symphony,” are comments made by two violinists in the Los Alamos Symphony Orchestra, in reference to the rarely played symphony the group will perform as part of the Spring Concert on April 27.
    The work is not by one of the giants of Russian composers — Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Shostakovich or Borodin, to name a few — but by a relatively unknown composer, Vasily Kalinnikov (1866-1901).

  • Court Rules Online Retailer Owes NM Sales Tax

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The state Court of Appeals has ruled a national online retailer must pay more than a half million dollars in taxes on sales of books, music and movies in New Mexico.

    The court's ruling on Wednesday involved a limited liability company that's a subsidiary of Barnes&noble.com, Inc.

  • VIDEO: Today in History for April 19th
  • Lynne, Bosshardt named deputy county administrators

    During Wednesday night’s county council budget meeting, County Administrator Harry Burgess announced organizational changes within several management positions, following his review of the various county departments and divisions and their relationship to his office. Burgess was appointed as county administrator in October 2011.

    “I reviewed the organization after meeting with staff to gather input, then worked to develop the best path forward for the organization,” Burgess said after the meeting, adding that he had also taken the last few months to review the county’s strategic goals and evaluate areas where he felt the staff could take on a more active role.