Today's News

  • 'Bradner Films' coming soon

      Alan Carr, LANL Historian, will present the “Bradner Films,” a compilation of color home movies made by Project Y physicist Hugh Bradner and his wife Marjorie at the May 15 MOWW dinner meeting.

    The “Bradner Films” show members of the wartime Los Alamos staff enjoying several recreational activities during their rare moments away from building the world’s first nuclear weapon.

  • Be There 5-10-11


    The Los Alamos Genealogical Association will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. in Room 3 at the Mesa Public Library. The program will be a presentation by Ron and Corine Christman titled, “You Mean There Were Germans Who Came From Russia?” The public is invited. For more information, call Lois and Lud Gritzo at 672-9877. This will be the last meeting until September.

  • Rotary honors Cunningham

    The Los Alamos Rotary Club honored Gwynneth Cunningham as April’s student of the month at Fuller Lodge April 24. Cunningham is the daughter of Andrea and Greg Cunningham, and all three are employees at Los Alamos National Laboratory. 

  • Mountain Elementary Family Fun Day
  • Cancer patient joins 'right to die' law fight

    ALBUQUERQUE (AP) — A Santa Fe woman with advanced uterine cancer said Wednesday that she is joining two doctors in their challenge against a decades-old New Mexico law that prohibits physicians from helping terminally ill patients die.

    Aja Riggs, 48, is joining a lawsuit that seeks to clarify a state law that makes assisted suicide a felony.

  • Off the Hill 05-10-12

    Art openings


  • Council weighs guidelines for informing public

    At Tuesday’s work session, the Los Alamos County Council considered policy issues regarding spending county resources for disseminating information to the public. How to present opposing views and define the role of advocacy were the core issues. 

    Acting County Attorney Brian James began the discussion by clarifying legalities. 

  • Best sellers 05-10-12

    1. “Crow,” Barbara Wright*

    2. “Enigma and Light,” David Mutschlecner*

    3. “109 East Palace,” Jennet Conant

    4. “Mockingjay,” Suzanne Collins

  • Billboard's Top 10 05-10-12

    1. Somebody That I Used to Know, Gotye


    2. We Are Young, fun.


    3. Payphone, Maroon 5 feat. Wiz Khalifa

  • Free event scheduled at SFO

    The public is invited to visit The Santa Fe Opera from 10 a.m.-noon May 19 for a behind-the-scenes look at “Tosca,” the opera that opens the 2012 Festival Season.  The Open House is ideal for the opera novice and aficionado, or simply for the curious, to see what it takes to make an opera come to life. Visitors will be able to walk on the stage and through scenery elements.  They will have the opportunity to imagine for themselves what performers face every night — 2,000 pairs of eyes.