Today's News

  • Book signing Tuesday

    Suzanne Morgan Williams, author of “Bull Rider,” her first novel for young adults will sign copies of her book from 6-                              7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Otowi Station Bookstore. Williams will also speak to classes at Los Alamos Middle School.

  • Putting Assetes Into Action: Take responsibility for life

    This week, we take a look at Asset #30, Responsibility and Asset #31, Risk Taking. According to the Search Institute, “Youth are more likely to grow up healthy when they take responsibility for their own actions (and) … believe it is important not to be sexually active or to use alcohol and drugs.”

    Ahh, responsibility is a big one and an interesting one, too. I think the definition of responsibility for each family is probably very different.

  • Martz named Perry Fellow at Stanford

    A key member of the brain trust of Los Alamos National Laboratory has gone back to school.  

    Joe Martz has been named the inaugural William J. Perry Fellow in International Security at Stanford University. The university established the fellowship in 2007 in honor of William Perry, defense secretary in the Clinton Administration and co-director of Stanford’s Center for International Security and Cooperation along with former LANL Director Siegfried Hecker.

  • A different kind of love story

    This is a love story but not just about a couple. Rather, this happily-ever-after tale portrays two people, their family and true love for their hometown.

  • Northern New Mexico wares to be displayed at Fall Arts and Crafts Fair

    Christmas shopping in October? Absolutely! Saturday, the Art Center at Fuller Lodge will host a “gateway to the holidays” show with dozens of artists returning and many new artists joining the 32nd annual Fall Arts and Crafts Fair at the Los Alamos Middle School. If you are already planning to visit the Los Alamos Heart Council Health Fair for a flu shot, why not reward yourself with a trip to the middle school to explore the beautiful array of unique and artistically crafted goods arriving from  across northern New Mexico?

  • Locals help with LDS humanitarian effort

    Each year, millions of men, women and children are impacted by war and natural disasters. In these desperate circumstances, quick response is often the difference between life and death.

      From 1985 to 2008, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has shipped 61,308 tons of food and 132,028 tons of other supplies to more than 150 countries.

     In addition to providing materials, the Church also helps with funds and volunteers.

  • Small business matchmaking for LANL stimulus funds
  • Gymnastics: Tumblers start season in Santa Fe

    The Los Alamos School of Gymnastics Atomic Tumblers will open their regular season Saturday in Santa Fe.

    The Atomic Tumblers will take part in the Monkey Meet, which will be hosted by Santa Fe’s Zia Gymnastics team. The meet is for levels 4-6.

    LASG is scheduled to take part in nine meets between now and Feb. 20, its final meet of the regular competitive season. The state championship meet is scheduled for Feb. 27.

    The Atomic Tumblers will hold two home meets, the Elfin Magic Intersquad Dec. 5 and the Snowflake Invitational Jan. 30.

  • Projects celebrate neighbors helping neighbors

    If you like to build things, work outdoors and want to make a difference in the lives of others, then you’re just the kind of volunteer the National Make A Difference Day wants. Three projects are being coordinated by the Community Programs Office and are part of the Lab’s 2010 “Growing Our Communities” employee-giving campaign.

  • Climate action calls for stricter limits on Co2

    Local residents concerned about climate issues are asked to gather at Ashley Pond on Saturday to form a giant human “350” as part of what is expected to be a major international event.

    The gathering is expected to be one of 4,000 or more rallies in 160 countries around the world. The movement, which has become a “viral” phenomenon on the Web is coordinated by an organization known as 350.org.

    The organization was founded by Bill McKibben, author, activist and educator on behalf of global solutions to the climate crisis.