Today's News

  • Church Listings 2-18-11



    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

  • LAPS seeks public input on programs

    As New Mexico tightens its belt, school districts across the state are feeling the pinch.

    Los Alamos Public Schools is no exception.

    On Thursday night, LAPS Superintendent Gene Schmidt gave a presentation on the Long-Range Financial Plan and 2011/12 Budget Development at Chamisa Elementary. He outlined how the schools are funded in New Mexico, talked about lease-revenue funds, enrollment, additional LAPS funding, bond funds, referendum and other topics that affect how LAPS funds programs and projects.

  • Fat Man scientist, Hull, dies at age 87

    Former University of New Mexico Provost and Professor Emeriti of Physics
    McAllister “Mac” H. Hull died Tuesday, Feb. 8 in Charleston, S.C. Hull, 87, was a theoretical physicist who taught physics for 49 years including 12 at UNM from 1977 to 1989.

  • Mail flap may be resolved soon

    The creed commonly attributed to the U.S. Postal Service – “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds” – has not proven true in Los Alamos in recent months.

  • Fuller Lodge, museum tab $6.7M

    Fuller Lodge and the Los Alamos Historical Museum are some of the county’s most prized local landmarks, but that doesn’t make the buildings immune to wear and tear. 

    In order to get the iconic buildings up to speed, the county may need to invest more than $6.7 million in renovations.

  • Muni building meetings get updated

    Los Alamos County announced a number of updates regarding the public meetings for the new municipal building and the adjacent historic archives, records center.

  • CRC applicants needed

    The deadline for applications for the Charter Review Committee is approaching.
    Applicants wishing to be considered for appointment to the Committee should send a one or two-page letter to the Council no later than 5 p.m. on Feb. 22. The letter should contain their name, address, phone number and e-mail address, along with their employer (if applicable) and if they belong to any civic organizations.

  • Registration open for cancer retreat

    Having cancer is similar to running in a race, Cancer Survivor Mendola Bakker of Los Alamos said. It’s a sprint to make decisions and find a path to a normal life.
    Cancer Services of New Mexico offers guidance to get through this race through its Spring 2011 Family Cancer Retreat on May 20-22 at the Lifeway Glorieta Conference Center in Glorieta.

  • Fishing Report 02-18-11


    Animas River: The flow is 240 cfs. Fishing is reported as slow with little pressure. Best bet is through town at city park using worms and spinners.

  • Sports update 02-18-11

    WRLL registration to be held at Time Out Pizza
    White Rock Little League will have an open registration session for the 2011 season next week.
    The session is scheduled for Thursday from 6-8 p.m. It will be at Time Out Pizza in White Rock.
    For more information about WRLL registration, visit www.eteamz.com/WRLL2.
    Run to benefit breast cancer research
    The first Run for Her Life 5K and 10K runs will be March 20.
    The races will start at the Mesa Trailhead near East Park. Racing starts at 9 a.m.