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Workers Resurface Central Park Square Parking Lot

on September 1, 2014 - 9:53am

Workers resurface the parking lot in Central Park Square Sunday. Philip Kunsberg purchased Central Park Square more than 2-and-a-half years ago and implemented a program to ensure his properties and buildings are well maintained and updated on a regular basis. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Thank You Tourney Hole Sponsors!

on August 30, 2014 - 10:53am

Los Alamos Medical Center Welcomes Dr. Melanie Pickering To Imaging Department

on August 29, 2014 - 9:27am

Dr. Melanie Pickering

LAMC News:

X-Ray Associates of New Mexico is pleased to announce that Dr. Melanie Pickering, D.O. has joined their practice. 

She will be located primarily at the Los Alamos Medical Center Imaging Department. Dr. Pickering is an accomplished physician specializing in general diagnostic radiology, and she recently completed a womens’ imaging fellowship at Vanderbilt University in Nashville. Originally from New Mexico, she grew up in Albuquerque and Tularosa. 


Registration for Limited ScienceFest Events Open Now, Space Going Fast

on August 29, 2014 - 8:27am

MainStreet News:

Registration is now open and space is going fast for limited capacity events happening during Los Alamos ScienceFest, Sept. 5-13.

The festival has more than 70 events happening throughout the week. The majority of the events are free and open to the public.

Events that have limited capacity and require registration include:

Eco Tours: Los Alamos County Eco Station and Landfill Solar Array

Monday Sept. 8 and Thursday, Sept. 11, 2-4 p.m.

Meet at the Eco Transfer Station, 3701 East Jemez Road 

Tours of New Mexico’s firsts:

  • Los Alamos’ solar powered, green built

LANB President Steve W. Wells to Retire

on August 28, 2014 - 7:22pm

LANB President Steve W. Wells

LANB News:

Steve W. Wells notified the chief executive officer and chairman of the Board of Directors of Los Alamos National Bank (“LANB”) and Trinity Capital Corporation (“Trinity”) Aug. 21 of his intent to retire as president and chief administrative officer of LANB and secretary of Trinity effective Dec. 31.

Wells serves as president and chief administrative officer for LANB and as secretary of Trinity, as well as a director on the boards of both Trinity and LANB.


Smith's Marketplace Hosts After Hours Reception

on August 28, 2014 - 5:42pm
Smith's Marketplace hosted members of the Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce and guests at an 'After Hours' reception Wednesday with gourmet fare and wine parings served on the canyon rim patio. Barbara Montano, one of Smith's wine experts, poured for the event. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Kathryn Fulton, left, associate community specialist for Smith's Marketplace, poses on the Smith's deck with Los Alamos Chamber Manager Nancy Partridge, center, and three of four Smith's Marketplace assistant managers, from left, David Lopez, Steve Jones and Serena Haslam.

New Los Alamos Business Provides Indoor Play Space For Kids

on August 27, 2014 - 7:10pm

Kids try out the Los Alamos Atomic Play climbing wall. Photo by Mandy Marksteiner

Nik Seet, founder of the Los Alamos Venture Accelerator, playes bocks with kids. Photo by Mandy Marksteiner

By Mandy Marksteiner

Next time your kids are bouncing off the walls, take them to the new indoor play area coming to town.

Barbara Kaldi, entrepreneur, mother of two, and part time student, wanted to start a business where kids could enjoy unstructured high-energy playtime.

Parents in Los Alamos were clearly interested in her business idea: she asked for input from online forums like Keep it Local Los