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Los Alamos Police Blotter: Aug. 17 – Aug. 23, 2016

on August 24, 2016 - 7:53pm

LAPD News:

The following information is provided by the Los Alamos Police Department. Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.


Aug. 17 at 12:41 p.m. / Police arrested Brenden Brown, 26, of Los Alamos at 2500 Trinity Dr., on an outstanding District Court warrant.

Aug. 17 at 2:24 p.m. / A 34-year-old Los Alamos man reported that someone burglarized his vehicle parked on La Paloma Drive.

The estimated loss is unknown.

Aug. 17 at 6:49 p.m.

Authors Speak: ‘Women Marked For History’ Thursday

on August 24, 2016 - 3:54pm
Courtesy photo


The public is invited to meet Rosanne Roberts Archuletta and Phil Archuletta at the monthly Authors Speak at Mesa Public Library at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25 in the Upstairs Rotunda.

The Archulettas’ book “Women Marked for History” profiles the lives of women who are commemorated on New Mexico’s Historic Markers.
The New Mexico Women’s Historical Marker Initiative, comprised of members of the New Mexico Women’s Forum, noted that of the more than 500 markers in New Mexico in 2004, only one featured a woman, and set about to remedy that.

Call For Submissions For The Friends Of The Shelter 2017 Calendar

on August 24, 2016 - 3:07pm
It’s Time to Celebrate our Shelter Alumni and We Need Your Help!
Friends of the Shelter is calling on pet owners who have adopted a shelter animal to submit a photo and short story to appear in our 2017 Shelter Alumni calendar.
Submissions are open for pets either adopted from the Los Alamos Animal Shelter or another shelter whose owners live or work in Los Alamos County. Pet owners whose pets were featured in last year's calendar are welcome to submit new photos of their pets for this year's calendar.

Arts In Public Places Board Meets 5:30 p.m. Thursday

on August 24, 2016 - 3:06pm
The Los Alamos County Arts in Public Places Board meets at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25, in Room #110 Municipal Building. 
The meeting is open to the public.
I. Call to Order
II. Public Comment (This section on the agenda is reserved for questions and comments from the public on items that are not otherwise included in this agenda.
Speakers will be limited to 4 minutes each.)
III. APP Board Business
A. Approval of Minutes from June 23, 2016
IV. Future Projects
A. Potential Artwork Donation offer from Scott Robertson (Carlsten)

‘Granite Mountain’ Filming At Urban Park Friday

on August 24, 2016 - 2:54pm


“GraniteMountain” is filming approximately 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Aug. 26 at Urban Park. There will be no loud noises, stunts or special effects conducted as part of filming this scene.

“Granite Mountain” has obtained a permit to reserve all Urban Park facilities, including the pavilion, all fields (soccer/baseball), courts (basketball, volleyball, tennis) and parking spaces connected to the park. The production will block off and sign areas not accessible to the public during filming.

Beginning at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 25 through 6 p.m. Friday, Aug.

County Council Work Session Underway In White Rock

on August 23, 2016 - 7:05pm


Los Alamos County Community Development Director Paul Andrus, left, at this evening's Council Work Session in White Rock updates members of the Los Alamos County Council, Acting County Attorney Katie Twaits and County Manager Harry Burgess on local housing including a homebuyer program, home renewal program, vacant homes and affordable housing possibilities. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ 

Los Alamos County Community Development Director Paul Andrus, right, introduces his new Housing Manager Andrew Harnden at this evening's Council Work Session at the Fire Station in White Rock.

Public Invited To San Ildefonso Pottery Dedication

on August 23, 2016 - 4:53pm

The public is invited to join the Art in Public Places Board, Los Alamos County Council and guest artists at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31 for dedication of San Ildefonso pottery replicas stationed along N.M. 4 in White Rock. LADP File Photo


The public is invited to join the Art in Public Places Board, Los Alamos County Council and guest artists at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 31 to celebrate the dedication of the large San Ildefonso pottery replicas stationed along N.M. 4 in White Rock.

The creation of this impressive artwork was a collaborative effort spanning several months and