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Seniors Housing Forum Is Feb. 7

on January 20, 2017 - 11:20am


The next Seniors Housing Forum is 9:30-11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7 at the Betty Ehart Senior Center, 1101 Bathtub Row, in the downstairs main activities room.

Seniors with interest in the County’s housing initiatives should plan to attend as well as those who are considering moving, renovating, downsizing or selling, or who want to discuss new innovative ideas for senior housing in the County.

There will be a variety of presenters from the public, non-profit and private sectors at the forum and time for Q & A. Refreshments will be served.

Direct questions to the Senior

Scenes From Retirement Event For County's Charlie Kalogeros-Chattan

on January 20, 2017 - 8:42am

Los Alamos County Manager Harry Burgess commends retiring Community Services Director Charlie Kalogeros-Chattan for her dedication and service during her retirement party Jan. 12 at Fuller Lodge. Kalogeros-Chattan's final day was Jan. 13 after 15 years of service at the County. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Library Manager Steven Thomas reads a farewell poem to retiring Community Services Director Charlie Kalogeros-Chattan during her retirement party Jan. 12 at Fuller Lodge. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Deputy County Manager Brian Bosshardt says goodbye to his colleague

Los Alamos Police Blotter: Jan. 11 – Jan. 16, 2017

on January 18, 2017 - 4:55pm

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

Jan. 11 at 2:49 p.m. / Police arrested Bradley Abeyta, 31, of Alcalde on an outstanding District Court warrant from New Mexico State Police. The police booking photo is not available.


Jan. 11 at 1:50 p.m. / Police arrested Mathew Ruybal, 26, of Los Alamos at 4408 Sycamore St., on an outstanding District Court warrant.

Jan. 12 at 1:50 p.m.

Burgess: Safety And State Road 4

on January 18, 2017 - 4:15pm
Los Alamos County Manager Harry Burgess. Courtesy photo
County Manager

I would like to take this opportunity to address safety concerns we have heard recently from the public regarding the intersection of State Road 4 (SR4) and the Truck Route.

Over the last few months four serious motor vehicle accidents involving residents have occurred. These accidents typically involved a westbound turn by a motorist from SR4 onto the Truck Route at this signalized intersection. I think we all agree that the situation is dangerous and accidents can happen for a variety of reasons.

Jan. 24 Council Work Session: Strategic Plan Update

on January 17, 2017 - 7:17pm


The Los Alamos County Council has set an agenda item for its upcoming Council work session Tuesday, Jan. 24 to discuss its Strategic Plan. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the conference room inside Building 1 at Pajarito Cliffs Site.

The strategic plan was first adopted in 2011 and goals are reviewed and updated annually by the council to provide direction to the staff, who then develop Management Action Plans (MAPs) to achieve the goals.

The vision statement adopted by the Council six years ago is:

Los Alamos is a world-renowned community where discovery and innovation

Daily Postcard: Welcome To Los Alamos

on January 16, 2017 - 8:14am

Daily Postcard: A worker installs a new welcome banner on Central Avenue recently showing the new county logo. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

‘Moving Day’ At Regional Coalition Of LANL Communities Friday Morning

on January 14, 2017 - 9:58am
Doug Hintze, ​manager of the Environmental Management Los Alamos office compares notes with Pete Maggiore of the National Nuclear Security Administrations Los Alamos office during Friday's RCLN meeting in Española. Photo by Roger Snodgrass/
Los Alamos Daily Post

The Regional Coalition of LANL Communities opened its board meeting Friday with a moving tribute to former Los Alamos County Councilor Kristin Henderson, who stepped down from the board as secretary-treasurer.

Kristin Henderson honored at Friday's RCLC meeting. Photo by Roger