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Rare California Condor Spotted In Los Alamos Yard

on April 25, 2015 - 11:31am

Los Alamos resident Joe Fitzgibbon spotted a rare California condor in his backyard Friday on Arizona Avenue. The condor is shown here with a much smaller raven. Photo by Joe Fitzgibbon

This rare California condor spent 20 minutes Friday in Joe Fitzgibbon's backyard on Arizona Avenue. Photo by Joe Fitzgibbon


Los Alamos Daily Post

Los Alamos resident Joe Fitzgibbon looked out his window at about 5 p.m., Friday and saw a California condor standing in his backyard looking back at him.

"He stayed for 20 minutes and I squeezed off 90 plus pictures before ravens chased him off,"


Check Out This Weekend's Massive Open House Event!

on April 25, 2015 - 11:27am


This is a great weekend to tour the top open houses in the area! There are 34 homes to visit Sunday throughout Los Alamos and White Rock.

The Los Alamos Daily Post features a weekly section highlighting open houses throughout Los Alamos, White Rock, Jemez Springs and Santa Fe. Photographs, details and a map depicting the location of each open house are included in this weekly section.

Click on the map to read details about the featured home. Print out a copy of the map before heading out to tour the open house or pull up the map on a smart phone or ipad from the road!

If you Build It They Will Come: First Friday Night At Beer Coop's Bathtub Row Brewing

on April 25, 2015 - 11:14am
Patrons packed Bathtub Brewing Friday night on its opening weekend. Bonnie J. Gordon/
Bartender Cody Ulibarri draws a pint. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Staff Report

Bathtub Row Brewing Co-op has opened in Central Park Square. There will be an official grand opening in May.

Patrons may bring food into Bathtub Row Brewing Co-op and until the brewing equipment is fully up and running - a variety of New Mexico beers from other establishments will be served. House beers should start coming online in about three weeks.

Bathtub Row Brewing Co-op is open daily:

K.I.C. Shred Day Canceled Today

on April 25, 2015 - 10:49am


The PEEC Earth Day Shred Day is cancelled due to the Shred Truck not showing up as scheduled. 

"We are sincerely sorry for the inconvenience to everyone who came out and waited to shred the items," said Ellen Rodda of Zia Credit Union. 

Del Norte Credit Union and Zia Credit Union will hold a Shred Day 10 a.m. to noon in the DNCU parking lot in Los Alamos June 6.


Memorial Services For Donald Liska May 8-9

on April 25, 2015 - 8:32am

Donald Liska


Memorial Services for Donald Liska include a Military Service at 3 p.m. Friday, May 8 at Santa Fe National Cemetery followed by an Open House Memorial 1-6 p.m. Saturday, May 9, at the Liska's home.

Liska, 85, died Dec. 26, 2014 at home after a brief illness. His wife of 59 years, Alice, was by his side.

Liska was born and raised in Milwaukee, Wisc.


LALO Auditions For Young Frankestein Musical May 2-3

on April 25, 2015 - 7:32am

LALO News:

Los Alamos Light Opera will hold auditions May 2-3 for the October 2015 musical production of Young Frankestein.

Audition Dates for Mel Brooks' Young Frankenstein:

Singers: Saturday, May 2 (11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

Location: Los Alamos Little Theater
1670 Nectar St

Dancers: Sunday, May 3 (11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
Location: Dance Arts Los Alamos
111 Longview Dr. in White Rock

Callbacks: Saturday, May 9 (Time TBD)

For general inquiries, email, click here or visit Facebook here.

Los Alamos National Bank CEO John Gulas Participates In 2015 Quality New Mexico Learning Summit

on April 24, 2015 - 2:35pm

Los Alamos National Bank CEO John S. Gulas participates in 2015 Quality New Mexico Learning Summit. Courtesy photo


Six national Baldrige Award recipients were invited to participate in the 2015 Quality New Mexico Learning Summit that took place April 7-8. Los Alamos National Bank (LANB) was awarded the prestigious Malcom Baldrige National Quality Award in 2000. The award recognizes U.S. organizations for performance excellence and is presented by the President of the United States.

John S. Gulas, CEO of LANB represented the bank at the Quality New Mexico Learning Summit.