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Rep. Garcia Richard Hosts Town Hall At Mesa Library

on April 30, 2016 - 12:30pm

During her Town Hall meeting today at Mesa Public Library, House Dist. 43 Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard discusses House Memorial 3, which she sponsored to name a submarine the USS Los Alamos. The Memorial passed with unanimous support in the 2016 legislative session. Courtesy photo

House Dist. 43 Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard discusses highlights from the 2016 legislative session during her Town Hall meeting today at Mesa Public Library. Courtesy photo

Taiji In The Park Starts First Week Of May

on April 30, 2016 - 11:42am


Free Taiji and Qigong practices begin next week at the Pavilion at Ashley Pond Park:

  • Thursdays 10-11 a.m., beginning May 5;
  • Saturdays 10-11 a.m. beginning May 7; and
  • Mondays 7-8 p.m. beginning May 9.

The program is for adults and children age 8 and up and no previous experience necessary.

Follow along, beginning with a walk around the pond to pick up trash, followed by simple stretching and the Taiji Qigong 18 Form routine. Go over the Yang-style 24 Form Taiji sequence twice, with limited instructions.

Instructor KokHeong McNaughton has been practicing and teaching different

Interment And Memorial Service For Jeanne Houtz

on April 30, 2016 - 11:13am


The final interment for Jeanne Houtz, who passed away on September 25, 2015, will be held on Tuesday, May 17 at 1:30 PM at the Santa Fe National Cemetery, 501 Guadalupe Street, Santa Fe, NM.

Her remains will be interred with her husband, Harry E. Houtz, who passed away in 1999. Friends of Jeanne are invited to attend this service.

Jeanne Carpenter Houtz, 93, died quietly in her sleep on Friday, September 25, 2015, in Chandler, AZ.

She was married to Harry Edward Houtz, Jr.


LANL Puts Out Big ‘Help Wanted’ Notice

on April 30, 2016 - 10:12am

LANL Director Charlie McMillan at Tuesday's Community Leaders Update in Santa Fe talks about reshaping the workforce of the future. Courtesy photo

NNSA Field Office Manager Kim Davis Lebak touts the virtues of a steady budget. Courtesy photo

Los Alamos Daily Post

An aging workforce and natural attrition, more than budget growth, are pushing Los Alamos National Laboratory toward a hiring spree. The lab will be looking for scientists and engineers as always, but also for business services professionals, support staff, as well as craft and technical employees.

“Taken together,

Del Norte Credit Union Announces 2016 DNCU Scholarship Winners

on April 30, 2016 - 8:11am

DNCU News:
  • Seven New Mexico students win $1,000 for higher education

SANTA FE — Del Norte Credit Union, northern New Mexico’s hometown financial co‐op, has announced the winners of the DNCU Scholarship program for 2016. The seven winners will receive $1,000 each toward the higher education program in which they are enrolled in the fall of 2016. 

DNCU Scholarship winners for 2016:

  • Nicholas Koskelo – Los Alamos High School, Los Alamos;
  • Shania Martinez – Española Valley High School, Española;
  • Victoria Lovato – Mesa Visa High School, Ojo Caliente;
  • Kyana Montoya – Pojoaque Valley High School,

Sangre De Cristo Chorale Presents 'Radiant Spring' Concert May 7-8

on April 30, 2016 - 7:31am
Sangre de Cristo Chorale. Photo by Richard Huelster
SDCC News:
Capping its first year with music director Andrew Schmidt, the Sangre de Cristo Chorale will present its spring concert, “Radiant Spring,” over Mother’s Day weekend.
The 38-year-old chorale will perform at 7 p.m., May 7 at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2390 North Road, in Los Alamos, and again at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 8 at First Presbyterian Church, 208 Grant Avenue, in Santa Fe.
The concert’s pieces will celebrate light, love and passion.

Saturday's Class Of 2016 'Paint Fight' Postponed

on April 29, 2016 - 10:20pm

The Class of 2016 'Paint Fight' scheduled for 4:30 p.m., Saturday has been postponed due to a problem in shipping. Students will be informed once a new date is scheduled for the event. Courtesy photo