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Steve Laurent to Speak at League of Women Voter’s Annual Meeting

on April 13, 2012 - 5:21pm

The League of Women Voter’s is holding its Annual Meeting Saturday, April 14 at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2390 North Rd:

9:30 a.m. Members Meeting

11:45 a.m. Public Potluck Lunch and Talk by Steve Laurent: Anatomy of a Real Estate/Construction Deal

Area Leaders Contemplate Local Support of Teen Center

on April 13, 2012 - 12:41pm

YMCA News:

State Rep. Nick Salazar spoke of the difficulty to secure funding from the state for community programs in these economic times. Family YMCA Executive Director Linda Daly. standing, and Rep. Debbie Rodella listen at right. Courtesy/YMCA

ESPAÑOLA–Business leaders, YMCA board members, and elected officials, including U.S. Rep. Ben Ray Luján, met at the Española YMCA Teen Center Wednesday, April 4, to discuss sustaining the center’s $155,100/year budget.  

“When I was last here, I visited with a group of teens and I asked them what they would be doing if the Center was not here,”

Clark & Kendall's Weekend Preview - April 12, 2012 [AUDIO]

on April 12, 2012 - 11:08pm

The Los Alamos Daily Post's events calendar broadcast, "Clark & Kendall's Weekend Preview" debuted today. Carol A. Clark and Greg Kendall co-host this weekly program, which previews each upcoming weekend's events scheduled throughout Los Alamos and White Rock.

Today's Weekend Preview ran about 35 minutes in length because there is so much going on around the community this weekend and beyond that was covered in this opening broadcast.

Future Weekend Previews will run about 15 minutes in length.


Look Who’s Having a Great Conversation

on April 12, 2012 - 11:04pm

Great Conversations is an afternoon of appetizers and desserts and an in-depth conversation with a subject area expert. The 3rd Annual Great Conversations will take place April 22 from 2-4:30 p.m. at Los Alamos High School in the new building. Tickets are $50 per person and can be obtained by filling out a registration form available at

Look who’s talking:

Morrie Pongratz. Courtesy Photo

What’s your spark? According to Los Alamos, Morrie Pongratz is both a Living Treasure and the Voice of the Hilltoppers. 

Let’s discuss “why vetting is

Scholarships Available for Summer Art Camp

on April 12, 2012 - 10:31pm

Courtesy/Fuller Lodge Art Center

Fuller Lodge Art Center has an opportunity to provide several students with scholarships for its Summer Art Camp program.

Youth between ages 4 and 18 who have a financial need and an interest in art are eligible to apply.

For more information, call 662-1635 or email

New Section Added to Los Alamos Daily Post

on April 12, 2012 - 9:56pm

The Los Alamos Daily Post has launched a new section under the menu item labeled "Focus." 

This new section is devoted to continuing coverage of a particular topic.

It features a topic overview, FAQs, all related news stories, photo galleries and background information.

The "Los Alamos Youth Food Project" is the first topic covered in this new section.

Check it out by clicking on "Focus" in the menu above!


Youth Co-op Conversation - Build Your Own Mini Greenhouse!

on April 12, 2012 - 12:38pm

(Free Series) 

Do you want to grow your own food?

Do you want to make your own mini greenhouse?

Come by the Co-op Tuesday, April 24 from 6 to 8 p.m and join the Los Alamos Youth Food Project (LAYFP), the JJAB and The Family YMCA by creating a miniature greenhouse. Kids of all ages can stop by the Co-op and learn about the LAYFP, sponsored by a grant from the State Farm Youth Advisory Board, and receive free supplies and instructions to get them going and growing. We can all help create a Healthy Community and Healthy Youth!

This is a FREE opportunity for members and non-members alike (no