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Joint Statement From U.S. Department Of Energy And Los Alamos Department Of Public Utilities On Chromium Plume Issue

on November 13, 2017 - 4:55pm


Recent reports in the media about the presence of a chromium plume in the regional Pajarito Plateau aquifer has led to some confusion and misinformation about the safety of the drinking water in the Los Alamos community.

This joint statement by the Department of Energy’s Environmental Management Los Alamos Field Office and the Los Alamos County Department of Public Utilities is to provide assurances to the public that the drinking water in Los Alamos County is safe and meets all Safe Drinking Water Act standards.

These wells are highly monitored by Los Alamos County and the

Trinity Capital Corporation Successfully Completes Rights Offering

on November 13, 2017 - 4:42pm


Trinity Capital Corporation (the “Company”) (OTCQX: TRIN), parent company of Los Alamos National Bank (the “Bank”), today announced the successful completion of its previously announced combined rights offering to shareholders and supplemental community offering (collectively, the “Rights Offering”), in which the Company issued an aggregate of 2,105,263 shares of voting common stock (the total number of shares offered) at $4.75 per share for aggregate gross proceeds of approximately $10.0 million. 

Shares purchased in the Rights Offering are being issued in book entry form.

Tune In Tonight To NBC’s ‘The Brave’ And See Pajarito Mountain Filmed As Mongolia

on November 13, 2017 - 12:15pm

NBC’s ‘The Brave’ TV series poster. Courtesy image



  • Tune in to NBC tonight at 8 p.m. to watch the ninth episode of the NBC series, “The Brave.” All scenes featuring the field operatives in Mongolia were shot on Pajarito Mountain!

More about “The Brave” … This fresh, heart-pounding journey into the complex world of America's elite undercover military heroes follows Captain Adam Dalton (Mike Vogel) and his heroic Special Ops squad of highly trained undercover specialists as they carry out each mission on the ground. His team is armed with incredible sniper Sgt.

Festival Of Trees Event Saturday

on November 13, 2017 - 12:05pm
Courtesy photo
FOS News:
This weekend ushers in the holidays with the annual Festival of Trees from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, at the Betty Ehart Senior Center.
The annual event is a fundraiser of grand proportions to benefit the Los Alamos Retired and Senior Organization and Champions of Youth Ambitions (C’YA). The funds assist operating costs, help in hosting events and acquiring supplies to continue services.
On Friday, volunteers aided the holiday hijinks as more than 110 items went up for silent auction.

New Mexico Museum Of Art 100th Anniversary Events

on November 13, 2017 - 11:57am
View of Exterior Room from Internal Window. Courtesy/NM Department of Cultural Affairs
NMMA News:
SANTA FE  New Mexico’s artistic past, present and future converge during 2017 as the New Mexico Museum of Art celebrates its 100th birthday!
As part of this historic reopening, the Museum of Art also unveils three new exhibitions.
Nov. 25, 2017, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of that historic first day, as well as the century since, the Museum will host a free, all ages, day-long birthday event from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Renfro: It Starts With Me!

on November 13, 2017 - 11:47am
2017 Campaign Chair
Member, United Way of Northern New Mexico Board

Community Member,

It Starts With Me and, because of that I am honored to serve our community through the United Way of Northern New Mexico, as one of the 2017 Campaign Chairs. I serve in this capacity because I sincerely believe in our United Way of Northern New Mexico and the critical services they help make possible in our community. In addition, I also volunteer my time as a member of the United Way of Northern New Mexico Board.

Growing up in the Four Corners I always admired Los Alamos and Rio

Business After Hours: Bennett's Fine Jewelry Thursday

on November 13, 2017 - 10:37am