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McQuiston: How To Stop Targeted Ads On Facebook

on June 19, 2019 - 5:25pm

The Jemez Agency

A little off the topic of insurance, but I thought you might find this helpful.

You probably already know that your Facebook news feed is full of advertisements. But have you ever been surprised to find advertisements for items you just searched for using your phone’s Internet browser?  Were you a little creeped out that Facebook could do that? Or maybe just curious about how they did it? Either way, here’s a little bit about how it works and how to turn it off (if you want to).

So what is a Facebook ad?

On The Job In Los Alamos: At Petree Garden Center

on June 17, 2019 - 11:11am

On the job in Los Alamos are Ethan Vincent and Kathy Wilson working Friday at Petree Garden Center & Florist at 2470 East Road. Vincent has worked at Petree Garden Center for two years and Wilson previously worked at Pajarito Greenhouse and now Petree for a combined five years. Petree Garden Center & Florist is open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday and closed Monday. For more information, visit #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade. Photo by Jenn Bartram/

PMI 2019 Professional Development Day June 21

on June 17, 2019 - 7:33am

PMI News:

PMI Otowi Bridge Chapter and PMI Rio Grande Chapter are presenting a joint Professional Development Day.

This event 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, June 21, at Santa Fe Community College.

The costs is $75 for all Otowi Bridge and Rio Grande chapter members anytime before June 19.

5.5 PDUs will be available to attendees.

Register here.

On The Job In Los Alamos: Drive-By Watering Ops

on June 16, 2019 - 7:37am

On the job in Los Alamos are Los Alamos Landscaping & More crewmembers conducting a drive-by watering operation Friday afternoon on the hanging baskets that line Central Avenue. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

More Scenes From Farmers Market Thursday

on June 16, 2019 - 7:22am

Fresh vegetables were in big supply at the Los Alamos Farmers Market Thursday in the parking lot at Mesa Public Library. Los Alamos Farmers Market is open 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., every Thursday and is a Los Alamos MainStreet program, which is part of the Los Alamos Commerce and Development Corporation. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/

Native posole. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/

Pinto beans. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/

Soaps and lotions. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/

Peas and onions. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/


No Glass Ceiling Here ... eWomenNetwork To Promote Los Alamos And Santa Fe Businesswomen

on June 15, 2019 - 8:43pm

eWomenNetwork News:
  • New women’s business networking group declares: “The sky’s the limit” for women-owned businesses in Northern New Mexico.

New Managing Director Michelle Harkey-Wilde of Los Alamos has been appointed to lead the Santa Fe Chapter of eWomenNetwork to assist area women in building business relationships and finding new ways to turn networking interactions into new clients and increased sales transactions.

“According to the Small Business Association, women are starting businesses at three times the rate of men in Northern New Mexico and account for more than two-thirds of

NBCUniversal: Major Albuquerque Production Venture Projected To Generate $1.1B In Direct Economic Impact

on June 15, 2019 - 11:43am


ALBUQUERQUE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, Mayor Tim Keller and company executives announced Friday that NBCUniversal is entering into a 10-year venture with Garcia Realty and Development to redevelop an empty free-span warehouse in Albuquerque into a state-of-the-art television and film studio with two sound stages, offices and a mill.

Over the next 10 years, NBCUniversal will produce television and film projects at the Albuquerque facility, with the aim of reaching $500 million in direct production spending.