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Strem And UbiQD Of Los Alamos Sign Distribution Agreement For Cadmium-Free Quantum Dots

on August 20, 2018 - 12:12pm

An example of UbiQD's innovative quantum dot (QD) technology. Courtesy/UbiQD, Inc.


NEWBURYPORT, Mass. – UbiQD, Inc., a nanotechnology company in Los Alamos, has signed an agreement with Strem Chemicals, Inc. to allow distribution of their innovative quantum dot (QD) technology.

Strem, a manufacturer and distributor of specialty chemicals for research and development, will now offer six new products in collaboration with UbiQD.

On The Job In Los Alamos: At Ruby K's

on August 20, 2018 - 6:01am

On the job in Los Alamos recently is Lena Sanchez keeping busy during the lunch hour at Ruby K's Bagel Cafe at Central Avenue and 20th Street. Sanchez has worked at Ruby K's for one year. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Lodger's Tax Advisory Board Meets Aug. 21

on August 20, 2018 - 5:44am
The Lodger's Tax Advisory Board will meet at noon Tuesday, Aug. 21 in Room 110 at the Los Alamos County Municipal Building at 1000 Central Ave.
The meeting is open to the public.
A. Call to Order/Introductions
B. Approval of Today's Agenda
C. Review/Approval of Meeting Minutes 1. 11087-18 Minutes from the Lodgers' Tax Advisory Board Meeting on July 17, 2018
D. Board Updates
E. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda
A. Inter-Board-Commission Liaisons Update
1. Art in Public Places Advisory Board (Ryn Herrmann)

New Mexico Coalition Of Sexual Assault Programs Awarded $40K Grant To Help Low-Wage Workers Who Face Sexual Harassment

on August 20, 2018 - 5:31am
The New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs this week received a $40,000 grant from the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund to help low-wage workers in New Mexico who face sexual harassment in the workplace.
The grant, one of 18 awarded around the country, will support NMCSAP’s ongoing work on sexual harassment.

Romero Discusses Intent And Purpose Of RCLC

on August 19, 2018 - 6:42pm
Former RCLC Executive Director Andrea Romero
Los Alamos Daily Post

Former Regional Coalition of LANL Communities executive director and candidate for House Dist. 46 Andrea Romero said what hasn’t been clear in recent discussion of RCLC issues is “intent versus what is now considered criminal because it's been petitioned to the Attorney General’s Office”.

“I think if the point of the board is to be able to move forward ... everyone needs to know that the intent was to have a proper board with good parameters, to be able to do good work in the

Shin: A Fierce Advocate For Small Businesses

on August 19, 2018 - 2:48pm
Republican candidate
House Dist. 43
As a small business owner myself, I understand the challenges and difficulties facing job creators in New Mexico. Small businesses are the engines that drive our economy, both in our state and the nation.

Locally, concerns include:

  • Recruiting and retaining a dependable work force. Both entry level and middle skills employees are difficult to find. A restaurant owner proposed expanding transportation across Northern New Mexico, to include the afternoon and late night hours, as well as more low income housing.

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich Stands With Community In Raton To Support The Southwest Chief Railroad Route

on August 19, 2018 - 6:20am

U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich rallies with local the community Saturday in Raton to fight for the Southwest Chief. Courtesy photo

From the Office of U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich:

RATON – U.S. Sen. Martin Heinrich joined local elected officials and community leaders Saturday in Raton to rally in support of the Southwest Chief.

Speakers at the event included Martin Heinrich, Raton Mayor Neil Segotta, Raton City Manager Scott Berry, Colfax County Commissioner Roy Fernandez, Director of Business Operations at Philmont Scout Ranch Shelley O’Neill, and local business owner at Patchwork Phoenix Laura