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Nominations Open For 2018 Chamber Business Awards

on April 14, 2018 - 7:19am


Community members are invited the nominate their favorite business for a Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce Business Award.

Nominating and voting are open to the public, but only Chamber members are eligible to be nominated. For a list of Chamber members, visit:

Businesses may be nominated in eight award categories: 

  • Retail Business of the Year Award;
  • Family-Friendly Business of the Year Award;
  • Best New Business of the Year Award;
  • Woman Owned Business of the Year Award;
  • Non-Profit of the Year Award;
  • Financial Institution Business of the Year Award;

Los Alamos National Bank Brings More Students To Bradbury Science Museum

on April 13, 2018 - 4:53pm

Bradbury Science Museum Educator Mel Strong provides a science laboratory for freshman biology students from Espanola Valley High School. Photo by Andy Trottier

Francis X. Nava Elementary School teacher Mayo Rodriguez and students Marisol Naranjo, left, and Kaylene Coriz visit the Bradbury Science Museum. Photo by Andy Trottier


BSMA News:


Students from Espanola Valley High School and Frances X.

'The Short History Of The Long Road' To film In NM

on April 13, 2018 - 4:49pm
NMFO News:
SANTA FE  New Mexico Film Office Director Nick Maniatis announced today that the independent feature "The Short History Of The Long Road," produced by Bicephaly Pictures in association with Lunacy Productions and Relic Pictures, will begin principal photography in Albuquerque from mid-April through mid-May. 

"I'm proud to welcome another great independent feature to New Mexico," Film Office Director Nick Maniatis said. "New Mexico's deep base of talent, infrastructure and our strong incentives continue to help us attract independent films to New Mexico." 

The production will

Scenes Of Don Taylor’s Photography Grand Reopening

on April 13, 2018 - 7:40am

Don Taylor's Photography celebrated its grand reopening Wednesday night. The photography studio moved to 181 Central Park Square, next door to Origami Restaurant. The Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce hosted the celebration as part of its Chamber Business After Hours program. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Don Taylor, center, chats with guests Wednesday in his new space at 181 Central Park Square including Mike Lippiatt, left, of Plateau Property Management. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/

Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce Manager Ryn Herrmann, left, and Los Alamos County Legal

McQuiston: Uber & Insurance: How You Are Covered

on April 13, 2018 - 7:27am

The Jemez Agency

So I got a call from someone interested in being an Uber driver and he wanted to know how he was covered for car insurance.

I told him his current policy does not provide coverage while he is driving someone for a fee. But it got me interested how people are covered when they are driving for Uber. So off to their website I went and here is what I found.

App on ... While you’re waiting for a request

While you’re online with Uber before you accept a request, you are covered by our insurance policy for your liability to a third party if you are in an

This Week At The Reel Deal

on April 12, 2018 - 10:42am

BLM Announces Call For Nominations To Wild Horse And Burro Advisory Board

on April 11, 2018 - 1:27pm
BLM News:
WASHINGTON, D.C.  The Bureau of Land Management is issuing a call for public nominations to fill three positions on its national Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board.  
Nominations are for a term of three years and are needed to represent the following categories of interest: public interest, wild horse and burro advocacy, and veterinary medicine.

The Advisory Board advises the BLM, an agency of the Department of the Interior, and the U.S.