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NFIB/New Mexico Endorses Republican Candidate Lisa Shin For State Rep. Dist. 43

on September 18, 2018 - 4:46pm

Lisa Shin

NFIB News:

Lisa Shin of Los Alamos is officially endorsed for House Dist. 43 by the National Federation of Independent Business/New Mexico.

Its small business owners statewide appreciate her alignment with their issues, her willingness to run for this important position and, most importantly, believe she will be a good leader within the New Mexico House of Representatives.

NFIB will be promoting her endorsement on the state webpage and member communication including its signature New Mexico Voter Guide that is mailed to each and every member.

SVHsupport Renamed Anchorum St. Vincent

on September 18, 2018 - 6:17am
ASV News:
SANTA FE — Sept. 13, Santa Fe-based SVHsupport, one of the largest nonprofit charitable organizations in the State of New Mexico providing financial and strategic support to CHRISTUS St. Vincent, has announced the company’s new name – Anchorum St. Vincent – as it celebrates its 10-year partnership with CHRISTUS Health as the 50 percent community owner of CHRISTUS St. Vincent.


Anchorum also unveiled its new vision for serving as a nonprofit community health impact organization, improving the well-being and quality of life for the people of Santa Fe and northern New Mexico.

Business Breakfast With Chandler And Shin Sept. 20

on September 17, 2018 - 6:07am

ProjectY Cowork Hosts Networking Social For LANL Students And Postdocs 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27

on September 15, 2018 - 6:53am
Scene from gathering at projectY cowork Los Alamos in Central Park Square. Courtesy photo
Scene from gathering at projectY cowork Los Alamos in Central Park Square. Courtesy photo
projectY cowork News:
projectY cowork Los Alamos will host a Postdoc/Company Networking Social 4-6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, in its space at 150 Central Park Square in downtown Los Alamos.
In collaboration with LANL, this Networking Social will give LANL postdocs and students a chance to connect with local and regional employers.

New Mobile Food Truck Opens In White Rock

on September 14, 2018 - 5:51pm

New mobile food truck opens in White Rock. Courtesy photo

Courtesy photo


September is national better breakfast month and breakfast in White Rock just got a whole lot easier because of James Nelson and a new mobile food truck.

Nelson heads to work each day with more than another pay check to be earned, but with a sense of purpose that makes all the difference in the world.

“Food Is Love,” is not only the motto of his new food service truck, but the mission in his heart to not just serve others, but to give back to those that need it most.

Lujan Grisham And Morales Release Five-Step Plan To Strengthen NM Infrastructure; Create Jobs

on September 14, 2018 - 5:09pm
U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham
ALBUQUERQUE This morning, U.S. Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham and Howie Morales announced a plan to tackle New Mexico’s infrastructure needs, create jobs, make our roads safer, and build a strong economic backbone for the long term.
With clear strategies to leverage state revenues and private investment to deploy strategically to the most important projects, Michelle and Howie continue to demonstrate that they are prepared to tackle the biggest issues facing New Mexico’s communities and economy.
“To build a vibrant economy

Scenes From United Way 2018 Campaign Kick-Off

on September 14, 2018 - 2:58am

Chamber Director Ryn Herrmman attended the same college as Zia Credit Union CEO David Woodruff and presented him with a college cap during the 2018 United Way of Northern New Mexico Fundraising Campaign Kick-off Thursday evening at Fuller Lodge. The Chamber and Zia CU co-hosted the event, which was catered by La Cocina. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

UWNNM Board President Steve Boerigter jokes with the crowd. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

United Way Executive Director Mary Beth Maassen shares highlights of the 2018 fundraising campaign. Photo by Bonnie Gordon/

State Auditor Wayne Johnson Visits Daily Post

on September 14, 2018 - 2:51am

New Mexico State Auditor Wayne Johnson visits Thursday afternoon with some of the news team at the Los Alamos Daily Post. Johnson discussed the importance for government agencies to have regular audits to catch potential non-compliance issues early. Johnson was appointed to the position in December 2017 and previously served as a Bernalillo County Commissioner. He encourages anybody who suspects waste, fraud, or abuse in a government agency to report it by visiting or calling 1.866.OSA.FRAUD. Anonymous reports are accepted. From left, Reporter Kirsten Laskey, Johnson, Publisher

Land Commissioner Candidate SGR Visits Daily Post

on September 14, 2018 - 2:31am

House Dist. 43 Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard is running for Land Commissioner on the Democratic ticket and stopped by the Los Alamos Daily Post Wednesday afternoon for a visit. Post Reporter Kirsten Laskey is at left. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Karen Easton Joins Century Bank … New Branch Coming Soon To Los Alamos

on September 13, 2018 - 10:14am
Karen Easton visiting Monday at the Los Alamos Daily Post has joined Century Bank as vice president/branch manager for a branch coming soon to Los Alamos. Photo by Carol A. Clark/
Los Alamos Daily Post

Local resident Karen Easton has joined Century Bank as vice president/branch manager for a branch coming soon to Los Alamos.

“We are a full-service community bank with local expertise, delivering the latest in financial products and services,” Easton said.

This Week At The Reel Deal Theater

on September 13, 2018 - 7:54am

Governor Announces Intel Moving New Memory Technology Development To Rio Rancho

on September 12, 2018 - 7:42am
Gov. Susana Martinez
RIO RANCHO Monday, Gov. Susana Martinez announced that Intel Corporation is moving technology development for its 3D XPoint memory technology to its facility in Rio Rancho. The move includes the addition of over a hundred jobs at Intel’s Rio Rancho site.
“Since day one we’ve been committed to making New Mexico a great place to do business and now Intel is adding more jobs and bringing new opportunities to New Mexico,” Martinez said.

LACDC Examines New Platform For

on September 12, 2018 - 6:53am screenshot. Courtesy/LACDC




The Los Alamos community calendar,, will soon be getting a facelift. Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation, which manages the Los Alamos event website, is undergoing a process to upgrade the platform for navigation and usability.


This will make it easier for people to search the site and also upload their own organization’s events.


LACDC recognizes the current site is undergoing some technical issues and urges the public to be patient during this time, as well as the transition period. In the

County Discoveries Action Team Meets Sept. 20

on September 11, 2018 - 5:11pm


The next monthly meeting of the Discoveries Action Team is Thursday, Sept. 20 in the Pajarito Cliffs Site (PCS) Building 1 Conference Room.

Participants will meet 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and continue discussing ideas suggested by the Place-Making and Place-Marketing subgroups. Participants are asked to bring their own lunch. PCS is located just east of Entrada Business Park on N.M. 502 at the eastern edge of Los Alamos. The conference room inside Building 1 is on the south side of the main road just after entering the PCS site.

The Discoveries Action Team is a volunteer group

ProjectY Cowork Member Spotlight: Paramanandam

on September 11, 2018 - 7:24am

Karen Paramanandam of SunPower by Positive Energy Solar. Courtesy/Desert Gold Digital Media

projectY cowork News:

Long-time projectY cowork Los Alamos member Karen Paramanandam began working at projectY when the space opened in 2016. She is the business development manager at SunPower by Positive Energy Solar and works with residential and commercial clients to understand and find the best fit for their energy needs.

“I’ve been involved with projectY cowork almost since the founding of the space,” Paramanandam said.

What’s At Farmers Market This Week?

on September 10, 2018 - 4:09pm
Courtesy photo
What’s at the market this week?
Pig & Fig will be at the market with Chef/Owner Laura Hamilton's famous crossiants and coffee and a few other treats.
Also at market: Crumpackers quiches, pies and tarts. Gene with be at market will calzone type breads and fruit breads. Shure Bakery always has new and fresh baking ideas and items such as burritos, rolls, cookies, and sweets and more!
Meats will be Yak- Beef- Chicken- Turkey-Lamb- Apple Cider- Kettle corn if humidity permits; Sharpening Service, Roasted Green Chile a New Mexico Favorite

Supreme Court Rules Employer Must Pay Attorney Fees

on September 10, 2018 - 7:18am
SANTA FE The State Supreme Court has ruled that a Hobbs man’s employer must pay all of his attorney fees in a workers’ compensation dispute stemming from an accident when he was driving a truck hauling brine water to a drilling rig site.
In a 4-1 decision, the state’s highest court reversed a decision of a Workers’ Compensation Administration judge that had ordered the worker, Casey Baker, to pay half of the $42,925 in attorney fees awarded in the case. The other half is to be paid by Baker’s employer, Endeavor Services Inc.

Santa Fe Imaging Opens Facility In Los Alamos

on September 9, 2018 - 9:32am

Walmart Associates In NM Share $1.6 Million In Bonuses

on September 9, 2018 - 7:53am
ALBUQUERQUE Thursday more than 915,000 Walmart U.S. associates across the country are receiving a share of more than $200 million in cash bonuses based on their stores’ Q2 performance.
The bonuses are included in associates’ Sept. 6 paycheck.
Walmart associates earn quarterly bonuses as part of an overall incentive plan designed to reward associates whose stores achieve sales and customer service goals. In total, hourly associates in New Mexico earned more than $1.6 million in Q2 bonuses. These bonuses come on the heels of the best performance for Walmart U.S. in

On The job In Los Alamos: At Hartway & Breshears

on September 7, 2018 - 4:12pm

On the job in Los Alamos this afternoon is C.P.A. and Tax Manager Yang ‘Jenny’ Jin at Hartway & Breshears, CPAs, LLC at 1350 Central Ave., Suite 301. Photo by Carol A. Clark/

Scenes From Los Alamos Farmers Market Thursday

on September 7, 2018 - 10:00am

Los Alamos resident Dorothy Crawford checks out fresh products available Thursday at the Los Alamos Farmers Market in the Mesa Public Library parking lot on Central Avenue. The local market opened in 1970 to provide the community with fresh fruits, vegetables and other foods and goods and to support local growers and producers. The market opens 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each Thursday. For more information, email Manager Cindy Talamontes at or call 505.929.6579. Follow the market on Facebook. Photo by KayLinda Crawford/

Scene from the Los Alamos Farmers

Council Approves Land Sale For New Starbucks

on September 6, 2018 - 4:25pm
A new Starbucks is plannedfor development at 20th Street near Trinity Drive, across from Ashley Pond Park. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/​
Los Alamos Daily Post
The lines at the current Starbucks on Central Avenue and in Smith’s Marketplace too long? Local caffeine lovers may have a third Starbucks to turn to and this new coffee shop is planned to have a drive-thru.
In a 6-1 vote, Los Alamos County Council approved the sale of a parcel of land to Verdad Real Estate during its regular meeting Aug. 28 in Council Chambers.

Metzger’s Do it Best® Hardware Earns National Recognition As Top Home Improvement Store In New Mexico

on September 6, 2018 - 8:48am

Metzger’s leaders receiving their recognition, from left, Metzger’s Los Alamos Manager Frank Sandoval, Metzger’s General Manager David Jolly, Do it Best Territory Manager and loyal Metzger’s customer Mike Haynes and Metzger’s White Rock Manager Charlie Hoffine. Courtesy photo


Another successful year of serving the community has put Metzger’s Do it Best® Hardware in exclusive company within the independent home improvement industry.

Hardware + Building Supply Dealer (H+BSD), a national publication covering the hardware industry, named Metzger’s Hardware its 2018 Hardware All

Dave’s Sports Barbershop Gets A Facelift

on September 6, 2018 - 7:43am
Barbers, from left, Dave Patterson, Dakota Patterson and Greg Casados work on happy customers, from left, Tyler Nakaoka, Jacob Verburg and Frazier Hansell at the newly remodeled Dave's Sports Barbershop in Central Park Square. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Loren Maes works on Paige Patterson, Dave's daughter. Four barbers were at work during this visit to the barbershop. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Los Alamos Daily Post

Dave Patterson has owned Dave’s Barbershop in Central Park Square for nine years.