- 24 percent of 4th graders scored proficient or above in reading
- 24 percent of 8th graders scored proficient
On the job in Los Alamos is Dr. Reed Canon of High Mesa Dental Arts with his new high-tech dental device recently at his White Rock location. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade. Photo by Jenn Bartram at ladailypost.com
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Dr. Reed Canon of High Mesa Dental Arts recently discussed the advantages of the new technology offered at both Los Alamos and White Rock locations.
High Mesa Dental Arts now provides CEREC®, a high-tech dental device that allows the patient to go from diagnosis to walking out of the office with their new crown in place, all in the same day.
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From left, President and Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Financial Services Corp. Jim Lally, Jay Johnson of Los Alamos National Laboratory and Enterprise Bank & Trust Regional President Liddie Martinez chat together at a special gathering of EB&T executives, directors, shareholders, New Mexico Advisory Board members and clients held Thursday evening, Oct. 24, at the Los Alamos Nature Center on Canyon Road. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com
From left, Los Alamos Chamber of Commerce Director Ryn Herrmann, EB&T President Scott Goodman and his wife Terri
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If you’ve watched any college football over the past several years, you’ve probably seen multiple commercials from a certain insurance company that likes to show an imaginary college professor walking an individual through a building containing exhibits that represent different claim situations.
The commercials show what happened while the professor narrates, then at the end of the story he states, “we covered it”.
Although many of these claim scenarios appear to be unusual, they would likely be covered by any personal
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October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, is the busiest time of the year for the Mammography Department of Los Alamos Medical Center, according to the mammography staff.
But this year, they expect to be even busier in the
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Udall, Kaine: Resolution To Reinforce U.S. Leadership In Peaceful Use Of Space & Technology Innovation
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This quilt created by Xi Nu lifetime member and professional quilter Alice Garcia will be raffled at the craft fair Saturday at Crossroads Bible Church. Courtesy photo
The Xi Nu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi will host its 32nd annual craft fair this weekend.
Four of the local Beta Sigma Phi chapters will be represented at the event, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2 at the Crossroads Bible Church, 97 East Road.
The event includes more than 35 vendors with their wares on display. There are new and returning vendors with art and crafters displaying jewelry, quilts, sewing, woodworking items,
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Toppers Norissa Valdez, Sophie Chadwick and Lidia Appell position themselves in the lead pack early in the race against Pojoaque Friday at the Los Alamos Golf Course. Photo by Blake W‘ood
Toppers Norissa Valdez and Sophie Chadwick lead a long line of runners a half mile into the race. Photo by Blake Wood
Freshman Jasmine Hornberger leads teammate Hannah Gartz a half mile from the finish. Photo by Blake Wood
Sophomore Norissa Valdez and freshman Sophie Chadwick ran most of the race together, leading the Hilltoppers in 2nd and 3rd places overall. Photo by Blake Wood
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Morrie Pongratz would be a wonderful addition to the Los Alamos School Board. I was honored to have the opportunity to work with Morrie for four years during my time in the Los Alamos High School Key Club.
As a timid first-year member, I felt more welcome in the club after interacting with Morrie’s warm and spirited personality. Each meeting, I noticed him in the back of the room, taking scrupulous notes and
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Call For Letters Of Interest: Replacement For Unexpired Term Of Sen. Carlos Cisneros Deadline Nov. 7
The Los Alamos County Council is seeking Letters of Interest from those interested in filling the unexpired term of State Senator Carlos Cisneros, who passed away recently.
The Council, together with the Commissions of Santa Fe, Rio Arriba and Taos Counties, has the responsibility of providing the Governor with the name of a recommended individual for the position.
They plan to take action on this matter at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12 at their Council meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 6:00 p.m. in Council Chambers. Letters of interest should include the individual’s name, address, job/organization
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Los Alamos High School Key Club Oct. 24 celebrating the 70th anniversary of the club’s founding, from left, Dimitri Lopez, Andrew Watson, Audrey Nolen, Victoria Nisoli, Isaac Ronning, Shena Han and Noah Lyons. Photo by Don Casperson
On Oct. 24, the Los Alamos High School Key Club celebrated the 70th anniversary of the club’s founding.
The members gathered together to eat cake and share the impact the club has on their lives:
“To me, Key Club means being part of an amazing whole whose benevolence improves not only the community, but the nation as
District 4 Voters,
I am writing this letter to ask that you first and foremost vote in the current election.
I am also writing to ask that you support Julia Baker for our LAPS District School board seat. She is the candidate most able to serve you well.
I held this seat and served as your school board member (secretary, vice president and president) in the past. I know how much work it takes to be an effective school board member. School board members attend multiple meetings a month (not just school board meetings and work sessions, but they also attend joint meetings
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