MARGARET KOOK-SUN CHAN Dec. 24, 1946 – Oct. 24, 2019
Margaret Kook-Sun Chan, 72, of Rancho Cucamonga, CA, formerly of Los Alamos, NM, died peacefully on Thursday, October 24th at City of Hope Hospital in Southern California after a long but courageous battle with cancer.
Born in Guangzhou, China in 1946, she moved to Hong Kong and graduated from the Chinese University of HK. She then immigrated to the United States and received a Master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1975. There she met her loving husband and started a family.
In her 40’s, she returned to school and obtained a degree
The FBI and Los Lunas Police Department are looking for a man who robbed a credit union branch in Los Lunas.
The robbery occurred at approximately 4:20 p.m., Tuesday at Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union at 2700 Palmilla Road NW.
The suspect is described as male, approximately 5’8” to 5’10” tall, with brown hair and a medium build. He wore glasses, a black hat, a tan sweater, black pants, and black shoes with white soles.
The suspect entered the credit union and demanded money from a teller, threatening to harm the employee if he or she did not cooperate. The teller
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I am a member of the LAPS School Board and I endorse Christine Bernstein for the LAPS School Board (District 3 Aspen).
Christine has been an active, in-the-classroom teacher for over 20 years, including several years in Los Alamos Public Schools, giving her an expertise in areas that distinguish her from her opponent. If elected, Christine would be the only Board member also actively teaching students.
As a teacher, she has the knowledge and the skills to work effectively with other Board members, lead committees, and make real
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Smith’s has resumed accepting Visa credit cards effective today. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
Smith’s Food & Drug Store in Smith’s Marketplace in Los Alamos confirmed this morning that the chain has resumed accepting Visa® credit cards.
“Effective today we are accepting Visa credit cards again,” Store Manager Isaac Chavez said.
The Los Alamos and White Rock stores also accept Mastercard, American Express, Discover and all debit and HSA cards.
Smith’s stopped accepting Visa credit cards in April
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The Topper Football team bursts onto Sullivan Field Friday night to play against the Capital Jaguars in their final home game for the 2019 season. The Jaguars scored early and often to shut out the Toppers 54-0. The Jaguars neutralized the Topper offense and defense to win the contest in 3 1/2 quarters. The Toppers will play their final game this Friday night when they travel to Albuquerque to play the Del Norte Knights in Milney Stadium. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com
Quarterback Jose Salazar throws a pass to Tyler Weiss in the first quarter as Devin Mayfield provides pass protection. Photo
I have recently been elected to the Board of Directors of the Los Alamos Retirement Community (LARC), which comprises the Sombrillo and Aspen Ridge facilities in Los Alamos.
Our management company informed us at our September meeting that annual liability insurance costs rose 77 percent in July, and the corresponding deductibles rose 900 percent, and that these increases are unsustainable.
These increases seem to be attributable to the high degree of litigation occurring in New Mexico. While steps are being undertaken
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Daily Postcard: The young black bear that first began frequenting the developed area in Frijoles Canyon at Bandelier National Monument a few years ago is now grown and a mom with two cubs of her own. The park hopes she will teach her offspring the necessary wariness of humans that she learned only through several years of adverson techniques applied by diligent park rangers. Remember the survival of any wildlife, especially large wildlife like bears, in any park is largely dependent upon us, the park staff and the visitors. Never feed wildlife or leave food where animals can get it. The lives and
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- Session 1) Monday, Nov. 4, 12 noon, at White Rock Senior Center in the lunchroom; and
- Session 2) Tuesday, Nov. 5, 12 noon at the Ehart Senior Center/Los Alamos, in the lunch room.
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Los Alamos County Traffic and Streets Division of Public Works will be closing the interior west and east bound lanes in the location of 3055 Trinity Dr. Friday, Nov. 1.
Work will commence at 8:30 a.m. and should be completed by 4 p.m. Friday.
Crews will be repairing a re-occurring pothole in that location.
Vehicle traffic is urged to slow down and follow all traffic control devices. Pedestrian traffic should be aware of equipment in the area.
Please watch for crews working within the roadway.
Any concerns or questions should be directed to Scott Halder, Streets
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