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NWS: Today’s High Near 45; Tonight’s Low Around 31

The National Weather Service forecasts today’s high in Los Alamos near 45 with a 40 percent chance of snow showers before 8 a.m., then a chance of rain and snow between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. and a chance of rain showers after 11a.m., otherwise, mostly cloudy. Tonight’s low around 31. Courtesy/NWS

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LAHS Class Of 1969 Donates To J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Committee Scholarship

From left, Class of 1969 Alumni and educator Yvette McFarland, Class of 1969 Alumni Abel Chavez, J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Committee (JROMC) Scholarship Chair Alison Pugmire, Class of 1969 and educator Shelley Roberts and JROMC Treasurer Ron Wilkinson hold up a $7,000 check donated to the JROMC Tuesday morning at the Los Alamos History Museum. The class of 1969 donated the money to establish a scholarship for students planning to pursue a degree in education. Photo by Kirsten Laskey/ladailypost.com
 

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The Los Alamos High School Class of 1969, which celebrated its 50th


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Explore Event Horizon Telescope Image Of Black Hole

Join George Wong at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8 in the Los Alamos Nature Center Planetarium to explore the Event Horizon Telescope’s image of a black hole and what scientists have learned from it. In addition to this talk, PEEC will show the full-dome film ‘EXPLORE’ at 2 p.m. Nov. 9 Saturday in the planetarium. Courtesy/PEEC
 
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In April 2019, the Event Horizon Telescope released the first-ever direct image of a “black hole shadow,” which opened the door to an exciting new phase of scientific discovery.
 
Join George Wong at 7 p.m., Friday, Nov. 8 in the Los Alamos Nature Center

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LAPS Thanks Voters For Passing School Bond

Superintendent Kurt Steinhaus thanks community ‘for investing in the future of our students and our schools’. Courtesy/LAPS

From Los Alamos Public Schools:

Los Alamos voters: thank you for voting to pass the $20 million general obligation bond (GOB) for Los Alamos Public Schools! 

Money raised by the GOB will primarily be used to refurbish and improve Chamisa and Piñon elementary schools.

“Improving our facilities is an important part of providing students with a quality education,” LAPS School Board President Ellen Ben-Naim said.

Over the past 10 years, Los Alamos Public


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Correction: Discoveries Action Team Meets Nov. 21

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The next monthly meeting of the Discoveries Action Team (DAT) is 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21 in Council Chambers at 1000 Central Ave.

This month, the only item on the agenda is for the Place-Making and Place-Marketing subgroups to gather and work on their projects.

New members interested in joining the team are invited to come to the meeting and observe the work of the subgroups. Project champions will be available to network with new members and help them learn more about the projects in progress. Participants are asked to bring their own lunch.

Those who attend will hear


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Scenes From DNCU Annual Coat Drive Pickup

Del Norte Credit Union staff gathered Tuesday for the first pick up of the annual Coat Drive at DNCU in Los Alamos, from left, Tera Adams, Lisa Zuhn of Juvenile Justice Advisory Board, Anne Kain, Mandi George and Linda Martinez. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Mandi George of DNCU gathers coats for pickup. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com

Linda Martinez and Lisa Zuh, display a tiny coat donated to help keep a child warm. Photo by John McHale/ladailypost.com


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Scenes: Xi Nu Chapter Of Beta Sigma Phi Craft Fair

Xi Nu Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi held its 34th Annual Craft Fair Saturday. Jeweler Bettina Hehlen, right, was among the venders at the Fair. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
A customer checks out yarn at one of the booths. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Skip King decided to put his wine cork collection to good use as holiday crafts of many kinds. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
 
Customers examine quilts at the Fair. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com

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