Liddie Martinez Book Signing Events Nov. 17, 19, 22

Author Liddie Martinez
Española Valley


Author Liddie Martinez and Pajarito Press LLC invite the public to attend one of three events to hold in your hands this newly published book—The Chile Line: Historic Northern New Mexican Recipes—and to receive a signed copy of this beautifully illustrated, long-awaited cookbook.

Martinez is sharing her traditional farm-to-table recipes that have been handed down for centuries. Now these delicious dishes can be carried on by you and your family—just in time for holiday giving!


  • Sunday, Nov. 17, 2-4 p.m. at the Los Luceros historic


La Vista Pastor Appreciation Potluck And Hike Sunday

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La Vista Church News:
The community is invited to join La Vista Church,15 Grand Canyon Dr., Sunday Oct. 20, after 10:30 a.m. services to show Pastor Jeff Moore and his wife Lara just how much they are appreciated.
Bring a dish to share at the potluck lunch, then join in a fun (easy) hike. Sign up to bring a dish.


Scenes From Oktoberfest At Boese Brothers Brewery

These guys are ready for a thoroughly German party at the Oktoberfest Celebration Thursday at Boese Brothers Brewery in Central Park Square. The festivities continue starting at 2 p.m. today and include brats, beer and more! Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
Oktoberfest partiers line up for pretzels and brats on the lawn outside Boese Brothers Brewery Thursday in Central Park Square. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
Boese Brothers employees bring on the beer. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
Oktoberfest revelers gather Thursday inside


Boese Brothers Brewery Celebrating Oktoberfest

Boese Brothers Brewery hosts Oktoberfest event today and Friday. Photo by Sam Boese
Los Alamos Daily Post

The seasons are changing and that calls for a celebration! So, today and Friday the Boese Brothers Brewery is hosting an Oktoberfest event.

The celebration begins at 4 p.m. today and then again 2 p.m. Friday. The park next to the brewpub will feature a beer garden with grills serving up bratwursts, both meat and vegan, hot dogs, pretzels with beer cheese, potato salad, and corn on the cob.

Additionally, Boese Brewery and the Bathtub Row Brewery


Gala For Self Help Celebrates 50 Years Of Service

Self Help Inc. celebrates its 50th anniversary with a West Coast Food and Wine Tour Saturday at Trinity on the Hill Episcapal Church. Self Help is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting those in need in northern New Mexico. Since 1969, Self Help has provided consultation and advocacy, emergency financial assistance and seed money grants to residents of Los Alamos, northern Santa Fe, Rio Arriba and Taos counties. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/ladailypost.com
Self Help Director Maura Taylor, left, with previous director Ellen Morris Bond. Bond guided the organization for nearly


Scenes From GOP 2019 Constitutional Day Dinner

The 2019 Republican Party of Los Alamos annual Constitution Day Dinner draws a capacity crowd Saturday night at Cottonwood on the Greens. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Republican Party of Los Alamos Chair Bill McKerley welcomes the crowd and introduces guest speaker, Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Dr. Gavin Clarkson. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com

Senatorial candidate Dr. Gavin Clarkson presents a talk entitled, ‘Mix the Mortar to Fix the Border’. He explains that he is running for the U.S. Senate to be a champion for those whose voices are not heard in the


On The Job In Los Alamos: At Papa Murphy’s

On the job in Los Alamos recently is Lee Hollon of Papa Murphy’s Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza at 3801 Arkansas Ave. Ste. B. Hollen has been preparing pizzas at the local shop for the last three years. Learn more Papa Murphy’s Take ‘N’ Bake Pizza here. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade. Photo by Jenn Bartram/ladailypost.com


Liddie’s Traditional New Mexican Dishes: Sopapillas

Sopapillas. Photo by Liddie Martinez
Espanola Valley
After the summer has faded from memory and the harvest has been gathered, processed and tucked away for the winter, I begin unpacking the quilts, finding my sweaters, covering up the BBQ grill and bringing the cooking back indoors. Sopapillas are one of those delicacies that I do not attempt to make during the summer; it is just too hot to stand in front of a hot pan of oil for any length of time, but with cooler temperatures setting in, it is one of the first things I want to make.
Origins of Sopapillas can be