Features http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/features/todaysfeatures en Weather - Feb. 10, 2016 http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/weather-feb-10-2016 <p> <strong>Wednesday</strong></p> <p> HIGH 67&deg; / LOW 29&deg;<br /> <br /> Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night &mdash;<br /> mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northwest wind around 10 mph.<br /> <br /> SUNRISE&hellip;SUNSET<br /> 6:53 a.m. to 5:37 p.m.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Thursday</strong></p> Fort Union Monument to host resume workshops http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/fort-union-monument-host-resume-workshops <p> Submitted to the Optic</p> <p> Fort Union National Monument, announces recruitment seminars at several local towns to acquaint local applicants with federal hiring websites and procedures.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p> <p> &ldquo;We are delighted to announce that we are recruiting for summer jobs performing maintenance and ruins preservation with the National Park Service. This is a great opportunity for local craftspeople and laborers to begin an exciting career with Las Vegas&rsquo; backyard national park&rdquo; said Superintendent Charles Strickfaden. &nbsp;</p> Que Pasa - Feb. 10, 2016 http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/que-pasa-feb-10-2016 <p> 2.10.2016<br /> WEDNESDAY<br /> <br /> 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.<br /> Carnegie Library Story Time takes place in the children&rsquo;s area of the library. All programs are free and open to the public.<br /> <br /> 2.11.2016<br /> THURSDAY<br /> <br /> 5:30 to 8 p.m.<br /> Noticias - Feb. 10, 2016 http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/noticias-feb-10-2016 <p> Submit your<br /> calendar items and notices to&hellip;<br /> mlopez@lasvegasoptic.com<br /> _______________<br /> &bull;Substance Abuse Groups meetings take place 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 713 Railroad Ave. Las Vegas. For more information, call 425-2687.<br /> <br /> &bull;The San Miguel Unit of the American Red Cross helps with any natural disaster and house fires. Persons interested in becoming a member are asked to contact Contact Connie Chavez at 425-6224. Meetings are at 6 p.m. every third Thursday in Faith Hall.<br /> Mora Community Calendar and Senior Lunch Menu - Feb. 7. 2015 http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/mora-community-calendar-and-senior-lunch-menu-feb-7-2015 <p> TUESDAY<br /> 4 p.m.<br /> The Rangers of Mora Middle School will take on&nbsp; Questa at home.<br /> <br /> THURSDAY<br /> 4 p.m.<br /> The Rangers of Mora Middle School will take on Valley in Ribera.<br /> <br /> 3:30 p.m.<br /> The Rangers and Rangerettes of Mora High School will face the Pe&ntilde;asco Panthers during these away games.<br /> <br /> FRIDAY<br /> 4 p.m.<br /> The Rangers of Mora Middle School will face the Pe&ntilde;asco Panthers at home.<br /> <br /> SATURDAY<br /> 10 a.m.<br /> Looking Back Feb. 7, 2015 http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/looking-back-feb-7-2015 <p> Friday, Feb. 4, 1966 &mdash; A big black cat, shipped from Fort Lee, N.J., to make its home here with the family it owns, Mr. and Mrs. William J. Bowman and children, who have moved here to make their home, arrived in Las Vegas with a stowaway, a tiny white mouse, in its shipping crate. The black cat, shipped air freight to Albuquerque in a wooden crate with air holes in it, was transferred to a truck in the Duke City and then shipped on to Las Vegas. It is not known when or where the stowaway mouse joined the black cat.</p> Celebrating their success http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/celebrating-their-success <img src="http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/sites/www.lasvegasoptic.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/02.07_mikesenagroup.jpg" alt="Students and staff at Mike “Mateo” Sena Elementary pose for a photo. They recently celebrated their success in improving their school grade from a “C” to a “B” with a pizza and root beer float party. They are proud to be part of the minority of schools in the state whose grade actually improved at a time when most school grades declined due to the introduction of the PARCC assessment. " title="Students and staff at Mike “Mateo” Sena Elementary pose for a photo. They recently celebrated their success in improving their school grade from a “C” to a “B” with a pizza and root beer float party. They are proud to be part of the minority of schools in the state whose grade actually improved at a time when most school grades declined due to the introduction of the PARCC assessment. " align="left" hspace="6" /> Weather Feb. 7, 2016 http://www.lasvegasoptic.com/content/weather-feb-7-2016 <p> <strong>Sunday</strong></p> <p> HIGH 49&deg; / LOW 21&deg;<br /> <br /> Sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the morning. Sunday night &mdash; mostly clear, with a low around 21.</p> <p> SUNRISE&hellip;SUNSET<br /> 6:56 a.m. to 5:34 p.m</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> <strong>Monday<br /> </strong></p> <p> HIGH 51&deg; / LOW 26&deg;<br /> <br /> Sunny, with a high near 51. Monday night &mdash; mostly clear, with a low around 26.<br /> <br /> SUNRISE&hellip;SUNSET<br /> 6:55 a.m. to 5:35 p.m.</p> <p> &nbsp;</p>