Today's Features

  • 8.5.2017, Saturday

    9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The 2017 Places in the Past historic homes and buildings tour, featuring “Ghost Stories,” will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The tour features nine historic properties, each with its own story to tell of adventurous spirits and restless souls. Tickets are $25 per person. For more information, call 425-8803 or visit www.lvcchp.org.

  • 8.3.2017

    7 p.m.
    The monthly board meeting of the El Creston Mutual Domestic Water Consumers Association at 49 Mira Sol Road in the Ojitos Frios Ranches subdivision. The public is welcome to attend.

    9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • The breakfast and lunch menu for the Las Vegas/Pecos Senior Centers, with 2 percent milk served with all meals. Menu for July 31 to Aug. 4.

    Breakfast: Scrambled egg with potatoes and cheese, English muffin, and juice
    Lunch: Oven fried chicken, green beans, scallop potatoes, whole wheat roll, and apple

    Breakfast: Potato and egg burrito with cheese, juice, and salsa
    Lunch: Philly steak and cheese sandwich, baked French fries, broccoli, and diced cantaloupe


  • 7.30.2017

    5 p.m.
    Emi Arte Flamenco will perform a one- hour program at the Palms Ballroom, featuring a Flamenco guitarist, singer and two dancers. This event will conclude a month-long session of classes which are currently in progress at the Palms Ballroom sponsored by the Meadow City Academy of Music under the directorship of Ronald Maltais. Emmy Grimm (La Emi) has put together a show for Las Vegas. Tickets will be sold at the door. Admission is $10.


    7 p.m.

  • Submit your calendar items and notices to…

    • First Born program provides services to families in San Miguel and Mora counties. It is a free and confidential home visiting program. To learn more about the program, or to schedule an informational visit, call 454-1343.

  • 7.28.2017

    July 28 to Aug. 11

  • Missoula Children’s Theatre made its annual return to Las Vegas recently and once again thrilled audiences with their production. This year’s show, “Aladdin,” included dozens of local performers ranging in ages. After rehearsing for a handful of days, the group hit the stage on Saturday, July 14, in Ilfeld Auditorium in front of a packed house of proud family members.

    The children performed under the direction of Ryan Pierce and Julia Bourland. The theatre group has been traveling every summer to Las Vegas for more than 20 years.

  • The breakfast and lunch menu for the Las Vegas/Pecos Senior Centers, with 2 percent milk served with all meals. Menu for July 24 to June 28.

    Breakfast: Scrambled egg, croissant, yogurt, apple juice, and peanut butter
    Lunch: Teriyaki chicken, fried rice, vegetables, crackers, and peanut butter cookie

    Breakfast: Cereal, juice, English muffin and peanut butter
    Lunch: Beef and cheese red chile enchilada, pinto beans, Spanish rice, and vanilla pudding


  • 7.24.2017

    July 24
    The Las Vegas Municipal Court re-open on Monday, July 24.

    July 24
    The New Mexico Highlands University Swimming pool will be offering swim lessons for children ages four and older starting July 24. The lessons will run Monday through Thursday at 10 a.m. or 11 a.m. at a cost of $30 for eight lessons. Registration is currently taking place until Monday, July 24 before each session. For more information, call 454-3073.

    Upcoming & Ongoing

  • Ghosts,  — history ghosts — often pop up in my collection of “I wonder why I kept that.” Yes, I am a pack rat, and thankfully my kids continue to tell me not to throw anything away, particularly when it comes to our history as a family. I suspect that is why file cabinets were invented.