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  • Senior Lunch Menu — Sept. 18, 2016

    The lunch menu for the Las Vegas/Pecos Senior Centers, with 2 percent milk served with all meals.

    MONDAY
    Chicken fettuccine, carrots and peppers with margarine, garlic bread, and yogurt

    TUESDAY
    Open face turkey sandwich, mashed potatoes with gravy, peas, and peaches

    WEDNESDAY
    Posole, calabacitas, salad with dressing, flour tortilla, and cookie

    THURSDAY
    Chicken strips, white cream gravy, augrautin potatoes, biscuit, and strawberry upside-down cake

  • Noticias - Sept. 18, 2016

    Submit your calendar items and notices to…
    mlopez@lasvegasoptic.com
    _______________

    • The Adoptive and Foster Spiritual Group meets from 6 to 8 p.m. every second and fourth Thursday at Our Lady of Sorrows religious education building. The group provides spiritual support to families with adopted and foster children. For more information, call Dolores Ortega or Savannah Montoya at 505-440-8686.

  • Que Pasa - Sept. 18, 2016

    9.18.2016
    SUNDAY

    4:30 p.m.
    Make a joyful noise concert featuring Our Lady of Sorrows’ 1885 Kilgen Pipe Organ will take place at the church. For more information, call Bonnie at 617-8471.

    Upcoming
    & Ongoing

    Sept. 23 to Sept. 25
    The 1981 Class Reunion from West Las Vegas will be Sept. 23 to Sept. 25. Contact Edye Lujan-Trujillo at 429-7929 for information.

    Sept. 24

  • Just a Thought: The best advice you have ever been given

    By Rick Kraft

    What is the best advice you have ever been given? Is this a hard question to answer with the single biggest piece of advice you have ever been given or are there several pieces of advice that come to your mind that you think are equally valuable?

    Do you take advice well? Or put another way, do you receive other’s wisdom openly?

  • Editorial Roundup - Sept. 18, 2016

    Compiled by The Associated Press
    The Dallas Morning News on the public having a right to medical records of presidential candidates (Sept. 12):
    The nation is about to elect one of its oldest presidents. On inauguration day, Donald Trump would be 70, the oldest president ever elected. Hillary Clinton would be 69, the second-oldest president, right behind Ronald Reagan.

  • Home sweet home

    Attitude is everything when it comes to building a winning program, and first-year Robertson head volleyball coach Stacy Fulgenzi likes what she sees in her young team.

    “They all have such great attitudes,” she said. “It’s so important ... There’s times we’ve already practiced two hours, and they want to stay longer. They all want to get better.”

  • Rapinoe takes knee

    The Associated Press

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — Megan Rapinoe knelt during the national anthem before a U.S. women’s national team match against Thailand on Thursday night.

    Rapinoe first knelt during the anthem Sept. 4 before a game with her National Women’s Soccer League team, the Seattle Reign. She said she wanted to express solidarity with San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who is not standing during the anthem to bring attention to racial inequality.

  • Looking Ahead - Sports - Sept. 18, 2016

    SUNDAY
    Soccer
    • NMHU women at Fort Lewis, noon, Durango, Colo.
    • Las Vegas Youth Soccer League games, 1:30 p.m., United World College, Montezuma

    MONDAY
    Football
    • Robertson JV vs. West Las Vegas, 4 p.m., Cardinal Stadium
    Soccer
    • Robertson JV girls vs. West Las Vegas, 3 p.m., RHS Field
    Volleyball
    • Memorial Middle School vs. Mora, 4 p.m., MMS gym
    • Valley Middle School at Peñasco, 4 p.m., Peñasco

    TUESDAY
    Soccer

  • Celebrating partnerships