Today's Features

  • Wednesday, Nov. 14

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    • San Miguel County Magistrate Court hours: Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The office will be open from 8 a.m. to noon on Fridays.

  • Sunday. Nov. 11
    The next RUIDO Indivisible Las Vegas monthly meeting takes place from 4:30 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. at the Old Town Mission Church at Chavez and Socorro. This meeting is open to the public. For information, call Jane Warsaw at 505-690-0590.

    Wednesday, Nov. 14

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

    Here are the menus for the week of Nov. 12 to Nov. 16.

    The Las Vegas/Pecos Senior Centers will be closed in observance of Veterans Day.

    Breakfast: Cereal and half a bagel with cream cheese.

  • Saturday, Nov. 10
    The American Association of University Women is sponsoring a community forum on the ground-breaking Yazzie v. State of New Mexico lawsuit. Hear expert guest speaker, Deputy Director of the Legislative Finance Committee, Charles Sallee, explain the lawsuit, which will change the way public schools are funded in New Mexico. The event is at 10:30 a.m. at the NMHU Student Union Building, Governance Room, or Room 320. For information, contact Barbara Casey at 505-454-1117.

    Saturday, Nov. 10-Sunday. Nov. 11

    • The “Sí Se Puede” group of Narcotics Anonymous meets at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday nights at 310 Mills Ave. Everyone is welcome. For information, call the NA helpline: 800-925-4186 or Frances at 575-815-8544.
  • Thursday, Nov. 8
    The  monthly  board  meeting  of  the  El  Creston  Mutual  Domestic  Water  Consumers  Association  will  be  held  at  7  p.m.,  49  Mira  Sol, Ojitos, Frios Ranches  Subdivision. The  public  is  welcome  to  attend. For information contact Cheryl Zebrowski at secretary@elcreston.org.

    Saturday, Nov. 10

  • The breakfast and lunch menu for the Las Vegas/Pecos Senior Centers, with 2 percent milk served with all meals. Here are the menus for the week of Nov. 5 to Nov. 9.

    Breakfast: Potato & egg burrito with cheese and salsa.
    Lunch: Beef & macaroni, California blend, garlic stick, and a cupcake.

    Breakfast: Cereal, half a bagel with cream cheese.
    Lunch: Posole with cubed pork, red chile sauce, calabacitas, a tortilla, and pudding.

  • Sunday, Nov. 4
    At 4 p.m., the Castañeda’s new tower sign — an exact replica per the 1898 drawings — will be hung. This is free to the public. See the Castañeda Facebook page for more details.

    Sunday, Nov. 4
    Meet Sen. Martin Heinrich, Rep. Ben Ray Lujan, Rep. Michelle Lujan Grisham and Secretary of State Maggie Toulouse Oliver at the Historic SERF Theater Hall  at 6 p.m. There is no cost to attend.

    Thursday, Nov. 8

    • If you are a non-profit or church and need volunteers on a regular basis, contact the San Miguel County DWI Office at 425-7998.
    • Substance Abuse Groups meetings take place 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 713 Railroad Ave. For information, call 425-2687.