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Pena Nieto heads to Guatemala to discuss migration

Pena Nieto heads to Guatemala to discuss migration

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto will travel to Guatemala to meet it’s leader Jimmy Morales on June 5th and 6th, the Mexican president’s office said in a statement on Wednesday. The two Presidents agreed on the date in a phone

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Movies in Town – May 19 to 25

Movies in Town – May 19 to 25

Movies coming out this week Trailers below are for the latest movies. Click on the links below the videos to check out the rest of the movies playing in Mazatlan. Patriots Day – Gran Plaza  On April 15, 2013 Boston, Massachusetts,

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Javier Valdez planned to meet Netflix producers the day he was murdered

Javier Valdez planned to meet Netflix producers the day he was murdered

According to the  Excelsior newspaper, on the day of the assassination of the journalist Javier Valdez in Culiacan, he planned to meet with the producer of a British company hired by Netflix. The Netflix’s series called The Sunset of the Big Capos,

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Exxon is coming to Mexico…soon

Exxon is coming to Mexico…soon

Exxon Mobil Corp announced it will bring its Mobil-brand gas stations to Mexico, pumping $300 million in the coming decade as it seeks to gain a foothold in the country’s retail fuel market. Exxon expects to open its first service

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Tiger shark dies, shooters face justice…

Tiger shark dies, shooters face justice…

A Veracruz businessman’s son and his friends laugh as they shoot to death a ‘protected’ tiger shark in a shocking video which he has defended as ‘a sacrifice, not a killing’. The video shows the tiger shark being caught by

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Water interruption in Centro!

Water interruption in Centro!

Starting from Thursday May 18, potable water supply will be interrupted in Mazatlan Centro from 7:00 am and regular service will resume on Friday. Jumapan says that this water interruption is necessary to work on the Centro improvements and to install 8 water

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Could this be an “Appreciate Life” toy?

Could this be an “Appreciate Life” toy?

The Mexican toy brand Distroller and it’s Founder and Designer Amparo Serrano (“Amparin”) became famous for her artistic interpretation of the Virgin of Guadalupe, by marketing fashion items with colorful and quirky art. The Distroller Virgin is actually a cartoon version and uses

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Noroeste’s “digital” strike and other protests

Noroeste’s “digital” strike and other protests

Today Noroeste is on a digital strike not publishing ANY news at all as a protest for the assassination of 6 journalists just this year. The latest was Javier Valdez, murdered yesterday in Culiacan. As a tribute Noroeste ‘s Home Page was

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Construction Due dates info meeting – up date

Construction Due dates info meeting – up date

MEETING UPDATE! Location changed to Casa Haas, enter on Marianio Escobedo near the corner of Heriberto Frias! (near Hector’s Bistro.)   I’ve just been told by Alfredo Gomez Rubio of the Proyecto Centro Historico Mazatlan there is a meeting this

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Journalist Javier Valdez murdered in Culiacan

Journalist Javier Valdez murdered in Culiacan

Javier Valdez, an award-winning reporter who specialized in covering drug trafficking and organized crime was slain Monday in Culiacan, the latest in a wave of journalist killings in Mexico. Valdez is at least the sixth journalist to be murdered in

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Rodents go scurrying in Centro.

Rodents go scurrying in Centro.

No we are not talking about any politician or two-footed rats. Since the remodeling works started in the streets around the Mercado, the neighbors report a rodent infestation. Rats of all sizes started to run away and have been invading

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Sinaloa Communities just “discovered” by the Government

Sinaloa Communities just “discovered” by the Government

After a tour of the Choix (pronounced “Choice”) Municipality in Northern Sinaloa, Government authorities found out that there are 17 communities of indigenous Tarahumara people who have not been recognized and go without any benefit from State Social Programs. Hernán

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AirBnB  innovates with Mexico City tax

AirBnB innovates with Mexico City tax

Travelers who book accommodation through Airbnb will begin paying a 3% occupancy tax in Mexico City June 1.  The city signed an agreement Wednesday with the online accommodation booking service, which will collect the tax and remit it to the city

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Movies in Town – May 12 to 18

Movies in Town – May 12 to 18

Movies coming out this week Trailers below are for the latest movies. Click on the links below the videos to check out the rest of the movies playing in Mazatlan. King Arthur – Senderos/ Gran Plaza /Galerias / Platino / Gaviotas

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Cartel boss captured

Cartel boss captured

Mexican authorities captured one of the Sinaloa drug cartel leaders whose struggle for control of the gang following the re-arrest of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has set off a wave of violence. Known by the nickname “El Licenciado” – the Lawyer

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