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Movies Playing April 29 – May 05

The Mazatlan Messenger reviews this week’s movie selections including Captain America: Civil War starring Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., and Scarlett Johansson.

April 29, 1975

On this date the war between Vietnam and the United States ended after 15 years.

Lifeguards on Alert for “Mar de Fondo” High Waves

Mazatlán lifeguards are watching the beaches for the arrival of another “mar de fondo” ocean phenomenon.

No School Holiday for Día de los Niños this Year

Schools will be closed on Thursday, 5 de Mayo, for celebrations.

Thefts of Mangos Have Growers Concerned

The public security director stated his agents will patrol the orchards and asks the workers to also watch for thefts.

U.S. Senate Confirms Ambassador to México

By a voice vote on Thursday the United States Senate confirmed Roberta Jacobson.

Michoacán Will not be Held Hostage by SNTE

The head of SEP took the opportunity to criticize members of the SNTE who tried to disrupt the press conference.

IMF concerned over México’s Rising Debt

Because of the lower oil prices it is necessary for México to adjust its public finances.

2.5 Million Children between 5 and 17 Work in México

1.8 percent of the population between the ages of eight and 17 cannot read or write.

Introduction of Natural Gas in Sinaloa Delayed

Secretary of Economic Development predicted the inauguration could be delayed one or two months due to problems with the gas pipeline route in Sonora and Chihuahua.

Conjoined Twins Born in Mazatlán Die of Heart Attack

The heart was severely malformed providing insufficient oxygen for the two babies.

More Flights to Mazatlán in Upcoming Tourist Season

WestJet will fly to Mazatlán for ten months of the year instead of six in the 2016-17 winter season.

Police Chief Urges use of Technology for Neighbourhoods

Mazatlán’s Secretary of Municipal Public Security has called on residents to take advantage of modern technology.

Profits up at Wal-Mart de México

Wal-Mart de México (Walmex) reported that its net profit rose 30 percent on over last year during the first quarter.

México: Worst Trade Balance in 22 Years

In March the trade balance recorded a surplus of $155 million.