Recent Articles

Toys for Tots Spreads 7500 Smiles

Toys for Tots Spreads 7500 Smiles

| January 12, 2015 | Reply

Toys for Tots Spreads 7500 Smiles By: Jerry Lafferty There were smiles throughout the Bahia on the 1st day of school, January 7, as Toys for Tots deployed dozens of caravans to distribute toys to low income kids who might otherwise receive no gifts during the Christmas season. This year the lucky “Kings” or “Reyes” […]

Read More

International Writers’ Conference set for March 6-8

International Writers’ Conference set for March 6-8

| January 12, 2015 | Reply

International Writers’ Conference set for March 6-8 If there is a book inside you bursting to get out, the ninth Puerto Vallarta Writers’ Conference will be the place to release it. The joint venture of Puerto Writers Group and Biblioteca Los Mangos on March 6-8 weekend at the library will concentrate on helping writers get […]

Read More

Honda Motor Co. fined record $70 million in US

Honda Motor Co. fined record $70 million in US

| January 12, 2015 | Reply

Honda Motor Co. fined record $70 million in US The Japanese automaker Honda has agreed to pay a record amount in fines to the US government for failing to report thousands of customer complaints of injury and death since 2003. Honda Motor Co. will pay $70 million in penalties for failing to report over 1,700 […]

Read More

Teeth and Bones: Mass Abduction Reveals a Decaying Mexican State

Teeth and Bones: Mass Abduction Reveals a Decaying Mexican State

| January 1, 2015 | Reply

Teeth and Bones: Mass Abduction Reveals a Decaying Mexican State The close-up images show a handful of black teeth sifted out of leftover ash, and bits of charred bone picked from a landfill not far from Iguala. There are also shots of plastic bag scraps that washed up on the banks of Río San Juan. […]

Read More

Peña Nieto Positive About Second Meeting with Families of Missing Students

Peña Nieto Positive About Second Meeting with Families of Missing Students

| October 31, 2014 | Reply

Peña Nieto Positive About Second Meeting with Families of Missing Students MEXICO CITY – Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto has given a positive response to the proposal of a second meeting with the families of 43 students who disappeared in the southern state of Guerrero, presidential spokesperson Eduardo Sanchez said. It would be the second […]

Read More

Se proyecta este viernes el documental “Trazando Aleida”, sobre la “Guerra Sucia” en México

Se proyecta este viernes el documental “Trazando Aleida”, sobre la “Guerra Sucia” en México

| October 31, 2014 | Reply

Se proyecta este viernes el documental “Trazando Aleida”, sobre la “Guerra Sucia” en México • La búsqueda de activistas desaparecidos en los setenta, se revive bajo la dirección de Christiane Burkhard Dentro del ciclo “El Cine Mexicano se ve”, este viernes 31 de octubre a las 17:00 horas, se presenta el documental “Trazando Aleida” de […]

Read More

American Legion and Navy League Announce Oktoberfest 2014

American Legion and Navy League Announce Oktoberfest 2014

| October 29, 2014 | Reply

American Legion and Navy League Announce Oktoberfest 2014 Whether you are a newcomer to the region or have called the Banderas Bay your home for many years it is always great to meet new people and contribute positively to our community. On November 12th (6pm to 9 pm) the Navy League and American Legion are […]

Read More

One Extra Day In The Hospital Cuts Readmission Rates And Reduces Patient Deaths

One Extra Day In The Hospital Cuts Readmission Rates And Reduces Patient Deaths

| October 29, 2014 | Reply

One Extra Day In The Hospital Cuts Readmission Rates And Reduces Patient Deaths • Columbia Business School research shows a 22 percent drop in pneumonia deaths and a 7 percent decline in readmissions for heart failure NEW YORK, Oct. 28, 2014 / – With penalties rising in 2015 for hospitals with high Medicare readmission rates, […]

Read More

Mexico: Needless Suffering at End of Life

Mexico: Needless Suffering at End of Life

| October 29, 2014 | Reply

Mexico: Needless Suffering at End of Life Enforce Law Guaranteeing Pain Relief (Mexico City) – Tens of thousands of patients with terminal illnesses in Mexico suffer unnecessarily from severe pain and other symptoms because they cannot access adequate end-of-life care, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. The 122-page report, “Care When There […]

Read More

ACT II ENTERTAINMENT is celebrating its two year anniversary!

ACT II ENTERTAINMENT is celebrating its two year anniversary!

| October 28, 2014 | Reply

ACT II ENTERTAINMENT is celebrating its two year anniversary! Puerto Vallarta, October 27, 2014 Halloween has once again arrived and ACT II ENTERTAINMENT is celebrating its two year anniversary! On Halloween night, there will be a 9 p.m. showing of the movie ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW with interactive actors from the original production produced by […]

Read More

Participa Puerto Vallarta en el Segundo Encuentro Estatal de Cultura 2014 en Guadalajara

Participa Puerto Vallarta en el Segundo Encuentro Estatal de Cultura 2014 en Guadalajara

| October 27, 2014 | Reply

Participa Puerto Vallarta en el Segundo Encuentro Estatal de Cultura 2014 en Guadalajara El Instituto Vallartense de Cultura, participa en el Segundo Encuentro Estatal de Cultura Jalisco 2014, que se llevó a cabo en la ciudad de Guadalajara del 23 al 26 de octubre. Esta reunión es organizada por la Secretaría de Cultura Jalisco con […]

Read More

African Lions Rescued from Mexico

African Lions Rescued from Mexico

| October 27, 2014 | Reply

African Lions Rescued from Mexico Eleven exotic animals including African Lions and other large carnivores were transferred from Mexico to The Wild Animal Sanctuary in Colorado after the animals were confiscated from illegal or abusive situations. The Lions and other carnivores made the 1,700 mile journey to The Wild Animal Sanctuary where they will be […]

Read More

IFC Opens the Season with Brunch at Casa Fantasia

IFC Opens the Season with Brunch at Casa Fantasia

| October 27, 2014 | Reply

IFC Opens the Season with Brunch at Casa Fantasia by Janie Albright Blank he summer seems to have flown by and the International Friendship Club (IFC) has a host of new activities in the works.  To start off the 2014-2015 Season the IFC is hosting a Brunch at Casa Fantasia on Tuesday November 11, 2014 […]

Read More

Conciencia y diversión en la Carrera con causa “Moverte te Salva”

Conciencia y diversión en la Carrera con causa “Moverte te Salva”

| October 27, 2014 | Reply

Conciencia y diversión en la Carrera con causa “Moverte te Salva” • El resto del mes de octubre se contará con módulos de información sobre el cáncer de mama, conferencias y una marcha En este mes de la lucha contra el cáncer de mama el Instituto Municipal de la Mujer continúa con las actividades para […]

Read More

Canadian Totem Pole is Re-Inaugurated in Chapultepec Park

Canadian Totem Pole is Re-Inaugurated in Chapultepec Park

| October 27, 2014 | Reply

Canadian Totem Pole is Re-Inaugurated in Chapultepec Park The Undersecretary for North America, Sergio Alcocer; Assistant Deputy Minister for North America, Consular Services, Security and Emergency Management of Canada, William Crosbie; Canada’s ambassador to Mexico, Sara Hradecky; and Mexico City officials, led by Mayor Miguel Mancera, re-inaugurated the Canadian totem pole located in the first […]

Read More

IOM Works with Puerto Vallarta, Mexico to Combat Child Trafficking

IOM Works with Puerto Vallarta, Mexico to Combat Child Trafficking

| October 27, 2014 | Reply

IOM Works with Puerto Vallarta, Mexico to Combat Child Trafficking Mexico – IOM Mexico (International Organization for Migration) has established an editorial committee to review an Assessment Study on Trafficking in Children for Sexual and Labor Exploitation in the municipality of Puerto Vallarta, a popular tourist destination on Mexico’s west coast. The project is a […]

Read More

Bajo arresto 58 automovilistas en operativo Salvando Vidas

Bajo arresto 58 automovilistas en operativo Salvando Vidas

| October 26, 2014 | Reply

Bajo arresto 58 automovilistas en operativo Salvando Vidas • Los oficiales realizaron 20 folios a conductores que arrojaron resultados de 25 a 40 grados de alcohol e infraccionaron a dos motociclistas que fueron detectados sin casco protector y sin documentación del vehículo Este fin de semana la Subdirección de Vialidad, a cargo de Jesús José […]

Read More

Veterans and Remembrance Day 2014

Veterans and Remembrance Day 2014

| October 26, 2014 | Reply

Veterans and Remembrance Day 2014 Whether you´re visiting Mexico or making it your home, there are certain traditions you don’t want to lose. For many expats and members of American Legion Veteran’s Day is one of those traditions as is Remembrance Day (also known as Poppy Day or Armistice Day) is a memorial day observed […]

Read More

Atractiva campaña para visitar y promocionar el Centro Histórico de Vallarta

Atractiva campaña para visitar y promocionar el Centro Histórico de Vallarta

| October 26, 2014 | Reply

Atractiva campaña para visitar y promocionar el Centro Histórico de Vallarta • Recorridos y descuentos en las zonas de compra, gracias a cupones que podrán obtenerse en el portal y redes sociales de la Dirección de Turismo La Dirección de Turismo Municipal realiza una atractiva campaña para promocionar Puerto Vallarta con la intención de que […]

Read More

IFC Spanish Classes Resume November 4

IFC Spanish Classes Resume November 4

| October 26, 2014 | Reply

IFC Spanish Classes Resume November 4 by Janie Albright Blank The International Friendship Club (IFC) has offered Spanish classes from November until April for quite a number of years. They have been blessed to have a large classroom area and some amazing instructors. This year they have a new teacher, Adriana Bedolla. Adriana was born […]

Read More

Autoridades municipales y el Colegio Británico conmemoran el Día de las Naciones Unidas

Autoridades municipales y el Colegio Británico conmemoran el Día de las Naciones Unidas

| October 25, 2014 | Reply

Autoridades municipales y el Colegio Británico conmemoran el Día de las Naciones Unidas • Pronuncian mensaje de paz y unidad en el día de la ONU Una fiesta multicultural se vivió este viernes en el colegio Británico de Puerto Vallarta, con motivo de la conmemoración del Día de las Naciones Unidas, en la que participaron […]

Read More

2nd Annual Mexican Healthy Products Summit Puerto Vallarta, January 23-25, 2015

2nd Annual Mexican Healthy Products Summit Puerto Vallarta, January 23-25, 2015

| October 25, 2014 | Reply

2nd Annual Mexican Healthy Products Summit Puerto Vallarta, January 23-25, 2015 Top Mexican Buyers to Meet Healthy Products Companies in Puerto Vallarta, January 23-25, 2015 The 2nd annual invitation-only The Mexican Healthy Products Summit will connect Mexico’s major retailers with North American based healthy products companies that want to pursue new opportunities or expand distribution […]

Read More

Mexico’s Pemex Reports $11.02 Billion Net Loss in First 9 Months of 2014

Mexico’s Pemex Reports $11.02 Billion Net Loss in First 9 Months of 2014

| October 25, 2014 | Reply

Mexico’s Pemex Reports $11.02 Billion Net Loss in First 9 Months of 2014 MEXICO CITY – Mexican state-owned oil company Petroleos Mexicanos reported an $11.02 billion net loss in the first nine months of 2014, up 60.2 percent from the same period of last year. In its financial-results report covering the period up to Sept. […]

Read More

Governor quits over missing Mexico students

Governor quits over missing Mexico students

| October 25, 2014 | Reply

Governor quits over missing Mexico students The governor of the Mexican state of Guerrero has stood aside amid growing criticism. A police failure to explain the disappearance of dozens of students, and the deaths of six others, has led to repeated protests. The governor of Guerrero state, Angel Aguirre, said on Thursday it was time […]

Read More

Inci Belén nos necesita a todos, su madre pide ayuda

Inci Belén nos necesita a todos, su madre pide ayuda

| October 24, 2014 | Reply

Inci Belén nos necesita a todos, su madre pide ayuda • El 25 y 26 de octubre, eventos artísticos para recabar fondos para intervención quirúrgica Inci Belén Villegas, tiene ocho años de edad y padece una enfermedad crónica degenerativa en sus huesos llamada condromalacia que afecta principalmente a su crecimiento. Tiene 18 tumores y cada […]

Read More

Se realiza en Puerto Vallarta el XXXVII Congreso Nacional de Ingeniería Biomédica

Se realiza en Puerto Vallarta el XXXVII Congreso Nacional de Ingeniería Biomédica

| October 24, 2014 | Reply

Se realiza en Puerto Vallarta el XXXVII Congreso Nacional de Ingeniería Biomédica Con la presencia de expertos en ingeniería biomédica y estudiantes de todo el país, se llevan a cabo en esta ciudad los trabajos del XXXVII Congreso Nacional de esta especialidad. En representación del presidente municipal, Ramón Guerrero Martínez, la regidora Candelaria Villanueva Sánchez, […]

Read More

Mazda Begins Manufacturing the All-new Mazda2 in Mexico

Mazda Begins Manufacturing the All-new Mazda2 in Mexico

| October 24, 2014 | Reply

Mazda Begins Manufacturing the All-new Mazda2 in Mexico HIROSHIMA, Japan—Mazda Motor Corporation today announced that production of the all-new Mazda2 (Mazda Demio in Japan) has begun at Mazda de Mexico Vehicle Operation (MMVO), the company’s new plant in Mexico. Additionally, MMVO’s engine machining plant,* under construction since last year, has been completed and the plant […]

Read More

Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival Announces Their Lineup

Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival Announces Their Lineup

| October 24, 2014 | Reply

Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival Announces Their Lineup 19 acts including Cheap Trick, Jefferson Starship, Fabulous Thunderbirds, Foghat & Kansas. Los Angeles, California, October 23, 2014 The Vallarta-Nayarit Classic Rock Festival will be held December 11-15, 2014 with events taking place throughout Riviera Nayarit and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Supported by the Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit […]

Read More

Presente Puerto Vallarta en Foro Internacional sobre Bienestar en Animales de Compañía

Presente Puerto Vallarta en Foro Internacional sobre Bienestar en Animales de Compañía

| October 24, 2014 | Reply

Presente Puerto Vallarta en Foro Internacional sobre Bienestar en Animales de Compañía • Fue el único municipio de Jalisco que refrendó su interés y compromiso hacia el cuidado, trato ético y protección animal Puerto Vallarta estuvo presente en el Foro Internacional sobre Bienestar en Animales de Compañía, siendo el único municipio de Jalisco con representación […]

Read More

Mexican Reality Show “Lucky Ladies” Looks at the Lives of Rockers’ Wives

Mexican Reality Show “Lucky Ladies” Looks at the Lives of Rockers’ Wives

| October 23, 2014 | Reply

Mexican Reality Show “Lucky Ladies” Looks at the Lives of Rockers’ Wives MEXICO CITY – The new Fox Life reality show “Lucky Ladies” will show the world the private lives of women like Heydee Hofmann, Muriel Ebright, Esmeralda Palacios, Marichelo Puente, Andy Velazquez and Delia Lora, among other wives and daughters of rock stars. Some […]

Read More