Last updateFri, 10 Aug 2018 3pm

Rocking with Religious Royalty

La Virgen de Zapopan, Jalisco’s number one religious patroness, will blow into Chapala on July 8 for an annual visit that invariably falls on the second Sunday of the month, just as the rainy season comes into full force.

Mundial madness

I wonder what newbie expats were thinking when they heard ear-splitting blasts of cohete rockets rip the air at mid-morning last Saturday.

In the dark

It’s the time of the year when the first hint of stormy weather gives fair warning that a power failure could occur at the drop of a hat.

Windshield Wiper woes

When the rains poured down on lakeside early last month I was dismayed to discover that my aging auto’s windshield wipers were on the fritz…again.