Last updateFri, 14 Dec 2018 4pm

Pioneer advocate for children’s rights passes away

Rogelio Padilla Díaz, the founder of Movimiento de Apoyo a Menores Abandonados (MAMA), the highly respected organization that provides support for the legion of children and adolescents living and working on the streets of Guadalajara, died this week at the age of 62.

Democrats Abroad GDL to host voter drive/film screenings

The Guadalajara chapter of Democrats Abroad (DA) has programmed a series of events, beginning Sunday, January 28, that combine cinema with get-out-the-vote action – action with the primary aim of diluting U.S President Donald Trump’s congressional alliances vis-a-vis the Senate and House elections in November.

Guadalajara English-speaking congregations announce their Christmas worship services

At St. John Cristosomo Roman Catholic Church, the small English-speaking group will celebrate Mass Christmas morning (Monday, December 25) at 11 a.m. with Father Miguel Sención and seasonal songs with organ and violin accompaniment by the Valdivia family’s five-member orchestra. For details, call Sención, (cel) 331-749-1003. The church is near Sears in the Grand Plaza shopping mall at Vallarta and Lazaro Cardenas.