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Local, Grammy-nominated composer returns home

Juan Pablo Contreras’s roots are deep in Guadalajara, where he was raised and continues to exert a strong influence, despite spending about a decade in the United States to pursue advanced musical studies on both coasts.


Fake bill detection app: helpful, not failsafe

The internet and your tech-savvy friends may be singing the praises of a smartphone application, BilletesMX, touted as a great tool for distinguishing genuine, new 200- and 500-peso bank notes from the counterfeit ones that have been popping up.

Brussels embraces Huichol culture

A famous, diminutive statue of a urinating boy in Brussels, Belgium was decked out in a special Mexican costume this week, as many nations around the world gave a nod to Mexican Independence.