Last updateFri, 14 Dec 2018 4pm

US singer aids brigadistas

Alerted by smoke and a network of Facebook friends, famed mezzo-soprano Kimball Wheeler twice drove up a mountain near her home on Guadalajara’s south side to drop off supplies for people fighting the huge fire that raged in the Primavera Forest April 21 to 26.

The Primavera Fire: an inside view

The fire started on Saturday, April 21 with some illegal trash burning on the edge of the Bosque La Primavera Protected Area where I work.  By Monday morning, it was burning out of control in many locations and a very well organized response was underway.

Rocket fire at dawn ignites Holy Cross festivities

Nervous lakeside residents should not be alarmed to be roused from their sleep early Thursday, May 3 by a barrage of loud explosions.  It will simply be the signal for the start of celebrations held on the Feast of the Holy Cross.