Last updateTue, 24 Apr 2018 5pm

Water shortages hitting Guadalajara neighborhoods

Water shortages in many zones of the Guadalajara metropolitan area are being put down to increased demand due to the excessively high temperatures, in addition to problems affecting supply via the old Atequiza canal that pumps thousands of gallons of H20 from Lake Chapala to the city every day.

Outcry as three UdG film students abducted in broad daylight in Tonala

A citizenry still reeling from two months of bloody internecine fighting between powerful cartels has been dealt another crushing blow their morale: the abduction in Tonala of three film students, scooped up off the streets after shooting a project for the Universidad de Medios Audiovisuales (CAAV).

City goes green for St. Paddy

The Irish Ambassador to Mexico and the country’s tourism minister took part in an (early) St. Patrick’s Day and Greening Day celebration in Guadalajara Sunday, March 10. 

Lafourcade to give free concert

Zapopan city hall is presenting a free concert featuring the popular Mexican singer Natalia Lafourcade, who recently sang at the 90th Academy Awards ceremony, interpreting the “Best Song” for the movie “Coco.”

BP opens third city gas station

Oil giant BP has opened its third gas station in the Guadalajara metropolitan area, at Periférico Poniente 1771, corner of Avenida Juan Palomar.

Mariachi Plaza dispute settled

Mariachi musicians may soon be strumming their guitarrones and blasting away on their trumpets in Guadalajara’s famous Plaza Mariachi.

Democrats to screen Koch documentary

The Guadalajara branch of Democrats Abroad will show the movie “Citizen Koch” (2013)  at the American Society of Jalisco (Amsoc) Sunday, March 25, 2 p.m.