Last updateFri, 19 Jul 2019 11am

Drugstore chain opens 8 metro-area stores

The first branches of a nationwide budget pharmacy chain have sprung up in Guadalajara, with 40 set to open across Jalisco in the next 18 months.

Self combustion near El Tapatio hotel

A bus full of workers returning home from their shift at the Honda plant in El Salto burst into flames on the Chapala highway  Monday, January 9.

Hysterical parents keep kids away from school

Parents kept their kids away from school early this week in the wake of a false, quickly spreading rumor that drug gangs were planning to kidnap students.

Exchange house manager shot resisting robbery

The manager of a small money exchange outlet on Avenida Rafael Sanzio in Guadalajara’s Colonia La Estancia was shot to death after he resisted an attempted robbery over the December holiday.

Firearms celebration has tragic finale

A young man’s life ended this weekend when he stepped out of his house with some friends during the New Year’s celebrations in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Carpool lane plan may help unclog city arteries

Congested commuting avenues such as Vallarta, Lázaro Cárdenas, Patria, López Mateos, and the Periférico are being tagged by transportation chiefs as possible beneficiaries of a carpool, or high occupancy lane.

IMSS invests in cancer equipment

The Instituto Mexicano de Seguro Social (IMSS), the government-run health care provider, is investing 354 million pesos (26 million dollars) in state-of-the-art cancer fighting equipment at the oncology department, located in Hospital de Especialidades at the Centro Medico de Occidente in Guadalajara.