Last updateFri, 25 Sep 2020 8am

Six-million-dollar children’s shelter takes shape

A ground-breaking shelter in Guadalajara to care for mentally challenged children in Jalisco will be up and running in September, State Governor Emilio Gonzalez announced this week.

17 Tren Ligero accidents each month

Drivers in Guadalajara are advised to take special care when crossing the tracks of the Tren Ligero (city subway system), with an average of 17 accidents reported each month involving trains.

City launches Youth Olympics bid

Jalisco Governor Emilio Gonzalez this week launched Guadalajara’s official bid to host the Youth Olympics in 2018.

Tapatios roar for world’s loudest insult

Almost 5,000 people from various civic groups gathered in the Guadalajara  city center last weekend to create a new Guinness record for the loudest insult ever heard.

Sexual diversity to take pride of place

The 16th march of sexual diversity in support of the LGBT community takes place in Guadalajara’s city center on Saturday, June 23.