Last updateFri, 19 Jul 2019 11am

Protest outside governor’s mansion gets out of hand

Relatives of missing persons protested boisterously outside the Jalisco governor’s residence last Friday, causing some minor damage to the property and provoking a stern reaction from state authorities.

Calandria rides halted due to heat

Operators of horse-drawn carriages (calandrias) in the Guadalajara historic center have been forced to suspend their labors on three occasions so far this month due to the extreme heat. 

Iconic U.S. Food chain is back in city mall

Visitors to the Plaza Galerias in Zapopan may not have noticed that U.S. food outlet Hooters has returned to the mall after several years’ absence.

June sees 2 gay pride parades

As in previous years, two gay pride parades will take place in Guadalajara in June.

Gdl preps for the rains

With the start of the rainy season less than one month away, teams are spreading out across the metropolitan area to unclog scores of storm drains that have become blocked with sediment and garbage.