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Luz del Mundo carries out mass baptisms

Despite the incarceration of their spiritual leader on sex abuse charges, the 1.5-million-strong Guadalajara-based Luz del Mundo evangelical church is not struggling to find new adherents.

Young lakeside piano prodigy captures illustrious state prize

Lakeside musical prodigy Saúl Ulises Ibarra Ramos was among seven exceptional young men and women honored with the 2019 Jalisco Youth Award, presented at a ceremony held in Guadalajara Monday, August 12, International Youth Day.

Del Toro assists math whizzes

A group of Mexican students won a silver medal, three bronze medals and two honorable mentions at the International Mathematics Olympiad held recently in London.

Del Toro defends Mexican immigrants at ceremony

Guadalajara-born filmmaker Guillermo del Toro didn’t mince his words when he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Tuesday.

Development at El Cielo halted

Tlajomulco Mayor Salvador Zamora symbolically slaps a closure order on the sales offices of the second development stage of El Cielo, the upper-middle class subdivision that hugs the perimeter of the Primavera Forest between El Palomar and Santa Anita, and also includes a golf course.

Luz del Mundo faithful soldier on

The Luz del Mundo (Light of the World) temple in Guadalajara’s Colonia Hermosa Provincia has been inundated with faithful this week as church members from around the world converge to celebrate their yearly Holy Convocation.

Mariachi Festival aims for folk dance world record

The tradition of creating a new Guinness record during each edition of Guadalajara’s International Mariachi Festival will continue at this year’s bash.