Last updateFri, 15 Feb 2019 10am

Furious fiestas to honor beloved Virgin

Just as our heads had begun to clear and trembling pets emerged from their hiding places following Ajijic’s noisy San Andrés fiestas, the daily roar of fireworks has started up again, this time blasting out at the west end of the village, where the novenario honoring the revered Virgen de Guadalupe runs in full fury from December 4 through 12.

Parking controls beefed up

Chapala’s traffic department is cranking up strict enforcement of parking regulations, taking action against motorists who leave vehicles in restricted places and residents who put obstacles in the street to save parking spots.