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New police chief takes charge

Raúl Valencia Saucedo, a retired lieutenant colonel of the Mexican Army Infantry, was sworn in Wednesday, February 20 as the new Commissar of Chapala’s Public Security Department (DSP).

Two bodies found in Chapala

The lifeless body of a homeless Chapala woman around 35 years of age was discovered early Tuesday, February 19 on the patio set off Avenida Hidalgo near the west of the Malecón where she customarily slept.

Island ceremonial site restored

Members of the Wixárika community from San Andrés Cohamiata in northern Jalisco were in Chapala last week to restore the Xiriki temple that stands at the apex of the Isla de los Alacranes.

Political differences spawn expat dust-up

Police were called to the Chapala Malecón early Monday, February 11 to break up an altercation between a U.S. resident who is a staunch opponent of Donald Trump and several other expats who customarily gather there for coffee and conversation.

Political differences spawn expat dust-up

Police were called to the Chapala Malecón early Monday, February 11 to break up an altercation between a U.S. resident who is a staunch opponent of Donald Trump and several other expats who customarily gather there for coffee and conversation.