News by ‘BajaCitizen’

Valentine’s Day at Tailhunter’s on the Malecon

Enjoy a romantic dinner for 2 at Tailhunter’s… Package 1 Your choice of green salad or soup with Arrachera beef with rajas and potatoes or Chicken Salsa Verde with melted cheese and rice as main course and Strawberry/Cherry flan for dessert with a glass of...

Esthela Ponce elected mayor of La Paz

Preliminary election results from Sunday’s municipal and state elections in BCS are showing that La Paz once again has elected a woman for mayor. Esthela Ponce, the mayoral candidate from the PRI, is a strong-willed, no nonsense politician who has pledged to “clean up the...

Last Chance for February’s La Paz Ladies Luncheon

The La Paz Ladies Luncheon February edition will be held at Corazon Café, on the corner of Revolution and Constitucion, downtown La Paz on February 10th, 2011. All women are welcome. The meet and greet begins at 12:15 and Mexican and expat women business owners...

Battle of the Bands

Pelicanos Restaurante & Bar, KM14, El Centenario & Baja South Band will be presenting a Battle of the Bands Contest in conjunction with: GARFIO’S BAR – Marina Fidepaz and PAPAS & BEER – Plaza Vista Coral, on the Malecon in La Paz Commencing Wednesday, February 9th,...

February 7th – Constitution Day in Mexico Celebrated

February 5th in Mexico is Constitution Day, when the official announcement of the 1857 and 1917 constitutions is celebrated.  In order to make a long weekend, the first Monday in February, February 7th, will be a national holiday.  Banks, government offices and some businesses will...

Tenor Enrique Astorga back by popular demand!

After a huge performance back in November in front of a enthusiastic crowd, local Tenor Enrique Astorga is back by popular demand!  The show Remembering Agustín Lara featuring Tenor Jesús Enrique Astorga and accompanied by the Orquesta de Edgardo Zúñiga, will once again be performed...

Preliminary Election Results have Covarrubias Ahead

As of 10:00 pm on February 6th, preliminary election results are showing that former Comondu mayor Marcos Covarrubias (PAN) has a 10 point lead over his closet opponent Ricardo Barroso of the PRI in the election for Governor of BCS. The ruling parties candidate, Luis...

Voting Day in Baja California Sur

Voting stations in local schools, like the one above, were opened on Sunday for municipal and state elections here in Baja California Sur on February 6th, 2011.  Just under 420,000 citizens were elegible to vote in these elections for governor, mayors for BCS’s 5 municipalities...

No Alcohol on Election Day

The powers to be in La Paz have stuck to their guns and will NOT allow alcohol to be served from Saturday, February 5 starting at 10:00 pm until Monday, February 7th at 9:00 am.  There are municipal and state elections in Baja California Sur...

Cultural Tianguis – Sunday at 11:00am

This Sunday,the 30th, there will be Cultural Tianguis, like an open air market at Jardin Velasco, which is the park located in front of the Cathedral on 5 de Mayo, from 11:00am until 5:00pm. The market will have food and goods for sale and there...