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Timely Response to the Rapid Growth of the City: Mayor Esther Ponce Beltrán

The Governor opened a new elementary school in Camino Real to meet the demands of the growing area. TBC   Offices, parks, community centers for 45% of the population Governor inaugurates new elementary school in Camino Real La Paz has been steadily growing over the past 10 years and for the most part, the southend of the city, out past the state university...

La Paz to Host the 2015 PATCO Triathlon Pan American Cup

Triathlon La Paz 2015 TBC La Paz will host the second edition of “The Moonlight Triathlon” Pan American Cup Triathlon La Paz 2015 on Saturday, March 21st, 2015. This incredible event is where triathletes swim and cycle in the daylight and cross the finish line running under the moon....

36 Modern Buses Have Been Delivered to La Paz

New buses have hit  the streets of La Paz. Mayor says better transportation means better quality of life for our community TBC With a fleet of new and modern buses that will provide a better standard of life for residents and visitors to La Paz, Mayor Esther Ponce Beltran gave the green light to...

There She Goes Again…Latest in La Paz Real Estate News

Kat bennet la paz pic By Susan Fogel Almost daily prospective sellers call me, asking me to talk to them about listing their home. And I say “home” and not house because to the seller, it is home. They have poured their dreams and money into making their piece of...

State Government will Continue with Downtown Construction Projects

Governor Covarrubias and Perez Ramirez checking out construction on Belizario Dominguez. TBC   Work has started on rebuilding Belizario Dominguez   The Secretary of Urban Planning, Infrastructure and Ecology for the State Government, Salvador Perez Ramirez, announced the start of the reconstruction of the street Belizario Domínguez along the stretch from 16 de September and 5...

Unexpected Stop in La Paz Helps Local Businesses

Carnival Miracle     Over 2300 tourists had the opportunity to engage in recreational activities along the malecón and downtown La Paz. TBC La Paz received an unexpected visitor to the port on November 5th. Carnival Cruises made an unplanned port of call at the Puerto de...

The Secretary of Health Stresses the Need to Continue Action Against Dengue

Spraying will continue to prevent dengue in the state.   During the week of November 3rd to the 10th, 171 new cases have been reported in BCS. Although weekly cases have decreased, preventative measures remain the same. TBC Although the presence of dengue has decreased considerably in recent weeks, the Department of Health for...

Buen Provecho Cooking School Now in San Bartolo

Buen Provecho Cooking School in San Bartolo, BCS TBC Chef Denise Elliott and Cultural Anthropologist Renée Lagloire are thrilled at the success that their Buen Provecho Mexican cooking and culture classes had in the first two seasons. Juli Goff, Director of the language school Se Habla … La Paz was the motivating force...

20 de Noviembre – Revolution Day in Mexico

revolution day parade 20 de Noviembre – Revolution Day in Mexico On November 20th, Mexico celebrates the anniversary of its Revolution of 1910 to 1920. On this date, in the year 1910, the war to overthrow the dictator Porfirio Díaz, began. General Porfirio Díaz had been in power...

Dennis and Susan Ross of La Paz 
Honored as SSCA’s Bateman Cruising Station of the Year

Dennis and Susan Ross TBC Dennis and Susan Ross of La Paz have been selected by the Seven Seas Cruising Association as the Bateman Cruising Station of the Year for 2014. The Seven Seas Cruising Association (SSCA) is a non-profit membership organization for cruisers that live aboard their seagoing...