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

  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

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

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

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...

Recovering From Odile

By Les Carmona On Sunday the 14th of September, the public was informed of the impending impact of Hurricane Odile. It made landfall at the tip of the Baja California peninsula, passing directly through the town of Cabo San Lucas, and continuing up through the...

THE BAJA HA-HA 2014 WELCOME PARTY WELCOMES CRUISERS TO LA PAZ

TBC La Costa Restaurant, located on Navarro and Topete, just off the malecon, will have the honor of hosting the Baja Ha-Ha Welcome to La Paz party on Thursday, November 20th, 2014 starting at 4:00pm.  Hundreds of Baja Ha-Ha cruisers, who have made the journey...

HYATT PLACE LA PAZ OPENS

TBC Hyatt Place La Paz located at CostaBaja has now opened. Hyatt Place La Paz is the second Hyatt Place hotel to open in Mexico and continues Hyatt’s growth strategy in the country. “The opening of this hotel marks the second Hyatt Place in Mexico,...

Ecology Project International at Isla Los Islotes to Count Sea Lions

By Judy Ristity The Baja Citizen newspaper has power. I have no idea if the paper can influence world politics or economics, but I know it can affect the future. I am proof. In the April 25th issue, I wrote a piece expressing appreciation to...

Enjoy Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts

Municipality of La Paz Property Tax Discounts on Now TBC Do you want to get a jump on the New Year and pay your 2015 property taxes early? The City of La Paz has announced its temporary tax discount program for the months of October...

LA PAZ, MEXICO: READY TO RECEIVE TOURISTS THIS SEASON

  • La Paz International Airport is operating normally. • Water and power services have resumed complete functionality. • Debris has been removed. • Normal business hours have returned. • Domestic and international visitors are welcomed with arms wide open.   The La Paz Tourism...