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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...

Fundación Ayuda Niños La Paz (FANLAP) Collecting Donations for the People who are Suffering After Hurricane Odile.

Judy Peterson, through FANLAP, is helping the families in the colonias Marquez de León, Laguna Azul, Vista Hermosa and Villas de Guadalupe by collecting donations for the people who are suffering great losses because of Hurricane Odile. Especially hit were the families of the outlying...

FANLAP (Fundacion Ayuda Niños de La Paz, A.C.) receives funding from SEDESOL/INDESOL

By Judy Peterson FANLAP is happy to report that we have received money from the Institute of Social Development of the Federal Government of Mexico as part of their program to end hunger in Mexico, through SEDESOL, (the Secretary of Social Development for the State...

THERE WILL BE A PARK IN CHAMETLA: GOVERNOR

TBC *When submitting to the town of Chametla the plans of the new park, the Governor recognized that the residents of the area are examples of organization as they worked together to achieve a common goal The residents of the town of Chametla will have...

New Public Mural Emphasizes Values ​​and Riches of Sudcalifornianos

TBC With the support of the program “Urban Runway” that is coordinated by the La Paz Municipal Cultural Department under the direction of Matilde Cervantes Navarrete since 2011, muralist Juan Manuel Velazquez Lopez has developed and painted a detailed and colorful mural. The new mural...

Still haven’t paid your 2014 property taxes?

Discounts on Now in the Municipality of La Paz TBC During the months of June and July of this year, the Municipality of La Paz has announced a temporary discount program at Transito (Department of Motor Vehicles) in order to offer residents alternatives to get...

Mayor Ponce Beltran and City Council Reject Extensive Mining

TBC Given the possibility that industrial projects in the municipality of La Paz could be approved from outside the entity and far from the interests of the citizens of the area, Mayor EsthelaPonce Beltrán announced last week that she is firm in her decision, as...

NEW DOG REFUGE IN LA PAZ A REALITY

* K9 Rancho del Perro needs community support TBC There is a new dog refuge in La Paz, born out of necessity, ready to open its doors but still desperately in need of help. Claude Himbeault and Shawn Templeton moved to La Paz four years...