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“URBAN RUNWAY” PROGRAM INAUGURATED IN LA PAZ

With the participation of Frank Hills, Thomas Ireton, Mala Sorhuet and Andre Prefontaine, the inauguration of “Urban Runway” took place on November 24th, a program organized by the La Paz Municipal Cultural Department under the direction of Matilde Cervantes Navarrete. With the help of these...

So, Should US Ex-Pats Register with the US Embassy?

At a recent dinner in Mexico City, some ex-pats living in La Paz met Sara Craig, Director of Citizens Services at the US Embassy. Her response to the headline question is, “Yes. Every citizen should register.” The first question asked of Ms. Craig was, “What...

CostaBaja: A Model of Ecological Development in La Paz, BCS

La Paz is a special place. It is blessed with a wonderful climate most of the year, is kissed by jewel-toned waters, and is home to some of the biggest and oldest cacti on earth, the cardon. These big boys are ancient, almost akin to...

AMPI Realtors Promotes La Paz in California

The La Paz Section of the Mexican Association of Real Estate Professionals (AMPI) attended the National Association of Realtors© Conference and Trade Show in Anaheim, California last week. After months of preparation and 21 hours over 4 days of actual showtime at the Trade Show…the...

THE LA PAZ BAJA HA-HA WELCOME PARTY WELCOMES

Stella Cucina Alforno & Beach Club, the new restaurant located on the corner of the Malecon and Marquez de Leon had the honor of hosting the Baja Ha-Ha Welcome to La Paz Beach Party on Thursday, November 17th, 2011 starting at 4:00pm.  Hundreds of Baja...

2011 Big Year for Local Realtor Linda Neil

It has been quite the year for Linda Neil. First, in the month of May, the anniversary of 20 years in business for her company, The Settlement Company was celebrated jointly with the 12th Anniversary of the La Paz Section of The Mexican Association of...

20 de Noviembre – Revolution Day in Mexico

20 de Noviembre – Revolution Day in Mexico On November 20th, Mexico celebrated 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...

La Paz Author R.J. Archer and Allende Books Announce eBook Release Party

La Paz Author R.J. Archer and Allende Books Announce eBook Release Party on Saturday, November 26, 2011, 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Print and Kindle readers alike will be able to meet La Paz author R.J. Archer at the release party for his fourth novel—THE...

La Paz Has Made A New Sister

Move over Redondo Beach and make room for Playas de Rosarito. On November 19th, relations between the two cities in Mexico will be formally announced as Sister Cities, with La Paz looking to expand their Sister Cities program through local city council and the Municipal...

Mega Comercial is Open!

The big “Mega” sign is in place and the doors are open and ready for shoppers! Grupo DLG, a group of investors from Mexico City who have financed and constructed Mega Comercial Mexicana and the Punto La Paz Shopping Center, have now officially opened the...