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The Work of International Community Foundation

By Susan Fogel The traffic in Centro has been building since mid-October. Christmas arrived at Liverpool long before Day of the Dead. Buen Fin just passed, and soon it will be Christmas. While expats, as a group, are generous all year and step up to...

Have You Heard About Club Cruceros?

By Ana Hall When asked to write a “blurb” about Club Cruceros, I thought it would be easy. How many words can possibly be needed to describe a little clubhouse on the grounds of Marina de La Paz? Piece of cake — after all, I...

S-h-h-h-h – SUBASTA In La Paz, Mexico

By Carol Dyer Silence is golden! That’s right! Without a word, using only the stroke of your pen, you can be the winner of something shiny and new or maybe something old and treasured. It’s up to you. Yes, it is time for the annual...

Income and Expenses of the Municipality

by Sandra D. Gaytan The Mexican republic, officially the Estados Unidos Mexicanos, has 31 states and one Federal District. Each of the states is divided into municipalities (the equivalent of a county in the US), with the number of municipalities per state varying depending on...

5th Annual SUP Races La Paz

TBC Don’t miss out on the fun! On Sunday, November 29th, the 5th Annual SUP Races La Paz will take place. The fun starts at 8:00 a.m. on the malecón and 5 de Mayo, in front of Harker Board Co. There are categories for men,...

PRESIDENT ENRIQUE PEÑA NIETO VISITS BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR

*Assures BCS government of his support in dealing with the most sensitive issues and those of great concern to the State. TBC President Enrique Peña Nieto, during his recent visit to BCS, announced his government’s readiness to form a team and a common front with...

What is Buen Fin?

What is Buen Fin? TBC November and December are crazy months here in La Paz.  Christmas shopping seems to be starting earlier and earlier each year and while out running errands the past few days, I noticed people are already filling up their shopping carts...

“Merino, Casty, Magallon—Three Artists, Three Ways to Art”

TBC In the Exhibition “Merino, Casty, Magallon—Three Artists, Three Ways to Art,” the three prominent Baja artists present a fascinating merger of their works and talents. Brought together in the show are the paintings and constructions of Francisco Merino, the glass sculptures of Jill Casty,...

World Cup Big Blue FreeDiving In La Paz, Baja

TBC Event organizer and Mexican national record holder, Estrella Navarro Holm, is pleased to announce the Big Blue Freediving competition will be hosted by La Paz November 1st to the 9th. 25 world-class athletes will descend on the capital of BCS to take part in...

Day of the Dead Festival in La Paz, Baja California Sur

For daily cultural activities go to www.rozinlapaz.com Festival de Día de Muertos — Day 1: This is a two-evening festival Nov. 1-2 celebrating The Day of the Dead from 6 p.m. till about 11 p.m.. Both nights there will be a display of altars to the...