Day: February 21, 2020

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Travel News
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Travel News

By Judy Newell Mexico News Puerto Vallarta Completes New Port Welcome, Shopping Center Puerto Vallarta has officially completed construction of its new cruise passenger welcome center, Los Alambiques and themed shopping center, “Hacienda Tequilera.” The milestone marks the second phase of work completed by the port authority of Puerto Vallarta at the Puerto Mágico terminal....

Consider an Older Pet
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Consider an Older Pet

By Heidi Wulfers As one of seven children growing up in a college town in Northeastern Ohio, I came to know and love many kinds of animals. My parents encouraged each of us to have pets of our own not only for the pleasure they brought but as a way to teach responsibility. We ended...

Roasted Napa Cabbage
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Roasted Napa Cabbage

By Tim and Louise Hazell The innovative naturalist, Li Shizhen (1518-1593), popularized Chinese cabbage by bringing attention to its medicinal qualities. Chinese cabbage can refer to two groups of leaf vegetables often used in Chinese cuisine: the Pekinensis Group (napa cabbage) and the Chinensis Group (bok choy). These vegetables are both subspecies of the turnip...

The Computer Corner
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The Computer Corner

By Charles Miller A century ago, before radio and television, some big-city newspapers realized their readers were too impatient to wait for an “extra” edition of the paper to be printed. On election night the paper lit a light at the top of the tallest downtown skyscraper, red if one candidate won or blue for...

Go For Baroque! Mexican Premiere of the Coronation of Poppea with Orchestra
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Go For Baroque! Mexican Premiere of the Coronation of Poppea with Orchestra

Pro Musica SeasonBaroque OperaThe Coronation of PoppeaTue and Wed, Feb 25 and 26, 6pmBellas ArtesHernández Macías 75, Centro200, 400, and 500 pesoswww.promusicasma.orgpromusicasma@aol.com By Michael Pearl On February 25 and 26 at 6pm at the Bellas Artes, Pro Musica presents the first full Baroque opera in San Miguel de Allende for a decade. Not only that,...

Excerpt of interview with Hannah McCurley
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Excerpt of interview with Hannah McCurley

Concert“Peace and Reconciliation”By Michael Hoppe Sun Mar 1, 5pmTeatro Ángela PeraltaMesones 82, Centro300, 400, 500, and 750 pesosTickets sale at:Theater Box officeJuan’s Café, Reloj 37. By Hannah McCurley HM: Michael, how did you know about San Miguel, and what was the driving force of your life changing decision to live in Mexico? MH: After living...

Cole Porter’s Music” – Jazz Concert
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Cole Porter’s Music” – Jazz Concert

ConcertXXVI International Jazz & Blues Festival“Cole Porter’s Music”Fri, Feb 28, 7pmBellas Artes AuditoriumHernández Macías 75, CentroTickets400 pesosSale at:“Solutions”By PayPal www.sanmigueljazz.com.mx By Antonio Lozoya As part of the Extraordinary Concerts of the International Jazz and Blues Festival, in this XXVI edition, will present “Cole Porter’s Music”, this Friday, February 28th, at the Bellas Artes Auditorium, Hernandez...

Krystal and Monk in Concert
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Krystal and Monk in Concert

Concert“Krystal and Monk”Wed and Thu, Feb 26 and 27, 6pmShelter TheaterVicente Guerrero 4, San RafaelDoors open 5.30pm200 pesossheltervg4.com By Karl Schiffman Long-time friends David Krystal and Russell Monk will perform separate sets of original songs in memory of the sadly shortened, quirky life of our buddy Steve (Rude) Feldman.  Feldman was a pilgrim in a...

Pro Musica Presents Philadelphia’s Jasper String Quartet
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Pro Musica Presents Philadelphia’s Jasper String Quartet

Pro Musica Concert SeriesThe Jasper String QuartetFri and Sat, Feb 21 and 22, 5pmSt Paul’s ChurchCardo 6200, 350, and 450 pesoswww.promusicasma.orgpromusicasma@aol.com By Linda Laino Based in Philadelphia, the dynamic Jasper String Quartet is the Professional Quartet in Residence at Temple University’s Center for Gifted Young Musicians. Formed in 2006, they swept the competition circuit winning...