Francisco Peyret, director of San Miguel de Allende’s Environment and Sustainability Department, pointed out that during this commemorative period of the dead, the city will only be decorated with 500 cempasúchil or marigold flowers. Last year, according to data from the municipal government, 6,000 marigolds adorned the city— 3,000 of them from the municipal nursery.
For a number of reasons, not the least of which is my concern about the pandemic, my sleep has taken a turn for the worse. Any suggestions?
José Luna will turn 50 on Nov. 14. He is a carpenter by trade, and did community service in the municipal cemetery. On Aug. 9, Luna was at a bus stop in La Lomita neighborhood when a truck collided with the bus stop structure.
Last weekend the San Miguel Red Cross organized a grand auction of painting, sculpture, and crafts produced by natives and residents, to raise funds for equipment renewal and medical supplies for its 12 ambulances.
All Signs: Halloween can be full of surprises, “Trick-or-treat!” However, this year Halloween will “really” be full of surprises because on that day, the Sun will be opposite Uranus, the planet of wild and crazy unpredictability; plus, the Moon will line up with Uranus as well.
A series of seven wells to provide water to the upper and lower parts of San Miguel de Allende in the short term will be constructed on the banks of the Ignacio Allende dam. SAPASMA decided to build a tank with a capacity of 600 cubic meters
Freshly picked, sun-warmed figs have been considered natural aphrodisiacs since ancient times. Elevated into a memorable dessert, served raw with cashew lemon cream, they become a sensual delight of the season. Many residents have black mission fig trees in their gardens or can find them readily available at the market. The perfect finale to comida under the trees!
I had a good-news day recently and gosh did it feel great! Within a few days, we were able to save so many cats and kittens that we more than doubled our cat population at the San Miguel Animal Protection Society, also known as SPA. We were thrilled.
This is our first invite in our new home town. The hostess has said nothing about attire. Can you give me some tips as to what’s expected of a good dinner party guest in San Miguel de Allende.
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If you are fortunate to be invited to a bull breeding ranch in the spring, chances are you’ve been invited for a tienta of brave stock. The word tienta in bull speak means testing and all youngsters, both males and females, are tested.
As a proposal to reactivate the economy and tourism in the municipality of San Miguel de Allende due to the global pandemic, the first Tianguis Virtual Tourism Digital Mexico 2020 was presented last week in which the municipality participated.
On Tuesday September 22, congresswoman from the National Action Party (PAN) Katya Soto Escamilla appeared at the "La casa del dialogo", where in addition to showing her initiatives and proposals for the benefit of "Guanajuato families".
On Monday, September 21 of the present, the municipal president Luis Alberto Villarreal García presented his second government report in the Zeferino Gutiérrez park in San Miguel de Allende.
A day like today, July 6th, but in 1907 the Mexican painter Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo Calderón was born.
Nine member artists of the newly formed Galería Obraje@Muro are partnering with Feed the Hungry San Miguel, an organization dedicated to alleviating hunger and improving the well-being of children in our community.
Agave Sotheby’s International Realty today announced that they will be hosting works by the revered artist, Leonard Brooks. With the inauguration of their new flagship offices located at Sollano 19, Centro San Miguel de Allende, the luxury real estate brokerage will be hosting noted local artists throughout the year.
On June 13th at 7pm there will be a free online concert where donations will be accepted to support musicians...
Please follow these five steps to vote from abroad. Note that these recommended deadlines are not the final deadlines that vary by state. Democrats Abroad SMA strongly encourages voters to follow the recommended deadlines.
The problem of racism has captured public attention in the United States as tens of thousands of protesters fill the streets of every major city as well as many small towns. Largely peaceful protestors.
Atención, San Miguel de Allende’s weekly bilingual newspaper, is looking for a copy editor.
I did a search on Amazon for some worthwhile documentaries. The list I’ve compiled has titles that are accessible in both English and Spanish.
There are some really worthwhile courses to consider from this Ivy League university. You can find them on the site online-learning.harvard.edu. The ones I am presenting here are all free of charge.
We are still in the middle of the pandemic and are told to remain at home. For your entertainment, here is my review and ranking of three Netflix movies.
It’s quite possible that by this time you have run out of ideas about what to do during this
long lockdown period. Well, let me give you some suggestions that might interest you.
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