Second Annual Forensic Science Symposium kicks off in Mexico City

Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of The U.S Justice Department’s Criminal Division delivers remarks at The Second Annual Forensic Science Symposium MEXICO CITY, MEXICO Remarks as prepared for delivery Good morning.  It truly is an…

Merida News

Urban improvement of old University’s building facade, one of Merida’s architectural jewel

Mayor Maria Fritz Sierra led the start of the maintenance works that are bieng carried out on the facade of…

Exhibition about the human figure

Social Commitment Citibanamex, through Fomento Cultural Banamex, AC, and the Ricardo Martínez Foundation, AC, present the exhibition Ricardo Martínez and…

Gender violence in Merida, a problem that is being solved

The only Psycho-pedagogical and Re-education Center for Men in Mérida that was created in 2007 and that was relocated in…

Lifestyle

“Production of photographic stories” workshop arrives in Mérida

Everything you need to know about photographic stories, starting with the conceptualization, budget, type of contracts and rates to sell…

How to Use Mexico’s Do Not Call Registry

Quintana Roo, Mexico - When we lived in the U.S., I registered both our cell numbers and our home phone number…

Oaxaca City: Cultural Tourism at its best (Part 1)

Oaxaca City was recently placed in number two as best travel destination by Travel + Leisure readers (San Miguel de…

State News

Yucatecan construction workers intoxicated with cement made in Egypt

Yucatecan construction workers say that the cement imported from Africa, specifically from Egypt, which is being used by some construction…

Yucatecan mummies of Santa Elena another tourist attraction in our state

Although, Guanajuato is famous for its mummies, Yucatán also has a museum dedicated to its own. It is located in…

Bernardo Xiu Uc received a tribute for more than 20 years as a promoter of organic farming in Yucatán

The organic farming school of Maní, "U Yit's Ka'an" (which means "mist falling from the sky"), held a Maya ceremony…

Real Estate

Summer homes rentals on the rise in Yucatan

The coastline from Chuburna to Telchac Puerto shows high rental costs in summer houses: ranging from 5,000 to 25,000 pesos…

Should you buy resale or new construction condos in Mexico

Harriet Murray is a Real Estate expert that provides advice on buying and selling homes in Mexico. Harriet has owned…

Merida’s Historical Center heritage needs to be rescued

"Merida is a magnificent city featuring fantastic buildings, some in good conditions and others totally neglected, and it is such…

Beach Communities

PROFEPA investigates the stranding of the vessel “Tisbea”, in Arrecife Alacranes

The Federal Attorney for Environmental Protection (PROFEPA) investigates the stranding of the vessel "Tisbea", in the Protected Natural Area (ANP)…

The appearance of sargassum on the coast causes concern in Yucatan

After several weeks of Yucatecans and visitors bragging on social networks, photographs and videos showing the crystalline waters of the…

Progreso police force on strike

On Friday August 10, 2018, the port of Progreso, Yucatán woke up without the surveillance of the Municipal Police. The…