Fibra Inn Acquires Holiday Inn Express Guadalajara UAG Hotel
MONTERREY, Mexico-Deutsche Bank Mexico or Fibra Inn, a Mexican real estate investment trust specializing in the hotel industry serving the business traveler, announced that it has completed the acquisition of the Holiday Inn Express Guadalajara UAG hotel.
San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Baldwin Park dual language students get cultural with Guadalajara visitors
Foster Elementary dual language students take part in the theatre storytelling of a folk tale led by Tony, top center, an educator with the Universidad de Guadalajara visiting from Mexico in the library of the Baldwin Park Campus on May 16, 2013.
Sun May 19, 2013
South China Morning Post
Hong Kong robot reveals mysterious yellow orbs at ancient Mexican temple
Local dentist who supplied tools for space missions uses his expertise to help shed light on one of Mexico's most enduring mysteries More than 30 researchers are involved in the excavation at the Temple of the Feathered Serpent at Teotihuacan, 40 kilometres northeast of Mexico City.
United Methodist Church
Feeling God's presence on the border
The Rev. John Fanestil celebrates Communion in Friendship Park on the U.S. side of the border during a visit May 7 by United Methodist bishops.
Fri May 17, 2013
Collected Department Releases: Assistant Secretary Jose Fernandez...
Assistant Secretary of State for Economic and Business Affairs Jose W. Fernandez will travel to Mexico, Turkey, Bangladesh, and Spain May 20-29, 2013.
Thu May 16, 2013
Yahoo lucks out; Mexican court chucks $2.75B damages award
A Mexican court ruled last November that Yahoo and Yahoo Mexico had to shell out a whopping $2.75 billion in a lawsuit over a yellow pages listing service's lost profits.
UC San Diego
Socrates Fellow Brings Coral Research to Local High School
Coral reef health is the scientific specialty of Aaron Hartmann, a sixth year Ph.D. student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
Wed May 15, 2013
Travel World News
19th Edition of MITM Americas Readies for Guadalajara, Mexico
The 19th edition of MITM Americas, Meetings and Incentive Travel Market, will take place in the city of Guadalajara, Mexico from October 2-4 2013, sponsored by Guadalajara's Convention Bureau.
Tue May 14, 2013
Volcanologist Can Discuss 'Popo', the Ash-Spewing Volcano That Has Towns Near Mexico City on Alert
University at Buffalo volcanologist Michael Sheridan can discuss Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano, which has been coughing up ash and gas over the past few days.
Sprawl threatens unguarded Maya ruins
Construction crews have flattened what was known as Nohmul, or the, 'Great Mound,' a Mayan temple dating back more than a millennia and one of Belize's most important archaeological sites.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Miami Herald
Mexico, to attract US retirees, may ease limits on landownership
Mexican legislators, seeking to make their country more attractive to U.S. retirees, may soon lift a major impediment for foreigners who want to own a piece of Mexico's Pacific or Caribbean coasts.
Sat May 11, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Vast network of express lanes on way
Despite nationwide declines in ridesharing, the San Diego region is embarking on a vast expansion of "next-generation" carpool corridors.
Fri May 10, 2013
Bald Eagle, Heron Among Recently Spotted Birds
A Bald Eagle, Black-Crowned Night Heron and Yellow-Headed Blackbird are among notable bird sightings reported in Imperial Beach in the last month, according to the Tijuana Estuary Visitor Center.
OMA Announces Details of Ps. 400 Million Capital Reduction Payment
Mexican airport operator Grupo Aeroportuario del Centro Norte, S.A.B. de C.V., known as OMA , announces details for the payment of the first of five capital reduction payments that were approved by its annual shareholders' meeting.
Caltrans to space out way for SR 11
Supervisors took a step this week towards getting SR 11 built when they agreed wth Caltrans on taking up property needed to piece together space to draw in SR 11 traffic onto county roads, and line up frontages.
Mexico City's Secretary of Economic Development Visits Chicago to Strengthen Relations
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs is pleased to bring Salomn Chertorivski Woldenberg, secretary of economic development for Mexico City and Mexico's former minister of health, to Chicago the week of May 13 to 17.
Travel group taught 'balcony safety' before Cancun trip
The owner of a youth travel business that took graduating Acadia students to Mexico said his staff did everything they could to keep young travellers safe, including teaching "balcony safety." S-trip! said it has taken about 150,000 students on graduation trips since the late 1990s.
Thu May 09, 2013
Brainbuster - " Make your brain tingle
Cinco De Mayo is coming up soon, and there will be several celebrations surrounding that Mexican event.
The New Zealand Herald
Ask Lonely Planet: Exploring the French countryside
We will be staying in Bordeaux for five days early in July, prior to 10 days barging on the Lot, Baise and Garonne rivers and canals, departing from Agen.
5 Mother's Day Ideas
So many brunches, lunches and prix fixed menus, so little time! Mother's Day can be a little overwhelming, and if you still haven't figured out what to do, it'll be hard to find an open reservation, or at least something original to treat mom to.