Last updateFri, 13 Jan 2017 1pm

Chapala city hall scribbler defaces vintage photos

Chapala Historic Archives Director Rogelio Ochoa is offering a 5,000-peso reward for information leading to the identity of the person or persons responsible for recent damages to the collection of 40 vintage photographs displayed inside in City Hall building. 

Vandals strike San Antonio Malecón

Caretakers of San Antonio Tlayacapan’s shoreline malecón (boardwalk) discovered extensive intentional damages to the park’s green areas and equipment when they arrived for work early Tuesday, January 10.

Call made to delay payment of local taxes in Chapala

In opposition to the hefty January 1 increase in gasoline prices, lakeside social media is blazing with messages calling for citizens to join the outcry and pressure government authorities by holding back payment of local property taxes and water service fees until the top discount period runs out at the end of February.  Unusually scant turnout at the municipality’s places of Iayment this week suggests that the movement is gaining traction among Mexican citizens and foreign residents alike.