Last updateMon, 30 Nov 2015 12pm

Foreign Relations office moves to Plaza Bonita

On December 1, the Guadalajara delegation of the country’s Foreign Relations Department (Relaciones Exteriores) will move from the Palacio Federal on Avenida Alcalde to Plaza Bonita, on Avenida Mexico, next to Plaza Mexico. 

Parents of missing students join local march

Parents of some of the 43 students who disappeared in the state of Guerrero in September 2014 took part in a November 20 march from Guadalajara’s Parque Revolucion to the Attorney General’s Office (PGR) on Avenida 16 de Septiembre.

Mega church celebrates first mass

Complete with its new roof but still without doors, windows, benches or flooring,  the Santuario de los Mártires (Martyrs’ Sanctuary) hosted its first mass last Sunday, welcoming 10,000 Catholics to its hilltop home in the economically challenged Cerro del Cuatro barrio on Guadalajara’s south side.  

Triple slaying at Lopez Cotilla restaurant

Three diners have been gunned to death at an eatery on Lopez Cotilla’s popular “Restaurant Row,” one block from the Centro Magno mall.

Search for hidden treasures at city’s 18-year-old antiques bazaar

Literary-minded folks from around the globe will invade  Guadalajara for the International Book Fair over the next nine days and that’s good news for traders at the city’s laid-back Trocadero antiques bazaar.

IJAS recognizes tireless benefactor

Marcela Paramo Ortega has been honored as the Social Benefactor of the Year by the Institutio Jaliscience de Asistencia Social (IJAS), the agency that regulates all non-profits in the state of Jalisco.