Last updateFri, 01 Jul 2016 8am

AMSOC celebrates US Independence Day July 7

The American Society of Jalisco (AMSOC) is celebrating U.S. Independence Day Thursday, July 7, from noon to 3 p.m. with a picnic style menu of grilled hamburgers, potato salad, ranch beans and sundaes.

New website bangs drum for city

All those interested in knowing more about Guadalajara, as well as making reservations, might wish to take a peek at new internet/smartphone/tablet platform launched this week by the Guadalajara Metropolitan Area Tourism Trust (fideicomiso).

Was man murdered in parking row?

Jalisco Governor Aristoteles Sandoval has ordered his state attorney general to speed up an investigation into the alleged beating death of a 38-year-old man who objected to a woman who had parked her car blocking a ramp for the disabled. 

IMSS carries out weekend surgeries to clear backlog

A new program that see some surgeries carried out on weekends for the first time is allowing the Jalisco delegation of the Instituto Mexicano de Seguro Social (IMSS) to make headway in clearing its backlog of pending operations.

Doctors down tools

Should doctors in Mexico be immune from facing criminal charges when accused of negligence?

Former advisor to state attorney general arrested in Texas

A former senior official at the Jalisco Attorney General’s Office (FGE) has been arrested in Texas on several federal charges, including laundering the proceeds of drug trafficking.