Last updateFri, 13 May 2016 3pm

Brrrr! It’s getting cold outside

Got a slightly used clean sweater or blanket, or some gloves or a hat to keep someone less fortunate than yourself warm this winter? Drop them off through December 18 at any one of these Tren Ligero (light train) stations in Guadalajara: Juarez, Avila Camacho, Periferico Sur, Plaza Universidad, San Juan de Dios, Tetlan.

Free breast cancer screenings

Free breast cancer screenings are available to all women aged between 40 and 70 at the Hospital General de Occidente in Guadalajara, as part of  Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  

Jalisco Health Department clinics have been able to carry out more than 140,500 mammograms during 2013 and 2014 thanks to the purchase of new digital technology, Health Secretary Jaime Agustin Gonzalez Alvarez said this week.

Pothole problem to big to fix

As you negotiate the streets of the metro area in your jalopy you may wonder whether local municipal governments have any real interest in tackling the pothole epidemic.