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  • News of Yucatan: Oil, Movies, Marches

    19 July 2010 News

    The news of Yucatan this week ranges from continuing oil spill information to the movie they'll be shooting in Campeche and the first year anniversary of pro-life legislation in the state...

  • Yucatan News: Take the Challenge!

    12 July 2010 News

    This week, more news on how the oil spill might affect the Yucatan, and a Pepsi challenge designed to do something about it. Also, scenes from the Monterrey floods and more...

  • Yucatan News: Spay Clinic for Cats

    5 July 2010 News

    If you have cats that need to be sterilized, this is the week to do it. Other news includes updates on Hurricane Alex, a big Gracias! to CFE, a look at a Progreso kids program and, you know, more...

  • Yucatan News: Oil, Orchestras, Oysters

    28 June 2010 News

    This week, we keep track of the Deepwater Disaster and how it might affect Yucatan. There's also news on tropical storms, the oyster business, music in the Yucatan and a recap of a meeting with the Institute of Culture for the state...

  • Yucatan News: Watching and Waiting

    22 June 2010 News

    The state of Yucatan is taking steps to watch for oil off the Yucatan Gulf Coast. The brigadistas are gearing up for the summer season, and JAPAY will soon start testing septic tanks in preparation for clean, clean water by 2030...

  • Yucatan News: Cliff Diving, Gas and Oil

    15 June 2010 News

    This week, more news about how the oil spill may affect the Yucatan, the rising price of gas at the Pemex stations and a cliff diving contest in the Yucatan...

  • Yucatan News: Oil, Lobsters & Guns

    7 June 2010 News

    Of course, there's news about the BP Oil Disaster and whatever chance it might have of getting to the Yucatan Gulf Coast. Also the beginning of lobster season (with a very cool photo), and a few other interesting tidbits...

  • Yucatan News: Bottled Water Alert

    31 May 2010 News

    Mexico leads in drinking bottled water, the habanero market is doing well, work continues on a sports complex in Uman and information about saving Mayan seeds...

  • Yucatan News: Rebounds and Rants

    24 May 2010 News

    Boomers paying too much in the States consider moving south to Yucatan. Also in the news, Carnaval Cruises returns to Progreso, local ballerinas receive royal attention and local entrepreneurs deliver the Cool Zone...

  • Yucatan News: Elections and Oil Spills

    17 May 2010 News

    The elections in Yucatan are over and the results are in. Also in the news, the oil spill in the Gulf, changes to the process for getting your FM2 or FM3, and information about the economy and unemployment in the Yucatan...

  • Yucatan News: Sisal Hammock Scam

    11 May 2010 News

    This week, learn how to make a difference in a student's life, how PEMEX does the right thing, how ATMs fees are on the rise, and how a sisal scam is confusing hammock buyers...

  • Yucatan News: Happy Birthday, MACAY

    3 May 2010 News

    This week, we learn about fires, oil spills, immigrants and a new way to get to the Cancun airport. Happy Birthday to the MACAY Museum, too!

  • Yucatan News: Merida and Valladolid

    27 April 2010 News

    This week, Merida is in other people's news, the wild shrimp of Mexico are causing a stir, there are changes at your ATM machine, and the good Maya ladies of Valladolid just are not going to take it anymore...

  • Yucatan News: Spring Openings

    20 April 2010 News

    Spring is here, and though the nortes are not finished with us yet, we are celebrating anyway... with new leaves, new clothes, a new country club and a new dimension to Merida...

  • Yucatan News: Chichen Itza & Cell Phones

    13 April 2010 News

    News about Chichen Itza, a special girlfriend's package from another hacienda, some good news about pollution and the arrival of spring!

  • Yucatan News: Animaya, Gas Prices

    6 April 2010 News

    Animaya is progressing... it now has 15 new animals and more coming. New investments in the Yucatan abound and many people are watching to see what the future holds...

  • Yucatan News - Semana Santa in Merida

    30 March 2010 News

    This week, the news covers jellyfish instructions, the revival of pre-Hispanic Mexican ball games, a bit about security precautions during Semana Santa and a new pet hotel for you to check out...

  • Yucatan News: Recycling, News from Haiti

    22 March 2010 News

    From a ban on Mexican wild shrimp to a call for blood donations (for a local child with leukemia...) to safety during Semana Santa to encouraging news on the Mexican economy... the news in the Yucatan is all over the map.

  • Yucatan News: Benito Juarez Day

    15 March 2010 News

    This week we learn about the beginning of mero season, the accomplishments of Hunucma, the reason no one is working on Monday and who is visiting Merida from the other side of the planet...

  • Yucatan News: Yucatan Business Statistics

    9 March 2010 News

    Spring Break has started but with fewer Americans and more nationals visitors, cel phone talking while driving soon to be outlawed in Yucatan, and Yucatan leads Mexico in business growth. Lots of good news this week...

  • Yucatan News: Lobsters, Mosaicos & Family

    2 March 2010 News

    The lobster season has not been a good one, bingo is doing well at the beach, Family Day is coming to Mexico and there's a new place to buy those beautiful mosaico tiles...

  • Yucatan News: WalMart to Hot Sauce

    23 February 2010 News

    Yucatan considers farming of unusual animals, WalMart is growing stronger in Mexico and Mayan cuisine is making a splash from coast to coast in the USA...

  • Yucatan News: Nortes and Carnival

    15 February 2010 News

    The Yucatan naval base helps in sending aid to Haiti, citrus growers learn modern ways and the nortes just keep coming...

  • Yucatan News: Credit Cards and Lionfish

    9 February 2010 News

    More about lionfish, the possible banning of Twitter in Mexico, an interesting blog story, the upcoming Maya Classic Car Rally and much more...

  • Yucatan News: Merida Wins!

    2 February 2010 News

    Lionfish in the sea, restored mangroves on the land and music in the air! Merida wins awards for some great hotels, and a lot more...

  • News: Boxing, H1N1, No Crime

    25 January 2010 News

    This week, boxing is alive and well, foreigners making a positive difference in many ways, and a new study that shows just how wonderfully safe we are here in the Yucatan...

  • News: A Perfect Time to Donate

    18 January 2010 News

    Young yucatecan lady from Tekax and was recently hired to manage a computer project for a Norwegian company, while Yucatecos organize to help the people of Haiti, recently stuck by a devastating earthquake.

  • Yucatan News: The Vagaries of Weather

    12 January 2010 News

    The news this week, besides being about poetry, is about the results of many people's giving spirits during the holiday season... and those are another type of poetry. Enjoy...

  • News: U.S. Poets in Mexico

    4 January 2010 News

    Poetry, Pipe Organs, a Christmas Miracle in Chelem and much more!

  • News: Last of the Year

    21 December 2009 News

    Animal rescue, an honored photographer, the new Little Mexican Cooking School, 330 new Yucatecos and more items of interest are in our end of the year news article this week...

  • Yucatan News: Elton John and Devotion

    15 December 2009 News

    Elton John is coming to Chichen Itza, the Virgin of Guadalupe travels far and wide, the Lebanese influence in Merida and much was a busy week!

  • Yucatan News: Underwater Art

    7 December 2009 News

    Underwater art off the coast of Cancun, cochinita contests, win a house from JAPAY or a mousepad from Yucatan Living! It's all inside...

  • Yucatan News: Soybeans and Small Business

    30 November 2009 News

    This week, news about an equine therapy program for children, soybeans as a new Yucatan crop, small businesses getting some attention and assistance, and much more...

  • Yucatan News: Driving and Biking in Merida

    23 November 2009 News

    The International Women's Club celebrates, the new cool weather brings out the bikers and the tourists, driving in Merida turns out to be safer than you think, and much more...

  • Yucatan News: Solidaire Arrives!

    16 November 2009 News

    This week, news about the winners of the (hopefully) first annual Solidaire du Chocolat regatta, as well as a weightlifter in Valladolid and the direction of money being sent between the US and Mexico...

  • News: Hurricane Ida

    9 November 2009 News

    This week read about Hurricane Ida effects in El Salvador, Honduras and Mexico; an interesting article about Yucatan in a China Newspaper and plans to modernize the old Guayaberas!

  • Yucatan News: Medical Tourism & Chile Art

    4 November 2009 News

    A new study shows reveals the Yucatan's economic future, Merida places #2 in digital cities in Latin America and Samuel Barrera paints a $30,000 peso note with a habanero on it...

  • Yucatan News: Day of the Dead & Pink Taxis

    27 October 2009 News

    Oooooh, scary! Day of the Dead is upon us, all mixed up with Halloween. We've also got news about bags, plastic bags, pink taxis, and a whole lot more...

  • Yucatan News: 2012 is NOT the End. Really.

    20 October 2009 News

    Despite what they say about 2012, though it is fast approaching, the end is not near. We uncovered some other myths on the internet this week, and also have some good news about the fishermen. Our first norte hit this week, which has us all in sweaters...

  • Yucatan News: Daily Show and Snow

    12 October 2009 News

    It's not every week that Comedy Central's Daily Show comes to shoot a segment in Merida! Not only that, we've got news this week about hot habanero chiles and cold cold snow... looks like things are heating up just as it's cooling down around here...

  • Yucatan News: Little Bits Here and There

    6 October 2009 News

    In the news this week... children playing chess, new cruises and professional weightlifting coming to Progreso and CFE rates are rising with the change of seasons...

  • Yucatan News: Orphans and Turtles

    29 September 2009 News

    This week, an opportunity to work with orphans in Merida, turtles are hatching and Yucatan introduces a little pig to the world...

  • Yucatan News: Boxing, Charros...

    22 September 2009 News

    Yucatan is graduating new and highly qualified veterinarians, Mexico is making progress in reducing pollutants and both Boxing and Charros (Rodeos) are alive and well in the Yucatan...

  • Yucatan News: Cats, Christmas and Chili

    15 September 2009 News

    Expats are planning for Christmas... a lot is afoot to bring some cheer to the children of Chelem, Chuburna and other towns. ALso, there are two very special animals in need of a home... don't buy a dog, adopt one now!

  • Yucatan News: New Orleans Sister City

    8 September 2009 News

    New Orleans and Merida cement their Sister City relationship, Progreso gets new topes and Nectar's chef Roberto Solis participates in a special program in Oaxaca...

  • Yucatan News: Live and Learn

    1 September 2009 News

    News about schools, students of all ages (seriously!), non-stop festivities for the next few months, fishermen getting bailouts and horses in need of some tender loving care...

  • Yucatan News: Peace on the Sea

    25 August 2009 News

    This week, a young boy sets sail from the Yucatan Peninsula to bring peace to the world, the American Legion looks to set up a post here in Merida for veteran expats, Mexico City goes plastic bagless and we find out there's only one place to buy real Cohiba cigars in the state of Yucatan...

  • News: New Residents to Yucatan

    18 August 2009 News

    A Zoo review, formalization of the Maya language, pulpo season has begun, Cash for Clunkers program in Mexico and much much more...

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