The "Morning Edition" has translated headlines & newspaper photos. This Afternoon Edition has translations of the articles, Daily Events & Live Music Schedules & the "Around the Internet in the Past 24 Hours" section including photos & info from individuals & local businesses ....Daily In Isla Mujeres. There are always links to the original articles in Spanish.
Agapito attends to community concerns in colonia Salina Chica
Miércoles, 06 de Noviembre de 2013 23:15
Agapito atiende demandas ciudadanas en Salina Chica
ISLA MUJERES, 6 de noviembre.-Leer más...
There was good attendance and participation by residents of colonia Salina Chica when the Mayor brought the agency directors to meet with the citizens, and to respond to their concerns in the second meeting of his program "Conversations with the Community" (“Diálogos con la Comunidad”).
The citizens expressed approval of the Mayor's new program "Regidor en tu colonia" / A Councilman in your village. For Salina Chica, the Council member is Adriana Trejo González.
These initiatives are part of the transparent and efficient government that the Mayor promised during his campaign. In his first month in office, he has held numerous meetings with state governmental agencies to facilitate a package of public works for 2014, and is considering the requests of the community.
Poor weather hits tourism
Mal tiempo le pega al turismo
Miércoles, 06 de Noviembre de 2013 23:12
ISLA MUJERES, 6 de noviembre.- The intermittent rainfall was not good for tourism, and affected islanders who were on scooters, and there was some minor flooding. The puddling accumulated near the construction of the new ferry terminal and the monument to the fishermen. Workers made efforts to clear the drain near the construction which their work had blocked, and the problem near the monument to the fishermen is the responsibility of the Civil Protection agency..Leer más...
CROC promotes reforestation
Fulfills environmental committment
CROC impulsa la reforestación
Miércoles, 06 de Noviembre de 2013 23:09
Cumple firme compromiso ecológico
ISLA MUJERES, 6 de noviembre.- The CROC labor union and its affiliates, in coordination with the Municipal Environmental Agency will conduct a reforestation campaign on Thursday, with the support of various companies, environmental groups, and individuals. They will plant about 150 native species along the street Paseo de Peces from 8 in the morning until noon. CROC stands for Sindicato de la Confederación Revolucionaria de Obreros y Campesinos.Leer más...
Agapito conducting Citizen Dialogues in each of the colonias of Isla Mujeres
Tv Isla Mujeres | Agapito refuerza el Dialogo Ciudadano en cada una de las colonias de #IslaMujeres
Rains continue to cause flooding downtown
Noticias de Quequi......
Concesionarios0 06 de noviembre de 2013
Por Carlos Gasca The taxi union will have their annual meetings in December, which include the Informative Assembly where there is an accounting of the income and expenses for the year, and the Elective Assembly will take place on December 14th. The current president, Eduardo Peniche Rodríguez, was renewed last year, and there are some cabbies who want a new president.
To commemorate this International Month of Philanthropy, Cozumel put green lighting on their Town Hall.
Diario La Verdad
Municipal market languishes
Mercado municipal languidece] Ver mas
on the back street Guerrero, near the Post Office) would like the market renovated, to attract tourists. They say it lacks promotion and signage, therefore many people do not know where it is located. They are hoping municipal authorities will support them in these requests, noting that this is a traditional site, and many families are dependent on their sales there. Additional problems for the merchants at this location include the national economic crisis and that this is low season.
Urban Remodeling resumes
Remodelación urbana a reanudarse] Ver mas
This has information that was already translated about three workers conducting an inspection along main street in anticipation of resuming the work to move the overhead lines underground.
Tourism activities enjoyed in the afternoon
Disfrutaron las actividades turísticas por la tarde] Ver mas
In the photo is the western malecon, and the monument to the whale shark, which are very popular for taking photographs.)
Golf carts, the best way to explore the island
Carritos de golf, la mejor manera de conocer la isla [+] Ver mas
PE says golf carts are a popular and economical way to tour the island, with rates at 180 pesos/hour, 500 pesos for a day, and 600 pesos for 24 hours. An unamed vendor says there are some opportunists who may charge 20 or 30 percent more. It is noted that demand for the golf carts has a significant impact on the taxi drivers, who are mostly transporting locals. This negative economic impact makes it difficult for the taxi drivers to pay their fees to the owners.
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November Calendar of Events .
Nov 1 Dia de los Muertos / All Saints Day
Nov 2 Dia de lost Muertos / All Souls Day
Nov 3 US Time Change / End DST
Nov 7 Art Fair at Town Square 4p-7p
Nov 7 Benefit concert for Red Cross 6p at Hotel Ixchel 50p
Nov 8 Last day of Hanal Pixan
Nov 11 US Veteran's Day Canada Remembrance Day
Nov 12 Postal Worker Appreciation Day Mexico
Nov 14 World Diabetes Day
Nov 15-18 Buen Fin (discounts)
Date of Caribe Maya Cultural Festival TBA (Was this w/e in 2011 & 2012)
Nov 16 International Day of Tolerance
Nov 18 Day off for Revolution Day (date of parade TBA)
Nov 20 Dia de la Revolución
Nov 21 US Thanksgiving holiday
Nov 24 Solemnidad de Cristo Rey (Christ the King Day / El día de Cristo Rey)
Nov 25 Día Internacional de la Eliminación de la Violencia Contra la Mujer
Nov 27 Hanukkah begins
Nov 28 Beginning of Festival for Town Saint through Dec 8: Virgin of Immaculate Conception (exact date TBA) HERE is an article about the Festival
Nov 30 Hurricane Season Officially Ends
Tonight at the Palapa near Hotel Ixcel, downtown. Concert to Benefit Red Cross. 50p
Full Moon on Nov 17. Moonrise over the Caribbean (East) at:
Nov 17 5:21p
Nov 18 6:09p
Nov 19 6:57p
Nov 20 7:47p
Nov 21 8:37p and ~50 minutess later nightly
. John Cain's schedule
Tuesdays, Cafe Del Mar 8 to 10 pm,
Saturdays, The Sunset Grill from 6 to 8 pm
Sundays, The Sol Rockers, Bahia Tortuga 7 to 930 pm
Banda Sin Nombre at Chuuk Kay 3:30p Sat & Sun
At Poc Na Nov 24 8p..Fidel Nada Full Band
On the internet in the past 24 hours...
She says Thank You very much, with all her heart, to everyone who helped her recuperate her little dog Lucki, and especially to Zuulaa Lugo for everything she did. " I will be in her debt, and to everyone who reached out, today I realized there still are many good people with good hearts. Thank you all."
Viiyeed Deyua MatuMerca Isla
Tony Garcia added 2 new photos.
Tony Garcia Lobster salad. Potatoes,carrots,onion,lobster. Grilled with sour cream and mayonnaise.
Tony Garcia I enjoy to cook and having good meal. And also I prepare an very refreshing drink. Coconut water cucumber and tuna cactus with lots of ice cubes. Very good,
Dianne De La OCockteleria Justicia Isla Mujeres
Box by Sandra Herrera & Jewelry by Sally Margolis...at today's Art Fair!
.:La Banda Sin Nombre:. and Marla Bainbridge shared a link.
Creation of a floral/botanical sculpture in Mexico City LINK
Bruce: If I didn't know better I would say Ronda invented this.
Playa Norte now in real time in Isla Mujeres
"Time Lapse" of Playa Norte Webcam: LINK