PEMEX pipeline explodes in Villa de Cárdenas, Guanajuato


Fuel theft in a clandestine outlet caused an explosion and fire in a pipeline of Petróleos Mexicanos in the community of Villa de Cárdenas, Guanajuato, which mobilized the military, personnel of Civil Protection and experts of the Physical Force of Pemex. The explosion destroyed three trucks that were allegedly used by ‘huachicoleros‘ More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

For a cultured, urban retirement, it’s hard to beat Guanajuato (Huffpost)

For a cultured, urban retirement, it’s hard to beat Guanajuato, in Mexico’s Colonial Highlands. There’s more to do than you can ever manage…and the cost of doing it is low, low, low. I should know; I’ve More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Businessmen and the Consul of Japan demand results from the authorities of Guanajuato

Guanajuato businessmen urged authorities to take control of the insecurity situation that prevails in the state, they claim to be alarmed by the increasing violence that plagues Guanajuato. In just two days, Monday More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

American expat hotel owner sets precedent in Guanajuato law

GUANAJUATO — After an alleged robbery attempt at ‘Casa Zúñiga’, a hotel located on Subida de San Miguel street, next to the Pipila monument, in the city of Guanajuato, a member of ‘Los More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, November 21st, 2017

Celaya students win third place in the WER 2017 World Robotics Tournament in Shanghai

The team of Celaya students from the Club de Leones that participated in the WER 2017 World Robotics Tournament in Shanghai-China, obtained the third place in the best international school category, first place More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, November 20th, 2017

The “Bajío” region, a clear example of Mexico’s digital transformation

The area has become the airstrip not only for carmakers and automakers, but also for technology companies that hope to consolidate in the region. The state of Guanajuato is poisitoning as one of the most important More...

By sanmigueltimes On Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Guanajuato receives TRI-ARC Award for Public Security Institutions with Merida Initiative Support

Jacksonville, Florida, 18 November, 2017 — The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) formally awarded its prestigious TRI-ARC Award to the state of Guanajuato for achieving concurrent More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Game of Drones: Mexico’s Cartels Have a Deadly New Weapon

A squad of Federales pulled over the stolen SUV just after dawn on October 20, along Highway 43D near the town of Salamanca in Mexico’s central Guanajuato state. What began as a high-risk felony stop took an More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, November 9th, 2017

FIG León 2017: the most important hot air ballooning event in México

The Festival Internacional del Globo, is a hot air ballooning event based in the city of León, Guanajuato, México that will take place on 17 – 20 November. FIG is currently ranked among the 3 best events More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Two dead and one injured after attack on highway 57 near SMA

Two men died and one more was injured, after being attacked by a group of subjects who stripped them of their belongings in San Miguel de Allende. The Attorney General’s Office of the State (PGJE) reported More...