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Master Teacher Laura Davis Will Be Offering Her First — and Only — Intensive Writing Workshop in San Miguel. For years, Laura has been one of the most popular teachers at the San Miguel Writer’s Conference and you may have heard about her popular Write, Travel, Transform trips taking writers around the world. Now, for the first — and probably More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Is it Cheaper to Live in Mexico? Expat Survey Says ‘Yes’

What is the true cost of living in Mexico? While it can vary considerably depending on location and lifestyle choices, the vast majority of expatriates contacted for a new survey agreed that it is lower than in More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, February 12th, 2018

What we can learn from Mexican artisans

Bob Weinstein, editor-in-chief of Edmonton-based the Global Times, and author of “SO WHAT IF I’M 65”, wrote this column from San Miguel de Allende, where he was taking a much-needed vacation with More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, February 12th, 2018

Restaurant in SMA evacuated due to a leak of gas

SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE, Gto. (OEM-Informex) .- Around 50 people were evacuated from a restaurant located on Calle Cuna de Allende, in the dowtown area of San Miguel de Allende, due to a gas leak that occurred after More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Pitfalls of Organizing Faith

Yesterday I had a psychologist from Chicago specializing in child molestation on a tour. Wow, she had some scary tales as folks tell me really personal stuff on a tour given my subject matters – faith, history, More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

S.O.M.E continues the feed the body and the spirit as well

In 1989 two passionate volunteers, Joe and Antoinette Lim, identified a need in this community and set out to meet it; that was to provide a healthy meal for elderly citizens. The idea came from Antoinette who began More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

San Miguel mayor Villarreal formally announced that he will seek re-election

Mayor Ricardo Villarreal García formally announced that he will seek re-election as mayor of San Miguel, in the 2018 elections. Along with federal representative Veronica Agundis as a trustee. Today, both Ricardo More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Barbie hits the film circuit!

Recently I was asked to write about the approaching Film and Food Festival here in town where folks view food-focused films and enjoy film related treats from local restaurants and chefs.  It made me wonder about More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Jóvenes Adelante Welcomes Don Krim to the Board of Directors

Jóvenes Adelante is pleased to announce that Don Krim has accepted the newly-created position of Vice President of Development. Encompassing the duties of development, fundraising and marketing, this position reflects More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018

Sanctions will apply to non-compliant public transport permit holders: Villarreal

San Miguel de Allende.-Mayor Ricardo Villarreal announced Tuesday January 30, that if the concessionaires do not comply with the agreements made for public transportation improvements after the increase in the rate More...