Armed man threatened passengers at Hermosillo, Sonora airport, then commits suicide

HERMOSILLO, Sonora .- On Sunday, May 13 around 2:00 pm (16:00, Mexico City time), an incident took place at the Wings restaurant inside the Hermosillo International Airport “General Ignacio Pesqueira”. A man, who had stolen a knife from the restaurant’s kitchen, threatened the customers and then committed suicide inside a bathroom. (Photo: More...

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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, May 14th, 2018
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Obama vs. Trump in SMA

If you expecting a profound bipartisan explanation of US politics on the local economy, you’re, well, right, sort of.  Expect maybe for the profound part. When I started doing fundraisers for children’s literacy More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, May 11th, 2018
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AT&T connects San Miguel de Allende

AT & T Mexico finally concluded the project that will connect more than 50,000 residents and tourists from the city of San Miguel de Allende with free Wi-Fi. According to the US firm, this project is part of More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, May 10th, 2018
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Pop Starts the Day

No, not Coke, though that helps, I mean pop music.  No matter how late I’m running I’ll take the time to play some pop music videos on YouTube in the background to lift my spirits as I ready for a tour or class More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
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Timmy Land, a Local Edward James Garden

Ten years ago when I first came to San Miguel I took a tour of the chapels in the countryside and discovered Timmy Land.  Timmy Land is a concrete work of art mixing the Flintstones’ town of Bedrock, indigenous More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Thinking of retiring in SMA? Check out this article posted on the Wall Street Journal

Ann Mauze, Wall Street Journal collaborator, says that living in San Miguel has given her an appreciation for the outstanding creativity and diligence of so many hardworking Mexicans. Lots of people want to retire More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Valle de Maiz Fiesta Tour

Each year the month-long festival of the cross ends in the neighborhood of Valle de Maiz with a big bang.  Taking a walking tour group up to the festival is my only tour that is mainly resident foreigners that More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Hometown Gal Soon to be Saint?

Maria del Refugio Aguilar was born in San Miguel the youngest of eight children in 1866.  When Maria was 20 she married and moved to Toluca.  Following the birth of her children, Angelito and Teresa, her husband More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
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Retiring Early in Mexico

If you want to dive into the deep end of another’s life, as I tend to do, my natural curiosity leads me to asking “When your life was going a certain way, what happened that you can now point to with clarity More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, May 6th, 2018
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Rotaract Action

When José De Anda Pérez isn’t working on attracting people to the treasures of San Miguel de Allende through is job at The San Miguel de Allende Tourism Board, he’s busy with another treasure in our community More...