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Constructing Rescue Center for the endangered Vaquita

By at August 15, 2017 | 8:38 pm | 0 Comment

With less than 50 Vaquita Marinas left in the wild, the ‘little sea cow’ is one of the most endangered mammals on the planet.West of Rocky Point in San Felipe, a ‘Vaquita Recovery Center’ is being built under the direction of Vaquita CPR. The center is part of a plan to save the species from extinction.The Vaquitas’ environment is in and around the once

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Ballet Folklórico on the Malecon

By at August 3, 2017 | 9:40 pm | 0 Comment

Tuesday, August 1st will see visiting dancers performing the best of traditional Mexican dance. The Ballet Folklórico de Osome del Estate de Mexico will perform dances from all over the country, beginning at 8pm.The event is free to the public. and is sponsored by the Colegio Americano

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Mexican Hand Made: Mercedes Rustica

By at July 17, 2017 | 11:17 pm | 0 Comment

Mexico is famous all over the world for it’s traditional hand crafted items. Using techniques that go back centuries, beautiful metal, leather, ceramic and wood pieces are still available. Buying one of these treasures is a wonderful way to get a sense of the history of the country, and its culture.In Rocky Point, the range of what shoppers can be find is very

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Dia de La Marina, Wreath Laying Ceremony

By at June 2, 2017 | 11:04 pm | 0 Comment

https://youtu.be/Guw8JWKsqgIJune first is Dia de La Marina in Mexico. A wreath is laid in the Ocean, to remember those who were lost at sea. Mayor Ernesto Munro and his Linda were on hand with many dignitaries.Many local ships join in. It is customary for them to take members of the community out to be a part of the event, free of

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Movie ‘Sonora’ completes filming in Rocky Point

By at May 30, 2017 | 11:30 pm | 0 Comment

An international cast spent part of May and April shooting scenes for ‘Sonora’, a film version of a story by local author Guillermo Munro. Rocky Point and the Pinacate Biosphere Reserve served as locations.Mexican director Andrew Springall, along with U.S. writer/director John Sayles, wrote the script based on Munro’s novel, La Ruta de Los Caidos (The Route of

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“Aqui es con Flavio” a long time favorite

By at May 27, 2017 | 6:03 pm | 0 Comment

One of the most well known seafood places in Rocky Point is this historic spot which opened back in the 70´s. Originally it was a stand selling fresh fish with only two walls. Young Flavio Perez inherited the spot from his fisherman father, close by the entrance to the Malecon.Now this place is one of the most visited and famous Restaurants in town. You can find a

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Medical tourism the next big thing for Rocky Point?

By at May 26, 2017 | 5:02 pm | 0 Comment

Medical entrepreneurs toured the city of Puerto Penasco this week. On their agenda was finding support for a clinic designed to tap into the market for high end medical services.According to a recent study, ‘Medical Tourism’ is expected to grow by 25% over the next 10 years. Traveling to another country for treatment is usually based on finding better prices, or

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