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New traffic round about

By at March 19, 2019 | 6:58 pm | 0 Comment

Called Glorietas here in Mexico, roundabouts are a little different approach to traffic control than are common in the US. This one is at the intersection at Blvd Cocoteros, the road that winds along between  the dunes and the resorts on Sandy Beach. Still under construction, it is hoped that this Glorieta will help the flow of trafiic at this sometimes

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New signs around town post fines for traffic rule violations.

By at March 19, 2019 | 6:38 pm | 0 Comment

In fact, the town has seen lots of new stop signs, street names, and these infraction notices all over. And that really is a good thing. In full effect for the current busy Spring Break season, the signs tell you what it will cost if you don’t wear a helmet on an ATV, or blow a stop sign for example.Yes they are only in Spanish, but hey, now you know! Another

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Fariseos return to Puerto Peñasco

By at March 19, 2019 | 5:58 pm | 0 Comment

A very Sonoran tradition comes to life every year when the Fariseos return. Who are they? To the south of Rocky Point, along the coast of the Sea of Cortez are the lands of the Yaqui People. You may have seen the Yaqui Deer Dancers, probably the most well known expression of Yaqui culture. Fariseos translates to PhariseesThis time of year, members

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US Consulate Town Hall coming to Rocky Point

By at March 1, 2019 | 8:24 pm | 0 Comment

The United States Consulate General in Nogales, Mexico, is pleased to announce a Town Hall Meeting for U.S. citizens living in the community.  We look forward to this opportunity to engage in constructive dialogue, answer questions, and address community concerns.  The details of the meeting are as

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Carnaval coming to Puerto Peñasco!

By at February 20, 2019 | 10:55 pm | 0 Comment

Carnaval is back, full of parades, music, and rides. March 1st through  March 3rd are the dates for this popular event.This traditional holiday takes place in many parts of Mexico. Well known Carnavals are a big annual event in La Paz, Mazatlan, Campeche, and Guaymas here in the State of Sonora.For Rocky Point, Carnaval has been revived after an abscence of

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Colin’s Cantina brings a fun day to Esperanza para los Niños Childrens Home, Day of the Child event coming up

By at February 13, 2019 | 10:46 pm | 0 Comment

Colin’s Cantina brings a fun day to Esperanza para los Niños Childrens Home, Day of the Child event coming upCasa Hogar Esperanza para los Niños, or the Esperanza Childrens Home as it is known,is a place that does a lot of good. It’s a place for kids that have no family, or can’t stay with them because of various problems. Located outside of Rocky Point, you

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Festival for Seafood lovers this Saturday. the Fish Bowl!

By at January 28, 2019 | 6:18 pm | 0 Comment

Watching the Super Bowl in Rocky Point this weekend? Stop by the Fish Bowl. This outdoor event brings together all of the best local restaurants, and gives seafood lovers a chance to sample the freshest and best that they have to offer. Live music, and adult beverages as well. Stop by Plaza Cameron from 10am to 4pm. Where is that? Plaza Cameron is the park where Blvd.

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