Tizapán el Alto Prepares for October Festival (Fiestas de Octubre)

Tizapán el Alto Prepares for October Festival (Fiestas de Octubre) September 26th will mark the first day of an annual nine-day “Fiestas de Octubre” festival in Tizapán el Alto, Jalisco, Mexico known as the ‘October Festival’ to celebrate the construction…

Screenwriter Rick Najera Among Honorees at 2009 ALMA Awards

Rick Najera (Writer, Nothing Like the Holidays), Salma Hayek (Executive Producer, Ugly Betty), Kenny Ortega (Director, High School Musical 3) Among Special Achievement Honorees in ‘Year Behind the Scenes’ Category LOS ANGELES (September 9, 2009) –Rick Najera, award-winning writer-actor-producer-director and…

A Raw Food Lifestyle and Sustainability in Mexico

A Raw Food Lifestyle and Sustainability in Mexico: Gourmet Raw Food Chef and Instructor Claudio Hall The MEXICO Report September 9, 2009 By Susie Albin-Najera As a spiritual leader is passionate about life, or a gamer passionate about video games, Claudio Hall is…

Building the Latino Future: Success Stories for the Next Generation

The MEXICO Report By Susie Albin-Najera  Maya Angelou is quoted as saying that “we are at our greatest when we encourage and connect with another human being.” Building the Latino Future, an inspiring compilation of success stories written by Frank…

Go to Puerto Vallarta!

Just a quick note for Blogger and Facebook friends!   A friend of mine who owns a gorgeous place overlooking the ocean in Puerto Vallarta is offering 50% right now.  I have been to this amazing place and walked around…

The MEXICO Report Talks with Kate del Castillo and Enrique Castillo from Showtime’s Hit Series ‘WEEDS’

             The MEXICO Report Entertainment Section Written by Susie Albin-Najera Well into its fifth season on Showtime, Weeds continues to be one of the most popular and provocative shows on television today. I am fairly…

Celebrating 15 Years of Feeding, Educating and Housing Children of Baja California, Mexico

The MEXICO Report COMMUNITY Section Celebrating 15 Years of Feeding, Educating and Housing Children of Baja California, Mexico: Hilda Pacheco-Taylor’s Foundation, Corazon De Vida Provides Funding to 14 Different Orphanages in Baja Serving 750- 900 Children a Day August 9,…

A Little Village of Palapas Overlooking the Ocean

Family-owned and operated Palapas Ventana in La Paz, Mexico offers travelers a laid-back option The MEXICO Report TRAVEL Section By Susie Albin-Najera Nestled among the abundant native desert plants of Baja, including barrel cactus, palo adan, and pitaya agria, located…

Rick Najera’s Double Award Nomination DADDY DIARIES and NOTHING LIKE THE HOLIDAYS

ENTERTAINMENT Section Comedian/Writer-Performer Rick Najera’s DADDY DIARIES Nominated for Imagen Award for Best Live Theatrical Production Imagen Foundation Selects Award-Winning Writer, Actor and Playwright Rick Najera’s work for Second Award nomination July 15, 2009Written by Susie Albin-Najera It was announced…

Yancey Quiñones: A Strong Blend of Culture, Commitment and Community

The MEXICO Report Community SECTION Yancey Quiñones: A Strong Blend of Culture, Commitment and Community Master coffee roaster and owner of Antigua Coffee House in Los Angeles donates talents to aid Zapatista Coffee Farm Co-op in Palenque region of Chiapas,…