Here is your Baja Good Life Report for 12/19/2010.
FEATURES THIS WEEK
2nd Total Lunar Eclipse in 2010
A total lunar eclipse will take place on December 20/21, 2010. It will be visible about 9:30pm PST on December 21 in North and South America. READ MORE TO FIND OUT THE TIME IS BEST FOR YOU.
MEXICO CITY — A joint U.S.-Mexico committee met for the first time Wednesday to address border management issues and border violence.The committee was created By Presidents Barack Obama and Felipe Calderon in May.Mexico has expressed concern about the deaths of migrants during recent incidents involving U.S. Border Patrol officers, and the two countries agreed on the need to "minimize the need
LOS ANGELES -- Equipped with new NASA technology, scientists say there is mounting evidence that the 7.2 Easter Sunday earthquake in Mexicali, Mexico, directed tectonic stress toward Southern California, putting the region at a higher risk for a future quake.The observations are being made possible by a new radar imaging system created by NASA that can detect how land moves after earthquakes.
Happy Holidays and thanks for your support in 20102010 was a year devoted to the vigilance program Sea Watch helped start and fund in 2009. It is called Observatorio Ciudadano (OC, Citizen Observers). In its first year of operation it has been successful beyond what many imagined and you can see more fish on every reef around the Bay of La Paz.For 12 years, hookah divers have been killing the
The U.S. Latino market has reached a tipping point. Current trends suggest expanding influence will blur the lines and Hispanic and general markets will collide. The resulting merger will reveal a new, younger consumer market with a heightened element of Latino flair. Approximately one in six Americans is of Hispanic descent or origin. More than half are under the age of 26 and by 2020, the
Musician Spotlight ~ Libre
5th Annual International Blues & Arts Fiesta is proud to announce that the spectacularly talented "Libre" joins our stage for the first time. For more than 15 years the musicians of "Libre" have been discharging a fusion of Afro-Cuban rhythms, Latin Soul with a dash of Jazz, and topped off with Blues and Rock. The magical music mixture is a fusion of flavors which
Happy Holidays to you and yours! We will be having a Christmas buffet and New Years Eve Party with Holiday Specials in both Poco Cielo #1 and Our NEW Poco Cielo Restaurant, right next door. We hope to see you over the Holidays and please have a safe and wonderful Season!Poco Cielo Staff and Management--If you have any questions, please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.Carla Jesme
The Festival D'Arte La Paz 2010 organized by the artist's group "The La Paz 6" was a great success and the feedback we've received has been very positive. We hosted 68 artist booths with everything from jewelry and clothing to photography, sculpture and paintings. Three restaurants offered their culinary arts. Eight musical groups performed for the Festival attendees from noon until 6 pm. We
Clothing Drive Ejido-San Felipe-THE ROAD RUNNER CAFE -Parking Lot (on the SIDE in front of San Felipe Storage) Wednesday, December 22rd NOON :Donations Needed New or Used Clean: Blankets, Jackets/Coats, Baby Clothes, Children’s & Young Adult, Women’s & Men's Clothes.The Restaurant will be open until 2PM with Coffee, Soup, Sandwiches. They are very generous to offer up their Property for this
Tourists are safe in Mexico, Napolitano assures.OTAY MESA, California (PH) Due to the large media coverage of the violence acts and the war against drug trafficking in Mexico, the United States Homeland Security Secretary, Janet Napolitano, assures that American visitors are safe in Mexico."Visiting Mexico now, by Americans who are reasonably prudent, they will be safe, we don't have information
written by Robin Kissee, edited MLA
Crime does pay in San Felipe! Just ask those jailbirds who paid fines at the Fat Boy's jail after the San Felipe B.C. Lions Club Deputies cleaned up the streets in downtown. Lions Club deputies roamed the streets looking for "perps" and citizen arrests were also made to break up the crime rings. After an arrest was made, a lawbreaker was given a time to
Large Charity Effort for Children’s OrphanageFor the orphaned children and staff members of Rancho El Milagro (www.ranchomilagro.org) in Ensenada, Baja, Mexico, the “Thanksgiving” holiday came early last week thanks to the advent of the Wahoo’s Baja Support Run IV, a unique charity event held in conjunction with the 43rd Tecate SCORE Baja 1000. Now in its fourth year, the 2010 effort set new