Daily Archives: July 13, 2019

800 street vendors at Chichen Itza refuse to be relocated, make demands

Tourist revenue should go to impoverished communities, and more nearby land should be released from private ownership, indigenous vendors say.

Progreso’s new boardwalk strikes a festive note

Progreso, Yucatan — The port city inaugurated a new merry-go-round and all the other attractions in the Malecon...

Sargassum blob, larger than Cozumel approaching Cancun at height of summer season

Sargassum Monitoring Network Cancun, Quintana Roo — On one of the biggest summer weekends for the resort, a sargassum...

Vigil at Merida consulate demands the U.S. ‘close the camps’

Dozens of protesters, many American, protest the U.S. Consulate in Merida over child separation policies on the border. Photo: Courtesy

Saraperos puts brakes on Leones

Five Leones produced more than two hits despite losing against Saltillo on Friday. Photo: Leones Saltillo, Coahuila —...