SOUTH: November 27, 2017 | Gringo Gazette

SOUTH: November 27, 2017

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San Jose Cultural Center Open Again
By CALEB HOOGLAND

For about the last six months, the cultural center in San Jose, located at the north end of the downtown plaza, has been shut down for major renovations. The project cost $243,000 USD, which seems like a lot since there were very few infrastructural changes made to the building.

It’s A Mexican Holiday Marathon
By ALEJANDRA SARACHAGA

December is a month in which we Mexicans party, a lot. Much more than any other month. We call this season the Guadalupe Reyes Marathon because it starts on December 12th, the Guadalupe Day, and ends on January 6th, what we call Dia de Reyes (Kings Day).

Que Pasa In Cabo?
By DAVID FLORES

New Chedraui opens A new Chedraui store has opened in Los Cabos. It’s a Chedraui Selecto and it’s at the corner of the Club Campestre and the toll road to the international airport.

What’s Going On In This Country?
By SANTIAGO VERDUGO

Gourmet horse meat Some stores in Mexico were caught selling horse meat as beef, and that made big news, as everyone was going tsk tsk over it. But horse meat is actually legally exported to seven countries around the world where it is considered a delicacy.