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January 9, 2015

News: News and information for by PVDN

Coming in with 28% of all votes, Puerto Vallarta beats Key West, Miami, and Cancun for best “Gay Beach” destination for gay travelers by GayCities.Com web user votes. Puerto Vallarta’s Zona Rosa also ranked sixth of the best “gayborhoods” in the world, a term used to describe gay friendly neighborhoods. Puerto Vallarta has long been...
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Quirky people are, indeed, fascinating. Just add incredible talent, energy and humor to that formula and what you have is Puerto Vallarta‘s newest arrival, Sharron Matthews.  With a fabulous singing voice, a slightly irreverent sense of humor and a theatrical,  flamboyant wit, Sharron  Matthews is a wonderful new addition to Puerto Vallarta’s entertainment scene this season.  Jokingly described as ‘the love child...
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As much as I wanted to continue my new series this week spotlighting individuals, couples , expats and locals alike who call Puerto Vallarta home and the reasons they love it here , my father , my last surviving parent made his transition this week . I am returning to Los Angeles once again, unexpectedly...
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A consortium including an energy company controlled by billionaire Carlos Slim won a contract to build a 230 km (143 mile) pipeline to supply gas to central, northern and western Mexico, the state power company said on Thursday. The consortium, which consisted of Slim’s Carso Energy and U.S. companies Energy Transfer Partners and MasTec Inc,...
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Morrissey has said he was “delighted” to see a bull gore a “serial killer” matador in Mexico City recently, adding that he was “sad the bull did not come away with [her] ear”. In a post on his fan site True to You entitled “The shame of beloved Mexico”, the former Smiths man reprimanded the...
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This Saturday January 10th marks the 8th edition of the Riviera Nayarit Beach Cleanup Network. Seven cleanups took place in 2014 and this year all 12 months will be completed. These civilian actions have achieved a domino effect that has sparked a multifaceted cultural shift. The currently registered groups—which number 15—have kept growing over the...
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The annual Mardi Gras Parade comes back to Puerto Vallarta’s streets on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 8 p.m with a parade beginning at the Hotel Zone’s Sheraton Hotel and heading south on the Malecón and ending at Olas Altas in Old Town. Last year’s event brought 20,000 cheering residents and tourists from all walks...
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