Monthly Archive: March 2012

Of Huevos & Huelgas

Those of you feeling that post-Xmas spiritual void will be happy to note that Easter comes oddly early this year and in fact for the truly devout, the whole process has already begun. Lent...

Stuff

P o p p i n g Juegos Centroamericanos Excitement in the sports world as Panama retires their bid to host the 23rd Central American and Caribbean games, in 2018, leaving Xela as the...

Return Of La Concha

By Lynda DeBerry Xela’s little-known Concha Acustica outdoor theater may once again see performers take the stage, through the collective restoration efforts of members of the local poetry club Los Altos and the Xela...

Los Riscos

by Diana Pastor For all you folks who like the hot weather, it’s time to dig out your swimsuits and sunglasses – we’re entering summer here in Guatemala. Remember, Easter is on its way...

Guatemala News Wrap Up

January wrapped with strange rumblings from political circles – current President Otto Pérez Molina’s wife, Rosa Leal, took over social projects formerly administered by the outgoing First Lady and promised that a thorough audit...