OnLine News Magazinea free community-run nonprofit
public service, written FOR and BY the expatriate residents, in our attempt to
meet needs not being met elsewhere
Important note: this SMA Online Newsmagazine was created
by the MPWC Foundation prior to March 14, 2004, to fulfill the needs and mission specified on
the newsmagazine's goals and mission
web-page. Unfortunately, as we described at news about us
(see the 6/1/04 notice under "emailed information), our cry for
help went unheeded, and we had to cease publishing almost all new entries
after July 4, 2004.
Nonetheless, many of the pages still contain
information and news and tips that are relevant even today.
suggest you pick and choose and continue to enjoy what remains useful
Mayor inaugurates low cost pharmacy at DIF which will help all
people who can not afford to pay for medicines elsewhere. It
appeared that gringos as well as Mexican naturals would be able to
use this service
Satellite TV from the DISH network is now available legally and at
a fair cost in SMA
City government to provide garbage containers all around the city
Crisis - regarding breaking news at SMA Online - see breaking news
Claudia Escalante talked about the Fundacion Pueblos Magicos.
She said that San Miguel de Allende will receive the financial funds to
continue with the remodeling on the historic buildings such as Las Monjas
Church and San Francisco Church, as well as for Bellas Artes and Plaza
some NEW things that we
think you should know about NOW:
take a look at our new computer users
section which will offer you ideas and hints on how to make your journey
through this (and other) web-site easier, faster, and more fun.
We also introducing our new BULLETIN
BOARD, free to all users, to be used for rides offered, recommended employees
available, garage/tag sales, arrivals and departures of people, and the like. See more details by clicking on community bulletin board
Our recent survey which looked to gain the following
information, elicited just that.
some demographic information to help us design the
website around your needs.
what you think about our web site and its various
the future direction you would like to see us take.
And now, for those of you who want to see the preliminary results of
the survey, and how we have already reacted to your questions and
comments and suggestions, click on surveys
So that you do not have to waste your time re-reading
any pages where no
change has occurred since your last reading, the newest HEADLINES and all of the current web-pages
(departments) are shown below. You may go directly to those pages by
clicking on the underlined categories at the left. On the other hand, for a complete listing of all
articles, click on any link for the
table of contents.
below: go to this web-page (department)(section)
the newest and
most current item now published on that particular web-page is entitled
(see below), or a description of what is on the page (in cases of
constantly changing subjects):
Our objective: this paper is published for the expatriate residents of San Miguel de
All articles are to be signed by, and all legal responsibilities
are those of, the writers
themselves. The publisher assumes no responsibility for anything
written. Our stated purpose is that we will publish (with certain
restrictions - see how to write us) anything that is
submitted without our editing any of it. Please go from this page to any
of the above "click-on" links (which are the various reading departments - sections
- pages - of this online newspaper).
HomePage of the online newsmagazine has been visited
since March 14 2004
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