Coffee & Headlines • December 23, 2021

From today’s broadcast:

HEADLINES

SEAPAL water pipe bursts in Emiliano Zapata flooding several homes. https://vallartaindependiente.com/2021/12/22/colapsa-tuberia-en-la-en-colonia-emiliano-zapata-varios-domicilios-inundados/

Did you feel yesterday’s quake? https://www.excelsior.com.mx/nacional/sismo-de-magnitud-56-remece-a-jalisco/1489413

It is up to local governments to review Uber and Didi fares, says Federal Consumer Protection Bureau. https://vallartaindependiente.com/2021/12/22/autoridades-locales-responsables-de-revisar-tarifas-de-uber-y-didi-profeco/

Have you been shafted by a yellow cab? Here’s a number you can call to get a refund. https://www.reportediario.com.mx/noticias/puerto-vallarta/los-sindicatos-de-taxistas-ponen-a-disposicion-en-caso-de-abusos 

Place your bets! The Insurgentes bridge will be ready in February, they say… http://www.noticiaspv.com.mx/puente-vehicular-del-rio-cuale-hasta-febrero-2022/

Five beaches in Mexico, including Sayulita are unfit for swimming, says the Federal Commission for Protection Against Sanitary Risks (COFEPRIS). https://www.excelsior.com.mx/nacional/5-playas-en-el-pais-no-son-aptas-para-uso-recreativo-cofepris/1489435

Puerto Vallarta’s Tourism Bureau names a new director… http://www.noticiaspv.com.mx/sigue-con-vida-fideicomiso-de-puerto-vallarta/

… who is a politician and a lawyer. https://vallartabanderas.com/perfil-2021-randy-alfredo-lopez-martinez/

Portion of Highway 200 between Las Varas and Monteón is now a four-lane toll road. https://www.facebook.com/notiespacioPV/posts/5047840918562436


LEISURE

Mayor inaugurates improved sports facilities at the Bobadilla stadium. https://vallartaopina.net/dotando-de-espacios-optimos-a-los-vallartenses/

Meet the Mexican president that tried to cancel Santa Claus. https://www.eluniversalpuebla.com.mx/viral/la-absurda-historia-del-presidente-que-quiso-convertir-quetzalcoatl-en-simbolo-de-la-navidad 

WATCH: The beautiful Gay Santa commercial we discussed on the show, from Norway.


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