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San Juan Cosala, Jalisco.
A town filled with joy, color, and simply beautiful.

"Forget wondering what life is really like in Mexico, read "El Ojo del Lago" and get a first hand look through the eyes of the largest English-speaking community living outside Canada and the U.S. today."



Mexico's Leading English Language Publication


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  • The life and times of Benito Juarez, the only man to have been elected to the presidency of Mexico an astounding four times—and perhaps even a fifth!





Visiting the enchanting city of Queretaro





Remembering the man that John Adams in 1776 said “History is to ascribe the American Revolution to Thomas Paine.”




A true story that had its origin in the closing days of WWII and had its denouement many years later.




A charming story that is sure to remind us all of the very first time we fell in love (or thought we did, anyway).




Bravo! Theatre is presenting an encore of Visiting Mr. Green on Saturday, July 7 and 14 at 7:30 pm and Sunday, July 8 and 15 at 4 pm....................





Sixth Annual LCS Children’s Art Program Summer Art Camp
Our most popular community project, the Children’s Art Program, will observe its 6th annual Children’s Art Camp starting Monday, July 30, and ending Friday, August 3......................



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Cucumber is Judy Dykestra Brown’s abrasive fictional account of one woman’s  life in Mexico, where happiness as anywhere else  is elusive  and more times than not most settle for little more than contentment.


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Lakeside LivingBy Kay Davis Phone: (376) 766-4774or 765-3676 to leave messages Email: July
Editor’s Page By Alejandro Grattan Did I Remember to Tell You That I Forgot?   A few weeks ago, over coffee at the LCS, I told a pal that I
A BALLOON IN CACTUS By Maggie Van Ostrand “Broken Berlitz”   While lazily drinking in the Spanish language, courtesy of the PBS Destinos series
BRIDGE BY THE LAKE By Ken Masson   Missing a makeable slam is one of the more painful experiences in bridge. Of course, bidding a hopeless slam
ALL ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT By Dr. Todd Stong Water Supply Around the Lake   Lake Chapala water was the primary source of life for pre-historic
Wordwise With Pithy Wit By Tom Clarkson   This morning, my pal F.T. – who shared the Iraq experience with me during my third trek there – forwarded
LAKESIDE LIVING Kay Davis Phone: 376 – 108 – 0278 (or 765 – 3676 to leave messages) Email: November
Front Row Center By Michael Warren    The Pajama Game By Richard Adler and Jerry Ross Directed by Peggy Lord Chilton Music directed
Every Word  Important By Herbert W. Piekow   Every word a writer writes has meaning yes, sometimes they never get published or the book
LEGERDEMAIN—Italian Style By Jim Rambologna   Enzio Grattani was the Editor-in-Chief of a local rivista (or magazine) in Ajiermo, Italy. Locals

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