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Hohokam Soccer Field now open


The City of Nogales inaugurated Hohokam Soccer Field this past March 2013. The field is located east of Fleischer Park and should attract more physical activity in Santa Cruz County. Many community figures were in attendance at the event, which included SCC Attorney George Silva, SCC Recorder Suzie Sainz, SCC Sheriff Tony Estrada, NFD Chief Hector Robles, City Councilmen Cesar ... Read More »

Minor league baseball comes to SCC


The City of Nogales will be getting a new minor league baseball team in the summer of 2013. The team titled the Nogales Desert Ghost will include several players with professional experience with Jolbert Cabrera set as the team’s manager. “After discussions with the teams owners we are very happy to be welcoming this team to Nogales,” said City of ... Read More »

Readiness & Emergency Management for Schools


The meeting provides support, resources, & training to support school emergency management efforts for local educational agencies and institutions. Representatives from various organizations were in attendence such as SCC Sheriff Office and Nogales Police Department. Read More »

New Vice-Mayor Nubar Hanessian


Nogales, AZ — Nogales Mayor Arturo Garino and the Nogales City Council elected Councilman Nubar Hanessian to serve as Vice-Mayor during the city council meeting held January 9, 2013, at the Nogales City Hall. After former Vice Mayor Olga Valdez’ term on the City Council ended in December, the selection of a new Vice-Mayor was naturally included as part of ... Read More »

City of Nogales installs Councilman Acosta

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The City of Nogales recently held a meeting for the administration of oath to inaugurate its newly elected council people. City of Nogales Judge Mayra J. Galindo directed the administration of oath for Councilman Joe Acosta. Arturo Garino, Mayor of the City of Nogales, spoke about the importance of the coming year. “We have done good things in that past ... Read More »

Nativity Exhibition


By:Berenice Rosales. Consulate General of Mexico in Nogales, Arizona. NOGALES.-To celebrate the holidays season and to preserve this tradition, The Consulate General of Mexico in Nogales, Arizona, presented to the public an exhibition of nacimientos on Friday December 14th. Several Individuals and community organizations such as businesswoman Sandra Kory, Santos Yescas of Nogales Community Development, Mercedes Lopez, from Our House ... Read More »

The Mexican Consulate honors local with the “Angel de la Independencia” award

Santa Cruz County Attorney, George Silva, receives award from General Consul, Jaime Paz y Puente.

The “Angel de la Independencia” award is a yearly honor bestowed to individuals who have contributed vastly to the advancement and advocacy of the local Mexican Culture and the objectives of the Mexican Consulate. The Mexican Consul General Jamie Paz y Puente selects the individuals who have become angels to the Mexican Community. This year’s recipient was Santa Cruz County ... Read More »

Derek Arnson new Nogales Chief of Police

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Nogales, AZ—The City of Nogales is proud to announce that Mr. Derek Arnson has been hired and sworn in as the new Chief of Police. Chief Arnson will begin work immediately. “I am thrilled to be a part of the City of Nogales team,” stated Chief Arnson. “I look forward to having a positive impact on the community and its ... Read More »

Rails Make Nogales


On October 25, 1882 the rail linking the United States and Mexico was completed. A large crowd gathered for the event. Two flag bearing, diamond stacked locomotives faced each other and touched cow catchers at the border just after the final silver spike was driven on the tie, amid cheers and toasts that forever linked the west coast of Mexico ... Read More »

Young Talents seduce the public

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De Universidad de Arizona, Edgar Ricaúd Saldivar canta Stille Tränen, Op. 35, No. 10 de R. Schumann Acompañado por Fernando López al piano . October 12, 2012 Twenty three students from Santa Cruz County schools performed themes in voice, piano, violin, cello, guitar and dance on Friday, October 5 at the Young Talented Musicians Concert 2012 in its second edition. ... Read More »

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