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‘La Mujer Mexicana’

Santa Cruz County was treated to a beautiful show, which featured music and poetry from famous and immortalized Mexican composers and writers this past March. The Mexican Concilate, Oriundos de Nogales, the Cultural Arts Center, Nogales International and Nogales Unified School District organized the event, which was held at the James Clark Performing Arts Center at the Nogales High School.The ... Read More »

Getting kids healthy and ready to succeed

Santa Cruz County is home to two new Family Resource Centers that are designed to help families with children aged 0-5 prepare their children for Kindergarten. The Family Resource Center Program is funded by First Things First (www.azftf.gov), a statewide organization dedicated to ensuring that all Arizona’s children enter school healthy and ready to succeed. The program is administered by ... Read More »

The Hilltop Gallery: A cultural staple of the U.S.-Mexico Border

Over the hills and settled in the heart of our city sits the Hilltop Galley which has brought us art and culture since 1972, presenting over 20,000 works of art from both sides of the U.S. – Mexico border. As you walk past the entrance the friendly staff of volunteers greet you with a smile and invite you in to ... Read More »

Oldest sevice club in area

When the GFWC Nogales Woman’s Club was founded October 4, 1922, it was destined to become the oldest club in the area, founded especially to establish the present day Nogales-Santa Cruz County Public Library in 1924. In 1923 the club also affiliated itself with the General Federation of Women’s Club (GFWC), an international organization of volunteers founded in 1898. The ... Read More »

Promotoras de Nogales

The Promotoras de Nogales graduating diabetes class after receiving certificates. For more information on this group please call (520) 287-3444 or visit 125 E. Madison St., Nogales, Arizona 85621, email: asociacionpromotorasnogales@gmail.com. Read More »

Students of the Quarter at the Nogales Rotary Club

This past March 31, 2011 the Nogales Rotary Club honored the Students of the Quarter from schools, which included elementary, middle and high schools from area. The awards ceremony is coordinated between the rotary club and Rotarian and school superintendent Alfredo Velasquez. The award is based on the Rotarian 4-way test which asks the following questions: 1. Is it the ... Read More »

Nogales Rotary Club

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIkpQCQstwA The Nogales Rotary Club is an organization that has being giving to our community for years. The Nogales Rotary club meets every Thursday at noon in the Quality Inn formerly known as the Americana Hotel.The Nogales Rotary Club recently introduced a new notable member, Jim Rowe, Manager of the local McDonald’s.The club also has special guest speakers at most ... Read More »

Nogales Lions Club

Nogales Lions Club was chartered on April 23, 1945 and has served Nogales since. The Club is made up of 52 members men and women, and meet Tuesdays at 12:00 noon at the Quality Inn Suites.Lions meet the needs of those in their communities as well as around the world. Working together locally, internationally, the worldwide network of Lions has ... Read More »

Tamal Festival

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXwFRYjZCQM Nogales, Sonora, Mexico holds event celebrating the Mexican traditional food staple, the tamal. Read More »

Citizen of the Year awards

httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S6ukxY1rf8g Take a look at the pictures and video at the Citizen of the Year awards, and be sure to pick up a copy of the May 2011 edition for a full story on the event. Read More »

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