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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • Facebook hacked again: Change your Password.
    • This Tuesday begins the application of vaccines for educational staff.
    • Mexico City Metro Line 12 collapses.
    • Drought uncovers old church.
    • Covid-19 takes the lives of two GTO women.
    • Call to investigate the 'overflight of planes that drop chemicals'.
    • Children: 'The Worst Lady in the World' comes to SMA so they can enjoy this show.
    • Beef, chicken and gasoline push inflation.
    • Living in an Upended World: Garden of the Sea.
    • The death of a man who surprised walkers near Zeferino Park.
    • Quintana Roo regresses to orange risk level on state coronavirus map.
    • GTO Vaccination News.
    • Looking for a vaccine appointment in the US?
    • Other Coronavirus News.
    • More News.
    • Wear a mask.
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    (morning low - daytime high - overnight low; chance of precipitation).
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    Facebook hacked again. Change your Password.
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    A big challenge involved in writing a newspaper column is that what is written one day can be immediately overtaken by events before the next edition of Atención is printed. That is what just happened here, calling for a minor update to the advice dispensed only last week.
    Atención San Miguel

    This Tuesday begins the application of vaccines for educational staff.
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    The vaccination is for the more than 17 thousand teachers, directors, administrative and support personnel, as well as school supervisors from Region I and II of Northeast Guanajuato.

    San Miguel de Allende, Gto., May 3, 2021.- The Module of the Municipal Sports Commission (COMUDE) of San Miguel de Allende, will be the vaccination center for more than 17 thousand people from the public and private system of the educational sector, of the I North and II Northeast regions of the State of Guanajuato.

    From this Tuesday the 4th to Friday the 7th of May, from 8 in the morning to 8 at night, the CanSino vaccine will be applied, which requires only one dose. The staff must come with their pre-registration document (made on the platform of the Ministry of Education) a credential that identifies them as a worker in the education sector and their INE.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.

    This Tuesday begins vaccination of 135 thousand teachers of public and private schools.
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    The venues enabled for vaccination are the Comude de San Miguel de Allende, the Poliforum de León, the Tresguerras Auditorium in Celaya and the Inforum de Irapuato.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Mexico City Metro Line 12 collapses.
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    CDMX reports 49 hospitalized; structure did not support the weight of the convoy. "We heard a loud thunder and everything fell apart": user
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    Drought uncovers old church in Guanajuato.
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    A church in the central Mexican state of Guanajuato survives between the water and the fish as the only witness of a town that was flooded more than 40 years ago and that now, as a result of the droughts that affect the country, has remained new uncovered.

    It is the Temple of the Virgen de los Dolores, whose construction dates from the mid-19th century, although there are documentary sources that place its birth in the 18th century.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    Covid-19 takes the lives of two Guanajuato women.
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    Covid-19 continues to claim the lives of Guanajuato and now it was two women who lost the battle against the coronavirus.

    The Ministry of Health reported that the two women who died from Covid-19 are originally from Irapuato and the other from Salamanca and both died in medical units of the Mexican Institute of Social Security.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Call to investigate the 'overflight of planes that drop chemicals'.
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    On Thursday, April 29, 2021, the deputy of Morena Juan Israel Ramos Ruiz, presented a point of agreement in the parliamentary gaseta to urge the Ministry of Communications and Transportation (SCT) and the Civil Aviation Authorities and SEMARNAT, so that they will investigate the overflight of planes that drop ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Children: 'The Worst Lady in the World' comes to SMA so they can enjoy this show.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - The Worst Lady in the World arrives in San Miguel de Allende to raise awareness about violence. The paper theater adaptation of the famous story by Francisco Hinojosa, is presented as part of the 2019 FONCA Project Support Program for Children and Young People. It will offer two functions ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Beef, chicken and gasoline push inflation.
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    These products are affected by the global prices of oil and grains such as corn
    Diario de Querétaro (sp) | English.

    Living in an Upended World: Garden of the Sea.
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    Human ingenuity is amazing–not only will it bring us out of the pandemic, it can also offer hope to save the planet for future generations.
    Atención San Miguel

    The death of a man who surprised walkers near Zeferino Park.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- This morning, in a tree next to the Zeferino park, the passers-by saw the body of a person among some trees. What seemed like a normal day became disturbing for those who managed to see it, among the undergrowth and waited for the authorities to arrive to protect the body of a ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Quintana Roo regresses to orange risk level on state coronavirus map.
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    The state regressed on Monday to high-risk orange on its own coronavirus stoplight map as case numbers increase in the resort city of Cancún.
    Mexico News Daily
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    GTO Vaccination News
    For more information on the Vaccinations in GTO see News Wire Mexico and select the location GTO and category Health or click this link News Wire Mexico: GTO, Health.

    GTO Official registry of health professionals for Covid-19 vaccination programming. Including private doctors.
    GTO Teacher vaccination portal.
    GTO Vaccination Portal lists vaccination sites.
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    Looking for a vaccine appointment in the US?
    Try Vaccine Spotter: https://www.vaccinespotter.org/
    "A tool to help you track down COVID-19 vaccine appointment openings at your state's pharmacies. Rather than searching around on each pharmacy's website, we'll automatically scan the pharmacy websites and show you any available appointments we can find on one page."
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    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
    Last updated March 9, 2021.
    SMA and Mexico: Key Coronavirus Declarations History and Timeline.
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    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information
    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information.
    Lastest updates:
    • Four Year Work Permits Now Available for U.S. Citizens in Mexico (April 27, 2021).
    • Security Alert – Cartel Violence Mexicali Valley April 23, 2021.
    • Health Alert: Mexico Travel Advisory Change: Level 4: Do Not Travel Due to COVID-19 (April 20, 2021).
    • Health Alert -Mexico COVID-19 Update April 9, 2021.
    • SMA Consular Agent Passport Renewal Program (March 26, 2021).
    • Message for U.S. Citizens – Change in Availability of American Citizen Services (March 19, 2021)
    • Passport Services **NEW: ADULT RENEWAL DROP-OFF PROGRAM** (March 2021)
    • Video: U. S. Consular Agent. Ericka Montez Ruiz, Midday Rotary Club of San Miguel de Allende Oct 13.
    • SMA Consular Agency resuming limited in person services by October 13 (Posted October 10, 2020).
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    COVID-19 Home and Care Guide
    COVID-19 Medical Information for San Miguel de Allende Mexico
    Up-to-date information regarding the current coronavirus. Learn about how to protect yourself and your family from COVID-19, and what to do if you experience symptoms.
    Home and Care Guide
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    From the COVID FB SMA page
    (It is a public page; you do NOT need to be a Facebook member to read)
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    List of Health First Certified Establishments.
    Portal | Direct link to list of Certified Establishments | Certified Hotels | Gyms, spas, clubs, sports centers.
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    Other Coronavirus News

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