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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • C.D.C. Internal Report Calls Delta Variant as Contagious as Chickenpox.
    • Traffic lights installed for the new supermarket near the Underpass.
    • In 5 years SMA approved to build more than 10 thousand homes.
    • They seek to avoid the closure of bars in GTO due to COVID.
    • CDC says Americans should wear masks in nearly 70% of U.S. counties.
    • People who have a complete COVID vaccination scheme may return to work in person: SSa.
    • AstraZeneca vaccine shipped to Canada, Mexico before adequate plant inspections.
    • COVID hospitalizations increase 450% in GTO during July.
    • A schizophrenic assaulted a woman with a stick.
    • A Pink Collar for Soleil.
    • Association "Yo Soy San Miguel de Allende" will hold a forum on the Popular Consultation.
    • You can locate the specific place to participate in the Popular Consultation.
    • The Best Defense is to Have a Good Backup.
    • Prosecutor's Office investigates the murder of a family in Celaya and the death of the alleged murderer.
    • Citizens urged to avoid getting into dams or rivers in SMA.
    • Ministry of Health warns of false email about COVID-19 'vaccination card'.
    • U.S. Consular Agency in SMA accepting passport renewals.
    • Wear a Mask.
    • Happy Friday!

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    Peso: 1 USD = 19.88 MXN. 1 CAD = 15.98 MXN.
    Weather: 54F - 78F - 55F; 12C - 26C - 13C; 5%.
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    C.D.C. Internal Report Calls Delta Variant as Contagious as Chickenpox.
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    The Delta variant is much more contagious, more likely to break through protections afforded by the vaccines and may cause more severe disease than all other known versions of the virus, according to an internal presentation circulated within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    Dr. Rochelle P. Walensky, the director of the agency, acknowledged on Tuesday that vaccinated people with so-called breakthrough infections of the Delta variant carry just as much virus in the nose and throat as unvaccinated people, and may spread it just as readily, if less often. ...

    The Delta variant is more transmissible than the viruses that cause MERS, SARS, Ebola, the common cold, the seasonal flu and smallpox, and it is as contagious as chickenpox, according to the document, a copy of which was obtained by The New York Times.
    The New York Times


    They put traffic lights up for the new supermarket less than 200 meters from those in the Underpass.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.- For the new shopping center next to the underpass they closed the avenue for days to carry out work, but also they will receive TRAFFIC LIGHTS, the kind that we pay with public taxes.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    In 5 years SMA approved to build more than 10 thousand homes; most cost upwards of 105 thousand ... dollars.
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    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE.– In the last 2 administrations, the real estate boom was the main "business" in San Miguel de Allende. To the Heritage City, the multi-award winner by magazines, which they named as "the best" of a list on the Internet, the one that took care of its environment, that respected its historic center and ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    They seek to avoid the closure of bars in Guanajuato due to COVID, they will make random visits.
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    The Secretary of Health, Daniel Díaz urges to respect the capacity to avoid the closure of bars and clubs in Guanajuato.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    CDC says Americans should wear masks in nearly 70% of U.S. counties.
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    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Thursday that 69.3% of U.S. counties had transmission rates of COVID-19 high enough to warrant indoor masking in public spaces and should immediately resume the policy.
    Reuters

    People who have a complete COVID vaccination scheme may return to work in person: SSa.
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    The health agency established that these people are no longer at risk of becoming serious or dying from contracting COVID-19.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    AstraZeneca vaccine shipped to Canada, Mexico before adequate plant inspections.
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    Canada and Mexico imported millions of doses of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine and offered them to the public without health officials properly inspecting the operations of the U.S. manufacturer, according to inspection records and the regulators involved.
    Reuters

    Three-year-old boy dies from Covid-19 in Celaya.
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    Guanajuato registered eight deaths in the last 24 hours due to the coronavirus, including a three-year-old child from Celaya, the Guanajuato Health Secretariat reported that the entity adds 11 thousand 342 deaths. ...

    The entity registered 217 new coronavirus infections of which León contributed 97, Salamanca 16, San Miguel de Allende 11, Valle de Santiago 10, Celaya nine, San Diego de la Unión eight, San Felipe eight, Tarandacuao seven, Juventino Rosas six, Santiago Maravatio six, Silao six, Acámbaro five, Salvatierra five, Uriangato five, Manuel Doblado four, Romita three, Yuriria three, Pénjamo two, Purisima del Rincón two, Villagrán two and Victoria one positive case. ...

    The Ministry of Health announced that 101 patients are hospitalized for coronavirus, of which nine are stable, 68 are serious and 24 are in critical condition.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    COVID hospitalizations increase 450% in Guanajuato during July.
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    On June 27, the State Health Secretariat reported 16 hospitalizations for COVID in Guanajuato, and this Wednesday, July 28, the number increased to 88.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    A schizophrenic assaulted a woman with a stick.
    By Gladis Montserrat Padrón Bautista

    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. - He's back to his old ways! A man who lives towards the San Luis Rey neighborhood, tried to hit a woman with a stick ... The incident occurred this July 29 on the street of Relox minutes before 10 in the morning, when out of nowhere he began to shout and hit with a wooden stick of considerable size vehicles parked in said road.
    TV Independencia (sp) | English.

    A Pink Collar for Soleil.
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    My heart goes out to Soleil. She is a gentle, sweet, beautiful girl. Now that she is safe at the SPA, she wags her tail, softly puts her paw in your hand, and then switches paws so each can be massaged.
    Atención San Miguel

    Association "Yo Soy San Miguel de Allende" will hold a forum on the Popular Consultation.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto., July 29, 2021.- On Thursday, July 29 at 7:00 p.m., a virtual forum will be held through the Facebook page "Yo Soy San Miguel de Allende", a virtual forum to discuss the Popular Consultation, Alan Contreras, Abraham Mendieta, Mario Arturo Hernández and Alina Duarte will participate.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.

    Through the Locate your Table portal, you can locate the specific place to participate in the Popular Consultation.
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    NATIONAL. - As of today the exact location of the 57 thousand 092 receiving tables that will be installed on August 1 is available through the site "Locate your Table" (https://ubicatumesa.ine.mx), informed INE advisers.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    The Best Defense is to Have a Good Backup.
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    The big story making news over the last week has to be the colossal ransomware attacks that have affected hundreds of U.S. companies. In a blog post, the Russian-based REvil cybercrime gang all but admitted responsibility—and did so with impunity.
    Atención San Miguel

    Prosecutor's Office investigates the murder of a family in Celaya and the death of the alleged murderer.
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    CELAYA. - On Monday afternoon, in Celaya, a family was killed while they were on the road on a scooter, hours later, for on Tuesday morning the alleged murderer was killed, the General Prosecutor's Office is already investigating this case.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Citizens urged to avoid getting into dams or rivers in San Miguel de Allende.
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    After a family almost lost their lives in the waters of the Presita de Santa Rosa.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    Ministry of Health warns of false email about COVID-19 'vaccination card'.
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    The federal agency urged citizens to stay informed simply through official channels so as not to fall into fake news during this third wave of coronavirus.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    U.S. Consular Agency in San Miguel accepting passport renewals.
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    Mexico News U.S. Consular Agency in San Miguel accepting passport renewals The United States Consular Agency in San Miguel de Allende is now accepting applications for renewal of some adult, regular 10-year validity passports. They will also accept applications for the exchange of limited validity emergency passports for regular full passports (within one year...
    Atención San Miguel
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    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information
    The latest security, health and passport processing updates.
    U.S. Embassy News, Updates, and Information.
    Latest updates:
    • Security Alert: Reports of increased criminal activity, Tamaulipas and Nuevo Leon. July 13, 2021.
    • Security Alert – U.S. Consulate General Tijuana, Mexico – July 12, 2021.
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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

    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.
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