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    News and Coronavirus Update:
    • Extortion, drug dealing and vehicle theft on the rise in SMA.
    • Free cinema and theater at Teatro Santa Ana.
    • "Jazz Lounge" and the "MUMU Bazaar today in SMA.
    • What Mexico offered Austria for Moctezuma's Headdress.
    • UNAM will open Campus in SMA in October 2022.
    • Charco del Ingenio assumes the presidency of the Mexican Association of Botanical Gardens.
    • They commemorate the "Day of the Flag" in SMA.
    • Economic Outlook for Different Sectors in 2022.
    • Stolen motorcycle recovered in Colonia Allende.
    • They storm a safe house in Abasolo and find an arsenal.
    • Special section: Omicron and Covid.
      • Covid SMA: no new deaths, 17 new cases.
      • Another 41 Guanajuatenses die from Covid.
      • GTO COVID-19 positivity continue to drop.
      • Coronavirus in Mexico as of February 24: 18,252 new cases and 362 deaths were registered in the last day.
      • Omicron BA.2 sub-variant more infectious but no more severe - Africa CDC.
      • Study Reveals Smoking Causes COVID Vaccine Antibodies to Decline Faster.
    • They prepare activities for carnival weekend in SMA.
    • Peace.

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    How to Get Your Official Vaccination Certificate and Submit Corrections.

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    Extortion, drug dealing and vehicle theft on the rise in San Miguel de Allende.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto., February 24, 2022. – According to figures from the Executive Secretariat of the National Public Security System, the crimes of extortion, drug dealing and vehicle theft show an increasing incidence. On February 20, the Executive Secretariat of the National Public Security System presented its report on
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.
    Published by Noticias Con Valor at February 24, 2022 4:50 pm.

    Free cinema and theater at Teatro Santa Ana.
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    To close this month of love and friendship, at the Santa Ana Theater there will be free activities for the whole family.

    This Friday February 25 at 6 pm there will be an acoustic concert with romantic performances. On Saturday, February 26, at the matinee, the film “Luc” will be screened at 10:30 in the morning, and at 12:30 “Moonlight” will be on the screen.
    XHSQ Radio (sp) | English.
    Published by XHSQ Radio at February 24, 2022 5:32 pm.

    Houston will replicate the experience of living in San Miguel de Allende.
    By Gladis Montserrat Padrón Bautista. The main event will be on Friday, February 25 at the Main Garden of San Miguel de Allende with a special event, the "Jazz Lounge" and the "MUMU Bazaar" will also be held, where all visitors, at 10: 12:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., you can find more than 35 local exhibitors.

    Along with these activities, but in Houston, Texas, "A Day in San Miguel" will be lived. Through a party, Americans will enjoy the experience of living in San Miguel de Allende with cultural and gastronomic events, recreation of scenarios, establishments and parties.
    TV Independencia (sp) | English.
    Published by TV Independencia at February 24, 2022 7:32 pm.

    What Mexico offered Austria in exchange for Moctezuma's Headdress.
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    According to the letter sent to Austria, where the crown of the Mexica tlatoani resides, the Mexican government would have made an exchange for the loan or donation of the object that has been away from its country of origin for more than 500 years.
    Infobae (sp) | English.
    Published by Infobae at February 24, 2022 1:17 pm.

    UNAM will open Campus in San Miguel de Allende in October 2022.
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    The National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) has always been concentrated in Mexico City, but during the last three decades, it has expanded its facilities to other states: Querétaro, Guanajuato, Yucatán, Tabasco, and Michoacán, among others.
    Atención San Miguel
    Published by Atención San Miguel at February 24, 2022 10:03 am.

    Charco del Ingenio assumes the presidency of the Mexican Association of Botanical Gardens.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto., February 24, 2022. – El Charco del Ingenio, Ethnobotanical Garden, is voted to occupy the Presidency of the Mexican Association of Botanical Gardens. Mario Hernández will be the one who presides over the association.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.
    Published by Noticias Con Valor at February 24, 2022 9:25 pm.

    They commemorate the "Day of the Flag" in San Miguel de Allende Guanajuato.
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    By: Fernanda Morales San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, February 24, 2022.- On the morning of this February 24, in the facilities of the Administrative Building of the municipality of San Miguel de Allende, authorities, institutions and part of the citizenry met to render a commemorative civic act for the "Day of the Flag". A ...
    TV Independencia (sp) | English.
    Published by TV Independencia at February 24, 2022 7:27 pm.

    Economic Outlook for Different Sectors in 2022.
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    By Carola Rico. Ana Luisa Castañeda is a businesswoman in the Healthy Living sector. She has been the manager of a spa for 25 years in San Miguel. “At the beginning of the pandemic when we closed, we all put up with it and we were very scared because for us it was a lot of contact with the client. When we started little by little, we did it with fear, doing our work as hygienically as possible, with all the sanitization measures; changing sheets, towels and constantly cleaning the spaces."
    Atención San Miguel
    Published by Atención San Miguel at February 24, 2022 11:03 am.

    Stolen motorcycle recovered in Colonia Allende.
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    San Miguel de Allende, Gto. February 24, 2022.- The Secretary of Public Security, Municipal Traffic and Civil Protection of the Municipality of San Miguel de Allende informed through a press release about the seizure of a stolen motorcycle and the arrest of a person.

    The recovery of this vehicle, a white Yamaha Fazer, was achieved through the timely complaint of the owner, who called the 9-1-1 Emergency System to report that at 9:04 at night he had just suffered an assault in the Allende neighborhood. at the hands of two subjects.
    Noticias Con Valor (sp) | English.
    Published by Noticias Con Valor at February 24, 2022 9:04 pm.

    They storm a safe house in Abasolo and find an arsenal.
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    Explosive devices, weapons, drugs, tactical clothing, police accessories, among other criminal objects, were found in a two-level farm. Editorial ABASOLO. – Agents of the Criminal Investigation Agency located an armed subject on Valle de Santiago street, in the Guadalupe neighborhood, on the afternoon of Monday, February 21. ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.
    Published by News San Miguel at February 24, 2022 11:13 am.

    Happenings.
    • Bordello Galeria Presents Barbara Langford Art Feb 25.
    • Historical Walking Tour from Patronato Pro Niños Feb 25.
    • ALMA sale Feb 26.
    • Volunteer to save a tree Feb 26.
    • Saturday Chess is Back -- New Location Feb 26.
    • John Hillmer Pops Up Peacefully With “Papaya Buddha” at Bordello Galeria Feb 26-27.
    • TOSMA Organic Market Feb 26.
    • Los Frailes/La Cañada Community Bazaar Feb 26.
    • Las Rancheritas Virtual Tour Feb 28.
    • Historical Walking Tour from Patronato Pro Niños Feb 28.
    • ...
    • 10% Property Tax (Predial) Discount in February.
    • The CatMan Returns...Andrew Osta at the Bordello Galeria February.
    • Art Classes with Jessica Antonelli February.
    • SMA Artist Thomas Powers in Celaya Feb 4 - Mar 26.
    • Art Workshops at Galeria San Francisco Jan-Mar.
    For more see: Today's Upcoming Activities and Events.

    Special section: Omicron and Covid.
    Coronavirus Dashboard.
    Latest Daily Changes: *
    • SMA: no new deaths, 17 new cases.
    • GTO: 41 new deaths, 973 new cases.
    • MEX: 362 new deaths, 18,252 new cases.

    * Covid case numbers have always been undercounted in Mexico, the state of Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende. Based on models from UNAM the actual number of cases in Mexico has historically been about 10 to 20 times more than the officially reported numbers.
    For more see: Today's Coronavirus Dashboard.

    Another 41 Guanajuatenses die from Covid.
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    41 Guanajuato residents lost their lives in the last 24 hours due to Covid-19, of which 26 were not vaccinated, likewise 973 tested positive for the virus, with which the state totals 14,933 deaths.

    State authorities announced that of the new infections ... San Miguel de Allende 17 ...
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.
    Published by El Sol de Bajio at February 24, 2022 2:09 pm.

    GTO COVID-19 positivity cases continue to drop.
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    Guanajuato presents a positivity of 78.9% of Covid-19.

    One of the highest positivity rates has been 90%, explained the state head of Epidemiology, Fátima Melchor Márquez in the framework of the sixth extraordinary meeting of the State Committee for Health Safety (CESSA).

    He stated that apparently this fourth wave is going down at the international level and Guanajuato continues to show this trend, however, it continues to rank 17th nationally in terms of more active cases, that is, those patients who became ill in the last fourteen days.
    TV Independencia (sp) | English.
    Published by TV Independencia at February 24, 2022 7:24 pm.

    Coronavirus in Mexico as of February 24: 18,252 new cases and 362 deaths were registered in the last day.
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    The Ministry of Health (SSa) reported on the progress of the pandemic in the country.
    Infobae (sp) | English.
    Published by Infobae at February 24, 2022 5:21 pm.

    Omicron BA.2 sub-variant more infectious but no more severe - Africa CDC.
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    The Omicron BA.2 sub-variant of COVID-19 appears to be more infectious than the original BA.1 sub-variant, but does not cause more severe disease, the head of Africa's top public health body said on Thursday citing data from South Africa.
    Reuters
    Published by Reuters at February 24, 2022 6:25 am.

    Study Reveals Smoking Causes COVID Vaccine Antibodies to Decline Faster.
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    The study on the effect of the COVID vaccine on smokers was carried out by universities in Italy and the Netherlands.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.
    Published by Periódico AM at February 24, 2022 10:39 pm.
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    In case you missed it: highlights from recent news.

    They prepare activities for carnival weekend in SMA.
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    It is a tradition that the weekend of carnival in San Miguel de Allende, families gather in the Main Garden to break their egg shells. ...

    This year, the sanmiguelense tradition will begin on Saturday February 26 to conclude on the Tuesday before the beginning of Lent.
    XHSQ Radio (sp) | English.
    Published by XHSQ Radio at February 23, 2022 5:21 pm.
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    DIY Covid Testing Guide from SMA Covid Screening Team.
    DIY Covid Testing Guide from SMA Covid Screening Team (Joey Merrifield Facebook).
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    COVID-19 Home and Care Guide
    COVID-19 Medical Information for San Miguel de Allende Mexico
    Home and Care Guide
    From the COVID FB SMA page
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    Other Coronavirus News
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