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Christ Church Parish to Host Annual Christmas Bazaar

PULSE NEWS MEXICO Mexico City’s Christ Church Parish will host its annual Christmas bazaar on its premises, located at Montes Escandinavos 405 in Colonia Lomas de Chapultepec, on Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. An array of homemade jams, fresh fudge, plum pudding, mincemeat pies and other bakery goods, along with crafted holiday decorations, new and used

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International Women’s Club Garage Sale Is Roaring Success

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS From Fendi baby shoes to LG air conditioners to authentic Ecuadorian Panama hats to designer purses, there was something for virtually everyone at the International Women’s Club’s (IWC) late-summer garage sale at Union Church in Colonia Lomas de Chapultepec on Friday, Aug. 27. “We had more donations than we ever imagined possible for our members,” explained IWC

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Childhood Cancer Survivors Receive Entrepreneur Awards

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS A group of teens and young people who have survived childhood cancer and started their own independent economic endeavors got a boost on Thursday, March 3, when the Mexican Association for Children with Cancer (AMANC), led by its founder and president, Guadalupe Alejandre, rewarded three of them with financial prizes. The three winners of the first AMANC

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Charity Chat: Uplifting Spirits and Recycling Used Goods

By CAROLINE BRENNAN The Parroquia Francesa Cristo Resucitado y Nuestra Señora de Lourdes, a Catholic church located on Avenida Horacio in Mexico City’s bucolic suburb of Polanco, is well known in the area for being a place of worship, full of spirituality, peace and faith. Run by monks from the French religious order the Community of Saint John, the Parroquia,

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San Miguel Fashion Fest Slated to Help Local Charities

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS After nearly two years of lockdown due to the covid-19 pandemic, San Miguel de Allende is set to host the eighth edition of the Dress to Give Fashion Days from Wednesday, Nov. 3, through Friday, Nov. 5. A total of 16 different designers, including one from Argentina, will participate in the three-day fashion events that is intended

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