Tag Archives: Mother’s Day

ABS: It’s Never Too Late to Honor Mom

By THÉRÈSE MARGOLIS The American Benevolent Society (ABS) of Mexico hosted a belated Mother’s Day luncheon Wednesday, May 18, at Christ Church Anglican Parish. Nearly 50 ABS members and their families showed up for the lavish event, which included a succulent meal of garden salad, homemade meatloaf with green beans and mashed potatoes, and a choice of fruit-layered sponge cake

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American Benevolent Society to Host Mother’s Day Luncheon

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF The American Benevolent Society (ABS) in Mexico City will host its annual Mother’s Day luncheon on Wednesday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m., at Christ Church Parish, located at Montes Escandinavos 405 in Colonia Lomas de Chapultepec. The price for the luncheon is 200 pesos for members and 250 pesos for non-members. Reservations can be

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AMLO Holds Mother’s Day Concert as Mothers Protest Outside

By KELIN DILLON Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador (AMLO) held a live concert at Mexico’s National Palace in honor of Mother’s Day on Monday, May 10, during what would usually be his daily morning press conference, featuring singer Eugenia León. “We send our sincere, affectionate congratulations to all the mothers of Mexico,” said AMLO. “To the mothers who accompany

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Celebrating Dad this Father’s Day

By THÉRÊSE MARGOLIS In Mexico, Mother’s Day is a very big deal, with mandatory presents, commemorative lunches and even mariachi serenades. Father’s Day, not so much. In case you are interested, the much-maligned holiday for Pops came into existence back in 1909 in the United States, when a woman named Sonora Smart Dodd, “tried to establish an official equivalent to

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Mexican Mariachis to Offer Online Mother’s Day Seranade

By THE PULSE NEWS MEXICO STAFF Due to the fact that most Mexican families will not be going out to mark Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 10 (a longstanding tradition in Mexico), because of the expanding covid-19 pandemic, the Mexico City Culture Secretariat will offer a special online Mother’s Day mariachi concert to celebrate the occasion. The seven-hour Mariachi Virtual

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