News

Happy Birthday – Latino Style

July 29, 2014 0
It’s been suggested that we AkumalNowians need to learn the traditional Mexican Happy Birthday song. Las Mañanitas is not only sung to celebrate birthdays and saint’s days here in Mexico, but it’s also popular in other Latino countries. In Columbia they sing it at quinceañera parties. Because it is traditional, [……]
Nature and Critters

Coatis in Akumal

July 25, 2014 0
Coatis are in the raccoon family and they are indigenous to the southwest U.S., Mexico, Central and South America. They are sometimes called “coatimundis” but their official name is coati in both Spanish and English. Around here locals refer to this animal as a “tejón,” which is actually a badger, [……]
Nature and Critters

Coral Reefs at Risk

July 25, 2014 0
  Conservationists have warned that without timely action, the existence of most Caribbean coral reefs is dramatically at risk. Jeremy Moore, Reef4Akumal A. C. / Expedition Akumal, recently met with Baruch Figueroa-Zavala, coordinator of Coastal Research, to pinpoint the threats posed to the health of our local Caribbean waters and its coral [……]
Events

Moto Club to Buy School Supplies

July 25, 2014 0
The Moto Club Jinetes de la Riviera Maya is a group of Akumal residents who ride motorcycles. Their main objectives are to explore new places, have adventures, and offer help to the community and to those who need it.   They have a few ongoing causes, including providing school supplies for children and [……]
Events

Organic and Natural Market

July 25, 2014 0
 Tiangus Organic and Natural Market on Sunday July 20th was a really HOT event in many ways. The new location at Aldea Zamá is a beautiful, perfect setting for the many vendors. The large jungle trees give shade over a path with fountains, art and a beautiful stone paved walkway. You [……]
News

Chemuyil Baseball Team Gets New Uniforms

July 22, 2014 0
Chemuyil’s baseball team is sporting a new look thanks to the Chan Chemuyil Homeowner’s Club. Residents of Chan Chemuyil have enjoyed watching the games and following the team’s success for years, but a need for team uniforms was noted by some fans. A fund was started last fall and just [……]
Birthdays and Anniversaries

August Dates to Remember

July 21, 2014 0
  2   Peter Titze 4   Bob Mather 6   Rudy & Cathy Perez, Anniversary 7   Lucy Gallagher 7   Richard Glenn “Ricardo”  Northcutt 8   Steve Wandler 8    Shari Jackson 8   Fermina 9   Donny Hall 9   Pat & Cheryl Reagan, Anniversary 9   Ryan Wolfe 10   Sherri [……]
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Akumal Aquaponics update

July 19, 2014 0
WOW! – how fast the Akumal Aquaponics garden is coming together!! The tank that will hold the Tilapia stands tall overlooking the two beds that will hold the planting areas. Next we will be seeing the plumbing and motor to circulate the water for all three areas. A perfect spot [……]
Lunita Culinary Event
Events

Lunita Culinary Events Recap

July 18, 2014 0
The celebratory event at Lunita Restaurant marking 21 years of operation was indeed grand.  Star restaurant chef Christian Reyes was joined by three co-chefs to make the evening of June 24th memorable in its delightful presentation of delicious food with Mexican produced wines to accompany each of the six courses. [……]