News

Sargassum-A New “Dirty” Word

August 31, 2014 0
“SARGASSUM” – some of us have learned a new dirty word this August. It’s ok, say it SAR-GAS-SUM, seaweed that floats into tropical areas with shallow waters and coral reefs. Sargassum is a form of seaweed named by the Portuguese sailors who found it in the Sargasso Sea, and was noted by [……]
Comings and Goings

Comings and Goings in August

August 31, 2014 0
Akumal had a very busy August!                            Back in Town… Caryl and Charley Lerner – Half Moon Bay Mike and Deb Jones  – La Iguana Allison and Dean Keegan – Playa Caribe/Tankah Lois McDonald – Chan Chemuyil Gary and Myrna Sparks – Playa Caribe June and Ken Sloan – Playa Caribe [……]
Events

3rd Annual Akumal Triathlon

August 31, 2014 0
  The third Annual Akumal Triathlon was held Friday, 22August.  The gun went off at 5:30 pm — more or less — on the beach in front of Yool Caanal on Half Moon Bay.  Due to the scarcity of bikes, frequent bike malfunctions, and all the topes and potholes, the [……]
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307 Has a New Look

August 31, 2014 0
Several of these solar-powered sign have been installed along Hwy 307 from Pto. Morelos to Tulum. Similar signage was recently installed near Tulum, but showing direction and KM to towns ahead.  Already the one in the south bound lane entering Tulum was knocked down in a daytime wreck.  
Classifieds

New Feature: AkumalNow Classifieds

August 31, 2014 0
        And now, for the 1st ever AkumalNow classified: HP Deskjet F4280 printer scanner copier $500MN -freestanding wooden jewelry box $200MN – Air Purification System rids mold spores & dust mites originally $500US only $1500MN – call Bob 984-876-2871  
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Events

Akumal Ambulance Charity Event Huge Success

August 21, 2014 0
The dinner raised $17,291 pesos, and just after the event someone donated another $300 usd.  That brings the combined total  to well over $21,000 pesos for the Akumal Ambulance!  Great job Akumal!!!    
Eyes In Mexico - Marguerite Kirk
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New Business – Eyes in Mexico

August 21, 2014 0
It is said that the best businesses are started to fulfill a need, and Marguerite Kirk has found one. Her new business, Eyes in Mexico, was started to help those who want to build in Mexico but are not here full time to monitor the process. As some of us know, [……]