La ChaChaLaca, a new bar at the former StreetBar location, is now openEditor's Notebook

La ChaChaLaca, a new bar at the former StreetBar location, is now open

Y’all remember Street Bar, right? Neither do I. I’d lived here for maybe three or four months when I happened…

Are you drinking tequila ‘the Mexican way?’Editor's Notebook

Are you drinking tequila ‘the Mexican way?’

National Tequila Day was earlier this week. An extensive—or maybe just cursory—search online came up with very little information as…

Summer is here and we LOVE it!Editor's Notebook

Summer is here and we LOVE it!

Summer is here! The daily temperature is creeping upward. The crowds have dwindled and some of our favorite high season…

Reader: Pride is a time to remember the work and sacrifice of those who’ve come before usEditor's Notebook

Reader: Pride is a time to remember the work and sacrifice of those who’ve come before us

To the Editor: My husband and I came to Puerto Vallarta for Pride weekend and we had a very good…

Mercurio Swim is now openEditor's Notebook

Mercurio Swim is now open

You may have noticed a new business pop up just in time for Pride Week and, notably, the Fiesta en…

ANNOUNCEMENT: ‘Out & About Puerto Vallarta’ has arrived!Editor's Notebook

ANNOUNCEMENT: ‘Out & About Puerto Vallarta’ has arrived!

A Letter From the Editor: There are countless reasons to love Puerto Vallarta, whether you’re a lifelong resident or a…

A robbery? Unlikely. But it’s not a hate crime, either.Editor's Notebook

A robbery? Unlikely. But it’s not a hate crime, either.

As the gay community here debates the veracity of the accusation—as well as the definition of what constitutes a hate…

That night two Native Americans met at a bar called Apaches…Editor's Notebook

That night two Native Americans met at a bar called Apaches…

I’d not ever been to Apaches in the months since my arrival, so it wasn’t altogether outside any expectation, I…

After three consecutive sell-outs, ‘What A Drag’ expands to Teatro VallartaEditor's Notebook

After three consecutive sell-outs, ‘What A Drag’ expands to Teatro Vallarta

It was a classic, gorgeous day, a Wednesday when I met Freda Thompson at Signature Lounge. That Texas accent stopped…