NORTH: November 30, 2015
With much pomp and circumstance the 33 year old 220 foot Mexican Navy ship Uribe has been blasted to the floor of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Puerto Nuevo to become the first stage of the much anticipated Rosarito Underwater Park.
Earlier this month, the SAT (Mexican IRS) chief announced that Mexico has begun receiving information on U.S. bank accounts held by residents of Mexico. So the banks are ratting out account holders that earn more than $10 in interest. Pretty low threshold.
New border crossing. A new border crossing between Mexicali and Calexico just broke ground last week, with officials from both, USA and Mexico, present to lay the first stone.
Groups of volunteers are ready to begin hammering bright and early on a Friday morning, building homes in a colonia of Rosarito Beach. Mexico’s neighborhoods are called colonias in Spanish, meaning colony.