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Petition blasts newsstands at historic sites

With yet another newsstand popping up in front of another historic building, someone has started a campaign against kiosks facing the Plaza Grande.

New restorations begin at Casa de Montejo

Historic Casa de Montejo is getting another facelift. Its ornate facade will be cleared of cables, lamps and 15 years' worth of dust, grime and bird droppings.

Judge orders historic house rebuilt

A federal judge has sided with historic preservationists in what has amounted to a landmark ruling for the state.

Cenote detected under Chichén Itzá

The discovery of a cenote under ancient Chichén Itzá was hailed an important find yesterday at a press conference held in Mexico City.

A facelift, fresh outlook for Palacio Cantón

The beautiful Palacio Cantón, home of the Regional Museum of Anthropology, is celebrating its 55 years with a facelift, as well as more dynamic programming.

Hidden arch reveals an older Uxmal

Archaeologists have found a hidden substructure in Uxmal, placing the Mayan city further back in history than previously thought.

Whatever ever happened to the Yucatan divorce?

Back in the 1930s, travelers used to fly to Yucatan for something other than retirement. Yucatan was a divorce mill before Reno was.