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Hugo Torres Recognized for his Service to Mexico and the USA
16 July 12 12:31 PM
By Ron Raposa Media Services Rosarito Beach, Mexico -- Several hundred people attended a July 10 ceremony in Tijuana at which former Rosarito mayor and hotel owner Hugo Torres was honored by the Sales and Marketing Executives of Tijuana as their organization's Read More...
Mexican Officials Hit Road To Promote Baja Tourism
22 May 12 12:37 PM
May 4, 2012 Tovin Lapan Source: (c)2012 the Las Vegas Sun (Las Vegas, Nev.) Hugo Torres, the former mayor of Rosarito Beach, Mexico, is on a mission to "replace fear with facts" and again lure U.S. tourists to his beloved Baja California. Torres Read More...
Wall Mural, “A Happy Day at the Beach” Dedicated by Mayor Torres
01 September 10 01:02 PM
People working together make it happen; local artists praise wall's beauty and happiness. A retired American, living in Rosarito, had an amazing vision. His dream was to expose the children of Rosarito to the beauty and appreciation of art, to beautify Read More...
Hugo Torres: A Committed Vision for Rosarito Beach and Baja
05 August 10 11:29 AM
By Ron Raposa Saturday, July 31, 2010 In the 1980s's Hugo Torres led the tough 12-year campaign to make Rosario its own city, independent from Tijuana. When voters made that a reality in 1995, he was appointed the city's first mayor. When Torres' Read More...
Unity of the Californias Is Main Message For the 5th Binational Mayor’s Summit
10 May 10 10:43 AM
By Ron Raposa ROSARITO BEACH , BAJA CALIFORNIA , MEXICO ---Taking advantage of the many opportunities shared between Southern California and Baja California was the main message delivered by speakers Friday at the Fifth Binational Mayors’ Summit Read More...
Rosarito-Ensenada 50-Mile Fun Bike Ride Starts 31st Year With Race This Saturday!!!
13 April 10 12:10 PM
By Ron Raposa The Rosarito-Enesenada 50-Mile Fun Bike Ride will begin its 31st year this Saturday with the first of two yearly events. "Five-thousand cyclists are expected to ride on April 17," said San Diego event promoter Gary Foster. "The Read More...
First Baja Metropolitan Tourist Police Launched In Rosarito Beach Ceremony
12 April 10 01:00 PM
A new metropolitan tourist police force to serve visitors along the 70-mile tourist corridor from Tijuana to Ensenada was launched Wednesday in a Rosarito ceremony. Leading state and city officials as well as members of the new force took part in the Read More...
Rosarito Commends 3 Women For Work on Baja Blonde Reality TV Program
26 March 10 12:59 PM
ROSARITO BEACH, BAJA CALIFORNIA, MEXICO---The city has recognized three women for their work on developing a reality TV show that highlights the beauty, attractions and advantages of living in Baja California. City Mayor Hugo Torres on Wednesday presented Read More...
Rosarito 2009 Crime Rate Falls 21% To A Baja California Best 5-Year Low
04 March 10 12:26 PM
ROSARITO BEACH , BAJA CALIFORNIA , MEXICO ---For 2009 Rosarito had the largest year-to-year decline in crime of any city in Baja California --- 21 percent --- and was the only city to reach a five-year low, according to state figures. “These are Read More...
ROSARITO MAYOR VISITS LAS VEGAS, NEVADA ON A WORK TOUR
05 May 09 11:16 AM
To promote the tourist attractions and gastronomy of Rosarito. April 28th,2009 LAS VEGAS, NV. The Mayor of the Rosarito Beach, Hugo Torres, accompanied by the Director of Economic Development and Tourism, Hector Reyes and the Manager of the Conventions Read More...
Is Mexico safer than New Orleans?
27 March 09 11:35 AM
Posted by Jason Clampet at 3/26/2009 I've been a big fan of Baja California ever since I lived in Los Angeles and began taking frequent trips to the peninsula. I'm not sure, though, how accurate my impressions of the place are now, considering Read More...
Misleading U.S. Media Coverage Conveys Unfair Picture Of Baja, Rosarito Mayor Tells Mexico Business Center
23 August 08 12:06 PM
Misleading U.S. media coverage has conveyed an inaccurate picture of the risk of visiting Baja and has been the main cause of a tourism decline, Rosarito Mayor Hugo Torres told a meeting of the Mexico Business Center Wednesday. “The public assumes Read More...
On Aug. 2 Legendary Rosarito Beach Hotel Becomes Largest and Most Historic Resort in Baja California
29 July 08 11:42 AM
On August 2, the landmark Rosarito Beach Hotel will officially become a 500- room and suite resort as it hosts the grand opening celebration for its spectacular oceanfront 17-story, 271-suite Pacifico Tower, making it the largest as well as the most historic Read More...
MEXICO: SAFER THAN UNITED STATES
25 June 08 03:32 PM
SHOULD YOU JUST READ THE HEADLINES? By Anna Kaplan It was among the most brutal homicides in recent memory. On a sunny Sunday afternoon last fall, two men jumped out of an SUV and set Marcial Sanchez on fire. The 52-year-old factory worker was engulfed Read More...
Rosarito Beach Is Key Sponsor of 2-Day
25 June 08 09:32 AM
ROSARITO BEACH, BAJA CALIFORNIA--- As part of the outreach effort of Rosarito, this quaint seaside community just thirty miles south of downtown San Diego is for the first time sponsoring a major racing event in Southern California. The Golden State Classic Read More...
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