Gunshots in Cozumel, no casualties or people injured

Incidents involving firearms were recorded during the weekend in the San Gervasio neighborhood of the island of Cozumel, where three attacks occurred that fortunately did not result in any casualties or people injured. The first incident was recorded on the evening of Friday May 10th, on Avenida Miguel Borge Martín, between Calle 5 and Hidalgo, where More...

by Riviera Maya Times | Published 6 days ago
By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, April 20th, 2019

Beaches of Cozumel among the cleanest in Mexico (COFEPRIS)

A few days ago, SEMARNAT and COFEPRIS announced the dirtiest beaches in Mexico. In its study, COFEPRIS revealed the beaches with the highest levels of pollution on Mexican coasts and those with the most fecal waste More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, April 16th, 2019

Crews search for overdue boater headed to Tampa from Cozumel

Crews with the Coast Guard are searching for an overdue boater who was reported missing by his wife on Sunday during his trip from Cozumel, Mexico to Tampa, Florida. SOURCE ABC TAMPA  More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

New Pro Dive International Facility Opens In Cozumel

Pro Dive International has announced the opening of its latest facility at the Westin Hotel in Cozumel. Pro Dive International is based in Playa Del Carmen and offers a wide range of diving activities at its More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

Ten motorists detained for DUI in Cozumel during “Breathalyzer Operation”

With the aim of preventing accidents, the City of Cozumel, through the Public Security and Traffic Directorate, in coordination with the State Police, carried out the “Breathalyzer Operation” at three More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Citizens of Cozumel save dog that was being dragged behind a municipal police car

Municipal police officers in Cozumel, Quintana Roo, were confronted by residents, because they were caught dragging a poor dog that was tied to their vehicle, along the streets of the island. Besides, the animal More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Cozumel kicks off commemoration of 500th anniversary of Hernán Cortés’ arrival to Mexico

As part of the actions that the City of Cozumel carries out to promote culture and traditions, the Municipal President, Pedro Joaquín Delbouis, announced the annual program of activities to kick off the commemoration More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Friday, March 1st, 2019

Record 4 Million Cruise Passengers for Cozumel in 2018

Tourism officials in Cozumel report that 2018 was a record-breaking year for the destination. Cruise arrivals were up 4 percent versus the previous year, according to the Quintana Roo Tourism Board, reaching More...

By Riviera Maya Times On Saturday, February 16th, 2019

New hyperbaric chamber to start operating in Cozumel’s Red Cross hospital

The president of the Mexican Red Cross in the island of Cozumel, Daniel Cortez Gómez, announced on Feb. 15, that the hyperbaric chamber has been installed, but that it will not be until April when the other areas More...