La Montaña School receives worthy donation

La Montaña Center for Multiple Care (CAM) receives donation to go toward construction of perimeter Wall City Press Release Local businessman Miguel Guevara Askar, along with a group of US individuals residing at Puerta Privada, recently made a donation of 54,000 pesos to the La Montaña School – Center for Multiple Care (CAM). The donation […]

Remembering Adolfo Amavizca

Contributor: Azucena Mazon The baseball and journalism fields in Puerto Peñasco are saddened by the passing of Adolfo Amavizca Cota who died on Sunday evening, May 5, following a highway accident between Caborca and “Y” Griega when traveling with his youth baseball team “Squalitos” (little sharks).  José Antonio Pérez, colleague and radio host of “Ahora […]

beisball tiburones de puerto peñasco

Baseball in Peñasco! Tiburones 2013 season schedule

As of Saturday, April 27th, 2013 the Puerto Peñasco Tiburones are back on the field at the Francisco León Garcia stadium as you come into town. The stadium, donning a fresh coat of green paint, new bleachers for “the porra” (fan squad) going up, and wheelchair accessible area on the north side is ready for […]

Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada is new WBO/WBA Boxing Champ!

Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada of Puerto Peñasco has done it! He is the new WBO and WBA Flyweight World Boxing Champion following a 12 round bout against Brian “Hawaiian Punch” Viloria at the Fists of Gold event held in Macao, China on April 6th!  Felicidades, campeon!  Below we present an interview RockyPoint 360’s MoKa […]

El Gallo Estrada going for World Championships in China!

By Plinio Rivero Lavín Juan Francisco “El Gallo” Estrada, originally from and indeed the pride of Puerto Peñasco, Sonora, has the opportunity to conquer two Flyweight World Championships of the World Boxing Association (AMB) and World Boxing Organization (OMB). This coming Saturday, April 6th, El Gallo will confront current Flyweight World Champion, Brian “Hawaiian Punch” […]

Rosie Glober

Rosie the Rambling storyteller

Recently, we had the opportunity to sit down with one of Puerto Peñasco’s prolific personalities whose voice can be heard gracing the airwaves each Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. on her show “Rocky Point Ramblings,” on 106.1 FM . Rosie Glover. Behind Rosie’s voice and eclectic personality is a treasure trove of stories and […]

Flights from Tucson to Rocky Point? Survey explores option

In exploring future flight options in and out of Puerto Peñasco, a survey concerning possible routes (and connections) through Tucson, AZ is now being widely distributed among local Puerto Peñasco residents and visitors. According to the local Convention and Visitors Bureau, those conducting the survey are looking at travel needs between Tucson and cities in […]

Tasty! UTPP Gastronomic Event: Creating Concepts

UTPP press release, Photos: UTPP With parents, friends, school directors, and press representatives on hand, students from the 2nd quarter of the Culinary Arts department at the Technological University of Puerto Peñasco (UTPP) showed off their skill and knowledge during the grand Gastronomic Event “Creating Concepts” on Friday, Jan. 25th.  Attendees were able to enjoy […]

Chili Cook-Off keeps cooking up a storm Jan. 19th

The Chili Cook-offs at Playa de Oro RV Park will continue to spice things up on Saturday, Jan. 19th, with expectations for up to 25 chili competitors.  Cooking gets underway at 10 a.m., as well as the Swap Meet, and judging begins around 1 p.m. After a run by the chili stands today, the trick […]