Relevant news concerning the region belonging to California and Baja California’s border.
Noticias relevantes relacionadas a la región perteneciente a la frontera de California y Baja California.

June, 2019

  • 18 June

    Imperial County Supports the Creation of California-Mexico Commission

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter The Imperial County Board of Supervisors approved a letter supporting a bill that would establish a commission that will deal with California-Mexico issues. This bill introduced by State Senator Ben Hueso was presented in the month of February and aims to have a more solid relationship …

  • 15 June

    Elder Abuse Awareness Conference Brings Valuable Information on How to Report Abuse

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter As elder abuse is a problem that affects the most vulnerable sector but the right information and tools available this can be prevented. The Heffernan Memorial Healthcare District hosted the elder abuse conference at the Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center in Calexico where different community and …

  • 15 June

    Index Mexicali signs agreement with the Technological Institute of Mexicali

    -Editorial As part of the commitment to the community development, Index Mexicali signed an agreement with the Technological Institute of Mexicali. This agreement is intended to support higher education students and graduates, to integrate them into the workforce in an appropriate way. This was stated by the President of Index …

  • 14 June

    Neglected facilities in the pedestrian crossing to Mexicali

    By: Fidel Gastelum, Reporter In spite of the recent efforts, which have been made to modernize the international crossing in the Downtown Zone of Mexicali, which leads to the west border port in Calexico, the conditions that exist in the vehicular crossing, contrast with the pedestrian crossing, where graffiti, people …

  • 14 June

    Mexico will ratify the T-MEC or USMCA trade agreement in the following days

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist (Ph.D.) Amid the growing tensions of the tariff threat of US President Donald Trump, Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has reaffirmed his support for the new T-MEC agreement or USMCA. The prospects in the Mexican Congress are good, given the support of López Obrador, …

  • 14 June

    Emergency Shelter Enabled Before Extreme Hot Weather Alert

     By: Fidel Gastelum, Reporter The municipal government, represented by the mayor, Gustavo Sánchez Vásquez, as well as his wife, president of DIF Mexicali, Margarita Flores de Sánchez, announced today, Thursday, June 13, the start of the Prevention Program for heat stroke, in Albergue Peregrino, located on Rio Nuevo Road, at …

  • 13 June


    Jaime Bonilla Valdez, was the candidate who obtained the most votes. MEXICALI, B. C. – The General Council of the State Electoral Institute of Baja California (IEEBC), headed by its president, Clemente Custodio Ramos Mendoza, declared the validity of the election to the Governorship of the State on Tuesday. The …

  • 7 June

    Tariffs Threat Puts in Doubt the Future of the Treaty between Mexico, the United States and Canada

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist (PhD) Mexico would enter an economic recession if Trump tariffs are implemented. There will be serious economic impacts on exports if tariffs are implemented. It is important that the congresses of the 3 countries approve the USMCA in 2019. One of the biggest economic risks …

  • 5 June

    5-Year Economic Development Strategy for Imperial County Presented to County Supervisors

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter The Imperial County Board of Supervisors discussed the 5-year Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy at their regular meeting. While the board decided to postpone the approval of this document at their June 4th meeting, the board agreed that this plan shows a good snapshot of where the …

  • 5 June

    MORENA Wins Everything in Baja California Election

    -Editorial After 30 years being the ruling party in Baja California, the PAN was defeated by MORENA taking all the municipalities and the Governorship. Since the election of Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador last year, his political party has won many key races in Mexico. His biggest test came …