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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.

April, 2018

  • 17 April

    The City of El Centro Appoints New Police Chief

    El Centro, CA – On April 17, 2018 during the Regular Council Meeting for the City of El Centro Mayor Cheryl Viegas-Walker announced that action had been taken to approve the contract appointing Brian P. Johnson as the new Police Chief for the City of El Centro. “I am very …

  • 16 April

    Calexico Hosted Second Annual Border Mayor’s Summit

    -Editorial It was Calexico’s turn to host the Border Mayor’s Summit that, in the first six months of activity, has been able to create a working agenda for the border region of Mexicali, Imperial Valley, Yuma and San Luis. As the week of celebrations of the 110th Anniversary of Calexico …

  • 14 April

    Budget Proposals by Trump Administration Could Affect Imperial County

    By: Mario Conde President Donald Trump released his budget proposal that has many changes to programs that will directly affect the Imperial Valley if enacted as presented. President Trump stated: “The budget continues our efforts to grow the economy, create millions of new jobs, and raise wages. To accompany our …

  • 5 April

    Imperial Valley College, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District Extend Health Partnership Agreement

    Imperial Valley College has extended its current student health partnership agreement with the Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District. “Our students have greatly benefitted from this partnership,” said IVC Superintendent/President Victor Jaime. “This service is extremely important and I am very happy to see continuation of services under a new model with …

  • 1 April

    IID, CAISO settlement promotes local renewable energy development

    -Editorial The Imperial Irrigation district and the California Independent System Operator recently announced a settlement that ends existing litigation between them. As a result, more climate-friendly energy from the IID service area can be delivered to the rest of California. “For IID, this has always been about ensuring basic fairness, …

  • 1 April

    City of Phoenix Considering Bid on 2023 Super Bowl

    The city of Phoenix is pushing to host its fourth Super Bowl. According to Roxann Favors, the city’s event administrator, the city and its residents are excited about the prospect. Favors points out Phoenix’s past success of hosting major sporting events in a world-class environment. “The city of Phoenix looks …

March, 2018

  • 31 March

    Sting Loxoceles laeta: The violinist or corner spider

    Compiled by Dr. Elton Gómez, scientist and stem cells specialist. One of the most dangerous spiders in the world and whose bite causes a picture called loxocelism, is the spider whose scientific name is loxoceles laeta, also known as spider of the corner or violinist spider, by the violin shape …

  • 29 March


    After a thrilling game, Mexicali Soles defeated Aguacateros of Michoacán 80-76 to close the series 4-2 and thus advance to the National League of Professional Basketball (LNBP) great final. Almost five thousand fans witnessed the best entry of the season, where the Cachanilla quintet won their seventh ticket to the …

  • 28 March

    Vietnam Vets receive day of recognition

    EL CENTRO, Calif. – With the stroke of a pen, President Donald Trump issued a proclamation recognizing March 29th as National Vietnam War Veterans Day while visiting Vietnam last year on Nov. 10, 2017. “To ensure the sacrifices of the 9 million heroes who served during this difficult chapter of …

  • 25 March

    Mayor Faulconer Discusses Binational Opportunities with Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs Luis Videgaray

    SAN DIEGO MAYOR ADVOCATES FOR INTERNATIONAL TRADE, TIJUANA RIVER VALLEY AND PROTECTING THE ENVIRONMENT WITH HIGH-RANKING MEXICAN OFFICIAL San Diego – As part of his effort to strengthen binational relations in the San Diego-Tijuana megaregion, Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer met with Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs Luis Videgaray a few days ago to discuss opportunities to …