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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.

May, 2018

  • 4 May

    May 4, Star Wars Day

    Star Wars Day, May 4, celebrates George Lucas’ Star Wars. It is observed by fans of the media franchise. Observance of the commemorative day spread quickly through media and grassroots celebrations. The date was chosen for the pun on the catchphrase “May the Force be with you” as “May the …

  • 3 May

    What 19 in 20 Americans Don’t Know About World Poverty

    What 19 in 20 Americans Don’t Know About World Poverty An overwhelming majority—95 percent—of Americans are confused about the state of global poverty By: Chelsea Follett An overwhelming majority—95 percent—of Americans are confused about the state of global poverty. A survey from the late Hans Rosling’s web project Gapminder assessed the public’s knowledge …

  • 2 May

    Non-partisan DA Candidate Forum is sponsored in San Diego

    ACLU Foundation of San Diego and Imperial Counties, League of Women Voters of San Diego, Thomas Jefferson School of Law and California Western School of Law Sponsor Non-partisan DA Candidate Forum Candidates for San Diego County District Attorney to take audience questions at moderated forum SAN DIEGO, CA | May …

  • 2 May

    IVC Presidential forum took place yesterday

    The search for a new President/Superintendent of Imperial Valley College has been narrowed to five finalists, and the campus community as well as the public at large had an opportunity yesterday to hear from the candidates at a Public Forum and give written comments to the Board of Trustees. The …

April, 2018

  • 29 April

    Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District Inaugurated New Clinic to Increase Access to Pediatric Care Services for Families of Imperial County

    New clinic is the result of a huge demand for more additional pediatric services in the Valley. (BRAWLEY, CA. —) Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District, an affiliate of Scripps Health inaugurated this week thenewest regional clinic, Pioneers Children’s Health Center. The clinic is located in Downtown Brawley and will give families …

  • 28 April

    Mothers and Men Against Gangs Coalition 5th Annual Sneaker Ball Scholarship Fundraiser took place

    On Saturday April 14, 2018, Mothers & Men Against Gangs Coalition, MAG Coalition hosted their 5th Annual Sneaker Ball closing National Crime Victims’ Rights Week. Each April, the Office for Victims of Crime helps lead communities throughout the country in their annual observances of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW), …

  • 27 April

    USCIS to Begin Using More Secure Mail Delivery Service

    WASHINGTON—U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced today that the agency will begin phasing in use of the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) Signature Confirmation Restricted Delivery service to mail Green Cards and other secure documents beginning April 30, 2018. The first phase will affect documents that need to be re-mailed …

  • 27 April

    IID employees rally to support communities

    Employees at local businesses and organizations choose to give their hard earned money to create thriving communities. IID is one of those agencies whose employees have a long tradition of supporting the community by giving to the local United Way. Employees came out in droves during a special appreciation day …

  • 27 April

    SDSU Calexico Shows Oscar Zeta Acosta Documentary

    -Editorial The history of the Chicano Movement is rich and their bravery marked a generation. Among the icons of that movement are Cesar Chavez and Dolores Huerta who, to this day, inspire new generations of Mexican-Americans. There is one person, however, that is not very well known but made a …

  • 26 April

    Interview with Juanita Salas, Candidate for Imperial Irrigation District 01

    Please tell us about yourself: Juanita Salas is a third generation Imperial County resident that currently serves as Director for Division 1 on the Imperial Irrigation District. She was elected to the Imperial Irrigation District (IID) with over 45% of the vote in June of 2017 with four candidates running.  …