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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

  • 21 April


    It’s an Agricultural Biotechnology and services company specializing in date palm, arid, and semi-arid crop tissue culture. Phoenix Agrotech’s Plant Tissue Culture Laboratory is headquartered in Santa Ana, California. They operate a 20,000 sq.ft. plant tissue culture laboratory dedicated to date palm development. Phoenix Agrotech’s farms and greenhouses are located …

  • 21 April

    Barbara Bush Leaves a Lasting Legacy for Women

    The world is reacted on April 17th to the death of Bush family matriarch and former first lady, Barbara Bush. Much has been said about her life in politics. She was the second woman to be both first lady and the mother of a president. However, as NBC reports her …

  • 18 April

    Mexico must enter into wage negotiations with the US and Canada: Díaz-Bautista

    -Editorial The specialist noted that Canada and the United States agreed that the wage issue should be part of the NAFTA negotiations but that Mexico has “shied away” from this issue. Tijuana, BC- In the framework of the renegotiations of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Mexico must raise …

  • 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 …