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IID Approves Local Entity Fund for Two Local Non-Profits

By: Mario Conde, Reporter The Imperial Irrigation Board of Directors Approved Funding for the Brown Bag Coalition and Baja Runners through its local entity program at their regular meeting held Feb. 18. On November 5, 2019, the board authorized a series of final grants totaling $627,000 to 29 entities to …

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Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia Applauds Over $15 Million in Prop 68 Funds for Local Parks

SACRAMENTO, CA)— Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) is proud to announce and celebrate the successful acquisition of over $15 million in Proposition 68 funding for parks in his district. This week, California State Parks released the latest recipients of the Statewide Park Development and Community Revitalization Grant Program, including projects from …

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Local Media Gets Preview of Mid-Winter Fair

-Editorial The Ferris wheel, the carnival, and all the other fun stuff will be back in 2020 in the California Mid-Winter Fair. The California Mid-Winter Fair will take place beginning Feb. 28 to March 8, bringing once again a diverse entertainment to Imperial Valley and Mexicali residents. The annual media …

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Thunderbirds Arrive in Imperial Valley

-Editorial The roar of the Thunderbird planes was heard in the skies of the Imperial Valley as they landed in the Naval Air Facility in El Centro. As part of joint training, the Blue Angels and the Thunderbirds are in the Imperial Valley to learn from each other and make …

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County Supervisors Supports Bill That Helps the Youth

By: Mario Conde, Reporter The Imperial County Board of Supervisors supports a bill that will make the month of January as Youth Development and Engagement month. On January 6, 2013, Martin Alberto Garza, a 17-year old resident of Brawley was fatally stabbed outside of a party in El Centro. From …

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