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March, 2021

  • 16 March

    Devastatingly pervasive: 1 in 3 women globally experience violence

    -Editorial Violence against women remains devastatingly pervasive and starts alarmingly young, shows new data from WHO and partners. Across their lifetime, 1 in 3 women, around 736 million, are subjected to physical or sexual violence by an intimate partner or sexual violence from a non-partner – a number that has …

  • 16 March


    By: Teodoro Renteria Arróyave. Comment on Time, Column. As we have been analyzing, addressing the issue of Democracy is getting into such unfathomable issues because there are no specific criteria in this regard, but we do know that it is possible to fall into dark spaces that are difficult to …

  • 15 March

    The Secretary of Health Asks Not to Relax Protective Measures, COVID-19 Remains Active

    -Editorial The Baja California Health Secretary asked the population not to relax personal protection measures, because Covid-19 remains active, high mobility in bars was seen last weekend, as the virus continues to spread.  This was reported by the Secretary of Health, Alonso Óscar Pérez Rico, who reported that the agency …

  • 15 March

    ECRMC Foundation Receives Donation from Union Bank

    -Editorial The El Centro Regional Medical Center Foundation was awarded a total of $25,000 by Union Bank in order to assist the hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic. Union Bank’s donation to the foundation has helped secure critical equipment for the patients and staff members of El Centro Regional Medical Center …

  • 14 March

    Zack Snyder’s Justice League Could Change the Movie Industry Forever

    -Editorial A movement that started years ago by Justice League fans that demanded to see the version that movie director Zack Snyder had originally penned will see their victory onscreen on March 18 as Zack Snyder’s Justice League will make its debut on HBO Max. Many believed that the “Snyder …

  • 14 March

    Michael Kelley Gives First-Ever Virtual State of the County

    -Editorial For Imperial County Board of Supervisors Chairman Michael Kelley, this will be the year where the Imperial County will become a stronger community.  Kelley’s speech was the first virtual address that highlighted the accomplishments of each county department despite working through the pandemic in 2020.  “Throughout this pandemic, we …

  • 11 March

    Biden signs $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill

    -Editorial President Joe Biden signed the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package Thursday afternoon as Washington moves to send fresh aid this month. With his signature, the president checks off his first priority in the White House. He also will give a primetime address Thursday describing how the country will proceed …

  • 8 March

    Newsom Signs $6.6 Billion Package to Return Kids to the Classroom

    -Editorial Governor Gavin Newsom signed a $6.6 billion package to accelerate the safe return to in-person instruction across California and empower schools to immediately expand academic mental health, and social-emotional supports, including over the summer. The package was passed by the Legislature with overwhelming, bipartisan support after it was announced earlier this …

  • 7 March

    Senate passes $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill

    -Editorial The Senate passed a $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package Saturday, capping off a marathon overnight session after Democrats resolved internal clashes that threatened to derail President Joe Biden’s top legislative priority. The far-reaching legislation includes $1,400 stimulus checks, $300-per-week jobless benefits through the summer, a child allowance of up …

  • 4 March

    IID Board Discusses Work at All-American Canal

    -Editorial The Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors discussed ongoing work being done at the All-American Canal and legislation they will support this year at the federal and state level. As a part of its System Conservation Program, the Water Department has been investigating the feasibility of citing and constructing …