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January, 2021

  • 5 January

    Homeless San Diegans Have Found a Permanent Home

    -Editorial Just one week after Mayor Todd Gloria announced plans to extend operations of the temporary shelter at the San Diego Convention Center, the City of San Diego and the San Diego Housing Commission announced today that more than 165 San Diegans who previously experienced homelessness has moved from the …

  • 4 January

    Department of Inclusion Promotes Development and culture of indigenous people in Baja California

    -Editorial More than 100 indigenous families benefited from the approach of basic services such as electricity and drinking water, thanks to the efforts made by the Secretary for Social Inclusion and Gender Equality (SISIG) of Baja California. Similarly, during 2020 the SISIG trained families from the Purépecha communities of Mexicali, …

  • 4 January

    Miners praise U.S. spending bill that funds rare earth programs

    -Editorial The pandemic aid and spending package signed by U.S. President Donald Trump last Sunday includes more than $800 million to fund rare earth and strategic minerals research, spending that mining companies say will help counteract China’s dominance over the sector. The $2.3 trillion, 5,593-page bill essentially codifies Trump’s executive …

  • 1 January

    New Year’s Day Celebrations Were Different but with The Same Spirit of Celebration

    -Editorial This New Year’s Day went down as one of the quietest ones in history. While many people were at home celebrating with their families, many of the big cities around the world still had fireworks celebrations but without gatherings. Restrictions were placed on New Year festivities around the world …

  • 1 January

    Governor Newsom Unveils California’s Safe Schools for All Plan

    -Editorial  Governor Gavin Newsom released the State Safe Schools for All plan, California’s framework to support schools to continue operating safely in-person and to expand the number of schools safely resuming in-person instruction. Informed by growing evidence of the decreased risks and increased benefits of in-person instruction – especially for …

  • 1 January

    Infusion Center Opens in El Centro to Treat COVID-19 Patients

    -Editorial The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the El Centro Regional Medical Center began administering monoclonal antibody therapeutic treatments at a temporary COVID-19 Infusion center. The center is the first in a pilot program to treat certain COVID-19 patients in order to prevent hospitalization and the severity …

December, 2020

  • 30 December

    Imperial County Supervisors Censure Department Head

    -Editorial The Imperial County Board of Supervisors voted to censure County Auditor-Controller Josue Mercado for allegedly neglecting to fulfill the duties of his office. The board met in the last meeting of the year and voted to pass a resolution against Mercado accusing him of not submitting important financial information …

  • 30 December

    The Baja California Secretary of Culture will broadcast virtual concerts to say goodbye to the year

    -Editorial A series of concerts to say goodbye to the year will be broadcast via Facebook by the Baja California Ministry of Culture within the framework of its digital program “La Cultura Continúa” on December 30 and 31 with the participation of members of the Redes 2025 Program, the children’s …

  • 30 December

    Remember The Homeless This Holiday Season

    -Editorial Imagine sleeping in the street during the winter with a temperature of 57 degrees. Every day, you have to find a decent place to stay or sleep without a blanket wondering where you will eat the following day. This is what homeless people struggle with every day. They have …

  • 30 December

    U.S. confirms first case of the new COVID strain discovered in UK

    -Editorial The first reported U.S. case of the COVID-19 variant that’s been seen in the United Kingdom has been discovered in Colorado, Gov. Jared Polis announced Tuesday, adding urgency to efforts to vaccinate Americans. The variant was found in a man in his 20s who is in isolation southeast of …