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August, 2022

  • 17 August

    Martha Cardenas-Singh was Recognized as Volunteer of the Year at MANA National Conference in Washington D.C.

    -Editorial The National MANA 2022 Hermana Conference took place July 18-22 in Washington D.C. with the theme Lead, Serve, Educate and Advocate. It featured Latina Leaders, advocacy issues of the day, and opportunities to engage. In addition, the following Awards were presented: Chapter of the Year Award, Hermanitas Program of the …

  • 16 August

    Billions in losses due to the wave of violence in Tijuana and around Baja California during August 2022

    By: Dr. Alejandro Diaz-Bautista, Economist and research professor (PhD). Violence and insecurity threaten the economic growth of Tijuana in 2022. They denounce alarming insecurity in Baja California during August 2022. It is estimated that 40% of Tijuana businesses did not open their doors over the weekend. It is estimated that …

  • 15 August

    Wholesale inflation fell 0.5% in July triggering a reduction in prices

    -Editorial Wholesale prices fell in July for the first time in two years as a plunge in energy prices slowed the pace of inflation, the Bureau of Labor Statistics stated in a report released on Aug. 11. The Producer Price Index for final demand fell 0.5 percent in July, seasonally …

  • 15 August


    -Editorial The Senator for Baja California, Gina Andrea Cruz Blackledge, stated that it would be catastrophic if Mexico left the USMCA treaty since this would bring negative economic consequences to the population with the loss of tariff benefits, since that it would be the Mexican producers, who would finally end …

  • 15 August

    Baja Beach Fest Goes On Without Security Problems

    -Editorial The 2022 edition of the ‘Baja Beach Best’ took place with no reported incidents according to Secretary of State Tourism, Miguel Aguiñiga Rodríguez, who stated that there were no incidents in its development and the area was shielded by citizen protection corporations. “We have an edition that is developing …

  • 14 August


    -Editorial  The authorities of Baja California, headed by Governor Marina del Pilar Avila Olmeda, continue to work to maintain peace in the State, as well as to restore normality after the events that occurred on the afternoon and evening of last Friday, August 12. In this sense, the Governor thanked …

  • 14 August

    Candidates Ready to Campaign for November Election

    -Editorial And it’s off to the races again as election season is officially back now that candidates have filed their nomination papers to run in the General Election. This time the city council races, school boards, and special districts will be the focus. The Imperial County Registrar of Voters has …

  • 13 August

    A Day of Violence Falls Upon Baja California

    -Editorial It was a violent day for Baja California as a group of armed individuals burned vehicles in different places at different points that forced the closure of gas stations, bars, universities, and grocery stores around the state on Aug. 12. Public transportation was halted in Mexicali as a matter …

  • 11 August

    California Officially Launches Nation’s Largest College Savings Program for Millions of Students and All Newborns

    -Editorial California Governor Gavin Newsom announced the launch of a new initiative that will allow parents – and kids – to get a step ahead and start saving for college. All families of low-income public school students – 3.4 million across the state – can now access college savings accounts …

  • 9 August

    Salton Sea Management Program Highlights Accomplishments and Challenged Ahead

    -Editorial The Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors heard a presentation about the Salton Sea Management Program at their Aug. 4 meeting.   The Salton Sea Management Program (SSMP) made significant progress in 2021. It broke ground on the largest restoration project in the Sea’s history, advanced with partners several other …