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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.

July, 2017

  • 14 July

    Why Buy Life Insurance?

    By: Octavio Cortez, MBA Out of the many things we have in our bucket list, Life Insurance might be the last item on it, or it probably isn’t even on our list. When we buy our dream house or dream car, we immediately purchase homeowners insurance or car insurance to …

  • 9 July

    The United States and Mexico avoid a commercial war for sugar

    By: Dr. Alejandro Díaz-Bautista, Economist Exercise in the sugar sector prior to the renegotiation of NAFTA. The sugar agreement helps both countries avoid a possible trade war. Mexico agreed to export much less refined sugar to the United States. The two nations reached an agreement on Mexican sugar exported to …

  • 9 July


    By: Veronica Henderson, Attorney                 As the weather warms up and people plan for their much-anticipated summer vacations, we all should be reminded of the problem of “driving while impaired.” Impaired driving is dangerous. It is the cause of more than half of all car crashes. Impaired driving means operating …

  • 2 July

    Calexico Heffernan Memorial District inaugurated second Wellness Park

    By: Mario Conde The Heffernan Memorial District inaugurated the second Wellness Park in Calexico at Kennedy Gardens Park. In an effort to increase wellness and good health among residents, the Heffernan Memorial Healthcare District held a ceremony to open their second wellness park in the city. Three other parks in Calexico will soon …

June, 2017

  • 25 June

    “Believe in Yourself Project”, a new charity helping to replace poor image that afflicts girls and women

    A new charity called the “Believe in Yourself Project” (www.believeinyourself.org) is helping to replace the poor body image that afflicts many girls and women. This image is heightened by what the traditional fashion industry deems as beautiful: Women are expected to appear a certain way and live up to a …

  • 25 June

    A good that must be imitated

    -Editorial A few days ago, in the city of Mexicali, which is already the knowledge of all, it’s currently in a difficult financial situation, received a donation in the form of a sculpture that was placed in the city’s Plaza Centenario, as well as $200,000 pesos with the objective of …

  • 20 June

    Pioneers Memorial Hospital and Mexican consulate sign an agreement to establish Ventanilla de Salud

    The Mexican Consulate in Calexico and Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District signed an agreement that will make the hospital be the fiscal agent of the Ventanilla De Salud starting this year. In a press conference held at Pioneers Hospital, the Consulate and Pioneers Memorial signed a Memorandum of Understanding establishing this …

  • 19 June

    We got to our First Anniversary!

    -Editorial With great success we celebrated our first anniversary of Beyond Borders Gazette. On Friday June 2, with current Miss Baja California acting as Master of Ceremonies, Kenya Ponce, we held the event in which we had the honor to receive authorities from both sides of the border as attendees …

  • 17 June

    The new awarded 2017 Distinguished Executive was announced

    The Mexicali Association of Sales and Marketing Executives, in a press conference, announced to whom has been designated the Distinguished Executive 2017 award: Dr. Gustavo Gaspar Blanco, prominent plastic surgeon of Mexicali. As an acknowledgment to his professional and personal trajectory, and for being a committed person with the society, …

  • 14 June


    On Monday, June 12, at 5:30 pm at the William Thornburg Administration Board Room, building 10 of Imperial Valley College, IME BECAS Scholarship checks were delivered to students of Mexican origin who are currently studying at the Imperial Valley College. Benefited students received their scholarships from Dr. Victor Jaime, President …