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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.

January, 2020

  • 16 January

    China and U.S. Sign New Trade Deal

    -Editorial In a major economic victory for President Donald Trump, China and the United States signed a new trade deal easing tensions between the two countries. Both countries signed the first phase of the new trade deal after two years of negotiations. “From day one, my Administration has fought tirelessly …

  • 14 January

    California Budget Introduces Bold Plan to Combat Homelessness

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter California Governor Gavin Newsom unveiled an ambitious budget proposal to combat homelessness in State. For the past couple of years, homelessness has become a big issue for California as it has increased and no immediate action has been taken so far. In Imperial County, local agencies …

  • 11 January

    Red Alert Issued at Mexicali Border Due to A Possible Iranian Terrorist Threat

    -Editorial The Mexicali and San Luis, Rio Colorado Port of Entry continue to be on high alert due to the possibility of an Iranian terrorist threat. Authorities were in a high alert Friday to an advisory from the Customs and Border Protection in Arizona. Mexicali Police Chief Ana Maria Andrade …

  • 11 January

    The Academy Awards Ceremony Will Not Have a Host

    -Editorial The Oscars will not have a host for the second year in a row and will repeat last year’s formula. The Academy Awards will be moving forward with a hostless ceremony in 2020, ABC Entertainment President Karey Burke said at the Television Critics Association press tour on Wednesday. “There will be …

  • 9 January

    Australia burns in flames; American firefighters attend the call

    -Editorial For several weeks, thousands of strong images about the situation in South Australia have been circulating in social media about forest fires, which have severely affected the natural environment of millions of animal species, mainly kangaroos and koalas, which abound in that region. A widely disseminated report from the …

  • 9 January

    Mayor of Mexicali presents Cultural events for 2020 in Mexicali Chinatown

    -Editorial Mexicali, B.C.- At a press conference, members of the Imperial Valley-Mexicali Binational Alliance, headed by the Economic Development Council of Mexicali as well as Institutions and Authorities of Imperial County, in coordination with the Municipal Government, the bi-national agenda of work for 2020 was presented, on issues that impact …

  • 9 January

    IID Thanks Erik Ortega for His Leadership as Norma Galindo Takes Over as Board President

    -Editorial The Imperial Irrigation District went through a lot of legislative battles in 2019 but the board is focused and ready to meet the challenges ahead. The first Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors meeting of the year focused on what is to come in 2020 and celebrate the leadership …

  • 7 January

    Luis Plancarte Becomes the New Chairman of the County Board of Supervisors

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter The Imperial County Board of Supervisors appointed Luis Plancarte as the new chairman of the board at their regular meeting held Jan. 7. The beginning of the year always marks a change in leadership for the Board of Supervisors as a new person becomes the face …

  • 7 January

    Business and industrial Chambers join against new taxes imposed in Baja California

    By: Fidel Gastelum, Reporter Representatives of the different business chambers of Mexicali and Baja California, offered a press conference yesterday morning at the Canacintra Mexicali, to express their opposition regarding the new Baja California Income Law, in which four new taxes were passed, including payroll taxes, gasoline groups taxes, lodging …

  • 5 January

    Walt Disney, a dreamer whose career continues to inspire in 2020

    By: Ellie Burgueño There are people whose history transcends after death, perhaps this happens when someone was able to make their dreams come true or fulfill their purpose in life because that’s when everything someone does is done with passion and faith, necessary elements to be able to leave an …