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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.

August, 2023

  • 11 August

    Authorities Invite You to Drink Water During This Heat Season

    -Editorial Given the high temperatures registered in the entity, the General Hospital of Mexicali shares preventive measures with citizens through its epidemiology service, which calls for precautions in this hot season and avoiding overexposure to sunlight to protect your health. Dr. Dania Judith Juárez Padilla, coordinator of the Epidemiology and …

  • 11 August

    Calexico Man Accused of Sexual Battery Sentenced to 7 Years of Prison

    -Editorial On August 1, 2023, Defendant Nicholas Hernandez Oceguera was sentenced to seven (7) years in State Prison for a felony violation of Penal Code sections 287(c)(2)(A) (forcible oral copulation) and 243.4(a) (sexual battery by restraint). On approximately September 22, 2021, Jane Doe #1 went to the defendant’s home to …

  • 10 August

    Restaurant Workers Push for Safety and Protections from Extreme Heat

    -Editorial Global warming poses a serious threat to restaurant workers. In particular, extreme heat in kitchens increases the likelihood of injuries, illnesses, and fatalities among workers. Many of these workers are also likely to face greater work instability. A ROC United report examines pervasive problems that make restaurant kitchens dangerously …

  • 9 August

    Credit Card Debt Exceeds $1 Trillion

    -Editorial The Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Center for Microeconomic Data issued its Quarterly Report on Household Debt and Credit. The report shows a slight uptick in total household debt in the second quarter of 2023, increasing by $16 billion (0.1%) to $17.06 trillion. The report is based on …

  • 7 August

    La Chinesca, Mexico’s Magical Neighborhood

    -Editorial In the company of the Chinese ambassador in Mexico, Zhang Run, and the Secretary of Tourism of the Government of Mexico, Miguel Torruco Marqués, the governor of Baja California, Marina del Pilar Avila Olmeda, announced the federal appointment of La Chinesca de Mexicali as Magical Neighborhood, which will enhance …

  • 6 August

    Texas Actions to Strength Border Security Could Have Electoral Implications

    -Editorial Texas Governor Greg Abbot’s message is clear: to deter illegal immigration at all costs and protect the border. His actions have drawn criticism from pro-immigration groups that have labeled this as racist.  Ethnic Media Services hosted the panel “Hate Escalates at the Border: Setting the Stage for 2024” to …

  • 5 August

    Women who perceive other women as threats often exclude them from their social or professional circles

    -Editorial The intricate dance of competition and camaraderie among women has long fascinated and perplexed observers. In a world where stereotypes cast women as nurturers, do they also harbor a lesser-known penchant for competition? This question delves into a realm of complexity that goes beyond mere rivalry and dives deep …

  • 4 August

    A Simple Guide to a Successful and Seamless New School Year

    -Editorial                                                                                              The anticipation of the new school year is in the air, signaling both excitement and a shift in routines for kids and parents alike. As summer break winds down, it’s time to gear up for a successful return to the classroom. To ensure a smooth transition and set the …

  • 4 August

    AmeriCorps Makes a Difference in The Community

    -Editorial In a nation where service to others is deeply valued, AmeriCorps stands as a beacon of hope empowering individuals to make a difference in their communities and for personnel that need help. If you attend community events in Imperial Valley, you will see a group of motivated young people …

  • 3 August

    Trump Indicted for Efforts to Overturn 2020 Elections

    -Editorial Another day, another indictment against Donald Trump as a special counsel brings charges concerning the January 6 riots in the nation’s capital. The former President claims it’s a witch hunt, positioning himself as the front-runner for the White House. Trump contested the 2020 election results, alleging mail-in ballot fraud, …