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.

April, 2020

  • 1 April

    Schools in Imperial Valley Will Remain Closed for the Rest of the School Year

    -Editorial In alignment with recommendations from the Governor and State Superintendent of Schools, the Imperial County Office of Education announced the extension of school facility closures through the remainder of the school year. While this means our school facilities won’t be physically open for students, the school year is not over. Educators across …

  • 1 April

    El Centro City Council Hosted Meeting in Spanish Regarding COVID-19

    -Editorial The El Centro City Council held a meeting entirely in Spanish for the first time ever providing information about COVID-19 and updates about the current situation. As of March 31, there are 38 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Imperial Valley and the numbers are expected to grow as tests …

  • 1 April

    County Board of Supervisors Freezes Tenant Evictions Linked to Coronavirus

    By: Mario Conde, Reporter Renters in the unincorporated area who lose their jobs or get buried in medical bills because of the COVID-19 pandemic are now shielded from being evicted from their homes through the end of May. The board met on March 21 to adopt a series of measures …

March, 2020

  • 30 March

    Knowledge will help us beat COVID-19

    By: Dr. Elton Gómez, regenerative medicine specialist The first coronavirus (COVID19) news we had, was on January 14, 2020, on a UN news site, there were reports of a new virus, which had not been identified in humans before, 20 days before that, in the middle of December 2019, 41 …

  • 30 March

    Trump Extends Social Distancing Order Until April 30

    -Editorial President Donald Trump extended restrictive social distancing guidelines through April 30, bowing to public-health experts who presented him with even more dire projections for the expanding coronavirus pandemic. “Nothing would be worse than declaring victory before the victory has been won,” Trump said at a press briefing after suggesting that …

  • 29 March

    In the midst of the Coronavirus pandemic crisis, López Obrador visits Mexicali

    By: Fidel Gastelum, Reporter The President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, continues with his agenda of tours around the Mexican Republic. At this time, it was the capital of the State of Baja California’s turn, where the president appeared at the sports complex located westbound of the city. In …

  • 28 March

    Branding vs. Marketing

    By: Javier A. Oliver Gallego (MBA) CEO at Link Brand Marketing Branding vs Marketing. The bottom line is that you can’t have one thing without the other. However, that wouldn’t clear your doubts about what the purpose of each one is and most importantly, how can your company profit from …

  • 28 March

    Perkins Relieves Kingsley as Base Commander

    EL CENTRO, Calif. – Captain William Perkins relieved Captain Derrick Kingsley and assumed command of Naval Air Facility El Centro a few days ago on base. In an abbreviated ceremony with limited participants conducted at the installation’s main flag pole, the leadership of the installation was transferred as scheduled. Kingsley …

  • 28 March

    Yuma Organizations Team Up to Create Resource Portal for Businesses

    -Editorial Recognizing the economic challenges that many businesses are experiencing, community and government leaders in the Greater Yuma Area have come together to create the Greater Yuma Economic Resource Portal, www.gyerp.org. This leadership group includes the Greater Yuma Economic Development Corporation, the Yuma County Chamber of Commerce, Arizona Western College …

  • 28 March

    Imperial Valley Transit Announced Modification of Bus Schedule Due to COVID-19

    -Editorial The Imperial County Transportation Commission is implementing a reduction in service for its fixed-route services. Services affected include Imperial Valley Transit (IVT), IVT Blue Line, IVT Green Line, and IVT Gold Line. The Saturday IV Transit schedule will now be implemented Monday to Friday. The modifications will be implemented …