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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.

September, 2016

  • 21 September

    Leadership change in FAPERMEX

    By: Teodoro Rentería Arróyave. Ensenada, Baja California.- The leadership of the Federation of Mexican Journalists Association (FAPERMEX) period concluded, electing M.A. in journalism Maria Consuelo Eguía Tonello, better known as Colila Eguia, as its president for the period of 2016-2019, relieving the Bachelor Raul Teodoro Rentería Villa in the period …

  • 21 September

    Automotive Industry Strengthens New Investments in Baja California

     Press Release. Tijuana.- The new Hyundai plant in Rosarito will be completely inaugurated next October; this project signifies an investment of $85 millions and a creation of 2,000 direct jobs. On a tour accompanied by top officials of the company, the Federal delegate of the Ministry of Economy in Baja …

  • 20 September

    The Mexican Consulate in Calexico organized the traditional “Grito de Independencia”

    By: Mario Conde The Mexican Consulate in Calexico, on September 17th, organized the traditional “Grito de Independencia” at Crummet Park in Calexico where families enjoyed a great evening full of music and Mexican tradition. The artisitic lineup this year was made of Edgar Valentin with Mariachi Mixteco, Ballet Folklorico Municipal …

  • 13 September

    Businessmen Visit Washington to advocate for the Cali-Baja Region

    By: Claudette Sanchez San Diego -Tijuana. September 8th, 2016.- With the objective of generating various benefits in the Cali-Baja region and serving and optimizing the crossings and border trade, infrastructure and health, “Mission to Washington DC” will be held for the tenth time, which was organized by the Regional Chamber …

  • 12 September

    Deluxe Medical Marijuana Dispensary to Open in Scottsdale, Arizona

    Source: All About Arizona News Samuel Smith Medical marijuana dispensary Harvest is sowing the seeds for commercially available bud before it’s entirely legal. Anticipating the passing of Prop 205, which would legalize recreational marijuana use, Harvest hopes to be one of the dispensaries granted an exclusive license to sell marijuana …

  • 8 September

    Mexicali lagoon system moves forward: Governor Francisco Vega

    It includes the Mexico, Xochimilco and Campestre lagoons in a multiyear program MEXICALI, BC- Tuesday, August 9th, 2016.- The Governor Francisco Vega de Lamadrid , led the presentation of the progress of one of the most important regeneration projects for Mexicali, as is the Master Plan for the Lagoon System …

  • 6 September

    Child Hunger: A big problem in Imperial Valley

    By: Mario Conde Child hunger is a major problem in the Imperial Valley since 1 in 2 children live with food insecurity. For the most vulnerable, school breakfast and lunches may be the only food that child receives and weekend, away from school, can mean two days of hunger. In …

July, 2016

  • 23 July

    The Economics of Immigration

    AILA.- Discussions on immigration in the United States often consist of heated outbursts based on a multitude of passionate and unreasonable positions. Whenever the topic of immigration comes up, it seems like the most extreme rhetoric, on both sides of the issue, ends up garnering the most attention.  But on July …

  • 13 July

    The 2016 Calexico Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner

    CALEXICO, CA .– Recognizing Calexico residents who have contributed to the well-being of the city,  the Calexico Chamber of Commerce held its 22nd Annual Chamber Dinner and Lava Lamp Awards Thursday evening at the Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center. The Lava Lamp Awards were created in 1995 by Chamber of Commerce …

  • 12 July

    Nine Scholarships were given to Imperial Valley Students by Mexican Consulate

    By: Mario Conde Calexico, CA.-  The Mexican consulate awarded nine scholarships this past Monday, June 27th, in an effort to support students of Mexican origin to continue with their higher education, through its Institute of Mexicans Abroad. Every year, the Mexican Consulate gives out scholarships to Imperial Valley students in …