Baseball Report

By Bob Hurst

There’s more than one thing that’s steaming in “Hotlanta” these days. Atlanta’s baseball team — the Braves — finished the month of May off with a flourish, going 16-4 after starting the season 13-18.

After Monday’s win over Philadelphia, the Braves had made up 7 1/2 games in the standings to take over first place in the NL East by a half-game over the Phillies.

Calexico to have a New Medical Facility

By Mario Conde

The announcement came this past Tuesday that the City of Calexico will have a new medical facility to be located at Town Center Plaza.

In a partnership between Medical Management Group- a San Francisco based company- and Pioneers Memorial Hospital have come out with a hospital project for Calexico that will be located at the new Towncenter Industrial Plaza located at the north end of the Cole Rd. in Calexico. The hospital will be a Subacute care center which is a comprehensive inpatient care designed for someone who has an acute illness, injury, or exacerbation of a disease process.

Imperial Valley Mall on the Rebound

Year-to-Date Sales Continue Positive Trend

El Centro, CA—Imperial Valley Mall announced today that first quarter and year-to-date sales
for 2010 are up from a rough year in 2009. Imperial Valley Mall, along with the other CBL
border malls, is performing well due in part to the strong performance of the Mexican peso,
which makes the economic climate more favorable for the center’s Mexican National shopper
base. Additionally, a positive sales trend is always favorable for leasing discussions.
In an effort to continue building on the international shopper base and tourism markets, Imperial
Valley Mall is launching a new Visitor Savings Pass. This bilingual pamphlet features special
savings offers from twenty-four participating retailers. “We are thrilled to offer a great savings
incentive for out-of-town visitors from both Mexico and the U.S., just in time for the summer.
This free savings pass will be made available at the Mall’s Customer Service Center as well as
through local attractions and hotels,” said Veronica Baca-Martinez, Group Marketing Director
for Imperial Valley Mall.
Imperial Valley Mall is managed by CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. of Chattanooga,
Tennessee, (NYSE:CBL). Imperial Valley Mall is a 762,637 square-foot regional mall with an
outstanding anchor line-up including Dillard’s, JCPenney, Macy’s, Sears and Cinemark, plus
over 100 specialty shops, one-of-a-kind food court, restaurants and entertainment. Imperial
Valley Mall is conveniently located just off I-8 at Dogwood. For more information, visit online at