Daily Archives: August 16, 2010

Attorney General Jerry Brown in urging the 9th Circuit to allow gay marriages to resume without delay.

Attorneys for the two same-sex couples who successfully sued to strike down Proposition 8 have been joined by state Attorney General Jerry Brown in urging the 9th Circuit to allow gay marriages to resume without delay.

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American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties Joins Nationwide Fundraising Drive in Anticipation of Extremely Active Hurricane Season

San Diego, CA – August 16, 2010 — With an extremely active hurricane season looming, today the San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter of the American Red Cross joins Red Cross chapters nationwide in launching a new disaster relief fundraising drive.

“The Red Cross spends about $450 million a year responding to nearly 70,000 disasters across the country – floods, wildfires, tornados and home fires,” said Joe Craver, CEO of the San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter. “We’re asking people to click, text or call to support Red Cross disaster relief.”

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CBP Stops $435K in One Outbound Seizure

Calexico, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers and Border Patrol agents, in collaboration with Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents at the Calexico, Calif., port of entry stopped more than $400,000 in undeclared currency from leaving the U.S. late last week during an outbound enforcement operation.

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More than $400,000 was hidden in the tailgate of this truck, which was intercepted during southbound enforcement operations.
More than $400,000 was hidden in the tailgate of this truck, which was intercepted during southbound enforcement operations.
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ECRMC Selects TeamHealth to Provide ER Department Services

ECRMC is partnering with TeamHealth, one of the nation’s leading providers of emergency department staffing and management services.

TeamHealth has over 30 years of experience working with both small and large emergency departments across the country. The group brings a vast network of experience and best practices, which result in improvements to patient safety, customer service and patient wait times.

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California to Receive $1 Million to Help Crack Down on Unreasonable Health Insurance Premium Hikes

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