Monthly Archives: July 2013

Girls Abuse Drugs at Higher Rates Than Boys, Face Greater Risk Factors

Girls booked into Juvenile Hall in San Diego County abuse drugs at substantially higher rates than their male counterparts and face greater risk factors for delinquency, according to a new study released today by the SANDAG Criminal Justice Research Division.

 

The study, “http://www.sandag.org/uploads/publicationid/publicationid_1772_16370.pdf,” reveals alarming differences along gender lines:

 

  • 64 percent of the girls interviewed for the study reported that their families had prior involvement with Child Protective Services, compared to 15 percent of the boys.
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Calexico Measure “H” Commission Builds Priority List

By Mario Conde                  

The Measure “H” Commission held its first workshop this past Monday to build a priority list for projects in Calexico.

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Stan Lee Returns to Comic-Con with “World of Heroes” Youtube Channel

By Chris Furguson

Comics Legend Stan Lee smiles for the cameras during a press conference for the second year of his YouTube channel Stan Lee's World of Heroes

Comics Legend Stan Lee smiles for the cameras during a press conference for the second year of his YouTube channel Stan Lee’s World of Heroes

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A Community Honors Agent Robert Rosas at the Fourth Annual Memorial Relay Run

Event:                        Fourth Annual Border Patrol Agent Robert Rosas Memorial Relay Run from Campo, California to El Centro, California

 

Date:                           Tuesday, July 23, 2013 – Wednesday, July 24, 2013

 

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