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Holiday Gifts That Increase Preparedness

WASHINGTON, D.C. — This year Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has assembled a list of gift ideas for the holidays to help keep your family and friends prepared. Emergencies can happen at any moment; these gifts…


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Airman Of The Week In Iraq

Brawley Sergeant Named Airman Of The Week In Iraq JOINT BASE BALAD, Iraq — Staff Sgt. Audrina L. Corpuz of the 332nd Expeditionary Security Forces Squadron is the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing’s Tuskegee Airman of…


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Council Votes Out Police Department

Council Votes Out Police Department, Sheriff to Take Over in January By Luke Phillips As of January, 2010 Holtville will no longer employ it’s own Police Department and the Imperial County Sheriffs Office will provide…


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Becerril Air Racing Wins the BAJA 1000

Becerril Air Racing Wins the BAJA 1000 [El Centro, CA] – Carlos Becerril of Becerril Air Racing, a division of El Centro, CA based Becerril Air-Air Conditioning finished the famous BAJA 1000 with a time…


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El Centro Council Member Honored

El Centro Council Member Honored with Women’s Municipal Leadership Award Sedalia Sanders Recognized for Achievements in Local Government San Antonio, Texas – El Centro, Calif., Council Member, Sedalia Sanders, is the recipient of the 2009…


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Christmas Is In Fine Form This Weekend!

By Luke Phillips The holiday season is kicking off with a bang this weekend as El Centro plays host to a slew of cheer-inducing events. The fun starts off with the 64th Annual Los Vigilantes/El…



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Leimgruber Raises Casino Issue Again

Wally Leimgruber  Raises Casino Issue Again To The Editor: Let’s go Shopping The Manzanita Band of Mission Indians is currently engaged in “reservation shopping” to develop a casino 50 miles from its historic reservation in…


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In Other Words

Slow Times Reflected At The Auto Show THESE ARE HARD TIMES FOR AUTO MANUFACTURERS. And hard times for auto dealers too. Thus, our annual visit to the Auto Show was less than it has been…




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First Annual BBQ Tri-tip Cook-Off.

By Mario Conde The Calexico Firefighter and Police Athletic Association will be hosting its first annual BBQ Tri-tip Cook-Off. 100% of the proceeds raised by the organization will all be given to the Calexico Police…





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Seasonal Flu Clinic Will Be Held.

Seasonal Flu Clinic Will Be Held At Health Dept. The Public Health Department will be hosting one last SEASONAL Flu Vaccination Clinic this month.  The clinic will take place next week on Tuesday, December 8th…


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Holiday Season Fun Kicks Off This Weekend

By Chris Furguson This weekend begins the local drive towards the holiday season with several events to promote the holiday spirit and bring attention to local vendors and businesses. On Friday, December 4,  Calexico will…


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In Other Words

Make A Wish IT’S HOLIDAY TIME. Time to make a wish, or two or more, for the Holidays and beyond. IN HOLTVILLE we’d like to wish for the City Council to get the issue for…