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Yes, Virginia there is a Santa Claus

The Story Behind “Yes, Virginia…” “DEAR EDITOR: I am 8 years old. “Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus. “Papa says, ‘If you see it in THE SUN it’s so.’ “Please…


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Imperial’s Parade of Lights

The street was aglow on Friday night in the city of Imperial as they celebrated the season with a display of creative and amusing vehicles covered with thousands of Christmas Lights to delight all of…




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Calexico Port

Calexico Port Officials Implement Traffic Strategies to Minimize Wait Times   Calexico, Calif. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials with the Port of Calexico are adding vehicle lanes to ease vehicle congestion and wait…



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Santa’s List Of Most Requested Gifts

Imperial Valley Mall Reveals Santa’s List Of Most Requested Gifts Scratch worry off the holiday gift giving list this season. Santa is taking a load off parents and spouses by revealing his secret list of…


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Congressional Testimony

Statement Before the Senate Judiciary Committee December 9, 2009 Good afternoon Mr. Chairman, Senator Sessions, Senator Kaufman, and distinguished members of the Committee. I want to thank you for the opportunity to testify before you…


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Christmas In The Park Dec. 17th

Holtville Chamber Of Commerce To Host ‘Christmas In The Park’ Dec. 17th The Holtville Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Christmas in the Park Thursday, Dec. 17th. It will take place from 6 p.m….


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Supervisors Continue Rule 310 Fee Plan

Supervisors Continue Rule 310 Fee Plan Despite Fuentes Objections By Mario Conde After a lengthy discussion by the County Board of Supervisors, the board approved the continuance of the 50% reduction in Rule 310 Operational…





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Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Grants $30,000

Wells Fargo Home Mortgage Grants $30,000 To MANA de Imperial Valley and Comite Civico del Valle Wells Fargo Home Mortgage announced this week  that MANA de Imperial Valley and Comité Civico del Valle are the…




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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…