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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…



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Health and Productivity During the H1N1 Pandemic

Red Cross Joins Forces with National Organizations to Provide Businesses with Information on Health and Productivity During the H1N1 Pandemic Free Workplace Seminar Offered San Diego, November 25, 2009 — The San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter…



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Direct Flights from Tijuana to Shanghai

By Mario Conde Baja California Governor Jose Guadalupe Osuna Millan made a trip to China in an attempt to consolidate strategic plans to bring investment to the State. The Governor began his trip on November…


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Thanksgiving Meal

Helping the Hungry By Betty Predmore Holtville California-Preparations are underway for the Community Thanksgiving at Holt Park. Sponsored by Turning Point Ministries, along with donations from various churches and individuals throughout Imperial Valley, this is…


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Surviving “Black Friday”

Surviving “Black Friday” Need Not Be Stressful By Chris Furguson With the day after Thanksgiving comes “Black Friday,” the day where stores traditionally start showing a profit for the entire year.  With Black Friday comes…




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Thanksgiving Fun Facts

The Thanksgiving feast almost always includes some of the foods served at the first feast: roast turkey, cranberry sauce, corn, and pumpkin. Here are some fun facts about Thanksgiving: * The preliminary estimate of turkeys…


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5th Annual Honey Festival

Westmorland Holds 5th Annual Honey Festival By Chris Furguson The City of Westmorland held their fifth annual Honey Festival on November 21, 2009 at the Westmorland City Park. Sponsored by the Westmorland Chamber of Commerce,…