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Happening Today - Sept. 21: High Holiday Service-Rosh Hashanah

EL CENTRO - The Congregation Beth Jacob will be having Rosh Hashanah morning service at 10 a.m. Sept. 21 at 530 Adams Ave., El Centro. Following the service Tachlich and lunch. For more information contact Cynthia Harvie at 760-344-3436 or visit our website at https://www.facebook.com/ivcongregation

IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ONLINE - 2017-09-21 09:00:00

Stories from the Past - Sept. 21: Hornets have it all

50 YEARS AGO: Far and away the class of the Mountain Desert League are the Calipatria Hornets. Under head coach Bruce Dempsey, in his fifth year, the Hornets have a 30-8 record. Last season Calipatria won the MDL championship and finished with an 8-3 record. This season's record should not be any wo

IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ONLINE - 2017-09-21 08:00:00

Calexico Native Publishes Book Full of Positive Thoughts

Joe Rodriguez discusses his second book, Thoughts of Wisdom. In an effort to reach thousands of people and help people improve their lives, Calexico native Joe Rodriguez introduced his second book "Thoughts of Wisdom" earlier this month. Rodriguez was born and raised in Calexico and worked at his fa

TRIBWEKCHRON.COM - 2017-09-21 22:27:14

California sues Trump administration to prevent border wall

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California's attorney general sued the Trump administration Wednesday over its plan to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, arguing it's overstepping its authority by waiving environmental reviews and other laws. The suit filed by Attorney General Xavier Becerra, a De

IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 19:18:00

Stories from the Past - Sept. 19: First braceros arrive for Northern harvest

50 YEARS AGO: A total of 405 braceros from Mexico crossed through the Calexico Port of Entry this morning, bound for the harvest of 175,000 acres of tomatoes in Northern California. The urgent need for an earlier authorized 8,100 braceros made speed the keynote in processing the workers today. Richa

IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ONLINE - 2017-09-19 08:00:00

Officers prevent human and narcotics smuggling attempts

CALEXICO, Calif. - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at both Calexico ports of entry prevented human and narcotics smuggling incidents over the last few days. The first incident occurred on Thursday, Sept. 14th, at the East port of entry, when officers encountered a 24-year-old female Mex

KYMA.COM - 2017-09-20 03:55:55

MY VIEW: Grayer, but the same - Imperial Valley Press: Local News

"Wow, look at all of these old people. I'm aging a lot better than most of these geezers." Subscription Required An online service is needed to view this article in its entirety. You need an online service to view this article in its entirety.

IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 07:10:00

Border Patrol agent reportedly shot at near Calexico airport

An El Centro Sector Border Patrol agent was reportedly shot at on Monday evening near the Calexico airport by someone south of the border, the agency reported. The reported shooting occurred as the agent was attempting to arrest three individuals suspected of illegally entering the United States nea

IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 18:24:00

Stories from the Past - Sept. 20: Thrifty Drug, 12 shops to e built in Brawley

50 YEARS AGO: A Thrifty Drug Store will open in Brawley's Westgate Shopping Center on West Main Street early next year, it was learned today. A spokesman for Westgate Investors, Inc., developers of the Westside Shopping Center at Rio Vista Avenue and Main Street, said that the lease with the large c

IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS ONLINE - 2017-09-20 08:00:00

Where are they now? San Antonio's ex-TV anchors, hosts share updates

Where are they now? San Antonio's ex-TV anchors, hosts share updates 1 / 42 Back to Gallery San Antonio viewers frequently write about missing their favorite TV faces of yore, particularly those who exited their high-profile jobs as recently as a year ago or less. Topping that list is former anchorw

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-20 12:18:24

Report: Fatal plane crash during 'American Made' film blamed in part on Tom Cruise

The loved ones of two people who died during a plane crash while filming for "American Made" claim Tom Cruise is partially to blame for it. The Blast reports from court documents that the families of Alan Purwin and Carlos Berl believe the famous actor and director Doug Liman "contributed to the cir

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-20 14:22:27

Second man charged in deaths of 10 immigrants in San Antonio

Federal prosecutors Wednesday charged a second man in the July deaths of 10 immigrants who were smuggled in a tractor-trailer. Pedro Silva Segura, 47, who lives in Laredo and who federal officials said is in the country illegally, faces the the death penalty if convicted on charges of conspiracy to

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-20 21:26:41

San Antonio teacher accused of soliciting sex from young girl

We're still learning more about a San Antonio teacher, accused of soliciting sex from a young girl. 37-year-old Daniel Marcus Valdez was arrested on September 15th, after allegedly sending lewd photos with a minor over Snapchat. In an investigation, the Texas Education Agency says that Valdez had hi

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-20 23:05:38

Ranked: Highest-paid city employees in San Antonio for 2016

City Manager Sheryl Sculley once again topped the list of highest-paid city of San Antonio employees in fiscal year 2016, according to data obtained by the San Antonio Express-News through an open records request. Sculley, hired by the city in 2005, pulled in nearly $590,000 in total compensation fr

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 11:17:31

Texas A&M University-San Antonio to 'top off' new science, tech building

New science & technology building under construction at Texas A&M University-San Antonio (Photo: TAMU San Antonio) SAN ANTONIO - A topping off ceremony will be held on Thursday for a new science and technology building going up on the campus of Texas A&M - San Antonio. The building is currently unde

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-21 07:22:47

Data: These are the most dangerous school zones in Bexar County

Schools located near heavily traveled intersections and busy highways have the most dangerous school zones in Bexar County, according to a recent study. Thirty-three public schools in the San Antonio area received a letter grade of D or lower in the 2017 Zendrive School Safety Snapshot. Bexar Coun

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 06:28:58

Family of San Antonio veteran killed in Austin says 'random person' dealt deadly blow

A local veteran's family is making funeral arrangements as Austin police investigative his murder. Victim Marques Johnson, 33, was out celebrating a relative's birthday early Sunday morning on Austin's 6th Street when someone punched him, causing him to fall and crack his skull. He died Monday after

FOXSANANTONIO.COM - 2017-09-20 22:47:25

CEO of San Antonio's Valero, wife to be honored with heart disease research endowment

The President and CEO of San Antonio-based refiner Valero Energy Corp. and his wife will be honored Saturday night at the 2017 President's Gala of UT Health San Antonio with the establishment of the Lacie and Joe Gorder President's Endowment in Heart Disease Research. Each year the gala raises more

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 16:33:06

San Antonio airport ranks near bottom for mid-sized airports in new J.D. Power survey

The San Antonio International Airport ranked near the bottom for traveler satisfaction among mid-sized airports according to the results of a J.D. Power survey released Thursday. The airport ranked 18 out of 22, below average, in a category that includes the San Jose and Albuquerque airports. The Sa

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 15:54:38

Cake Boss Buddy Valastro opening two restaurants in San Antonio

The Cake Boss is coming to town. Bartolo "Buddy" Valastro announced plans this week to open San Antonio outposts of his Buddy V's Ristorante and Carlo's Bakery family of restaurants at The Shops at La Cantera. Construction on the 7,500-square-foot Buddy V's is slated to start in the next week and a

MYSANANTONIO - 2017-09-21 15:18:10