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Orzoco going to Presentation to swing for starting spot
Posted: April 01, 2015

Central Union High senior Kassie Orozco isn’t about to move to Aberdeen, S.D., to ride the bench.

Chargers sign guard Huey

The San Diego Chargers announced Tuesday the squad signed guard Michael Huey ...

LOCAL BRIEFS: Wildcats win in golf match

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Garcia cheers on 'silver screen'

Brawley’s Azi Garcia, 13, is getting her 15 minutes of fame on the silver scr...

Our View: Brown Act problems get Calexico dirty

We’ve long said that California’s open meetings law, the Brown Act, is a law based on the honor system, the idea that...

Is company engaging in deceptive practices?

I've been seeing a sales team from Vivint going door-to-door selling alarm systems. How are they able to conduct busi...

“Thank You” Imperial Do It Stores

I would like to express a sincere “Thank You” to Imperial Do It Stores, Brawley; Lowe’s Home Improvement, El Centro; ...

Maintaining a lifestyle after changes made
Updated: March 31, 2015 - 2:52 pm

How is every one doing with the Imperial Valley Press’ Valley Challenge? I see many of you have lost 5, 10, 15 or more pounds in these last 30 days. Congratulations! 

MiPlato addresses Hispanic community's needs

When the U.S. Department of Agriculture launched MiPlato in 2011, a Spanish-language food icon th...

National Nutrition Month targets youths

Brawley Union High School Student Jasmine Salas recently started replacing her usual canned sugar...

National Nutrition Month is upon us

March is National Nutrition Month and there’s no better time to kick unhealthy eating habits to t...

‘Babywearing’ is the height of family fashion, bonding
Updated: March 31, 2015 - 11:42 am

Standing near the pint-sized barricade toward the back of the toddler play area at the Imperial Valley Mall, three moms gathered and chatted as naturally as any would who find shared...

Minivan Mama: On the familiar road to recovery

Two weeks ago I sat on a hospital bed as not one or two, but three nurses attempted to insert an ...

Tomato basics: beloved for its versatility, delectability

To provide the basics for one of humanity’s most beloved veggies, you need food, water, light and...

A history of water — and the Salton Sea — in Imperial

There is a current debate among geologists as to when the Grand Canyon formed. In 2011, new evide...

Google Maps turns into Pac-Man's chomping grounds
Updated: March 31, 2015 - 6:02 pm

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The virtual streets of Google Maps are being transformed into Pac-Man's chomping grounds in celebration of April Fools' Day.

Food and Farm News: Strawberry harvest hits stride early

Mild winter and early-spring weather has accelerated the California strawberry harvest. A market report from the California Strawberry Co...

Mexico's Baja farmworkers strike for better conditions

SAN QUINTIN, Mexico (AP) — Workers at large, export-oriented farms in the Mexican border state of Baja California have led a week of viol...

Between Women adds three board members

Between Women Inc. has announced the addition of three new board members.

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