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Eagles stay in CIF hunt
Posted: May 26, 2016

The Southwest High baseball team jumped out to a quick lead in the first inning to eventually beat High Tech High, 6-3, in the first round of the CIF-San Diego Section Division IV playoffs Tuesday in El Centro.

Letter: Setting the record straight on Valley’s CIF winning teams

In response to Murray Anderson’s editorial titled, “In This Corner: Something...

Brawley Union High beats Mater Dei High to advance in CIF playoffs

BRAWLEY — It was win and get in … to double-elimination at least for the Braw...

Calipatria High softball, baseball advance in CIF-SDS playoffs

CALIPATRIA — The Calipatria High School softball and baseball programs host a...

Water conservation

THE ISSUE: Drought laws loosened

How do I report potholes?

Every year the state is decreasing the amount of money it gives to our county to fix our roads. It’s unfortunate. Wit...

Clarifying library director title

I am providing this response in relation to an article printed on May 18, 2016, in the Imperial Valley Press in the “...

Minivan Mama: Using a clear weekend to savor childhood
Posted: May 21, 2016

Last weekend we had no plans — no birthday parties or performances or services or markets — and I almost couldn’t believe it was true.

Pancakes vs. waffles

The smell of butter and pancake batter rises from the pan, you can almost taste the buttery, cris...

CHS cafeteria food

The cafeteria is a place where students can eat and talk in the fresh air. Even though there is l...

Eagles ‘dyeing’ to express themselves

Gil Vasquez, a Southwest High School senior, felt like he had no control over his life during his...

Another ALDI store opening in Valley
Updated: May 05, 2016 - 1:13 pm

ALDI will successfully take its California footprint from zero to 25 stores in less than three months with the grand opening of seven new locations May 19, including a second store in the Imperial Valley.

FARM: The health benefits of carrots

This week in the fruit and vegetable series we will look at carrots. The carrot is a root vegetable that is often claimed to be the perfe...

ALDI has hiring event

Grocer ALDI will have a hiring event Wednesday in efforts to fill store associate positions stated a press release from ALDI.

Business Profile: Exit Imperial Realty

Business owner Jay Goyal

Baseball man-ager of the year: Fernando Casas
Updated: May 23, 2016 - 12:21 pm

A baseball team consists of a pitcher, catcher, infield, and an outfield. But wait, there’s one more position that doesn’t get mentioned quite often as it should be.

IV High: Southwest up close and personal with the human body

The Southwest Academy of Careers in Health Science (SACHS) visited the Body Exhibit in Anaheim. T...

Beth Benavent retires, leaves artistic legacy at Southwest

Another year has wrapped up at Southwest High School, and yet another Eagle is departing from the...

Pancakes vs. waffles

The smell of butter and pancake batter rises from the pan, you can almost taste the buttery, cris...

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