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SACRAMENTO -- California lawmakers on Tuesday sent the governor a bill that would make the state the first requiring public schools to include the contributions of gays and lesbians in social studies curriculum. The bill adds lesbian, gay, bisexual and...
Ask any student, or free-speaking teacher for that matter, and they will often tell you that some classroom instruction can be a tad boring. While opinions may vary on which subject may actually stunt brain cell growth, it’s not difficult to find...
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SACRAMENTO -- Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill Thursday making California the first state in the nation to add lessons about gays and lesbians to social studies classes in public schools. Brown, a Democrat, signed the landmark bill requiring public schools...
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Valley Women WriterA week had passed before she had the energy to go back down to the arena. She needed to ride and find a way to put it all behind her. When Alexis Lynn Brown took the reins of her horse, it broke into a gallop. It was a while before she returned to the...
Digital Media News EditorThe future of the Salton Sea History Museum remains uncertain as Riverside County officials and museum officials negotiate over how and where it will operate. Museum officials were told last month that unless it incorporated as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit...
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Staff WriterWithout intervention, time often simply erases history's details, and anyone familiar with the Imperial Valley knows the area is rich with history. Brawley native and recent California State University San Marcos graduate Jessica Fernandez hopes to round...
Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterBRAWLEY — The results are in and Brawley Union High School students are stepping it up on Advanced Placement tests. Brawley Union High School District has been identified on a national scale as having achieved the largest increase in the nation...
Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterWith old-time big-band music playing, planes from the past took to the skies Saturday at Naval Air Facility El Centro to celebrate a century of naval aviation. The Navy officially began its aviation element May 8, 1911, when the service’s first...
Imperial Valley Press Staff WriterThe customer is not only always right but much smarter after completing a sale at the California Mid-Winter Fair & Fiesta’s Plaza de Culturas. Handmade crafts offer stunning beauty as well as impart the cultural diversity of Mexico, Petra Rosales,...
Today is Thursday, March 10, the 69th day of 2011. There are 296 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 10, 1876, the first successful voice transmission over Alexander Graham Bell's telephone took place in Boston as his...
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By IMPERIAL VALLEY PRESS STAFF WRITERPioneers’ Museum and the Imperial County Historical Society will host their monthly dinner at 6 p.m. in Imperial. The dinner starts at 6 p.m., followed by a lecture at 6:45 p.m. The topic will be the history of the California Mid-Winter Fair....
Today is Wednesday, Jan. 19, the 19th day of 2011. There are 346 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 19, 1861, Georgia became the fifth state to secede from the Union as delegates to a special convention in Milledgeville...
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