Today in Brawley, Assembly member Eduardo Garcia hosted an event to honor distinguished women from the Imperial County. Nine women were recognized for their work in the community and their leadership. They include community leaders, educators and medical workers who volunteered their time. We caught up with Dr. Clara Padron-Spence, Medical Director of Pioneers Calexico Health Center who was honored to be nominated and chosen for the occasion. She said about being one of the nine women...
Ten people were displaced after a fire broke out in El Centro. Just north of Sixth St. two structures went up in flames.
A third alarm structure fire was reported at North 6th Street and Pico Avenue in El Centro at around 1:30 p.m. Friday.
Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom made a visit to Calipatria today, to see first-hand the problems in Salton Sea. Newsom wants residents to hold him and the state accountable so in November so serious efforts can be made reinvest in the region's geothermal energy potential. Just 10 years ago, the Red Hill Marina was flowing with water. Today, it's completely dry… receding from the banks of the Salton Sea approximately a foot per year. Lieutenant Governor Newsom said, "and you see how in just ten...
Thousands rush to claim land in Oklahoma, the first nationwide Earth Day takes place, Richard Nixon dies, federal agents seize Elián González, and the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig sinks while spewing oil, all on this day.
Music icon Prince dies, John Adams becomes the first U.S. vice president, Mark Twain dies, and Geraldo Rivera opens Capone's vaults, all on this day.
Harriet Tubman begins her work with the Underground Railroad, Fenway Park opens, the Bay of Pigs Invasion fails, and tragedy hits Columbine High School, all on this day.
April 20, or 4/20, is a worldwide holiday for weed smokers everywhere. Here are some of the great American hotspots for weed culture, according to USA Today.