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    Friday, January 13, 2017
    For the savvy entrepreneur there could be no better way to kick off the new year than to be a part of a packed gala of inquisitive guests clambering to know what the hosts are all about. Moved to a new venue, the 19th annual Joint Chambers of Commerce Business Showcase wanted to try something different when it was relocated to the Imperial Palms Hotel & Resort at Barbara Worth. Every ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community
    Thursday, January 12, 2017
    This town’s “Taking Flight” Market Days welcomes aboard all local adventurers looking for fun pre-flight activities on Friday evening the warmup to Saturday’s Aviation Day, all for free admission. From 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday the food courts set up on Barioni Boulevard and from Seventh to Ninth streets will offer fresh organic local produce for sale. Also, Julian pies ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, January 12, 2017
    The California League of Conservation Voters released its annual environmental scorecard this week in which it rates Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia as one of the best legislators in regard to the environment while State Sen. Ben Hueso was scored lower than in 2015. The CLCV rates members of the assembly, the senate and the governor on their efforts regarding the environment. The way the scores are ...read more
    Categories: Political, Community
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    A diverse array of samples, networking opportunities, product displays and prospect of a cash windfall for lucky participants abounds at the 2017 Joint Chambers of Commerce Business Showcase. The Showcase will be Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Imperial Palms Hotel & Resort at Barbara Worth on 2050 Country Club Drive in Holtville. For More Information on this article visit ...read more
    Categories: Community, Chamber, General News Article
    Monday, January 09, 2017
    During the first formal meeting of 2017, the Imperial County Board of Supervisors will touch on renewable energy and the use of a $3.4 million Community Development Block Grant during its next meeting on Tuesday. Deputy Northern District, Geothermal Program Manager for the California Department of Conservation Charlene Wardlow and Dan Dudak, District Deputy for the Southern California Department ...read more
    Categories: Political, Community
    Friday, January 06, 2017
    Several pieces of legislation focused on boosting health outcomes along with other diverse bills signed by Gov. Jerry Brown last year became law on Sunday. One notable law, AB 1386 permits businesses to store epinephrine auto-injectors, better known as EpiPens, the most popular model. The devise provides life-saving treatment to people suffering from severe allergic reactions, noted Chris ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community
    Friday, January 06, 2017
    NAVAL AIR FACILITY EL CENTRO — For many businesses or careers, New Year’s can be a quiet time but for the Navy’s flight demonstration team, the Blue Angels, now is the moment to gear up for rigorous training they rally around for the next 10 weeks preparing the 2017 show season. The squadron’s mission is showcasing the honor and expertise of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps, ...read more
    Categories: Fun Facts, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, January 04, 2017
    While Leonel Gonzalez Gallo was being welcomed into the world as the first newborn baby in the Imperial County on New Year’s Day, more than 250 small earthquakes were rattling in the Northend. The U.S. Geological Survey reported about 250 small quakes, the biggest a magnitude 3.9 on Saturday afternoon. For More Information on this article visit http://www.ivpressonline.com
    Categories: Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, January 04, 2017
    The Imperial County Board of Supervisors had its swearing-in ceremony on Tuesday for its newly elected Supervisor Luis Plancarte and the re-elected Supervisors Michael Kelly and Ryan Kelley who will represent district 3 and 4 respectively for four more years. Imperial County Registrar of Voters administered the oath of office to both Ryan Kelley and Michael Kelley, who earned another four-year ...read more
    Categories: Political, General News Article
    Tuesday, January 03, 2017
    One year from now, mitigation water deliveries to the Salton Sea will cease, the already rapidly receding shoreline will begin to dry up much faster and the toxic dust emissions that it brings will turn into a bigger concern for the Valley residents’ health. For that and many other reasons, 2017 is shaping up to be a crucial year that can have a big impact in the future of the Salton Sea ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community
    Tuesday, January 03, 2017
    The Imperial Valley Press Monday edition is returning to broadsheet size starting Monday. From 2008 to 2013, the Press did not publish a print edition on Mondays, instead an online-only edition. For More Information on this article visit http://www.ivpressonline.com
    Categories: General News Article