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Chilly Borrego Saturday

The National Weather Service in San Diego has issued a wind advisory, which is in effect from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Winds will reach from 20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Driving will be hazardous for high profile vehicles. Watch for broken tree limbs and other debris on... — Updated 1/20/2018

Wind in Borrego

The wind in Borrego Springs this afternoon is picking up speed. The gusts are coming from the southwest at 23 mph. The National Weather Service San Diego hasn't issued any type of warning or wind advisory, but all should be cautious when driving or outside. Bring any pets or... — Updated 1/20/2018

Vendors Needed for Carnivale!

If you are interested, it is $10.00 a tablespace and one item for you to use for the raffle. If you can provide your table that would be helpful. I only have so many tables, but I would love to get as many vendors who would like to come. Benefits local youth! All donations will... — Updated 1/19/2018

Rudyville Alert

After a decade of hearings and studies, the fate of Rudyville will be decided in 2018 by a vote of the San Diego County Board of Supervisors. Rudyville's request to increase its density to one home per acre, for a total of 170 homes, will be decided in 2018. The county has... — Updated 1/19/2018

IID Tour For The Public

The Imperial Irrigation District said Jan. 17 that they are trying to improve the environment, and to prove it, they’re willing to give the public a tour. IID Marketing & Communications Specialist Susie Carrillo said, “Have the public get firsthand knowledge of what actually... — Updated 1/18/2018

Postage Rate Increase – 2018

The United States Postal Service (USPS) will implement new postage rates for several mailing and shipping products beginning Sunday Jan. 21. Domestic Mailing: - First Class Mail Letters (1 oz.) rates will increase by a cent from $.49 to $.50 when purchased at the Post Office.... — Updated 1/18/2018

Borrego Springs Film Festival Awards

The 5th annual Borrego Springs Film Festival awards ceremony was held Monday Jan. 15 at La Casa del Zorro. Panel of Judges Best Animation - Tokri (The Basket) Best Latino Film - Our Barrio Best Documentary - When I Stutter Best... — Updated 1/16/2018

BAI – The Bright Wild/Three Visions of the Anza-Borrego Desert

Saturday Jan. 27 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., there will be a reception for three artists of "The Bright Wild/Three Visions of the Anza-Borrego Desert. Three painters, Bill Gallen, Lee MacLeod, and Cecilia Robertson, will hold an exhibition of their work in conjunction with the... — Updated 1/19/2018

Jack McGrory, Legacy

The San Diego Union-Tribune has written a piece about Jack McGrory, and it is a great read. Quick read: Jack McGrory, San Diego city manager from 1991 until 1997, is now a key backer of San Diego State University's plan to convert ... — Updated 1/16/2018

Rams JV Basketball Outscored by Bobcats

Compared to the first time these two teams met, it was a completely different ball game. The Rams JV basketball team faced the visiting Hamilton Bobcats, who surely made up for that buzzer-beater loss the week before. The Rams... — Updated 1/11/2018

Borrego Water Update

In advance of the the next Groundwater Sustainability Plan Advisory Committee (AC) meeting there will be a ratepayers meeting next Monday Jan 22, 2018 5:30 pm at the BWD Office. Please plan on attending to express your feelings, concerns, thoughts , and questions regarding the... — Updated 1/19/2018

BNBuilders Awards

In article provided by, BNBuilders, in partnership with Roesling Nakamura Terada Architects (RNT), is pleased to announce that it has been awarded the new Borrego Springs Branch Library, Park, and Sheriff's Office. The $11.5 million design-build project is... — Updated 1/16/2018

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