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Farmers Market Is Back

The farmers market has returned to Christmas Circle. Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Linda Haddock sent out an email to residents, and businesses in Borrego that the farmers market would be returning Dec. 15. The market... — Updated 12/15/2017

Border Patrol – $22K Meth

El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents near the Highway 86 checkpoint arrested a man suspected of smuggling methamphetamine Wednesday Dec 13. The incident occurred at around 12:40 a.m. when a 24-year-old man driving a 2003 white Ford Windstar was stopped six miles from the... — Updated 12/14/2017

Christmas at the Circle

For the last few years, Christmas Circle has been without a Christmas tree. The Borrego Sun decided to donate a tree for this year's celebrations. It was lovely to see many of Borrego's residents and business owners coming out to... — Updated 12/14/2017

Water Boatmen Invade

We are afraid, very afraid. Not of the actual non-biting bugs themselves, called Water Boatmen, arriving of late from the Salton Sea in Borrego via what is called an "irruption," but the mess they have caused in pools and on cars. ... — Updated 12/14/2017

Border Patrol – Nearly $100K Seized

El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents at the Highway 86 checkpoint arrested a man suspected of smuggling methamphetamine Monday Dec. 11. The incident occurred at around 9:15 a.m. when a 26-year-old man in a 2012 Hyundai Accent approached the checkpoint. Before reaching the... — Updated 12/13/2017

Driver Fails To Yield, T-Bones Another Car

Monday Dec. 11 at around 11:52 a.m., units responded to an accident at Borrego Springs Road and Big Horn Road. According to reports, the driver of one vehicle failed to yield, and hit another car, who turned to its side. The names and how many passengers involved have not yet... — Updated 12/11/2017

Croquet At Christmas Circle

At around 1:30 p.m. every Friday, about 10 people play croquet at Christmas Circle. Can't miss them, as they are dressed in white, playing at least two rounds of the game. Marilyn Dickson said they sometimes set up two areas to... — Updated 12/8/2017

Chamber Bravura Films First Music Video

With the sun beaming down at Clark Dry Lake, members of Chamber Bravura, who were dressed elegantly in black, began to shoot their first music video Dec. 2. Approximately 30 members of the choir, ranging from ages 11 – 17, were... — Updated 12/14/2017

2017 Fall Sports Banquet

Borrego Springs student-athletes were honored at the 2017 fall sports banquet Nov. 15 in the high school community room. Athletic director and head coach Tim White acknowledged those who attended the banquet, and recognized the... — Updated 12/14/2017

Earthquakes Shake Borrego Springs

Wednesday Dec. 4, four Earthquakes have shaken near Borrego Springs. It is advised everyone keeps off the roads, and have a safe place to be. Strong winds are also predicted throughout the night. More information of the magnitude of the Earthquakes, and their exact locations to... — Updated 12/6/2017

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