Library Construction Begins

Workmen have started digging a trench and laying an eight-inch sewer pipe. This officially starts the much anticipated beginning to the construction of Borrego Springs new library and park. Starting from Christmas circle and... — Updated 04/21/2017

Sundowner - Tonight

With highs of 94f expected today, members of the Chamber of Commerce can look forward to getting together for free, at The Mall for tonights Sundowner. Non-members welcome for the low price of $10. Remember to bring cash for... — Updated 04/21/2017

Full Weekend Closures for State Route 78

Caltrans construction crews will fully close State Route 78 (SR-78) from Weekend Villa Road to Indian Oaks Road, between Ramona and Escondido, for up to four consecutive weekends. The first weekend closure will begin Friday, April ... — Updated 04/21/2017

The Future's Pink at West Shores High

Students and teachers collaborated on a secret project, to highlight the dedication of West Shores Middle/High School Music Director Don Turley. When Turley turned up to school, he was greeted my students and some members of... — Updated 04/21/2017

SDG&E increase Green Energy

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) announced that it has signed contracts for five new local battery storage facilities for a total of 83.5 megawatts (MW). These four-hour energy storage facilities would be like having batteries from more than 5,500 all-electric, long-range... — Updated 04/20/2017


The public is invited to a community meeting on Thursday, April 27 from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. to discuss plans for the new library in Borrego Springs. The meeting will be held at ­­the Borrego Springs Library located at 587 Palm Canyon Dr., Suite 125, Borrego Springs, CA, 92004.... — Updated 04/20/2017

Julian - 2.8 Quake

Wednesday, April 19, saw a 2.8 magnitude quake reported 6.2 miles from Julian at a depth of 4.2 miles, according to the... — Updated 04/20/2017

Verizon - Calls for Service

I have called Verizon continually over the past two years complaining about the decline in their service to Borrego Springs. I've had responses from their customer service reps ranging from an apology to telling me that BS isn't... — Updated 04/20/2017