Check your Blue Book Entry

The Soroptimist of Borrego Springs have been working on the 2018 (50th edition) issue of the bluebook directory. They are finding that many of the phone numbers are no longer good numbers. This could be for many reasons. Please check the 2017 Blue book for the accuracy of your... — Updated 05/22/2017

Heat Across the Valley

Triple-digit heat, according to the National Weather Service predicts temperatures will reach 10 to 15 degrees above average. The scorching weather may even trigger an excessive heat warning in the region while the heat wave persists, the agency warned. “The low deserts will... — Updated 05/22/2017

DUI Causes Salton Sea Death

The driver of a vehicle that crashed, resulting in the death of a passenger on Friday, May 19, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence, the California Highway Patrol said. Thongginh Khemphomma, 51, of Laveen, Ariz., was driving a 2005 Nissan Sentra west on I-10... — Updated 05/20/2017

DMV Pulls Salton Sea Plates

Despite the desperate need for a long term campaign and funding, the response to the 'Salton Sea Licence Plate' campaign has garnered little public support. Assemblyman Brian Nestande introduced the concept back in 2015 to help raise funds for the Salton Sea Authority, however... — Updated 05/18/2017

Mothers Day Gift for Border Patrol

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the ports of entry along the California border with Mexico over the Mother’s Day weekend intercepted more than a half of ton of narcotics valued at around $12 million. From Friday, May 12, through Sunday, May 14, CBP... — Updated 05/17/2017

Sundowner at La Casa del Zorro

This Friday sees La Casa del Zorro host this months Sundowner. Music will be provided by 'The Bree Jones Band'. Doors open 4:30 p.m until 7:00... — Updated 05/16/2017

Vote for New 'Parks Champion Awards'

Last year Borrego Springs resident Jim Wilson received the honor, this year, you get the opportunity to put another volunteer forward for recognition. Recognize local volunteers for their work with parks and outdoor spaces across San Diego County-nominate them for the second... — Updated 05/15/2017

Call 911

Thank you for printing in the paper for the public to call 911 instead of driving to the fire station. Also, thanks for stating why! People do not realize that we are not always here. If people follow this it will save lives. Monte Vista, who provides fire/medical dispatch for... — Updated 05/8/2017