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54th Annual Borrego Days Desert Festival – "Bloom in Borrego"

The 54th annual Borrego Days Desert Festival has arrived for yet another spectacular and successful year. This year's theme, "Bloom in Borrego," brings awareness of and paying homage to the beauty of Borrego Springs and the... — Updated 10/18/2019

Sponsor Group Meets to Vote on Key Issues

The Sponsor Group met on Oct. 3 in the Library Community Room, and Clint Brandin announced the passing of Bill Wright two days prior. Four important agenda items were discussed: 1) A temporary paratrooper landing zone grading permit south of the airport; 2) Rams Hill’s... — Updated 10/17/2019

Miss Borrego 2019: Danielle Del Bono

All eyes were on the stage as the crowd in the Borrego Springs High School gym in anticipation of who of the seven contestants would be named Miss Borrego 2019 – 20 on Oct. 12 With all the calculations tabulated by Kathy King,... — Updated 10/17/2019

Supervisor Jim Desmond, Grand Marshal

San Diego County District 5 Supervisor Jim Desmond will be riding in the parade of this year's Borrego Days Desert Festival, his first as our Grand Marshal. As Grand Marshal, he'll be "honoring the contributions of Bill Wright to... — Updated 10/17/2019

GSP Advisory Committee Recommends GSP Adoption

In a landmark meeting at the library on Oct. 4, members of the Borrego Springs Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) Advisory Committee expressed their individual opinion as to whether or not to adopt the GSP as the framework... — Updated 10/17/2019

Akrofest Back in Town

The skies were clear and the sun shone bright on just another beautiful day for stunt flying in Borrego. The International Aerobatic Club's Akrofest, hosted by Chapter 36's Paul Miko, had Borregans' eyes to the skies during their... — Updated 10/17/2019

Volunteer of the Year: Judy Coyle

She is an avid tap dancer and facilitates the Ballet & Tap class at the Borrego Springs Performing Arts Center, also serving on the Board of Directors, helping to bring a rich assortment of music, drama, and comedy to... — Updated 10/17/2019

Borrego Springs Sponsor Group

There is a critical meeting of the Sponsor Group on Thursday Oct. 3, 4: 30 p.m. in the Library Community Room, and Borregans are urged to attend. For questions, please email Rebecca Falk at... — Updated 10/3/2019

BSPAC Auditions for New Season

Another round of auditions will be taking place at the Borrego Springs Performing Arts Center for the upcoming season. They will be held at the theater on Sunday Oct. 20, 2 p.m. We will be presenting “It’s a Wonderful Life,” as a radio show for Christmas, and a... — Updated 10/17/2019

Interact Club Car Wash

Borrego Springs High School Interact Club will have a car wash Sunday Oct. 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in front of the old library in The Mall. Students will wash your car for a donation to help support their sanitation project in... — Updated 10/17/2019

BSHS Principal is Right Person for the Job

Welcome, Victoria Baay! It happens more often than not. The interviewee stops at the top of Montezuma Grade, looks down on our frontier town, notices the dearth of big box stores, turns around and heads home while making the phone... — Updated 10/3/2019

Rams Football Battle Out on Senior Night

The Borrego Springs Rams football team hoped to make a statement against one of the top two teams in the Ocean League, the San Pasqual Dragons. Entering the night's matchup, the Dragons sit just under Foothills in League... — Updated 10/17/2019

Vincent Memorial Sweeps Lady Rams, 3 – 0

Despite hard hits and good rallies by the Lady Rams, it seemed that the Lady Scots of Vincent Memorial had better control all over the court. The Lady Rams were swept, 25 – 7, 25 – 23, 25 – 6, at home Oct. 3. It was a rough... — Updated 10/17/2019

Broadway The Golden Age

Broadway, the Golden Age, started the beautiful history of Broadway music in the 1960s. On Sunday September the 22nd the Julian Arts Chorale recalled the songs, presented a beautiful concert celebrating Broadway recalling the... — Updated 10/3/2019

Is It Really Over?

After several months of heated discussions throughout the community, Julian’s fire district issue is just about wrapped up. The signs are gone from the center of town and the back and forth messages on Facebook have dissipated. Different viewpoints on a situation can... — Updated 10/3/2019

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