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SDG&E Tips, Save on Energy

As an extended heat wave enters the region and blankets the Southwest, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) is offering tips to help local residents keep their home cool while also saving on their energy bill. Tips to Stay Cool - Take the heat out of the kitchen by cooking outside.... — Updated 6/12/2024

Stat Care Grand Opening

The Borrego Stat Care Clinic had its grand opening on Wednesday June 12, in The Mall courtyard. A ribbon cutting was also held to commemorate the grand opening, with the cutting done by Dr. Homayoun Siman. His staff of doctors,... — Updated 6/12/2024

Passion Fuels the Drive of A Dream

New hairstylist, Maribel Tellez, is taking Borrego Springs by storm, offering a wide variety of services ready to serve clients of all ages. Her new booth, "Maribel's Chair" is now open at Alicia's Desert Spa. Maribel, a Borrego... — Updated 6/12/2024

Owl Rescued by Local

A fledging horned owl that fell out of its nest in Borrego Springs, was saved by local Bunnie Hamilton. Bobby the owl is safe and... — Updated 6/10/2024

BWD Receives Fed Funding Approvals

The Borrego Water District has been fortunate to receive multiple Direct Congressional Spends for waterline replacement projects in each of the last two Federal Budgets totalling $6.6 Million from Legislators Issa, Padilla and Feinstein/Butler. One condition of the Funding is a... — Updated 6/11/2024

New Doc Hits Town

Dr. Homayoun Siman is the new doctor in town, heading up Borrego Stat Care, specializing in primary care, dermatology, orthopedics and pain management, providing comprehensive healthcare tailored to individual needs. Dr. Siman... — Updated 6/9/2024

From the Chamber: Welcome New Board Member

The BSCC is excited to welcome Nidia Meza to the Board of Directors. Many of you know Meza as the Managing Director at BASIC, along with her many community involvements. Meza will bring fresh, new insights to the board regarding our Latino community and the community overall,... — Updated 6/4/2024

Wade Beane – Passion, Energy and Vision for the BAI

As the newly appointed Executive Director of the Borrego Art Institute (BAI), Wade Beane is a human example of the rich produce the ArtPark is growing. Starting with his highly successful work in creating a whimsical, productive and educational garden environment with the... — Updated 6/7/2024

BSFI announces Free Summer Movies at BSPAC

The Borrego Springs Film Institute (BSFI) is bringing movies back to the theater! Beginning in June 2024, the BSFI, in collaboration with the Borrego Springs Performing Arts Center (BSPAC), will present free movies on the big... — Updated 5/29/2024

Borrego Middle School Students, Fire Safety

Students at Borrego Springs Middle School are helping their families prepare for an emergency by creating home fire safety escape plans. The students created the plans as part of a contest and shared them at a recent safety... — Updated 6/3/2024

Congratulations BSHS Class of 2024

Dear Class of 2024, You’ve made it seniors! It seems like such a long time ago when I met you all as 3rd graders and would watch you running around on the playground like crazies (you know who you are). It has been a pleasure watching you grow and change into amazing citizens... — Updated 6/4/2024

Dog: Dude

In this section, we'd like to highlight Borrego's pets, our loyal and friendly companions. If you have a pet you'd like to showcase, please email: with the subject line "Pets Corner" Name: Dude aka Little... — Updated 6/2/2024

Dog: Mickey Mantle

In this section, we'd like to highlight Borrego's pets, our loyal and friendly companions. If you have a pet you'd like to showcase, please email: with the subject line "Pets Corner" Name: Mickey Mantle... — Updated 5/31/2024

"Bipartisan Legislation Advances"

This year, the “House of Origin Deadline” was May 24, the final day for bills to pass the house in which they were first introduced - either the Assembly or the Senate. Any bills that failed to pass by the 24th have died. Bipartisan bills that benefit all Californians often... — Updated 6/10/2024

Senator Seyarto: Ten Bills Move Forward to Assembly

Senator Kelly Seyarto (R-Murrieta) is proud to announce that ten bills from his 2024 legislative package have passed out of the State Senate and are now headed to the Assembly. These bills cover a wide variety of issues important to the 32nd Senate District and California as a... — Updated 6/11/2024

Model T Show in Julian

Head on over to Main Street and Town Square Park and see a wide-range of classic cars as the Model T Ford Club of San Diego will be in Julian on Wednesday June 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. There will be over 60... — Updated 6/4/2024

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