Imperial Valley News
Changi, Singapore - U.S. Navy aircraft are participating in the Singapore International Airshow February 16-21 held at the renowned Changi National Exhibition Center in Changi, Singapore.
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today proposed a $176.6 million spending plan to fund expedited and expanded testing and cleanup of residential properties, schools, daycare centers and parks around the former Exide Technologies facility in Vernon, California.
Seattle, Washington - Perhaps fortunately, most folks haven’t noticed that 85% of the Milky Way is missing: The kind of familiar, ordinary matter we know – made up of protons, neutrons, electrons, and their kin – amounts to barely one-sixth of the total mass of our galaxy and others, according to repeated astronomical observations.
Washington, DC - The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has announced a new round of financial support for developing undergraduate- and graduate-level curricula that integrate standards and standardization information and content into learning resources, courses and seminars at U.S. colleges and universities. Accredited institutions of higher education, both nonprofit and commercial organizations; and state, local and Indian tribal governments located in the United States and its territories are eligible.
Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission is mailing checks to consumers who lost money to a scam that promised to help consumers get payday loans, then debited their bank accounts instead, in increments of $30, without their authorization.
Calexico, California - Congressman Juan Vargas (CA-51) will join Wells Fargo’s San Diego area President, Ernesto Arredondo, to unveil a new full-service ATM in Calexico. Wells Fargo will also be presenting a total of $55,000 to two nonprofit Imperial Valley organizations. Congressman Vargas will be available for interviews following the event.