Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - The Advisory Committee on Historical Diplomatic Documentation will meet in open session at the Department of State, SA–4D, 2300 E Street NW, Washington, D.C., in Conference Room 109 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon on March 2, June 8, August 31 and December 7, 2015.
Washington, DC - Senior officials from the U.S. Department of State and the European Commission gathered on February 18to review progress, discuss new opportunities, and take steps to re-energize joint collaboration under the Transatlantic Economic Council (TEC), which brings together officials from external trade, regulatory, commercial and scientific agencies in the EU and the United States Government to support innovation and growth.
Salton City, California - On Tuesday, at approximately 10:40AM, Imperial County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of South Marina Drive and Sea Shore Avenue in Salton City, reference to a residential burglary in progress.
Cathedral City, California - The City of Cathedral City recently became 700 acres bigger with the final approval from the Riverside Local Agency Formation Commission. At the request of Mr. Bill Messenger of SDC Ventura, LLC, Cathedral City annexed his unincorporated property into the City limits.
Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission today filed an administrative complaint charging that the proposed merger of Sysco and US Foods would violate the antitrust laws by significantly reducing competition nationwide and in 32 local markets for broadline foodservice distribution services. The FTC alleges that if the merger goes forward as proposed,foodservice customers, including restaurants, hospitals, hotels, and schools, would likely face higher prices and diminished service than would be the case but for the merger.
Washington, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced that rural agricultural producers and small business owners can now apply for resources to purchase and install renewable energy systems or make energy efficiency improvements. These efforts help farmers, ranchers and other small business owners save money on their energy bills, reduce America’s dependence on foreign oil, support America’s clean energy economy, and cut carbon pollution. The resources announced today are made possible by the 2014 Farm Bill.