El Centro, California - Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia invites business owners, entrepreneurs, and individuals who would like to start a business and learn how to comply with California’s complex tax laws to attend a free Small Business Seminar in Imperial Valley tomorrow Thursday, March 5.

El Centro, California - Imperial County Board of Supervisors and the Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors will come together for a signing ceremony of the settlement between the County, the Air District and the IID that ends more than 12 years of litigation.

Salton City, California - Sunday, El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio Station apprehend a dangerous gang member at the Highway 86 checkpoint for an outstanding warrant.

Calexico, California - Friday, El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico Station arrested four individuals after discovering approximately 148 pounds of marijuana in a vehicle.

Calexico, California - Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia will be holding a press conference tomorrow with local officials regarding the introduction of the Border Air & Water Act (AWA) which would require the California Mexico Border Relations Council to better coordinate the funding and implementation of the New River Strategic Plan.  The Act would also direct the CalEPA to improve air quality monitoring and better fund environmental improvement projects in the California-Mexico border region.

Calipatria, California - Sheriff’s Investigators arrested 43 year old Luis Ruben Ledesma from Calipatria for possession of child pornography and utilizing a concealed camera to record a person’s body without consent.