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  1. Cinco de Mayo music, Gringo styleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... delicious Mariachi horn line. Seriously, you won't need to fire up the grill tonight after feasting on these riffs. Calexico- "Guero Canelo" Calexico has a bit more Mexican-cred since they're from Tucson and regularly have Mexican musicians play ...

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  2. What I learned from Coachella 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... in general, not to mention many standalone concerts as well. I already knew this, but seeing a sunset lineup of Calexico and Fleet Foxes confirmed the point better than anything I'd ever seen at Coachella years past. I had to leave Fleet Foxes for ...

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  3. Lady Jacket Softball drop IVL opener, clip VikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Palo Verde Valley Times

    The Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jacket softball opened its Imperial Valley League season on the short end of a 12-2 score at Calexico last week then rebounded with a win over Holtville in a non-league contest by the same 12-2 score. With the split, the Jackets moved into the rest of the their IVL schedule with an 11-6 record.

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  4. Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia To Host Imperial Valley Community CoffeeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Holtville Tribune

    Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia will be hosting several "Community Coffees'" tomorrow Friday in the Imperial Valley and cordially invites the public to come enjoy a cup of coffee and bring their questions and concerns regarding legislative issues. Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia serves as the as the Chairperson of the Assembly Committee on Jobs, Economic Development and the Economy and represents the 56th District, which comprises the cities and communities of Blythe, Brawley, Bermuda Dunes, Calexico, Calipatria, Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, El Centro, Holtville, Imperial, Indio, Mecca, Oasis, North Shore, Salton Sea, Thermal, Thousand Palms, and Westmorland.

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  5. Department of Justice Launches Collaborative Reform Process with...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Holtville Tribune

    The U.S. Department of Justice's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services today announced the start of the Collaborative Reform Initiative for Technical Assistance with the Calexico Police Department in California. "The COPS Office will conduct a thorough, independent assessment of the Calexico Police Department's policies, practices and responsiveness to the community to ensure that they are taking into account national standards and community expectations," said COPS Office Director Ronald Davis.

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  6. McEntire shines on 'Love'Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Arab Times

    ... It's really good to see Bachman takin' care of business again. The ninth studio album from Tucson, Arizona-based Calexico is a sonic road trip through the American Southwest, the roots of rock 'n' roll, the music of Mexico and more. There has always ...

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  7. US Justice Department to review California city's policeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | My Mother Lode

    The U.S. Justice Department will review hiring, training and oversight in a wide-ranging review of the Calexico Police Department, a step that that city officials said would help restore public confidence. City and federal officials outlined the scope of the review Tuesday amid an FBI investigation into possible criminal wrongdoing by some officers in the Southern California desert city of about 40,000 people.

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  8. Department of Justice Launches Reform Process with Calexico PDRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | NBC San Diego

    The move comes alongside an FBI investigation into allegations of corruption within the police department in Calexico, a small border town east of San Diego. The Collaborative Reform Initiative for Technical Assistance was announced at a press conference Tuesday by the DOJ's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services .

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  9. Lady Jackets head to IVL play with 10-5 markRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Palo Verde Valley Times

    After wins at home over San Luis and on the road at Holtville along with a loss at Needles, the Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jacket softball team opened Imperial Valley league play at Calexico yesterday. Randy Peterson Times Sports Contributor After wins at home over San Luis and on the road at Holtville along with a loss at Needles, the Palo Verde High School Lady Yellow Jacket softball team opened Imperial Valley league play at Calexico yesterday.

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  10. US Justice Department to launch review of Calexico policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | San Diego Source

    The U.S. Justice Department said Monday that it was launching a review of the Calexico Police Department amid an FBI investigation into possible criminal wrongdoing by some officers.

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  11. Border Patrol Apprehends "MS-13" Gang MemberRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Holtville Tribune

    Friday, U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro station apprehended a gang member attempting to make an illegal entry into the United States. While performing line watch duties Border Patrol agents observed a man later identified as Hugo Guevarra, a 35-year-old Salvadoran national, as he entered the United States illegally from Mexico at approximately 11 a.m. Agents arrested the man without incident 22 miles west of the downtown Calexico Port of Entry.

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  12. Music Review: Calexico flies high on 'Edge of the Sun'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Daily Reporter

    The ninth studio album from Tucson, Arizona-based Calexico is a sonic road trip through the American Southwest, the roots of rock 'n' roll, the music of Mexico and more. There has always been a strong Latin strand to the band's country-tinged indie rock.

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  13. Border Patrol arrests MS-13 gang memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    Border Patrol agents arrested a MS-13 gang member Friday morning as he tried to enter the United States illegally. Officials said 35-year-old Hugo Guevarra, a Salvadoran national, was seen entering the U.S. illegally from Mexico around 11 a.m. Agents arrested him about 22 miles west of the downtown Calexico Port of Entry.

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  14. El Centro Sector Border Patrol Apprehends Sex OffenderRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | Holtville Tribune

    U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico station apprehended a previously deported convicted sex offender near the eastern city limits of Calexico on Thursday. The incident occurred approximately 3.5 miles east of the Calexico West Port of Entry, at around 8 p.m. Agents encountered a 31-year-old man, citizen of Mexico, when he attempted to illegally enter the United States.

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  15. Chinese Mexican Food in the US/Mexico Border RegionRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | ImmigrationProf Blog

    Guess whatvery popular kind of foodis available in Mexico alongthe border with the United States? Chinese food ! Check out this KQED radio report . If one asks people in Mexicali,Mexico , just across the border from Calexico in the Imperial Valley of California, about their most notable regional cuisine, they won't say street tacos or mole.

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  16. Titan track team excels at Sweetwater Coed RelaysRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Star News

    ... followed by meet host Sweetwater in fifth place with 76 points and sixth place Canyon Springs with 36 points. Calexico won the Division II team championship with 138 points, followed by runner-up Imperial with 114 points, third place Serra with 112 ...

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  17. Visalia Police Explorer Post 32 wins 1st place honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Fresno Bee

    Visalia Police Department Explorer Post 32 won first place in the 7th annual Central Valley Explorer competition held March 20-23 at the Tulare County fairgrounds. A total of 27 Explorer posts from as far away as Richmond and Calexico competed in categories such as crime scene investigation, building searches, crisis negotiation, DUI, use of force options, and physical agility.

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  18. A South Bay Hole in the Wall grills its last barbeque SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Daily Breeze

    ... from his grandfather, a former railroad conductor whom he would sometimes accompany as a boy on his regular runs to Calexico. He would cook up barbecue for his fellow workers in the small shacks where crews would sleep overnight. Today, 800 to 900 ...

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  19. Calexico Border Patrol Agents Seize Marijuana near Sand DunesRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Holtville Tribune

    Wednesday, El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico Station arrested a Mexican juvenile for suspected drug smuggling as he attempted to flee back into Mexico near the Buttercup Sand Dunes. At approximately 9:30 p.m., Border Patrol agents observed four people carrying large bundles on their backs.

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  20. Assembly Committee Oversight Hearing on New River Restoration EffortsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Holtville Tribune

    ... e Tijuana River recovery strategy. The second hearing will be held tomorrow, Friday, March 20, 2015, in the city of Calexico, and will focus on the New River restoration efforts.

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