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San Diego State University – Imperial Campus Celebrates Arbor Day

CALEXICO – On Friday, April 29, SDSU-IV campus will celebrate Arbor Day. The event is sponsored by the Sustainability Committee and Associated Students. Funds were raised, by Javier Gonzales a SDSU-IV alumni, to purchase several trees for the SDSU campus – Calexico & Brawley. The shovel will break ground on the Quad at 9:15 AM. Community leadership awards will be given out and the campus will receive a Proclamation from the City of Calexico.

eduardo garcia unveil plan to address housing affordabiity crisis

Assembly Democrats Unveil Plan to Address Housing Affordability Crisis, Alleviate Poverty

SACRAMENTO – More than a dozen members of the Democratic Assembly Caucus today unveiled a plan that would deliver relief to California families struggling to keep up with skyrocketing rents and home mortgages in California. In a letter to Assembly Budget Subcommittee 4 Chair Assemblymember Adrian Nazarian, the caucus members led by Housing Committee Chair Assemblymember David Chiu (D-San Francisco), Assemblyman Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella), and Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) proposed more than $1.3 billion to stabilize families and help with their housing situation.

Pedro E. Garcia

Pedro E. Garcia

Visitation services will be held on Friday, April 30, at the Frye Chapel and Mortuary in Brawley from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. with a Rosary prayer at 7:00 P.M. Mass services will be held on Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Saint Margaret Mary Church in Brawley at 9:00 A.M. officiated by Father Ed Horning followed by Burial services at the Riverview Cemetery.