El Centro, California - Tenaska has closed refinancing on its 150-megawatt (MW) Tenaska Imperial Solar Energy Center West project through an issuance of $400 million of senior secured, long-term notes. The private placement received an investment-grade rating of BBB by Kroll.

El Centro, California - Across America, grandparents are pillars of comfort and support. After a lifetime of giving back to their families and communities, grandmothers and grandfathers continue to offer compassion and wisdom to their loved ones and inspire us to be our best selves.  On National Grandparents Day, we honor the sacrifices they make and continue to show our affection and appreciation for them. The Imperial County Area Agency on Aging encourages everyone to observe National Grandparents Day on Sunday, September 10, 2017.

El Centro, California - On Tuesday, the Imperial County Board of Supervisors announced the appointment of Public Health Director Robin Hodgkin as the Interim County Executive Officer (CEO) following the recent retirement announcement of Ralph Cordova, Jr.  Mrs. Hodgkin will serve as Interim CEO effective immediately.  The Imperial County Board of Supervisors appointed Danila Vargas to serve as Interim Public Health Director while Mrs. Hodgkin is to lead the county.

Holtville, California - For the second time this week a swarm of moderate earthquakes has been rattling the Holtville area. Today's quakes have an epicenter about 5 miles west of Holtville.

Calexico, California -  With the nation’s blood supply facing significantly low levels, Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District, an Affiliate of the Scripps Health Network would like to bring to light the recent CALEXICO UNIDOS BLOOD DRIVE efforts that are scheduled for August 17th at the Calexico Community Center. Joining them for tomorrow’s kick-off will be Blood Drive partners the San Diego Blood Bank, Entravision, Calexico Chamber of Commerce, Lamar, Mi Calexico and the City of Calexico.

El Centro, California - Tuesday, August 15, the Imperial County Board of Supervisors will host a reception to commemorate the 110th Anniversary of the County’s incorporation.  The event will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m., following the Board of Supervisors meeting, in the conference room adjacent to the Imperial County Board of Supervisors Chambers in El Centro.