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Work begins on new convention center in Tijuana
03 September 12 01:13 PM
Facility will be first of its kind in Northern Baja California A rendering shows the new $45 million convention center being built between Tijuana and Rosarito in Mexico. By Carlos Rico, The Daily Transcript Thursday, August 30, 2012 Convention Center Read More...
The culinary buzz in Tijuana
06 April 11 12:02 PM
Recovering economy, greater sense of safety pushing revitalization of all kinds of eateries By Sandra Dibble pv["p.a_3"] = " "; , UNION-TRIBUNE Photo by Sean M. Haffey “We have a unique opportunity to create a cuisine for Baja California,” Read More...
Tijuana at 30 miles per hour
01 September 10 11:58 AM
Sandra Dibble holds a cup of clamato juice, a popular treat in Baja California , on Sunday in Rosarito Beach. By Sandra Dibble UNION-TRIBUNE Monday, August 30, 2010 This was a difficult assignment: In the space of just a few hours, give my new editor, Read More...
Vehicle checks at border paying off
16 February 10 01:58 PM
Authorities seize cash, guns bound for Mexico This article has excerpts of an article in the San Diego Union by Leslie Berestein in February 2010. As we know, most of the guns used by the drug lords and their kingpins in Mexico are brought in from the Read More...
Proposed aqueduct would quench Baja wine valley
10 February 10 02:28 PM
By Sandra Dibble As they watch millions of gallons of treated Tijuana wastewater flow into the Pacific Ocean each day, Baja California authorities say they have a better idea: Why not pipe it to the Guadalupe Valley, Baja California’s winemaking Read More...
Mexican officials meeting in Santa Ana
10 December 09 02:02 PM
By THERESA CISNEROS THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER SANTA ANA Leaders from across Southern and Baja California are gathering at the Police Department today to share information on public safety, economic development and regional infrastructure. It's an Read More...
Weekly Fishing Column: Punta Colonet well worth trip to Baja
01 December 09 01:55 PM
The Daily Breeze By Phil Friedman, Correspondent Punta Colonet is located 120 miles south of the Mexican border in Tijuana. The drive there takes you through some of the most picturesque geography of northern Baja California. You will pass through Tijuana, Read More...
Weekly Fishing Column: Mexico is safer than you think
03 July 09 01:20 PM
<strong>By Phil Friedman, Correspondent</strong> Mexico has been reduced to a single, small, geographical piece of this earth. If there is a murder in Michoacan, then the presumption of the 24-hour news cycle has been that it is too dangerous Read More...
1st. SURF TOURNAMENT IN ROSARITO
05 May 09 11:18 AM
The Sports Institute, Rosarito Surf Club and City Counsil participated in the organization. Five locals will compete in the National Surfing Championship in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca Rosarito Beach, B. C. The first Surf Tournament in Rosarito was held Read More...
Is Mexico safer than New Orleans?
27 March 09 11:35 AM
Posted by Jason Clampet at 3/26/2009 I've been a big fan of Baja California ever since I lived in Los Angeles and began taking frequent trips to the peninsula. I'm not sure, though, how accurate my impressions of the place are now, considering Read More...
Flow to river channel to drop; irrigation uses seen
09 October 08 04:29 PM
By Sandra Dibble UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER September 26, 2008 TIJUANA – It sits on a hillside miles from San Diego, rising above tightly packed colonias in Tijuana's fast-growing eastern end. Despite its distance from the border, the new Monte Read More...
The Real Story About Baja as Told by American Expatriates
28 August 08 12:52 PM
Baja California American and Canadian expatriates become stars of documentary SAN DIEGO, Aug. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- After months of endless sensational news articles on ongoing and constant rehashing of old stories scaring visitors to stay away, American Read More...
Binational group forms to address border issues. Inspections are among the chamber's concerns
14 August 08 11:42 AM
By Janine Zúñiga UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER August 14, 2008 SAN YSIDRO – The San Ysidro Chamber of Commerce has joined forces with all five Baja California border cities and with chambers of commerce from here to Calexico to create Read More...

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