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Community Ambassador-NHS Student Joshua Sanchez

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A student from Nogales High School was recently selected by Governor Ducey’s Office of Youth, Faith, and Family to represent Santa Cruz County. Joshua Sanchez a 17-year old senior at Nogales High School was selected to be a community ambassador to help lead service projects, develop initiatives and lead his peers in solving social challenges facing Arizona youth. Governor Ducey’s ... Read More »

4th Annual Public Safety Officer Awards

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The Rotary Club of Nogales hosted their 4th Annual Public Safety Officers Awards Dinner on Friday, June 9th, 2017 at the Quality Hotel Americana. The event recognized 15 public safety officers within Santa Cruz County for their service. Family, friends, and colleagues attended the event to show their support to the officers recognized for dedication and hard work in the ... Read More »

“Successful Women”

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The General Consulate of Mexico in Nogales, Arizona held its 2nd series panel of “Successful Women,” on Monday, March 6th at the bicentennial hall in celebration of International Women’s Day. The guest panel was composed of three successful community leaders: Marie Montenegro-Ochoa (DCS supervisor), Claudia Mariz Oroz (business woman), and Mercedes Castro (Our House Shelter case manager). The first panel ... Read More »

IME-BECAS Scholarship Program

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On Tuesday, November 29th,2016 Cochise College and the Nogales Mexican Consulate hosted the IME-BECAS Scholarship Program at 12:15 p.m. at Cochise College. The IME-BECAS scholarship program began helping out local students in Santa Cruz County since 2005. In 2011, IME-BECAS Scholarship Program partnered with Cochise College to offer scholarships to students planning on attending the college. For several years now this ... Read More »

Power of One Conference

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October is always a busy month for the Santa Cruz County Attorney’s Office as they host a variety of events on promoting domestic violence awareness. Events included peace walks, intimate ceremonies, and social gatherings. The main goal is to help reduce the number of domestic violence cases in Santa Cruz County through prevention and education. Today, community organizations in the ... Read More »

Arizona@Work Offering Innovative Workforce Solutions for Santa Cruz County

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Arizona@Work offering Innovative Workforce Solutions for Santa Cruz County through their 3rd Annual Santa Cruz Job Fair and Community Expo was held at the Nogales High School Ray Molera Gymnasium on Wednesday, October 12th from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. This annual event helps dislocated workers, and new career job seekers connect with local employers. This year more than 100 employers were ... Read More »

Determined to Succeed

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The Nogales Mexican Consulate hosted for the month of September a variety of workshops. These workshops were to promote labor week. The workshops on labor were to inform the public on labor rights, labor unions, E-verify,applying for a social security card, and inspirational women in Santa Cruz County. The inspirational women workshop included three women from Santa Cruz County who ... Read More »

Every Vote Matters!

Your vote matters!

The Primary Election day is August 30th! Every vote matters. Make your voice be heard. Here in Santa Cruz County there is a local Democratic office reaching out to voters. The Arizona Coordinated Campaign will be making calls and knocking on Democratic friendly, neighborhood doors throughout the state. They will be reminding and encouraging voters that every vote matters, every ... Read More »

Decision 2016- Meet the candidates

Your vote counts!

The elections are just around the corner. Here at Border Eco we want to ensure the public stays informed on the candidates. Our goal is simply to inform. We are a media outlet who takes pride in keeping the public informed. Make your voice be heard! Make it a point to vote, it is your civic duty! Current Open Offices-up ... Read More »

Meet the candidates!

Addressing questions from their constituents

Local and state politicians addressed the public on Tuesday, August 9th to propose their plans for economic growth and prosperity. The forum was held at 5:30 p.m. at the Quality Inn Hotel conference room. The forum was hosted by the Santa Cruz County Board of Realtors. Politicians had an opportunity to introduce themselves, and talk about their propositions to help ... Read More »

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