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2009-08-23 18:32:54

Some 75 surfers and bodyboarders who frequent Imperial Beach near San Diego signed up for free hepatitis A shots, a spokeswoman for a program co-sponsor said. Imperial Beach has attracted avid surfers since before the pier was built in 1963, surfer Jim Knox, 61, said.

2009-08-05 16:02:00

GUADALAJARA and JALISCO, Mexico, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V.

2009-07-22 17:20:00

SAN DIEGO, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Grupo Salinas and TV Azteca Tijuana hosted the Institute of the Americas during a five-day journalism workshop on investigative journalism organized by the Institute this week for journalists from Mexico, Bolivia, Chile, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guatemala, Peru and Venezuela. The seminar is held at the Institute of the Americas, on the campus of University of California, San Diego, with a day-long session in Tijuana.

2009-07-17 19:52:00

TIJUANA, Mexico, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The following press release is being issued by Interchildren, Inc.

2009-07-17 19:43:00

TIJUANA, Mexico, July 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The following press release is being issued by Interchildren, Inc. Throughout Mexico, childcare center owners are being crucified unjustly.

2009-07-13 16:52:53

Risky sex by male clients of sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico, heightens human immunodeficiency virus transmission, U.S. and Mexican researchers say.

2009-07-10 13:20:00

A study by a bi-national team of global health researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, examining HIV infection among male clients of female sex workers in Tijuana

2009-06-04 15:37:00

GUADALAJARA, Mexico, June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico, S.A.B. de C.V.

2009-06-02 06:00:00

TIJUANA, Mexico, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Worker's Housing Fund Institute (Infonavit) and the housing developer Urbi signed an agreement for mutual collaboration to develop and implement the first Community Development Model for a Sustainable City in Valle Las Palmas, Tijuana Integral and Sustainable Urban Development (DUIS). This model collects the maintenance fee along with the monthly mortgage payment and transfers it to a Community Maintenance Fund managed by the residents...

2009-04-16 09:49:22

A study by researchers from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, in collaboration with Mexican researchers and health officials, shows that as many as 67 percent of injection drug users in Tijuana test positive for tuberculosis (TB) infection.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.