Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Los Angeles County Fair

Victor Quintero, Sports Editor September 26, 2012

The LA County Fair has mustered up innovative ways to explore around the fairgrounds. Gondola riding, zip lining, bungee jumping, and bull riding domination; all backed by the lingering aroma of mountains of curly fries, half pound juicy burgers, and jumbo hot dogs. The art section of the fair is...

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The new Associate Student Body President

Daisy Lopez, Lifestyles Editor September 20, 2012

Irina Alejandra Barajas is the new ASB president for this year. She began attending Rio Hondo in the fall of 09’ and she started off as ASB secretary, then she became club president and after that she became a student ambassador. Last year she was ASB vice president and this year she is finally the...

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Local Mexican Dining

Jacob Chavira, Staff Writer September 17, 2012

When searching around the Monterey Park area, where the population is mostly Asian, it’s not only hard to find a Mexican restaurant, but it’s even harder to find an authentic Mexican restaurant. Most restaurants now are more Americanized and don’t taste nothing alike grandmothers cooking back...

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Our Year Elections

Joleen Yep, Staff Writer September 17, 2012

Most incoming freshmen are freshly eighteen; therefore the Presidential Election this November will be the freshman’s first. Those who are registered will get the opportunity to vote for this coming year’s next president between Mitt Romney and our current president Barack Obama. Some students...

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West Nile Threat

Jacob Chavira, Staff Writer August 31, 2012

Just when the public thought the buzz of the West Nile Virus (WNV) was faded and gone away, a health advisory warning was issued in the city of Venice Beach, Calif. A dead bird found in the Los Angeles city had tested positive for the disease. The WNV has a long history, its first detection in the United...

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Depression can affect anyone.

Are you okay?

Cindy Galeano, Staff Writer June 18, 2012

According to Merriamwebster.com "depression is a mood disorder marked especially by sadness, inactivity, and difficulty with thinking and concentration. Also significant increase or decrease in appetite and time spent sleeping. Feelings of dejection, hopelessness, and sometimes suicidal thoughts or an...

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Casey’s Irish Pub

Aaron Martinez, Executive Editor June 18, 2012

Looking for somewhere to go for St. Patrick’s Day?  Where shall one spend this night of adventure and hazy memories?  Whether future plans or a lousy sequence of past parties plague this amazing night which should be enjoyed with friends and fellow wasted peers, there is still hope for this year....

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La Cima 2012

April 17, 2010

The 2012 Rio Hondo College magazine, 'La Cima' can currently be found on campus. Get your copy today!

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