Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

(Graphic design by Erika Suarez)

Black Friday 2018 Survival Guide

It’s dangerous to go alone! Take this Black Friday Survival Guide before you stuff your cart.
Betsy Segura , Staff Writer November 20, 2018
Thanksgiving is around the corner and it’s time to be thankful for what we have. But the day after is the best part, which is Black Friday! How do we survive the dreadful yet rewarding night?
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Fall semester is near its end which means finals are creeping in. Luckily, there are a few weeks left to achieve the grades we want and  prepare for final exams with helpful tips from Fastweb. (photo design by Erika Suarez)

What You Need to Prepare For College Finals

Finals are coming and we need to prepare.
Besty Segura , Staff Writer November 20, 2018
With the help of Fastweb, there are a couple of tips in order to ace our exams. Out of the choices they had, here are 5 hand-picked for you.
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These seven playlists on spotify can ease you back into your work studies. (Screenshot via Spotify)

Playlists That Will Put You in Study Mode

Midterms are finally over, but finals are slowly creeping in.
Betsy Segura , Staff Writer November 16, 2018
Midterms are finally over, but finals are slowly creeping in. While studying, restless students tend to pop in their earbuds to mute out inevitable distractions. 
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Friendsgiving is a valuable day for sharing the food you made with friends. (Photo Design by Erika Suarez)

Easy Dishes to Make For Friendsgiving

You have been invited to a Friendsgiving party but you have no idea what to bring. My friends, it is in the title itself.
Betsy Segura , Staff Writer November 16, 2018
You have been invited to a Friendsgiving party but you have no idea what to bring. My friends,
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Podcasts to Listen to Before Class

A Few Good Podcasts to Pass Time & Entertain
Vincent Franco, Digital Photo Editor November 8, 2018

Let's face it, college can be a drag. It might as well be a scientific fact. With ridiculous amounts of work, being constantly riddled with anxiety, all while you’re just barely hanging on by an unhealthy amount of sleep. These are just some examples of how unbearable it can be. As we choose to struggle...

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Life Hacks with Arline

Four Easy Life Hacks to Make Life Simpler
Arline Chaidez, Reporter November 5, 2018

Wrinkles Gone Fast What human being enjoys waking up to realize their work clothes are all wrinkled and still have to be ironed before heading to work. Wrinkles are annoying, a good life hack is putting two or three ice cubes in the dryer along with the hottest setting. The ice melts and turns to steam,...

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Free rides will be provided by Metro and six additional TAP agencies on Election Day, Nov. 6.

Catch a Free Ride to the Polls on Election Day

Free rides? Count me in.
Erika Suarez , Online Editor-In-Chief November 5, 2018

Metro and six other local transit agencies will offer free transportation this Election Day. You won't need a TAP card to board a bus or train to your designated voting location. Uber and Lyft will offer discounted rides for voters across the Los Angeles area as well. Uber's promo code is Vote2018,...

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Its Actually the Rich who are Spending more Money on Fast Food

It’s Actually the Rich who are Spending more Money on Fast Food

Gilberto Espana, Reporter November 1, 2018
Some would assume that people with less money eat more fast food, but it is not true
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Brands Are Making New Clothes out of Old Plastics

October 31, 2018

Everlane is an online clothing retailer which just debuted their new collection of puffer jackets, fleece pullovers, and streamlined parkas. The company decided to use recycled plastic bottles in its new collection of jackets and pullovers. Many shoe and clothing companies have followed Everlane’s...

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Data collected from Rio Hondo College students on what kind of diet they have. (Pie chart created by Erika Suarez)

How many Vegans are on Campus?

October 30, 2018

Let’s clear common misunderstanding folks. A vegetarian diet does not mean eating meat for health, religious, or common moral reasons. A vegan diet takes it a step further. Which include cutting meat and any animal products for the same reasons.  The type of animal products that the diet cuts out...

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Cheap Lazy Student Recipes

Cheap Lazy Student Recipes

Fast, cheap, and easy recipes. Perfect for any busy student!
Betsy Segura, Staff Writer October 29, 2018

You wake up early, snooze your alarm, and close your eyes for a second.  Then a second turned into an hour and now you’re running late and have no idea what to take for lunch. No worries, we’ve all been there. Don’t leave running late to class with an empty stomach. To prepare for next time, a...

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Netlfix brings new chilling movie and TV shows for October and there is a little something for everyone. From vampires, killer dolls, to paranormal.

10 Movies You’ll Regret Watching From Netflix and Chills

Betsy Segura , Staff Writer October 26, 2018

Planning a movie marathon, but not quite sure what to watch yet? There are many classics, remakes, and a few unfamiliar and alluring films that will scare the bejeezus out of you. Not through gore, but through inevitable fear. Here are our top ten picks for you. 1. The Shining A 1980 classic horror...

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