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Taste of Rio , 2019

Noah Garcia, Editor-in-Chief

July 3, 2019

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No Home, No Help, No Hope

No Home, No Help, No Hope

Noah Garcia, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2019

the residents of the Whittier Greenbelt have been cleared out by a combination of  law enforcement, social services and Caltrans , April 22, 2019. With the 38 tent community disassembled, many of the residents have been sent off, either on their own accord or to accept Whittier Area First Day two month hotel vouchers.It’s been weeks since the clean out and Whittier has already begun plans to make sure such an encampment would never form again.

RHC Superintendent/ President Retirement Party

RHC Superintendent/ President Retirement Party

Noah Garcia, Editor-in-Chief

May 16, 2019

Teresa Dreyfuss and Rio Hondo have always had intersecting goals; those being the flourishing of its students and the betterment of its community. After 32 years of dedicated service, Superintendent/ President Dreyfuss is retiring from her position, a time capped by her Retirement Celebration Dinner at the Doubletree Hotel in Whittier, Thursday May 9, 2019.

Julio Flores Aids LifeCycle

Nicholas Juarez, Reporter

May 14, 2019

Enthusiastic counselor, Julio Flores, is known for his big smile and outgoing personality. His big heart has lead him to forgo his 30th birthday and instead, raise money for AIDS/LifeCycle. Flores didn’t want an over the top birthday. He said that he feels truly blessed with everything that...

Whittier Goes Green for Earth Day

Sam Garcia, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

Saturday, April 27, the city of Whittier held their annual Earth Day celebration. The event ran from 10 am to 2 pm. Environmental groups, like the San Dimas Forestry Unit and the Beekeepers Association of Southern California, were all in attendance. State Senator Bob Archuleta, one of the keynote ...

Santa Fe Springs Art Fest 2019

Santa Fe Springs Art Fest 2019

Sam Garcia, Reporter

May 8, 2019

Friday, May 3, the city of Santa Fe Springs held its sixth annual art festival. Showcasing the works of more than 200 artists, the event also raises funds for art and creative youth programs across the city. Marie Ortiz, the Media Director/Event Coordinator for the festival, says that the event i...

Earth Day Event in Whittier

Sam Garcia, Reporter

May 2, 2019

Saturday, April 27, the city of Whittier held their annual Earth Day celebration. The event ran from 10 am to 2 pm. Environmental groups, like the San Dimas Forestry Unit and the Beekeepers Association of Southern California, were all in attendance. State Senator Bob Archuleta is one of the keynot...

Trucker Arrested after Fiery 28 Vehicle Crash leaves 4 Dead near Denver

Diane Chau, writer/reporter

April 30, 2019

Fiery Crash in Lakewood Sad to say, four people died after a truck hauling accidentally crashed into vehicles on the Interstate 70 near Denver. This caused a fire which melted the road and metal off the cars on Friday in Lakewood, Colorado. The authorities had to confirm Thursday afternoon of the death toll; There ...

Sri Lanka Bombings

Gilberto Espana, Staff Writer

April 29, 2019

Sri Lanka Bombings On April 21, 2019, Easter Sunday three churches and four hotels were targeted in a series of terrorist suicide bombings. It has been reported that over 250 people have died due to the devastating tragedy. National Thowheed Jamaat and Jammiyathul Millathu Ibrahim are the two Muslim grou...

Rio Hondo’s Premiere Student Festival

Jake Laurell, Reporter

April 21, 2019

Jason Reyes Firetech major and Center Chairman for campus engagement for ASRHC said when asked about his thoughts on the turn out of this event. Reyes stated that he was overall really happy about the aesthetics and the turn out for Riopalooza. “I wanted Riopalooza this year to have bubbles, h...

Stop The Bleed

Stop The Bleed

Leo J. Villanueva, Science and Tech Editor

April 20, 2019

Rio Hondo Nursing Club held a “Stop The Bleed” event April 13th in the lower quad, this is part of a nationwide effort to promote and teach first aid to the public. In response to a mass shooting that occurred in Newtown, CT., the American College of Surgeons (ACS) formed a joint committee lead by trauma s...

Riopalooza Lifts Spirits

Jake Laurell, Staff Writer

April 20, 2019

The Santa Ana winds could not stop Riopalooza, Wednesday, April 10, from blowing in a wonderful show. The concert lasted between 11 a.m. and two p.m., taking place in the lower quad near the LRC building - the festival area filled with activity booths and places to grab snacks with a food truck on sta...

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