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El Paisano Reporter Featured in USA Today

El Paisano Reporter Featured in USA Today

Daniel Gomez, Online Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2018


Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

Jarbas Faria is a sports reporter here at El Paisano and he also runs the Youtube account Hoop Journey. On December 4th USA Today featured his videos and Twitter in a story covering Lebron James Jr.'s first game in Los Angeles. Hoop Journey dedicates it's content to all things basketball with a focus...

The Holiday Season Kicks Off In Uptown Whittier

The Holiday Season Kicks Off In Uptown Whittier

Noah Garcia, Reporter

December 4, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

This weekend, Whittier celebrated the arrival of the holiday season with the 24th Annual Grand Illumination ceremony as well as its 26th Annual Holiday Sonata, this previous weekend  in Uptown.

RHC Staff Holiday Luncheon

RHC Staff Holiday Luncheon

Noah Garcia, Reporter

December 3, 2018


Filed under News

The Rio Hondo College Faculty Association and President’s office hosted the All Staff Holiday Luncheon “la Posada” at the Rio Campus Inn, where they treated the hard working RHC staff to lunch, prizes and entertainment, Thursday November 29.

Rio Hondo Board of Trustees Say Goodbye to Mary Ann Pacheco and Madeline Shapiro

Rio Hondo Board of Trustees Say Goodbye to Mary Ann Pacheco and Madeline Shapiro

Diana Juarez, Managing Editor

November 21, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

After losing their bid for re-election Board of Trustee President Madeline Shapiro (Area 5) and Trustee Member Mary Ann Pacheco (Area 3) attended their last board meeting Nov. 14th in the boardroom. Newcomers Rosaelva Lomeli, who is replacing Pacheco, and Oscar Valladares, who is replacing Shapiro, will ...

California Minimum Wage Gets Burnt Down To $1 For Inmates Fighting Fires

Madelyn Gastelum, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


Filed under News

Fires Rage & Inmates can Help California firefighters are dealing with two major wildfires, in the Southern part of the state the Woolsey fire has burned more than 70.000 acres and has taken two lives, and in the north, the Campfire has taken more than 27,000 acres and caused Sacramento State to clo...

CNN Sues White House Over Banning of Acosta

Anamaria Aparicio, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018


Filed under News

CNN filed a lawsuit against The White House over the recent suspension of Jim Acosta's press pass. The lawsuit alleged that Acosta and CNN's First and Fifth Amendment were being violated, but as of recent

A Room of Sanctuary in Rio’s Violence Intervention Program

A Room of Sanctuary in Rio’s Violence Intervention Program

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

November 16, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Guided by purple hearts on the floor that led to the VIP (Violence Intervention Program), where sensitive topics were discussed.

A Friendsgiving at the Campus Inn

Cynthia Olvera, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


Filed under News

The Associated Student of Rio Hondo College (ASRHC) will be hosting a free Friendsgiving event for the students of Rio Hondo this upcoming Monday, November

First Generation Event at Rio Hondo

Anamaria Aparicio, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under News

Booths and Activities for First Generation Students A First Generation event took place on November 7th, 2018, at Rio Hondo in the lower quad area. These events were for all the first generation students at Rio Hondo who have had trouble applying and navigating their way through college. Talani Sol...

94 Year Old Ex-Nazi on Trial Over Mass Killings at Concentration Camps

Gilberto Espana, Staff Writer

November 12, 2018


Filed under News

Johann Rehbogen, a 94-year-old former SS guard went on trial November 6th in a German juvenile court. Courts charged Rehbogen with being an accessory in the murders of several hundred Jewish and Polish prisoners at the Stutthof camp in Gdansk, Poland in the 1940’s. According to NPR’s Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson,...

The Fight to Ensure Citizenship and Liberty

Jaime Aparicio, A&E Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Tuesday, October 30, President Donald J. Trump was featured in an interview with Axios that has gathered quite the controversy. Residents in the United States born from those with illegal citizenship consider this a national issue. President Trump wants to abolish birthright citizenship to control what...

Twelve People Killed After Active Shooting in Thousand Oaks

Twelve People Killed After Active Shooting in Thousand Oaks

Madelyn Gastelum, Diana Juarez, Erika Suarez, El Paisano

November 8, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Late Wednesday night into early Thursday morning an active shooter went into a western themed bar in Thousand Oaks and opened fire on a crowd on “College Night” killing 12 people and injuring

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