Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Erika Suarez, Online Editor-In-Chief

All content by Erika Suarez

Safety Tips: Ride Safe When Riding with Uber or Lyft

Apr 10, 2019

Awareness has elevated for ride-sharing safety after the death of Samantha Josephson. A 21-year-old college student dies last weekend after getting into a car she mistook as her Uber driver. In recent...

National Day of Unplugging: Lets Make it a Habit

Mar 7, 2019

National Day of Unplugging took place from March 1 to March 2. This national day is described as a "24-hour global respite from technology." The project came up by the Sabbath Manifesto, which was a project...

Solange’s New Album ‘When I Get Home’ Gives The Vibes we Need for 2019

Mar 7, 2019

Solange Knowles was dropping hints about the album on the social media platform Black Planet, which was once the largest Black online community. Images and videos depicting the southern black life...

Kylie Jenner becomes youngest Billionaire

Mar 6, 2019

Do you think Kylie Jenner deserves the title of "self-made" billionaire? Follow us on all media platforms,

Anderson .Paak Reveals New Album ‘Ventura’ with Tour Details Feat. Mac Demarco, Thundercat & More

Mar 5, 2019

Anderson. Paak aims to drop a new studio album titled, Ventura, as his fourth. The new album is set to release April 12 on Aftermath Entertainment along with a tour. The Best Teef In The Game Tour...

R.Kelly Charged With 10 Counts of Sexual Abuse of Four Alleged Victims

Feb 25, 2019

R&B Singer R.Kelly was charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, reported Friday morning. The 10 count charge involves four victims, and at least three of them underage that occurred...

A Bit of CBD in Your Latte Can Have Beneficial Effects

Feb 18, 2019

CBD oil is elevating in 2019 and people are drawing to its THC and stress-free form. The cannabis blend has been shown to reduce anxiety, help you sleep, reduce inflammation, and more positive health...

Australia Feels Recoil Towards R&B Singer R. Kelly

Feb 13, 2019

Chicago Singer R.Kelly is receiving some major backlash for the allegations against him that were aired in Surviving R Kelly. A  documentary released January, containing detailed accounts of his alleged...

Rio Talk: Working on Black Friday

Nov 27, 2018

As the country celebrates Thanksgiving many people are rather camping outside of stores for Black Friday. Has black Friday become more important than Thanksgiving?

Ready to Transfer? Here Are Important Deadlines to Put on Your to Do List

Nov 27, 2018

Continuous and never-ending deadlines might be driving you mad this semester. This goes along with a bottomless pit of finals to study that you desperately need to pass to transfer.  It piles on, leaving...

A Room of Sanctuary in Rio’s Violence Intervention Program

Nov 16, 2018
Guided by purple hearts on the floor that led to the VIP (Violence Intervention Program), where sensitive topics were discussed.

Wrap Up: 2018 Midterm Election Results

Nov 7, 2018
Democrats won control of the House of Representatives on Tuesday, Nov. 6. This means Democrats have the ability to check

Dragon Ball Super’s Goku Balloon Flies At Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Nov 5, 2018
Macy’s annual Thanksgiving parade will be the perfect event to celebrate the upcoming North American release of Dragon Ball Super: Broly, where the Saiyan’s latest form will appear as a giant balloon through

Catch a Free Ride to the Polls on Election Day

Nov 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...

Trump Supporter Arrested for Sending Pipe Bombs to Public Figures

Oct 26, 2018

A 56-year-old Florida man was arrested Friday morning for sending packages that contained pipe bombs to democratic officials and critics of Donald Trump. Federal Authorities identified the pipe bomber...

Anime Wars: Sub or Dub?

Oct 26, 2018

There’s nothing like a good old war between anime sub or dubs. Who is the better successor? Anime fans have battled through this discussion, quite too many times. Both have its advantages, but can one...

Angry Baby Trump Balloon Makes a Visit Over Downtown LA

Oct 19, 2018

A giant balloon portrayed as an infant Donald Trump appeared in Downtown LA on Friday. holding a cellphone with an angrily face, the balloon was visible from the 110 and 10 Freeway interchange. Meanwhile,...

We Appreciate You RHC Tutors

Oct 12, 2018
It is National Tutoring Appreciation Week for our tutors of Rio Hondo College. 

Desert Daze Giveaway Winner Announced!

Oct 2, 2018

You are the chosen winner for a pair of GA tickets for Desert Daze's three-day festival event. Happening Oct. 12-14. You will be contacted by Desert Daze directly.  Remember to have fun, and enjoy...

Self Help Graphics Shares Roots of Latino Art to Campus

Oct 2, 2018
Self Help Graphics & Art makes a returning visit at the lower quad, providing Dia De Los Muertos art-making workshops for students this past September 27.

RoadRunner Radio: Anime

Oct 1, 2018

Today we find out how our staff became a part of the culture known as Anime.

Future Teachers Mini Fair Emphasizes Teacher Shortage in California

Sep 26, 2018

  Rio held their very first event for Future Teachers Monday, September 18 with presenters from Cal State Fullerton, Cal Poly Pomona, and Cal State Los Angeles discussing the credential programs...

Cut the Wait and Pay ahead using Rio Cafe Ness App

Sep 17, 2018

Angela Bunyachatpirom, who goes by “Maam” is Rio Café’s manager and has big plans for the café. Maam says, “only a few students have come by to pick up their food using the app. It’s new,...

Get all your answers during Transfer Day September 2018

Sep 17, 2018

It's that time of the year to begin college applications for transfer and finalizing your GPA. To help you through the stressful process, Transfer Day will take place on campus Thursday, September 20th. The...

Whittier Narrows Recreation Area Brings End of Summer Family Fun Foster Youth Event on Sept. 8

Sep 7, 2018

Foster youth in Los Angeles County, invites families and caregivers to attend a fun and entertaining event from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at Whittier Narrows Recreation Area. Providing resource...

Men’s Beauty in not Homosexual: South Korea Embraces It

Sep 7, 2018

Westerners have their fair share of K-Pop and Korean dramas. And men can possibly transition to a beauty culture like South Korea. It's common to see South Korean men walking down a street with a face...

Saturn’s Mysterious Hexagon Looks Mesmerizing

Sep 7, 2018

NASA found a more detailed look at a hexagon located in Saturn's northern pole, by its nifty spacecraft called Cassini. 13 years in orbit around Saturn, the spacecraft found wavelengths. From ultra-violet...

Rio’s Club Rush brings over 20 clubs to explore on Sep. 4 and 5

Sep 4, 2018

  Club Rush's lively event presents you with Power 106. Bringing everyone together with Hip-Hop and captivating students with giveaways for Beyonce and Jay-Z's On the Run II Tour. Meanwhile,...

Nintendo Releases New Switch Games-August 2018

Aug 31, 2018

Nintendo releases a fresh batch of games this month for its hybrid console, the Nintendo Switch. Mixed with Indies, new titles, and remakes! There is no surprise that the console surpassed its brethren,...