El Paisano

ICE Protest Breaks Out at El Monte Northgate Market

Protestors displayed their animosity towards immigration and customs enforcement in the Northgate Market parking lot, the morning of Feb. 21.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2018

Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were expected to investigate the Northgate Market in El Monte early Wednesday, Feb. 21 morning. The agents were to check the Northgate Market’s employees work permits, making sure they were all legally able to work. Police, media and El Monte residents flooded...

‘Zootopia’ is an important discussion on race relations in America

'Zootopia' is an important discussion on race relations in America

Diego Crespo, Opinion Editor

April 15, 2016

Disney's animated properties tend to be generally well received regardless of actual quality. Not to say any of their films are individually terrible or subpar, but some have been significantly better than others and a handful of them are surprisingly tame in terms of theme and maturity. Thankfully th...

‘Women and War’ brings forth heartfelt emotions

Helen and Buddy, played by Justine Gonzales and Jose Barajas, announce their wedding after the end of WWII in

Noah Cervantes, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015

Rio Hondo featured a new one act play entitled "Women and War" on Nov. 11 and 12 at the Campus Inn Theater in part of the Veteran's Week celebrations held on campus. Written by Jack Hilton Cunningham and directed by Gabriel Carrasco, "Women and War's" main focus of the play was to portray the di...

Rio Hondo celebrates Veterans Day with food and drinks

Noah Cervantes, Staff Writer

November 12, 2015

Rio Hondo continued its six-year-long tradition of hosting a Veterans Day Celebration on Nov. 11 in the Lower Quad. The Veterans Club which has been at Rio since 2007 gave out 250 free hot dogs, chips and drinks to students who were interested. The event also included a large “Wall of Heroes”...

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