Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

2020 Summer Olympics Ban Slogan “Black Lives Matter” in Tokyo

Mimi Castellanos May 10, 2021

With less than 80 days away, summer Olympics 2020 have pushed forward with their event. Located in Tokyo, Japan, the postponed Olympics are continuing their plan within the current pandemic. With the variety of social injustices around the world, Olympics will be banning any Black Lives Matter apparel. Problematic...

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A two-part documentary on Tiger Woods called “Tiger” aired on HBO last month detailing his life.

Tiger Woods Severely Injured in Car Crash

Lorenzo Arce, Copy Editor February 24, 2021

Yesterday morning, golf prodigy Tiger Woods sustained major injuries after his suv veered off the road into brush in Ranch Palms Verdes.  Despite being alert and aware of the situation, he was unable to move.  Woods was extracted from the car after it was pried open with the jaws of life and was immediately...

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Rio Hondo sophomores Emily Mercedes, Destinee Garr and Maggie Lamas smile for friends, teammates and family before Friday nights matchup against Pasadena City.

Basketball: Rio Ladies Push Through Sophomore Night

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 16, 2018

The Lady Roadrunners fell to the Pasadena City College Lancers Friday, Feb. 16 at Rio Hondo. Pasadena City spoiled Sophomore Night at The Hondo as they defeated the Rio Ladies, 76-50. Rio fell behind quickly Friday night. They trailed PCC by 15 after the first quarter and 21 at the half. The Rio...

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The Lady Roadrunners found it difficult to inbound the ball against ELAC. The Huskies green jerseys seemed to be everywhere, disrupting the Rio offense the entire game.

Basketball: ELAC’s Full-Court Press Fuels Victory Over Rio

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 9, 2018

East Los Angeles College dominated the Lady Roadrunners in the gym at Rio Hondo Friday night. The ELAC full-court pressure helped the Huskies escape The Hondo with the 81-58, 23-point victory. The Lady Roadrunners offense looked frustrated with themselves trying to break the Huskies’ full-court...

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Rio Hondos fight kept them in the game, but Chaffeys defense was able to come up with stops when they needed them most.

Basketball: Lady Roadrunners Lose Coaches vs Cancer Game

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 8, 2018

The Lady Roadrunners were outlasted by the Chaffey Panthers Wednesday night at Rio Hondo. The Rio Ladies were able to keep the game close but couldn’t overcome a late surge by the Panthers. Chaffey came away with the 54-44 road victory, spoiling Coaches vs Cancer Night for the Lady Roadrunners. Pink...

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The defending champion New England Patriots or the underdog Philadelphia Eagles: a new NFL champion will be crowned today.

Super Bowl LII Preview: What to Look For

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 4, 2018

Super Sunday is here! U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis will play host to Super Bowl LII at 3:30 p.m. pacific time this afternoon. The defending champion New England Patriots are back in the big game for the 8th time since the Brady/Belicheck Era began in 2001 and are looking for ring number six....

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The Houston Astros scored all of their five runs in the first two innings of game seven.  The victory earned Houston their first ever World Series title.

Astros Defeat Dodgers to Win 2017 World Series

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor November 1, 2017

After a seven game series that played out like film drama, the Houston Astros came out on top of the Dodgers to win the 2017 World Series. Fans at Dodger Stadium were all riled up at the start of the seventh and final game of the Fall Classic. The Dodgers were playing for their first championship...

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