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ICE Protest Breaks Out at El Monte Northgate Market

ICE Protest Breaks Out at El Monte Northgate  Market

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

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...

A Comedic Call for Equality and Truth

A Comedic Call for Equality and Truth

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2018


Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Chris Rock is back with his first stand-up special in 10 years with the Netflix Original: Tamborine. The Netflix comedy, released Feb. 14 focuses on truth and equality as Rock tackles everything from raising children to American politics. Americans have to be more honest to their children, at least...

Basketball: Rio Ladies Push Through Sophomore Night

Basketball: Rio Ladies Push Through Sophomore Night

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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...

Just in: Florida Teen Opens Fire on School Grounds

Just in: Florida Teen Opens Fire on School Grounds

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Nineteen-year-old Nicolas de Jesus Cruz was arrested for a shooting at Majory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. early Wednesday, Feb. 14. As of now, responding sheriffs are saying there are "at least 14 victims" with an unknown number of fatalities. For complete coverage of the ongoing...

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

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

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 9, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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...

Basketball: Lady Roadrunners Lose Coaches vs Cancer Game

Basketball: Lady Roadrunners Lose Coaches vs Cancer Game

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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...

Eagles Defeat Patriots for Franchise’s First Super Bowl Victory

Eagles Defeat Patriots for Franchise’s First Super Bowl Victory

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Philadelphia Eagles have won their first Super Bowl in franchise history after defeating the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. Eagles’ quarterback Nick Foles was given the MVP award after throwing for 373 yards, 3 touchdowns and an interception in the Super Bowl victory. Foles connected...

Super Bowl LII Preview: What to Look For

Super Bowl LII Preview: What to Look For

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

February 4, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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. Th...

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