Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Jacks is one of Whittiers oldest landmark restaurants left.

Jack’s Whittier Resturant

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter May 11, 2022

Many places here in the City are known for many things but nothing beats breakfast here at Jack’s in Whittier. This little restaurant might be on everyone's list here in Whittier to come and eat. The place stands out with a big sign and also the architecture of the places gives out throwback vibes....

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 Bank of California Stadium in Los Angeles after a 3 to 1 win over Kansas City.

Easter Sunday Football

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter April 18, 2022

This Easter Sunday, many fans got to witness an incredible packed match of MLS Soccer. Fans witnessed a LAFC team who came in hot this Sunday versus Kansas City. Overall, any fan there would share their experience as top tier. The local team of Los Angeles came into the match as favorites leading the...

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A heart warming plate filled with mixed flavors.

Tierra Mexico Review

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter April 15, 2022

This food review consists of Mexican breakfast with a mix of American. Tierra Mexico is located in the center of Long Beach. It's a pop up restaurant which is soon to expand in size. For the meantime the business is currently fine with doing pop ups and letting individuals try samples to expand their...

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A side of eggs to top off with some delicious hotcakes.

House Kitchen Playa

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter April 7, 2022

Lately there have been seeing many vendors come out of their way in starting new businesses which is great for consumers. Nowadays you can drive around cities and find many trucks or people selling.  Nevertheless it is great for the consumers to be able to try and taste new foods. For this visit...

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Lady Roadrunners secure a well fought victory.

Rio Hondo Versus Antelope Valley

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter March 11, 2022

Rio Versus Antelope Valley The Roadrunners last result was a very tight game coming to a final result of five-to-four. Overall, with some missing players, Rio almost pulled it off but came short against Antelope Valley. In a brief response from Antelope, they commented that Rio was no exception so both...

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Women’s Volleyball At San Diego City

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter March 10, 2022

The lady Roadrunner Volleyball team is returning with the game in hand just in another scene. This time we see these ladies going out and playing in the sand which for some Roadrunners is a new segment for a title for Rio. Rio Hondo is returning to the season with a sense of redemption in seeking...

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On-the-Spot Contest winners (left to right) Fernando Ramos, Ryan Leon, Brayan Altamirano and Raymond Luna share a victory after receiving their awards at JACC in Long Beach, Calif. Saturday. The four student journalists worked hard all weekend to bring more awards back to the El Paisano Newsroom.

El Paisano Sweeps JACC 2022

Ryan Leon, Online Editor-in-Chief March 8, 2022

Despite stiff competition, there are more awards heading back to the newsroom at Rio Hondo College. El Paisano Media won nine out of 11 contests at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges conference in Long Beach, Calif.! This year, ACP teamed up with JACC to bring student journalists from northern...

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Californians hope that prices will not continue to rise since the impact on these families pockets would be catastrophic.

Gas Prices in California Continue to Rise

Beatriz Martinez, Reporter March 7, 2022

California ranks first nationally for having the highest gas price reaching a record $4.82 per gallon on Feb 24. The Golden State is known for having consistently higher gas prices than other states in the country. But the prices hit in recent weeks have Californians hurting their pocketbooks every...

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A model of an early Russian T72 tank, one of the many vehicles operating in both Ukrainian and Russian armies. Many have been abandoned due to mechanical breakdown or lack of fuel.

Ukraine Holds Strong Against Russian Onslaught

Lorenzo Arce, Copy Editor March 1, 2022

The Conflict Escalates The Ukrainian people have held off the Russian Army with the support of much of the free world; However, Putin has put his nuclear missiles on high alert in response to worldwide uproar over his actions. A 40 mile long convoy of Russian Vehicles and artillery travels to join the...

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Compton At Rio Hondo

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter February 25, 2022

Last Game Recap Male Roadrunners visited Long Beach in a game which was heavily in their favor. The first half was controlled by the roadrunners but as the match concluded the game ended with LB in favor by a score of 89 to 79. Leaving on a good note, the roadrunner left that match with three of its...

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Russia Invades Ukraine; US Responds with Sanctions as the World Watches

Lorenzo Arce, Copy Editor February 25, 2022

On Feb 24, President Vladimir Putin announced Russian troops are undertaking what he calls “special military action” across Ukraine. This is the largest invasion of any European country since WW2. What’s Going on and Why?  Cities like Kharkiv, Odessa, and Sumy have come under heavy artillery...

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Kyle Rittenhouse Acquitted of All Charges

Lorenzo Arce, Copy Editor November 28, 2021

On November 19, 2021, Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted of all charges for killing two and injuring another in August 2020. His acquittal has created controversy and mixed feelings in an already tense nation .  In the wake of the Jacob Blake shooting, unrest engulfed Kenosha, Wisconsin after footage...

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