Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Round Up (Week of May 5th, 2021)

May 5, 2021

In this week's Rio Round-Up Viviana Reyes updates us on events happening from 5/5-5/7. Additionally, this week's events range from a Transfer Center student panel, virtual job fair, and reminder for SAP appeals.

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Rio Round Up (Week of April 28th, 2021)

Viviana Reyes, Host of Rio Round Up April 28, 2021

In this week's Rio Round-Up Viviana Reyes updates us on events happening from 4/28 - 5/4. Additionally, stay tuned for info on workshops, conferences, and upcoming meetings!

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Cancer treatments shots may soon be available to cancer patients to avoid the long journey of chemotherapy.

COVID-19 Scientists Tackle to Create Cancer Shots Next

Gabi Ortiz, Lifestyles/A&E Co-Editor March 25, 2021

Immunizations are medicines that help the body battle sickness. They can prepare the invulnerable framework to discover and eliminate unsafe germs and cells. There are numerous immunizations that you get for the duration of your life to prevent catching regular sicknesses. A New Solution  The scientists...

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Every family has secrets. Some people hide things for a long time, but the truth always comes out. A father imprisoned his own daughter for nearly 24 years.

Monster in the Family

Alyson Gonzalez, Print Editor in Chief March 24, 2021

Lifetime has released another “Ripped From the Headlines'' film. The “Ripped From the Headlines'' films are projects based on actual events. The Lifetime film, Girl in the Basement, is about a young girl, looking forward to her 18th birthday, is imprisoned by her own father. It premiered on February...

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Rio Round Up (Week of March 18th, 2021)

Viviana Reyes, Host of Rio Round Up March 18, 2021

Viviana Reyes updates us with events going on at Rio Hondo College from 3/18-3/24. The events range from UC Workshops to the school held Rio Talks, the Women's History Month Poetry Slam, and more.

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Coaches and players get back to work after Newsom cleared indoor and outdoor sports.

High School Sports Are Back!

Luke Perez, Reporter March 8, 2021

March 4, 2021, Governor Gavin Newsom and his administration settled a lawsuit from high school athletes which cleared outdoor and indoor sports to return. Even with new guidelines and rules, schools, players, and parents are eager to get started. The new rules for student athletes include weekly testing...

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Vendors around the East Los Angeles area are relatively safe compared to neighborhoods such as Compton or San Pedro.

Rise in Latino Street Vendor Attacks

Lorenzo Arce, Digital Editor-in-Chief March 5, 2021

For about two years, videos of Latino street vendors being robbed and beat in California and other predominantly Hispanic states have circulated the internet. The attacks have brought out feelings of resentment from affected communities. Consequently, "Paleteros" (a general term for Hispanic vendors)...

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The full list of players that made the all star team rosters

NBA All Stars Selected and Set for Action

Justin Gomez, Reporter February 26, 2021

With the All Star game just around the corner, the NBA finally released the all star game starters and reserves. The all star game and all the events will take place on March 7th starting at 6:30 p.m. ET. The first event that will take place is the Taco Bell Skills Challenge. Second is the Mountain Dew...

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In 2019, Megan Rapinoe has won the Golden Boot Award, The Golden Ball Award(s), FIFA Best Women's Player, and scored her 50th international career goal. She is also part of fighting for equal rights and equal pay for women.

Rapinoe Welcome Teammate’s New Baby

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief February 25, 2021

During the SheBelieves Cup, Megan Rapinoe celebrated her goal against Brazil by rocking her hands back and forth. This celebration was directed to her teammates Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger. The couple announced at the beginning of the tournament of their newest addition, Sloane Phillips. Because of...

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The Roadrunners outscored Compton 13-5 in their three games series.

Roadrunners Get Huge Sweep vs Compton Highlighted by Comeback Victory

Enrique Medina , Broadcast Director March 11, 2020

The Roadrunners came into the week determined, having been swept by a very strong Long Beach City College team last week, giving the Roadrunners a 2-4 SCC record. The matchup this week had the Roadrunners set to square off in a three-game series against Compton College (0-4 record).  Improvement In...

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Rio Hondo starter Steven Alvarez pitched 3.2 innings in his outing against Long Beach City College, keeping the game level.

Roadrunners Lose Tough Fought Opener vs LBCC

Enrique Medina , Broadcast Director March 5, 2020

The Roadrunners came up short by a score of 5-2 in a match-up against an undefeated Long Beach City College Baseball club on Tuesday afternoon, Feb.26. The match was the first of a three-game series against Long Beach City College and their second series of the SCC season.  The pitching match-up...

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Women’s Softball: Roadrunners Softball team collapse against Chaffey

Jesus Marquez, Reporter February 21, 2019

Yet Another Bad Game For Rio Hondo Tuesday, Feb. 19, Rio Hondo women’s softball team collapsed against Chaffey College and lost 8-1 at the Rio softball field. The Roadrunners had a terrible start in the first inning, while the Panthers were excellent. The ladies from Rio Hondo had problems catching...

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