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Rio Hondo Hosts Healing Circle Following DACA Announcement

Students filled the Student Union at Rio Hondo to discuss the DACA elimination announcement.

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

September 5, 2017

With the Trump Administration announcing the elimination of the DACA program, many undocumented students are left wondering what’s in store for them now. Keeping this in mind, Rio Hondo held a Healing Circle inside the school’s Student Union on Tuesday afternoon. The event, which was open to students...

U.S. Congresswoman Linda T. Sanchez Attends the Brown Bag Lunch Discussion at Rio Hondo College

 Congresswoman Linda Sanchez had lunch with Rio Hondo students, but she was really there to discuss issues the students are facing.

Olivia Venegas, Staff Writer

August 30, 2017

Congresswoman Linda T. Sanchez joined Rio Hondo students for lunch today to discuss legislative updates and to address concerns from the students. These concerns included the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), affordable college, the Affordable Care Act. Once open for discussion the topic...

Local High School Artists Receive Congressional Recognition

Congresswoman Linda Sanchez and Professor Roberto Chavez present artist Elizabeth Islas with an award of Congressional Recognition.

Noah Garcia, Co- Editor- in- Chief, Print

April 18, 2017

The 15th Annual 38th Congressional District High School Art Competition took place at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts April 13. This competition required High School students in the district to submit their work so that panels of local district artists could select the winning entries. ...

Constituents of the 38th District Meet with Congresswoman Linda Sanchez

U.S. Congresswoman Linda Sanchez discusses current issues facing the 38th district and our nation Tuesday, April 11, in the Excelsior Town Hall.

Zachary Mejia, News Editor

April 18, 2017

Supporters and opponents of President Donald Trump were holding competing rallies April 15 at a Berkeley, California park when a fight broke out which resulted in at least 20 arrests as cops attempted to keep the groups apart according to Reuters. As fist fights between people broke out there were can...

Students win big at local high school art competition

First place winner Esther Choi accepting her award from Congresswoman Linda Sanchez.

Krystyn Bristol

May 3, 2013

By Krystyn Bristol The 11th annual 38th Congressional District High School Art Competition was recently in full swing as students from local high schools submitted their best work in hopes to win first place and a spot on the U.S Capitols’ wall. Congresswoman Linda Sánchez (CA-38) hosted...

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