Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Since the beginning of September, the number of new COVID 19 cases have been decreasing in California.

California has Lowest COVID 19 Case Rate

John Rodriguez, News/Photo Editor September 30, 2021

It has been almost two years since the start of COVID 19, and yet it won’t be gone anytime soon. However for California, one of the country’s most populated states officially has the lowest COVID 19 cases in the US. The CDC has provided information about the latest data on the state’s COVID 19...

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The Falcon 9 rocket launching into Earths orbit.

SpaceX’s first all-civilian flight into Earth’s orbit

Cassidy Anderson, Digital Photo Editor September 19, 2021

Space X successfully launched and landed their first all-civilian flight into Earth’s orbit this week. This flight will go down in history as it was the farthest any citizen has traveled away from Earth, 363 miles into Earth’s orbit.  Space X’s Inspiration4 mission involved four individuals,...

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While multiple states are considering their steps towards transgenders, the transgender community has been around for many years. In 1952, Christine Jorgensen is the first publicized person to undergo sex reassignment surgery, being the first transgender woman.

Alabama Bans Transgender Girls from Competing in Female Sports, Florida following Their Footsteps

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief May 2, 2021

While the many controversies arise within the past year, LGBTQ+ community are pulled into another dispute. On April 23, Alabama becomes one of the first states to ban transgender girls from participating in women sports. Alabama's Reason Reasoning that Alabama is one of the conservative states, Republican...

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United States Womens National Soccer Team has won the SheBelieves Cup in 2020, 2018, and in 2016. They also have won the Womens World Cup four times in 1991, 1999, 2015, and 2019.

USWNT Wins SheBelieves Cup Against Argentina

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief February 25, 2021

Winning their first two games against Canada and Brazil, United States took on Argentina on February 24, for their final game in the tournament. Champions in 2020, USWNT push through to defend their title. Switching the lineup, Kristen Mewis (22), sister of USWNT and Manchester City player Sam Mewis...

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UFC Fight Night: Florida Brings Middlewight Duel

David Ibarra, Reporter April 26, 2019

Jacare Souza and Jack Hermansson will meet in the main event this Saturday live from Sunrise, Florida. Two middleweights known for their durability and their ability to finish fights will try to prove they belong in title contention conversations in a local Tampa night clubs. The event, live from the...

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Makes gesture of holding a rifle during speech.

Trump Bans Bump Stocks & Other Modifiers

After High School Shooting in Parkland, FA Trump Goes Forward With Ban of Gun Modifiers.
Cesar Gonzalez, Opinion / Lifestyles Editor February 26, 2018

          February 20, 2018 President Donald Trump replied to several calls that were made for more greater and stricter gun control laws. The president had also signed a memorandum which urged Attorney General Jeff Sessions to direct a ban against “bump stocks” along with other devices...

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Parents wait for news after reports of a shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.

Just in: Florida Teen Opens Fire on School Grounds

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 14, 2018

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...

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Photo courtesy of ABC News

Woman Arrested for Killer Clown Cold Case

Danielle Anzures, Reporter October 4, 2017

Police in Florida arrested a woman accused of dressing like a clown and fatally shooting her would-be future husband’s wife twenty-seven years ago. Sheila Keen Warren, 54-years-old, was arrested September 26 in Washington County, Virginia, without incident and was charged with first-degree murder,...

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Disney College Program accepting applications for Fall 2016

Disney College Program accepting applications for Fall 2016

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor February 11, 2016

The Disney College Program is now accepting applications for Fall 2016. Rio Hondo students who are interested in applying for the internship program must attend the information session on Feb. 17 in SS305 at 1:30 p.m. The world-famous Disney internship allows students to experience the internship...

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