Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Gunman Opens Fire on Five People, Kills Two

John Rodriguez May 3, 2021

Early Tuesday morning, a series of drive by shootings at different locations in Los Angeles left two dead. The suspect gunman had led the police to a three-hour pursuit and a deadly freeway standoff in Orange County. Authorities stated that the gunman died in the shootout on the Orange County freeway.  The...

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Guitarist Josh Brazil on stage at the Continental Room on Sept. 17.

King’s Prophet: Harmonious Complexity That’s Simply Meant to Be

Megan De Lara, Arts and Entertainment Editor October 9, 2019

Rock and roll can be simple in many cases – mix the drums, bass and guitar together, then throw in some vocals and you’re set. The formula is simple, effective, and doesn’t need much more added to the recipe. But even complex can be extraordinary, especially if the puzzle pieces fall effortlessly...

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Members of the Rio Hondo staff, Black Student Union members and guest speakers pose after the Black Excellence event speeches.

Rio Celebrates Black Excellence

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 28, 2018

Rio Hondo’s Black Student Union held a Black Excellence event at the school’s lower quad, Wednesday, Feb. 28. There were painting booths, spoken-word artists and guest speakers present to celebrate Black history. “Just to show culture for Black History Month, today’s the last day of Black...

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The Lady Roadrunners put together a solid team performance in their first home game of the season.

RHC Lady Roadrunners Take First Home Volleyball Game in Straight Sets

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor September 1, 2017

After playing their first six games on the road, the Rio Hondo Lady’s volleyball team finally found themselves in a familiar setting on the first day of September. The Lady Roadrunners hosted the Fullerton Hornets in the gym at Rio Hondo, and only needed the first three sets to earn the victory. Rio...

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Sophomore in field player Julianna Fierro preparing to run towards second base vs. SBVC on Feb. 24.

Softball team redeems Fullerton loss by winning Victor Valley 12-2

Michael Mendoza , Staff Writer March 15, 2016

The Lady Roadrunners overall record fell to 6-16 on March 8 after losing a non-conference game at Fullerton College by a score of 6-4. Coming off a superb 20-5 home showing against L.A. Harbor four days prior, Rio Hondo looked to pick up consecutive non-conference wins for the first time all season. Fullerton...

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