Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Cadets from the Rio Hondo Fire Academy graduated at the Santa Fe Springs facilities on Thursday May 27.

Class 96 Rio Hondo College Fire Academy 2021 Graduates

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief May 29, 2021

On May 27, 2021, Rio Hondo’s College Regional Fire Academy held a ceremony for the graduating Class 96. Starting with 60 Cadets, 48 of them, two being women will move on as firefighters in the field as graduates. The Dean of Public Safety Division Mark Yokoyama congratulates Class 96 Fire Academy,...

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Gavin Newsom issues new travel advisory for the state of California.

California Issues Travel Advisory in Light of Recent COVID-19 Spikes

Ethan Huang, Reporter November 15, 2020

The Advisory On Nov. 13, 2020, California Governor Gavin Newsom issued a travel advisory by live your aloha in light of recent coronavirus spikes. This past week, the state of California reached a total of 1 million cases, and chances are that it will continue to climb. Governor Newsom describes that...

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California's 2020 Proposition results are trickling in as ballots are counted across the country.

California Proposition Results

Lorenzo Arce, Digital Editor-in-Chief November 6, 2020

Proposition 14- Stem Cell Research bond initiative Provides funding for stem cell and neurological research. Pros Provides $5.5 billion towards the expansion of stem cell research. Adds $1.5 billion to research and therapy of nervous system related conditions. Cons Will cost $260 million...

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The TikTok deal was approved by President Donald Trump

President Trump Lifts Ban on TikTok Temporarily

Alyson Gonzalez, Print Editor in Chief September 22, 2020

The Trump administration announced their plans to ban TikTok, a popular social network app, from downloading on Sunday, September 20. Users who have the app downloaded on their phone will still be able to use it, but there won’t be any updates. Any other individuals that want to download the app will...

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The events put on by the LA County Sheriff's Department and Operation Healthy Hearts give most of the homeless who attend their only chance to shower for the week.

LA County Sheriffs and Operation Healthy Hearts Provide Showers and More for Homeless

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor July 9, 2018

Homelessness has been a longstanding issue in Los Angeles. The homeless rate jumped 75% in the last six years, according to a LA Times report. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Homeless Outreach Services Team (HOST) has plans to help those unfortunate this summer and beyond. HOST...

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