Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Who Killed the Notorious B.I.G?

Kathryn S. Nunez, Reporter March 15, 2022

It’s been twenty five years since the death of Christopher Wallace or as most people know him, the Notorious B.I.G or Biggie Smalls. It’s been announced that the Los Angeles Police Department had closed the case long ago. A Brief Introduction of the Notorious B.I.G. On March 9, 1999 Christopher...

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Terrence Clark, 19, was one of the best basketball recruits the Boston area saw in this past decade. He was described to be a prolific scorer and also a very athletic shooting guard.

NBA Draft Prospect Terrence Clarke, 19, Dies in Car Crash in Los Angeles Area

Enrique Medina, Broadcast Director April 26, 2021

Terrence Clarke, a beloved Freshman guard from the Kentucky Wildcats this past season, died in a car crash Thursday in the Los Angeles Area. Clarke was only 19 years old.  Clarke was a star freshman at Kentucky this past year. He averaged 9.6 points, 2.6 rebounds, 2.0 assists and shot 42.1% from...

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The Crackdown at Echo Park

Hundreds of homeless people evicted out of Echo Park.
Viviana Reyes April 6, 2021

Echo Park Lake is a famous Los Angeles landmark with it’s swan boats and beautiful view of the LA skyline. The man-made lake was a reservoir but later turned into a park in 1892. The spot is a popular tourist attraction in movies, tv shows, that  locals love to relax at. The homeless problem became...

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LAPD Hiring Over 300+ Police Officers, workshop to be held on campus

LAPD Hiring Over 300+ Police Officers, workshop to be held on campus

Diego Crespo, Staff Writer October 23, 2015

The Los Angeles Police Department will be hosting an open hiring workshop at Rio Hondo on Oct. 30, directly on campus. The workshop will be held in room S121, with the entrance exam in the same location at 6:30 p.m. Any questions will be addressed before the LAPD selection process during the workshop. Candidates...

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Police brutality: Citizens beware

Police brutality: Citizens beware

Rick Loza, Staff Writer September 20, 2015

A recent video surfaced online on Sept. 1, showing what appears to be a police officer assaulting a k-9 in front of nearby residents. The video, which can be viewed on thedodo.com, an animal friendly website, left visitors furious on the assault that took place and left many wondering why other...

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