Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Compton At Rio Hondo

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter February 25, 2022

Last Game Recap Male Roadrunners visited Long Beach in a game which was heavily in their favor. The first half was controlled by the roadrunners but as the match concluded the game ended with LB in favor by a score of 89 to 79. Leaving on a good note, the roadrunner left that match with three of its...

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The site of Rio Hondo College on the Puente Hills was at one point part of El Rancho Paso de Bartolo.

El Rancho Paso de Bartolo, Before Rio Hondo College, Whittier, and Pico Rivera

Jeffrey Barragan, Opinion Editor November 20, 2021

The Puente Hills where Rio Hondo College sits was at one point Mexican soil. Juan Crispin Perez owned much of the land that makes up present-day Whittier, West Whittier-Los Nietos, and Pico Rivera, Calif., during that brief period. Large Mexican ranchos surrounded the Puente Hills between the 1820s...

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Eating all the possible food in a short amount of time. Thanksgiving is next week these are easy pickups at any supermarket. Graphic made in canva.

Quick and easy thanksgiving food to bring to the family

Yasmine Poot , Podcast Editor November 19, 2021

It’s that time of year, and for the first time for many if you skipped out last year. Family gathering for thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is the time of a bunch of unwanted questions and secret Santa for Christmas coming up. Thanksgiving is the pregame before the big event. Also known as Christmas or any...

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Blogger and photographer Robin Schimko introduces his YouTube viewers to a new photo walk video he made in Berlin, Germany. Schimko photographs all over the city, ready to take the perfect photo at all times.

The Art of the Photo Walk

Ryan Leon, Online Editor-in-Chief November 19, 2021

Watching “Berlin Street Photography” by Robin Schimko from the_real_sir_robin on YouTube really impressed me. I’ve never been into photography, so this was my first time seeing a video like this. Now that I’ve seen it though, photography is something that I am more interested in. Photos from...

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Grand Theft Auto Release Disaster

Grand Theft Auto Release Disaster

Gilbert Lazo November 18, 2021

Grand Theft Auto Release Disaster Rockstar’s anticipated release of Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy - Definitive Edition, caused some controversy. This time, it is not for its usually controversy: it is about the bugs and overall look in the game. The game was officially announced about 2 weeks prior...

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The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures: Exhibits

November 10, 2021

Want the perfect date, or maybe you’re interested in learning more about movies and animation. This museum has it all, from academy awards like oscars, wardrobe used in movies, to the history of movies all around. This museum is one to visit when in Los Angeles. However, make sure you buy your...

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Lady Road Runners are heading to the Finals

Lady Road Runners are heading to the Finals

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter November 9, 2021

Season Wrap-up The Roadrunners finish up their extraordinary season with a record of 13-1-1. Very impressive and also not to forget the Roadrunners secured a Conference title for the second consecutive season. Also to mention their last game was very decisive for the division title. These Roadrunners...

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Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas are a few of the major holidays celebrated throughout the world. Whether someone is trick or treating, eating a delicious meal, or unwrapping presents, these holidays are sure to bring happiness to all who take part in them.

Holidays Feel Different

Ryan Leon, Online Editor-in-Chief November 4, 2021

With the passing of yet another Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas are right around the corner. Thanksgiving is great and all thanks to the food people get to eat, but Halloween and Christmas have always been my favorite holidays. Not just because of the trick or treating and presents, but because...

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Mt.Sac at Rio Hondo

Mt.Sac at Rio Hondo

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter November 2, 2021

Rio Hondo at East LA Looking at each team record we can clearly see the roadrunners are favorites. Nevertheless in soccer nowadays anyone can win. Back to the match Rio came in with over five games in conference games. Only suffering 1 loss in over seventeen games is impressive which c;ear;y states...

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Dune had a hybrid release, also premiering on HBO Max. Regardless, its box office earnings have been good.

A Review of Dune

But I haven't Seen the 1984 Movie or Read the Book
Brandon Ramirez, Opinion Co-Editor October 27, 2021

Unprepared Dune: Noun, a mound or ridge of sand or other loose sediment formed by the wind, especially on the sea coast or in a desert. An incredibly fitting title given a large part of this film takes place on a planet that would make Tatooine blush. Dune 2021, directed by Denis Villenueve, is based...

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Professor and Learning Assistance Center Coordinator, Tyler Okamoto, lectures his students on a new essay topic during class on Zoom. Zoom has helped students and instructors stay connected and complete courses during the pandemic.

Online vs. In-Person Learning

Ryan Leon, Online Editor-in-Chief October 26, 2021

In Mar 2020, both public and private school systems were flipped upside down after the Coronavirus pandemic established itself. World health officials decided that it was too dangerous to allow in-person classes to continue. So, in an effort to protect students and faculty, all forms of education were...

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Ruben Salazar Park in East Los Angeles, California was the sight of the Chicanx Moratorium in 1970. Photo by Jeffrey Barragan

The Chicana/o/x Identity and the 20th Century Movement

Jeffrey Barragan, Opinion Editor October 20, 2021

The Chicanx movement of the 1960’s created solidarity among Mexican-Americans in the Southwest. The movement pursued to change and improve education, politics, and civil rights for Mexican-Americans and Latin Americans during a critical period in United States history. Over the last decade, gender-neutral...

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