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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Sara Harding (left), seated by Natalie Magallon and Bree Newton (right). Harding was a part of the indoor and beach volleyball teams while being a copy editor for El Paisano during her last two semesters at Rio Hondo.

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor May 17, 2018

A signing event took place Thursday, May 17 in the Rio Hondo pool area for Lady Roadrunner volleyball members who will be moving on from the college. Michell Chavez, Sara Harding, Michelle Hawkins, Madison Mader,  Natalie Magallon, Victoria Martinez and Bree Newton were the Ladies recognized for their...

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Shooting spree throughout Whittier, Pico Rivera and La Mirada

Corbin Boone and Diana Juarez May 2, 2017

One person died and three were wounded when an unidentified gunman went on a shooting spree through the cities of Whittier, Pico Rivera, and La Mirada on Saturday, April 29. The dead victim was only specified to be an older male and three wounded people were taken to nearby hospitals. "The crime...

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The street view of Clearmans Steak n Stein Inn, Pico Rivera.

Go old-school for dinner at Clearman’s Steak ‘n Stein

Armand Santos, Senior Staff Writer May 23, 2016

A stone's-throw from Uptown Whittier, Clearman's Steak 'n Stein Inn on Whittier Boulevard in Pico Rivera has been satisfying carnivorous cravings long before Uptown became a hipster foodie destination. A word of warning; those with strict ethical vegan mothers should stop reading now. Those seriously...

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El Rancho Board of Education decide on name for opposed magnet school

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer March 25, 2016

The concerns of Pico Rivera’s community still persist after the El Rancho School Board's last regular meeting on March 15, when the board confirmed Ellen Ochoa Prep Academy as the name of the magnet school. The board also heard a presentation on El Rancho's progress in acquiring the acclaimed...

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$1.3 million RHC Pico Rivera Educational Center coming this Fall

$1.3 million RHC Pico Rivera Educational Center coming this Fall

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor March 8, 2016

Rio Hondo recently partnered up with the El Rancho Unified School District to bring a $1.3 million satellite campus to the city of Pico Rivera in time for the fall semester. The Pico Rivera Educational Center will be located at the former site of the El Rancho Unified School District Adult School,...

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(L-R) Board of Education members Gabriel Orosco, Jose Lara, Dr. Aurora R. Villon, Dr. Teresa L. Merino and Rachel Canchola at a meeting on March 1.

Placement of new magnet school creating division in Pico Rivera

Zackary Mejia, Staff Writer March 4, 2016

During a regular Board of Education meeting this Tuesday at Pico Rivera’s City Hall, parents, teachers, students and community members voiced their concerns about the magnet school that the Board plans on opening at the closed elementary school, Selby Grove. Despite the Board having voted on Resolution...

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Get to know your Pico Rivera candidates before voting Nov. 3

Get to know your Pico Rivera candidates before voting Nov. 3

Zackary Mejia, JCPR News November 1, 2015

Interview with El Rancho Unified School District board candidate, Victor Gonzalez Interview with El Rancho Unified School District board candidate, Gabriel Orozco Interview with El Rancho Unified School District board candidate, Arlene Perez Interview with El Rancho Unified...

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