Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rose Hills Mortuary in Whittier Calif. After a threatening encounter, the cemetery, along with Rio Hondo College, were forced to go into lockdown.

Armed man causes lockdown at Rose Hills Memorial Park

Eva Rivera, News Editor April 27, 2022

An armed man was arrested at Rose Hills Memorial Park after allegedly threatening a woman on Wednesday. He was on the grounds in his motor home and refused to leave. The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department informed Rio Hondo College of the armed man around 1 p.m. Parts of the College and...

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Welcoming sign as people walk in the cemetery. (Maria Martinez/El Paisano)

‘Dia de los Muertos Cultural Festival’ at Rose Hills Memorial Park

Maria Martinez, Staff Writer November 3, 2015

The sixth annual Dia de los Muertos Cultural festival was held at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier on Nov. 1 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friends and family were welcome to enjoy colorful displays of dancing, art, altars, and an array of foods and sweets with LA’s finest eateries; as well a marketplace...

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