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Montebello’s Daily Brew Coffee Bar Closes

Montebello’s Daily Brew Coffee Bar Closes

Noah Garcia, Contributor

September 17, 2018


Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Montebello’s The Daily Brew Coffee Bar is closing this month, ending its five year run as an important cultural hub for the community.

Whittier Narrows Recreation Area Brings End of Summer Family Fun Foster Youth Event on Sept. 8

Whittier Narrows Recreation Area Brings End of Summer Family Fun Foster Youth Event on Sept. 8

Erika Suarez, Online Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Foster youth in Los Angeles County, invites families and caregivers to attend a fun and entertaining event from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at Whittier Narrows Recreation Area. Providing resource information about education, employment, and other needed resources. The 3D (Dedication, Determination,...

Men’s soccer: In second shutout of season, men’s soccer earn first win

Men’s soccer: In second shutout of season, men’s soccer earn first win

Ignacio Cervantes, Sports Editor

August 28, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Rio Hondo men’s soccer team earned a 2-0 victory over Irvine Valley College on Tuesday at Rio Hondo - keeping its shutout streak going after its first game Monday. Following a 0-0 tie against Clovis College Monday, Tuesday’s encounter against the Irvine Valley Lasers was a much feistier affair....

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

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

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

July 9, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

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 an...

First Group of Tesla START Program Students Graduate From Rio Hondo

First Group of Tesla START Program Students Graduate From Rio Hondo

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Rio Hondo’s Tesla START program now has its first batch of graduates. Ten students received recognition for completing the 12-week course this spring at a ceremony held in Rio’s automotive shop Wednesday, May 23. The ten graduates have been hired at various Tesla locations in California and one in Arizon...

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

Signing Event Held for Graduating Rio Hondo Volleyball Members

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

May 17, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

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...

Wildfire Breaks Out at Whittier Narrows Reservoir

Wildfire Breaks Out at Whittier Narrows Reservoir

Michael Khuraibet, Digital Editor-in-Chief

April 21, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

A wildfire broke out Saturday afternoon in the Whittier Narrows Reservoir in Montebello. Traffic piled up on Rosemead Boulevard as dozens of spectators lined up along the guard rail to take pictures. The smoke billowed along the horizon, visible for miles in any direction. Jocelyn Saldivar, a student...

Rio Baseball Goes 1-2 in Series vs Chaffey

Rio Baseball Goes 1-2 in Series vs Chaffey

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

April 15, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

Rio Hondo’s baseball squad went 1-2 in their three-game series against the Chaffey Panthers last week. The Roadrunners now head into their last two series of the year against Mt. SAC and Pasadena City. It was a tough start to the week for the Roadrunners. They lost to the Panthers Tuesday, April...

Elected Leaders Of Whittier’s Future

Elected Leaders Of Whittier’s Future

Noah Garcia, News Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

The city of Whittier has re-elected Joe Vinatieri as Mayor with district two and four’s representatives going into the semi-final ballot count , April 4 2018. The polls were open from Six a.m. to 8 p.m., with the votes being tallied and recorded until later that night around 11.

Former Whittier Correctional Facility to Become Housing Development

Former Whittier Correctional Facility to Become Housing Development

Michael Khuraibet, Digital Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2018


Filed under News

Last Wednesday, Whittier City Council Members joined employees of Brookfield Residential to break ground on a new housing development. Known as "The Groves in Whittier," the complex will take the place of the defunct Fred C. Nelles Youth Correctional Facility. The facility, which closed in 2004, has...

Interview with Dr. Irella Perez: 2018 Whittier Elections

Noah Garcia, News Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

Her Website here : https://www.drirellaperez.com The Whittier 2018 Elections are taking place Tuesday April 10. El Paisano News Media operates out of Rio Hondo College and is no way sponsored by any of the candidates featured....

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