Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Red chilaquiles with a hint of cheese and can not forget your eggs.

Consuelo Food Review

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter May 21, 2022

This small owned business which is soon to pop off in the summer of 2022. With exciting news coming up in the next few months it was an honor to be able to consume a plate. Overall, this place is still working up for plates for their exceptional menu. The menu will consist of Mexican based, but also...

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A heart warming plate filled with mixed flavors.

Tierra Mexico Review

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter April 15, 2022

This food review consists of Mexican breakfast with a mix of American. Tierra Mexico is located in the center of Long Beach. It's a pop up restaurant which is soon to expand in size. For the meantime the business is currently fine with doing pop ups and letting individuals try samples to expand their...

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Whittier Blvd. street sign in East Los Angeles, Calif.. The community of East Los Angeles is the setting of 1980s Mexican-American movies like Born in East L.A. and Stand and Deliver.

Mexican-American and Chicano Movies of the 1980s: From Zoot Suit to Stand and Deliver

Jeffrey Barragan, Opinion Editor March 17, 2022

Four of the most important and influential Mexican-American and Latinx movies came out in the 1980s. The movies “Zoot Suit,” “La Bamba,” “Stand and Deliver,” and “Born in East L.A.” captured life in the San Fernando Valley and the rest of Greater Los Angeles, Calif. The 1980s especially...

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Lady Roadrunners secure a well fought victory.

Rio Hondo Versus Antelope Valley

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter March 11, 2022

Rio Versus Antelope Valley The Roadrunners last result was a very tight game coming to a final result of five-to-four. Overall, with some missing players, Rio almost pulled it off but came short against Antelope Valley. In a brief response from Antelope, they commented that Rio was no exception so both...

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Women’s Volleyball At San Diego City

Carlos Jimenez, Reporter March 10, 2022

The lady Roadrunner Volleyball team is returning with the game in hand just in another scene. This time we see these ladies going out and playing in the sand which for some Roadrunners is a new segment for a title for Rio. Rio Hondo is returning to the season with a sense of redemption in seeking...

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On-the-Spot Contest winners (left to right) Fernando Ramos, Ryan Leon, Brayan Altamirano and Raymond Luna share a victory after receiving their awards at JACC in Long Beach, Calif. Saturday. The four student journalists worked hard all weekend to bring more awards back to the El Paisano Newsroom.

El Paisano Sweeps JACC 2022

Ryan Leon, Online Editor-in-Chief March 8, 2022

Despite stiff competition, there are more awards heading back to the newsroom at Rio Hondo College. El Paisano Media won nine out of 11 contests at the Journalism Association of Community Colleges conference in Long Beach, Calif.! This year, ACP teamed up with JACC to bring student journalists from northern...

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A model of an early Russian T72 tank, one of the many vehicles operating in both Ukrainian and Russian armies. Many have been abandoned due to mechanical breakdown or lack of fuel.

Ukraine Holds Strong Against Russian Onslaught

Lorenzo Arce, Copy Editor March 1, 2022

The Conflict Escalates The Ukrainian people have held off the Russian Army with the support of much of the free world; However, Putin has put his nuclear missiles on high alert in response to worldwide uproar over his actions. A 40 mile long convoy of Russian Vehicles and artillery travels to join the...

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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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Russia Invades Ukraine; US Responds with Sanctions as the World Watches

Lorenzo Arce, Copy Editor February 25, 2022

On Feb 24, President Vladimir Putin announced Russian troops are undertaking what he calls “special military action” across Ukraine. This is the largest invasion of any European country since WW2. What’s Going on and Why?  Cities like Kharkiv, Odessa, and Sumy have come under heavy artillery...

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Weekly Horoscopes: December 6-12

Weekly Horoscopes: December 6-12

Valeria Yanez December 6, 2021

Sagittarius This week, think about what is important to you. You have many priorities. But one priority must stand above all. Decide what your main priority is. Once you do, focus on it and complete that priority. Completing this will give you a sense of relief.  Capricorn This week you will come...

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Weekly Horoscopes: November 29 - December 5

Weekly Horoscopes: November 29 – December 5

Valeria Yanez November 29, 2021

Sagittarius This week there is a lot on your schedule. But in reality, there are two things you should prioritize above all this week. Prioritize your well-being in order to have peace of mind. Find balance between your busy life and your overall health. Take a day out of the week just to pamper yourself. Capricorn This...

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Kyle Rittenhouse Acquitted of All Charges

Lorenzo Arce, Copy Editor November 28, 2021

On November 19, 2021, Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted of all charges for killing two and injuring another in August 2020. His acquittal has created controversy and mixed feelings in an already tense nation .  In the wake of the Jacob Blake shooting, unrest engulfed Kenosha, Wisconsin after footage...

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