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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

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.

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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....

Interview with Henry Bouchot : 2018 Whittier Elections

Noah Garcia, News Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

His Website here : https://www.henrybouchot.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.

Interview with Vincent McLeod IV: 2018 Whittier Elections

Noah Garcia, News Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

His Website here : https://www.vm4whittier.com/Meet-Vince.php 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.

Baseball: Rio Falls to Long Beach City College

Baseball: Rio Falls to Long Beach City College

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 18, 2018


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Roadrunners battled the Long Beach City College Vikings at The Jungle Saturday, March 15. Rio jumped ahead early on but were unable to hold the lead, falling to LBCC, 5-4. Rio got on the board in the very first inning, thanks to right-fielder John Sabajan and first-baseman Luis Aguilar. With a c...

Whittier’s Seventh Annual Classic Car Show

Whittier’s Seventh Annual Classic Car Show

Noah Garcia, News Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under News

Whittier’s Seventh Annual Classic Car Show amassed thousands of people, all representing the strong passionate community the city prides itself on, February 25, 2018. The car show has been seven years running, this year being hosted by the Whittier Area Community Church, whose grounds were li...

Mind-Reading Tech Coming Soon?

Mind-Reading Tech Coming Soon?

Ramon Alvarado, Editor-in-Chief

March 6, 2018


Filed under Science & Tech, Top Stories

Self-driving cars, phones with facial-recognition, now mind-reading tech? Using some new artificial intelligence technology, a team at the University of Toronto-Scarborough (UT) were able to recreate images shown to people with surprising accuracy. They used electroencephalogram (EEG) sensors and a special...

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