Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

A Worn pair of Center Hi P.F. Flyers.

P.F. Flyers are Coming Back With a New Focus

Christopher “Luci” Elias, Reporter October 6, 2021

The Acquisition “80 years of iconic American style. Founded in 1937, and reborn in 2021”. This is the message we are greeted with when we visit the newly updated P.F. Flyers website. For those who might not have known, early this year the website was emptied and taken down with no explanation. Later...

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Isabella Ayala #4 is freshman at Rio Hondo and her position is Utility/ Attacker.

Meet Rio Hondo Women’s Water Polo 2021 Team

Molly McCormick, Sports Co-Editor September 29, 2021

  I had the pleasure of meeting Coach Lim and the rest of the Women’s Water Polo team. They are a hard-working and determined team with one common goal. For such a young team they are very passionate about their sport.  Coach Todd Lim As I spoke with Coach Todd Lim, you could see the love...

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Embracing all missing people regardless of race is at the utmost importance. The value of life should not be defined by ones skin color.

Gabby Petito Goes Viral While Minority Men and Women Fall Astray

Marina Gutierrez, Reporter September 27, 2021

   Why does race make one person’s life more important than another? The missing person’s case of a white woman named Gabby Petito has been all over the news and social media, as of recently. People everywhere became emotionally invested in finding Petito. When the news spread that her deceased...

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Due to the pandemic, ballots were sent out months in advance.

California Says “No” to the Recall of Governor Gavin Newsom

Lorenzo Arce, Digital Editor-in-Chief September 15, 2021

Gov. Gavin Newsom remains in office after the special recall failed tonight. With 65% of the vote in his favor, Newsom succeeded in stopping one of 46 candidates from taking office. Newsom was able to rally his base around the his “Stop the Republican Recall” campaign that drew support from celebrities,...

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While multiple states are considering their steps towards transgenders, the transgender community has been around for many years. In 1952, Christine Jorgensen is the first publicized person to undergo sex reassignment surgery, being the first transgender woman.

Alabama Bans Transgender Girls from Competing in Female Sports, Florida following Their Footsteps

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief May 3, 2021

While the many controversies arise within the past year, LGBTQ+ community are pulled into another dispute. On April 23, Alabama becomes one of the first states to ban transgender girls from participating in women sports. Alabama's Reason Reasoning that Alabama is one of the conservative states, Republican...

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While Houston Dash based in Houston, Texas has been in the NWSL since 2014, Chicago Red Stars based in Bridgeview, Illinois have been in the NWSL since 2013.

NWSL Houston Dash vs. Chicago Red Stars rematch for 2021 Challenge Cup Opening

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief April 13, 2021

NWSL Challenge Cup 2021 begins with Houston Dash versus Chicago Red Stars. With a rematch from last year’s final, Chicago Red Stars go up against 2020 Challenge Cup Champions. Because of international call-ups and injuries, the rosters shift quite a bit. While the Red Stars are missing Julie Ertz,...

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Boston Pride forward Carlee Turner played in the JWHL with the Winter Hawks from 2013-2017. She first signed a one year deal with Boston Pride and one of the first timers to be an Isobel Cup Champion.

NWHL: Boston Pride First Two-Time Winning Isobel Cup Champions

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief April 5, 2021

As the NWHL continue their Isobel Cup, Boston Pride take home their second Isobel Cup win since 2016. On March 26, the NWHL finally finish their long-awaited tournament season. With semi finals and finals being televised, they were also broadcasted by an all-female crew. As Boston advanced to the final...

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Metropolitan Police outside of London subway after explosion in 2017 .

The Case Of Sarah Everard

When will women be able to feel safe in public?
Viviana Reyes, Host of Rio Round Up March 25, 2021

All over the world, the case of Sarah Everard has sparked outrage. Sarah was a 33 year old women who had disappeared on March 3rd, 2021 in South London. She was last seen leaving her friend’s house at 9pm in the neighborhood of Claphamn to walk to her apartment in Brixton. Sarah had taken this walk...

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The National Womens Hockey League was established in 2015, located in United States and Canada. Commissioner Tyler Tumminia started the league with four teams, but has grown to a total of six teams.

The First Professional Women’s Hockey League to Resume Live on Air

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief March 16, 2021

After a long pause of activities, the National Women’s Hockey league are ready to resume and complete the season. Since the abrupt halt, the NWHL did not crown the champion because of COVID-19 concerns and positive test results. On March 26-27, the league will be hosting the Isobel Cup playoffs in...

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23-year-old Keira Walsh (R) has been playing for Manchester City since 2014. Walsh also played for England’s Women’s U-17 national team and was added to their senior team in 2017. She also participated in England’s SheBelieves Cup win in 2019.

WSL: Manchester City vs. Everton

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief March 8, 2021

As Alex Morgan goes back to Orlando Pride, USWNT players Rose Lavelle, Sam Mewis and Abby Dahlkemper continue in Europe. On Sunday March 7, Manchester City went against Everton. While Lavelle and Dahlkemper are substitutions, Mewis makes a comeback from an ankle injury. With Manchester City winning their...

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Montana De La Rosa (L) has a MMA record of 11-6, while Mayra Bueno Silva (R) has an MMA record of 7-1.

UFC Fight Night: Montana De La Rosa vs. Mayra Bueno Silva

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief March 1, 2021

On February 27, fighter Montana De La Rosa from Fort Worth, Texas takes on Mayra Bueno Silva from Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Competing in the Flyweight Division, 26 year old De La Rosa has the third highest time percentage in UFC Flyweight history. 29 year old Bueno Silva won her last fight vs....

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In 2019, Megan Rapinoe has won the Golden Boot Award, The Golden Ball Award(s), FIFA Best Womens Player, and scored her 50th international career goal. She is also part of fighting for equal rights and equal pay for women.

Rapinoe Welcome Teammate’s New Baby

Mimi Castellanos, Digital Editor in Chief February 25, 2021

During the SheBelieves Cup, Megan Rapinoe celebrated her goal against Brazil by rocking her hands back and forth. This celebration was directed to her teammates Ashlyn Harris and Ali Krieger. The couple announced at the beginning of the tournament of their newest addition, Sloane Phillips. Because of...

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