Woman Fired From La Quinta Middle…

A former employee at La Quinta Middle School is telling NBC Palm Springs she was fired after filing a report about abuse and discrimination that was happening at the school. Ramona Alvarez, a former Nutrition Services Assistant at La Quinta… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

PVUSD to explore boundary expansion: Move…

The Palo Verde Unified School District (PVUSD) is in early discussions with a neighboring school district to potentially expand its boundaries in order to absorb the community of Palo Verde, reported PVUSD Superintendent Dr. Charles Bush at the district’s Nov.… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Ms. Johnson stands in her classroom doorway

Meet Your Neighbor: PJ Johnson brings…

Palo Verde High School (PVHS) media and computer science teacher PJ Johnson brings a wealth of life experience into her responsibilities as both an instructor and an example to her students of how to live life with purpose, joy and… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Menifee students read their winning entries…

Students who submitted winning entries in four age categories of the "What the flag means to me" essay contest read their essays at the City of Menifee Veterans Day celebration Sunday at Wheatfield Park. Here is a video of each… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

groups walk through field of rows of U.S. flags

Murrieta’s Field of Honor — where…

A sea of American flags greeted hundreds of school children Tuesday, Nov. 13, at Town Square Park in Murrieta. They took field trips to the 10th annual Field of Honor, again organized by the Rotary Club of Murrieta and the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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It’s finally diploma time for 7…

The ceremony lasted 37 minutes. But it marked the end of a lifetime of waiting for seven Riverside County veterans. Seven men who left high school early to serve in the armed forces and who, for various reasons, never received… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Thousand Palms WWII veteran receives diploma

MORENO VALLEY, Calif.- - Eight veterans of foreign wars received graduation certificates today, one of them posthumously, under a program that awards diplomas to former airmen, soldiers, sailors and Marines who gave up school to serve their country. Jerry Arnold… Read full article at KESQ News

Banning Unified celebrates Native American Heritage…

For the 22nd year, Banning Unified School District is celebrating Native American Heritage Month with a cultural event open to the public. The celebration is Thursday, Nov. 15 at 5:30 p.m. in the multi-purpose room at Banning High School, 100… Read full article at Record Gazette

Menifee Veterans Day ceremony is opportunity…

Veterans, active military personnel and residents joined city officials Sunday in honoring all those who have served our country during the annual Veterans Day ceremony at Menifee's Wheatield Park. With the city's Veterans Memorial in the background, bunting hanging around… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

High school teacher in Lake Elsinore…

A Temescal Canyon High School teacher remained in jail Saturday after he was arrested on suspicion of numerous counts of sexually abusing a student. Russell Warren Strange, 54, was arrested at noon Friday at the campus by Riverside County Sheriff’s… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise