Third party will investigate alleged censorship…

Riverside County, following through on a Friday announcement from Supervisor V. Manuel Perez, will seek a third-party investigation of an incident at the La Quinta library where students were required to remove a Mexican flag and references to Mexican history.… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Ballet Folklorio dancers in parade

Palm Springs Pride festival participants include…

Clouds may have filled the sky above Palm Springs Sunday, but they didn't prevent a wave of rainbows from donning downtown for an annual parade celebrating the LGBTQ community. The Palm Springs Pride Festival culminated with the long line of… Read full article at The Desert Sun

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Beaumont High School student wins Speak-Off…

Shumirai Soda, a student at Beaumont High School, won first place in the Inland Empire Resource Conservation District’s annual Speak-Off held Oct. 18 at the East Valley Water District headquarters in Highland. This year’s topic was “How can resource conservation… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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Hemet High student cuts off 10…

A Hemet High School sophomore donated 10 inches of her hair to help create a wig for women being treated for cancer. Malia Arrocena accompanied her older sister, Julia, to Spa Pechanga at the Pechanga Resort & Casino near Temecula,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Bird and Lime scooters — banned…

Jessica Pegueros struggled for five minutes to help her roommate scan her driver’s license so she could rent a Bird scooter sitting on the sidewalk just outside UC Riverside. Once she succeeded, Pegueros scanned herself into the scooter sitting beside… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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BOO2BULLYING announces new program

Recently Raymond Cree Middle School led in the kick off of the Be You B2B Tour—an assembly where students in schools across the US have the opportunity to listen to and engage with a live panel discussion on the many… Read full article at The Desert Sun

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READ WITH ME clinches use of…

Superintendent of Coachella Valley Unified School District, Dr. Edwin Gomez, recently received a check for $8000 as a grant towards the $35,000 cost of using district school busses for nonprofit Read With Me Volunteers. On hand to present the check… Read full article at The Desert Sun

County Supervisor Perez to request investigation…

Riverside County Supervisor V. Manuel Perez said on Friday he will request an independent and comprehensive investigation of an incident at the La Quinta library where a teacher and students were directed to remove a Mexican flag and references to… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Val Verde Unified celebrates its AP…

PERRIS – At Val Verde Unified School District, six students have earned the Advanced Placement Capstone Diploma and six students have earned the AP Seminar and Research Certificate during the 2017-2018 school year. AP Capstone is a diploma program from… Read full article at The Valley News

West Valley High School becomes an…

HEMET – West Valley High School staff hosted a meeting for parents Tuesday, Sept. 18, to inform them that West Valley is working to become an International Baccalaureate school. The IB program has officially accepted West Valley as a candidate,… Read full article at The Valley News