Pacific High student killed in hit-and-run…

Jade Maldonado, the 14-year-old student who died after being struck by a hit-and-run driver Friday in front of her school, was remembered and honored during a vigil Saturday night at Pacific High School. Jade’s parents and other relatives were joined… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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Things to do with kids in…

Music is in the air at the Children’s Discovery Museum, and the tunes are being created on-site by children of all ages. The museum has created a “musical pathway” leading from the picnic area to the traveling exhibit gallery, featuring… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Tennis Hall of Famer Rosie Casals…

Hall of Famer Rosie Casals has made a second career out of building youth tennis, particularly within her Coachella Valley community, and Saturday's event may be among her biggest efforts yet. Casals provided a morning clinic, shuttling in more than… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Preparations For Free Health Care Clinic…

Hundreds of Coachella Valley residents will flood through the gates of Desert Mirage High School for free health care, but it’s only for one day. Starting tomorrow at 8 in the morning, folks can start lining up outside of Desert… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

Rodeo competitions are all in the…

The list of championship rodeo titles earned by Fallon Arave is almost as long as the petite wrangler is tall. At 13, she doesn’t plan to slow down soon. Following in the boot steps of her father, mother and grandparents,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Counselor at Corona’s Centennial High is…

A counselor at Corona’s Centennial High School has been declared the best in the state. Josh Godinez, who lives in Rancho Cucamonga, is the 2019 California School Counselor of the Year, as named by the California Association of School Counselors.… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Brush fire burns 5 acres near…

A brush fire burned about 5 acres near an elementary school in Perris on Thursday afternoon, Sept. 27. The fire was reported about 1:30 p.m. in a field near Val Verde Elementary at W. Placentia Avenue and Indian Avenue. A… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Inland dancer mixes Mexican-American culture into…

Dancing has always been part of Rosa Rodriguez-Frazier’s life. She grew up imitating the dancers she saw on television in such Latin prime time shows as Raul Velasco’s “Siempre en Domingo” and “Premios Furia Musical.” “I remember learning (Mexican dance… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Report: To close California’s achievement gap,…

Sweeping reforms to the way California funds its public schools appear to be lifting student achievement, but this state may need to do and spend much more, particularly on early childhood education, if Californians hope to keep up with the… Read full article at The Desert Sun

What’s new when it comes to…

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - Parents: Do you know what's new when it comes to sex education in California's public schools? I am working on a special report on sex education in the valley's public schools districts. I'll review materials being… Read full article at KESQ News