30 Strong’s Izzy Ramirez celebrates Christmas…

The year 2019 will forever be a year the Ramirez family will never forget. Beloved Rancho Mirage High School football player, Israel Ramirez suffered a sudden and very serious, non-football related brain injury in September, which led to numerous emergency… Read full article at KESQ News

Murrieta schools get cowardice ‘award’ from…

At the Tuesday, Dec. 17, school board meeting, Murrieta Valley Unified leaders were surprised with an “award” for their sex education program. Members of the Murrieta-Temecula Republican Assembly presented the board with a Goldbrick Award — an actual brick, painted… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Dad says wrestling coaches beat his…

Authorities are investigating reports of battery against two Riverside County high school wrestling coaches after a parent said they beat his son up because he wouldn’t name classmates who were involved in a fight. Mike Gonzalez, whose son is a… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

Temecula Valley student who was targeted…

The Temecula Valley High School student who was the target of racist graffiti last month was asked by school officials to agree, among other things, not to negatively name students, school teams or activities on social media in exchange for… Read full article at The Valley News

Man charged in sexual assault of…

A Hemet man charged with sexually assaulting a girl over the course of a year had been employed as a teacher by the Hemet Unified School District for more than 30 years, a district official said. Allan Joseph Mikolaycik, 71,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Desert Hot Springs Women’s Club raises…

The Desert Hot Springs Women’s Club (DHSWC)'s annual black and white gala, “An Evening of Memories,” was a great event to kick off the first of three major fundraising events for DHSWC’s scholarship program. This year's theme is ”Dare to… Read full article at The Desert Sun

STUDENT INITIATIVES AT DSUSD RECEIVE FUNDING

Goldfish Bowl awards funding to student projects. That is the simple description. But it is more than that. Loosely based on the television show Shark Tank, students and teachers submit detailed project descriptions about initiatives to help their schools and… Read full article at Uken Report

Mt. San Jacinto College vice president…

MENIFEE – The Rotary Club of Menifee honored Dr. Jeremy Brown, the interim vice president of instruction at Mt. San Jacinto College with its Vocational Service Award. The award, given at the club’s annual “Mayor’s Ball” in October, recognizes non-Rotarian… Read full article at The Valley News

IZZY’S GOFUNDME DONATIONS RETURNED

Rancho Mirage High School football player Israel “Izzy” Ramirez is finally home after his fifth brain surgery. He says he didn’t expect to be home so soon after after another setback following a ruptured brain AVM, “No, I did not,… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

$1,400 donation goes to Assistance League…

The San Jacinto Teachers’ Association recently raised $1,400 for the Assistance League of Hemacinto. The funds were raised at a social event featuring a poker tournament and a silent auction of gift baskets prepared by each school site in the… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise