Young eastern Coachella Valley Latinos document…

They shoot photos and video, record radio segments and write articles, essays and poems about the eastern Coachella Valley, eager to reclaim the mainstream narrative of their working-class, rural farming communities. They have reported on how the Salton Sea’s environmental… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Dead rodents, roaches found in Moreno…

A health inspector found dead rodents and cockroaches at March Mountain High School in Moreno Valley on Friday, Sept. 13, and ordered the cafeteria to stop preparing food on site. The school will continue serving breakfast and lunch, but to… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Santa Rosa Plateau closed indefinitely, after…

Visitors to two popular Riverside County recreation areas will have to get used to hiking through hundreds of acres of blackened, ashy landscape for a while in the wake of early September wildfires. And those who hike the Santa Rosa… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Best of Inland Empire 2019: Best…

1. Mt. San Jacinto College, Multiple locations Mt. San Jacinto College offers a range of academic programs that satisfy transfer requirements to four-year colleges and universities, as well as a variety of vocational and technical programs that focus on in-demand… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Tattoos are common in high school…

Cesar Torres wanted a tattoo, but he knew that he couldn’t get it in California. Even though he had his parents' permission, he was still just 15 years old. California remains among the many states that requires an individual to… Read full article at The Desert Sun

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Freedom Writer Milestone Recognized

The Freedom Writers and Erin Gruwell released their Freedom Writers Diary 20th Anniversary Edition on September 4, 2019, at Vista Del Lago High School. “The first time we did this launch in 1999 we went to a bookstore and crammed… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

Santa Rosa Academy challenges students to…

It’s not unique news to hear that Santa Rosa Academy has a community service requirement for all students intending to graduate and receive a diploma. Like all other high schools within the surrounding districts, high school students acquire community service… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Senator seeks students’ input on new…

Sen. Jeff Stone, R-Temecula, has announced the start of his annual “There Ought to be a Law” contest, seeking recommendations from Riverside County students on what laws they would like to see enacted or changed. “By asking our high school… Read full article at The Valley News

MSJC receives state funding for two…

SAN JACINTO – Mt. San Jacinto College has received funding from the California state budget for two high-priority science, technology, engineering and math building projects for its San Jacinto and Menifee Valley campuses. The funding comes from Proposition 51, which… Read full article at The Valley News

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Family engagement is the key to…

SAN JACINTO – To start the 2019-2020 school year at San Jacinto Unified School District in a slightly different way, a team of teachers at De Anza Elementary School were inspired to personally deliver, and not just make phone calls,… Read full article at The Valley News