two students display engineering project in arena setting

Six students at Riverside’s Martin Luther…

Six students from Martin Luther King High School in Riverside have won medals at the SkillsUSA Championship. Seniors Getty George and Sam Green again earned gold medals at the event, which was in Louisville, Kentucky. They won first place in… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Here’s how to help fund awards…

The Southern California Fair is seeking businesses or other organizations to help fund awards that go to young people who enter livestock in the fair. This year’s fair is scheduled for Oct. 5-13 in Perris. All young people who enter… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Farmer Boys’ ‘bacon intern’ pigs out…

It was teacher versus food Thursday, Sept. 12, at a Farmer Boys restaurant in Riverside. Mona Godfrey, the chain’s “bacon intern,” spent the morning tasting burgers, sandwiches and salads spread across three tables in the dining room. The “internship” was… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

students gaze respectfully at beam on display on school campus

World Trade Center beam highlights 9/11…

U.S. history students at Patriot High School in Jurupa Valley saw a piece of history Wednesday, Sept. 11, as the nation marked the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. After learning about the attacks and researching stories of some… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Some immigrant parents fearful of using…

Lilia Ulloa of Riverside said she panicked when she first heard about the Trump Administration’s new public charge rule, which authorizes officials to consider immigrants' use of certain public benefits, including Medicaid, when deciding whether to grant them green cards.… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Grant to Help College Serve Mental…

Riverside City College’s Health and Psychological Services received a three-year, $306,000 grant from the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act. The College was one of four institutions nationally who received this grant. The grant is managed by the Suicide Prevention Branch… Read full article at Moreno Valley City News

New inclusive playground serves special needs…

The City of Menifee's efforts to be "all inclusive" and provide more services to special needs children was evident again Thursday, when the City opened its first inclusive playground. Simply put, that means it's a playground customized for use by… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Local schools put suicide prevention hotline…

LA QUINTA, Calif. - In July a California law went into effect allowing middle and high schools to put the suicide prevention hotline on the back of student ID cards. News Channel 3's Caitlin Thropay asked local school districts if… Read full article at KESQ News

Free Riverside Art and Music Festival…

Local artists who have grabbed the international spotlight will share the stage with students at the Riverside Art and Music Festival. It takes place 4-10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14, near City Hall at Ninth and Orange streets in downtown Riverside.… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

9/11 is about the same age…

Gabriel Poon was eight days old when the planes struck the World Trade Center and Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001. “I wasn’t there to experience it, so all it means to me is a tragic day in America,” said Poon,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise