Entry-level teachers will spend 85% of…

Entry-level teachers in the Los Angeles-Orange counties area will spend 85.1% of their salary to afford a median-priced apartment or home rental this school year, according to a new Zillow analysis. That’s well beyond the 30% the industry has long… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Committee member alleges Riverside school bond…

A member of the board charged with overseeing the school bond that Riverside Unified voters approved in 2016 is alleging that several major projects planned for the funds aren’t legal uses of the money. Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee member Jason… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Dentist fitting local athletes with custom…

INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - Palm Desert High School football players were being fit with custom mouth guards by a local dentist this weekend. Some studies are now suggesting that athletes wearing store-bought mouth guards might be twice as likely to… Read full article at KESQ News

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FIND Food Bank keeps bellies full…

CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. - The desert’s regional food bank: FIND Food Bank helps feed up to 85,000 people every month. Many of those children. With the help of local schools, FIND helps keep bellies full all year long. This summer,… Read full article at KESQ News

Two Inland youths win gold medals…

As students are asked what they did during their recently concluded summer breaks, two Inland youths from Pinnacle Mixed Martial Arts academy in Redlands will have quite a story to tell. Alexander Ramirez and Jaylene Martinez traveled to Italy —… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Alysha and Sabrina wearing nurses' uniforms and holding graduation honors

Beaumont Adult School sees 100 percent…

David and Sherry Baro had double the reason to be proud on Aug. 22: both of their daughters, Alysha and Sabrina, graduated from the Vocational Nursing program at Beaumont Adult School. Alysha, 27, and Sabrina, 23, completed the 18-month VN… Read full article at Record Gazette

Menifee’s Friday Night Lights program aims…

The city of Menifee has a new program, Friday Night Lights, designed to bring seniors and young people together. The program, a partnership of the city’s Senior Advisory Committee and local sponsors, gives Menifee seniors an opportunity to engage with… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

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Esports proves not all athletes are…

When we think of the typical athlete, we think a player on a field or court, runner and jumper on a track or swimmer in a pool. The newest emerging athlete is not one you will find in any of… Read full article at The Desert Sun

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Back-to-school safety tips from Desert Sands…

Desert Sands Unified School District has comprehensive safety programs that include safety plans and protocols, which are reinforced by safety and emergency response drills throughout the year on every campus. The district’s comprehensive safety program includes an anti-bullying policy, as… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Parents United for Educational Change Workshop…

The school year was off to a rough start for the Coachella Valley Unified School District. A mother claims her six-year-old son was locked in a classroom during lunchtime. “I got left alone from class,” explains the six-year-old. Another parent… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs