Temecula Girl Scout’s project promotes early…

For Breanne Reed, being a Girl Scout is about giving back to the community. In pursuit of her Girl Scout Gold Award, the 16-year-old Temecula resident founded the Baby Read Project, which provides books for newborn patients in local hospitals.… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

2 new coronavirus cases in Coachella…

Riverside County Public Health Officer Dr. Cameron Kaiser confirmed two new COVID-19 cases in the Coachella Valley today, bringing the county total to 14. The announcement means there are now 12 residents — all in the Coachella Valley — receiving… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Riverside County schools ordered shut in…

Riverside County’s public health officer Friday afternoon, March 13, ordered all county schools closed to help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. Effective Monday, March 16, Dr. Cameron Kaiser’s order applies to all public and private schools, preschools, charter… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

West Contra Costa Unified teachers take…

The teachers’ union in West Contra Costa Unified voted this week to approve an agreement with the school district that will save 185 jobs, as the district seeks to make millions of dollars in cuts to its annual budget. The… Read full article at EdSource

Riverside superintendent reports on changing state…

More than 800 teachers, principals, superintendents, city officials and representatives from Riverside county school districts, cities and non-profit organizations attended the Riverside County Office of Education’s annual address, which this year focused on “Year of our Youth.’’ The State of… Read full article at Record Gazette

As Banning builds career tech buildings,…

Banning High School promises to soon host a first class Performing Arts Center, adjacent to its new Construction Academy and auto mechanics workshop buildings simultaneously underway. The school district anticipates that the performing arts center will not just be a… Read full article at Record Gazette

Coronavirus: How Palm Springs area parents…

As the number of coronavirus cases in Riverside County climbs, thousands of children, teens and adults throughout the Coachella Valley will find themselves out of the classroom on Monday with all county schools closed through early April. Read full article at The Desert Sun

Coronavirus update: 4 new cases confirmed…

President Donald Trump declared a national emergency Friday in response to the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the country and globe. The move enables federal officials to provide disaster funding and speed up the U.S. response to the crisis. Trump's declaration came… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Boys & Girls Club of Palm…

Allysa Trejo has been named 2020 Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Club of Palm Springs (BGCPS), the highest honor a Boys & Girls Club member can receive. Trejo will now compete for the San Andreas Area… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Read With Me launches creative writing…

Not only does the nonprofit Read With Me Volunteers Programs help local children from low income families in a limited English speaking environment learn to read, comprehend and speak English, it has successfully launched a creative writing program for interested… Read full article at The Desert Sun