Students at Riverside’s King High posed…

A photo that circulated last week on social media, showing students at Riverside Unified’s Martin Luther King High School posing with a swastika and Confederate flag, doesn’t fit with the school district’s values, a senior official said. In the photo,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Inland Empire ranks 5th worst in…

Riverside and San Bernardino counties are the fifth-worst places to raise a family, according to a study measuring the odds of achieving economic success and good health. The Inland Empire ranked fifth-lowest among the top 100 metropolitan areas tracked by… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

How to apply for scholarships from…

Professional Women’s Roundtable is offering five $3,000 scholarships — four to young women graduating this year from high school and one to a woman going back to college. The group is accepting applications from all high schools in the Temecula… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

CIF-SS basketball: Rematches on tap for…

The five Inland boys and girls basketball teams selected to participate in the CIF Southern Section’s Open Division playoffs will see some familiar opponents. There are rematches aplenty for the Centennial boys and girls basketball teams, Etiwanda’s boys and girls… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Moreno Valley schools launch mentoring program

Students in Moreno Valley schools will soon see adults from the community greeting and interact with them, thanks to a new program called Hearts YOUnited. A recent kick-off event explained mentoring opportunities at all grade levels across the district to… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Officials investigating series of fights at…

School and district officials are investigating a number of fights at Heritage High School this week that resulted in a brief school lockdown and 15 student suspensions, authorities said. There were "a number of fights" at the school on Thursday,… Read full article at Menifee 24/7

Rocket Rules helps kids learn disaster…

We live in a beautiful valley — and we also live with the daily knowledge that earthquakes are part of our reality. As adults, we're aware of crucial safety measures, but it's very important that our children know how to… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Ex-Pimco CEO Doug Hodge gets 9…

Douglas Hodge, the former Pimco chief who once safeguarded the retirement savings of millions of Americans, was sentenced to nine months in prison for paying $850,000 in bribes to get four of his children into USC and Georgetown as phony… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise