Don’t let education be a COVID-19…

The philanthropy landscape in the Coachella Valley has certainly changed this season. Gone for the time being are the black-tie events at which generous donors come together in support of worthy causes. They have been replaced by a new and… Read full article at The Desert Sun

Local philanthropist donates iPads to Loma…

Quarantine can be tough. But imagine being a child in a hospital with little or no access to loved ones. One local philanthropist wanted to do something. Rancho Mirage resident Judy Coon is the founder and CEO of the JDO… Read full article at The Desert Sun

What will working Southern California parents…

The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Redlands-Riverside has made the past few weeks a bit more bearable for Karima Tarbah. With schools in Redlands and across Southern California closed indefinitely due to the coronavirus pandemic, Tarbah’s local Boys and… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

What Inland Empire community college classes…

Much remains uncertain about the coronavirus pandemic, but the 2020-21 collegiate academic year is coming into focus. On Tuesday, May 12, California State University Chancellor Timothy White announced that most fall classes will be online. Other local universities are still… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

USC planned tuition hike before coronavirus.…

LOS ANGELES — USC will raise tuition for the 2020-21 school year by 3.5% regardless of whether classes are held onsite or online, the university’s student-led newsroom reported Thursday. Undergraduate tuition for the coming year will be set at $59,260… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

PVUSD’s 2021 Teachers of the Year…

During Palo Verde Unified School District’s (PVUSD) Board of Trustees presentations on May 5, Margaret White Elementary School Principal April Smith announced the 2021 Teachers of the Year awards. Due to the ongoing impact of COVID-19 and in-line with public… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

Former Quartzsite teacher accused of sexual…

On May 18, former Quartzsite Elementary School District #4 (QESD #4) teacher Garrett Wayne Sweetland is scheduled to appear at the La Paz County Superior Courthouse in Parker, Ariz., for an arraignment in relation to filed charges alleging “sexual conduct… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

CIF Southern Section high school sports…

The CIF Southern Section Executive Committee held their final meeting of the school year recently and made recommendations on the action items that will be voted on at their upcoming CIF Southern Section Council meeting Thursday, May 21. Read full article at The Valley News

Fireworks show to honor graduating Grand…

A fireworks show later this month will honor Grand Terrace High School seniors as parents of graduates-to-be aim to celebrate a class stripped of traditional rights of passage due to the coronavirus pandemic. There will be no public gathering place,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise