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Boxer Josesito Lopez shares challenges in…

In his career, boxer Josesito Lopez has given foes a boxing lesson. On Wednesday, May 8, he delivered a different kind of lesson — an inspirational talk to continuation high school students at Val Verde High School in Perris. Lopez,… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

PVC announces return of summer bridge…

In an effort to ease the transition from high school to a higher learning environment, Palo Verde College (PVC) has recently announced its relaunch of the summer bridge program. Designed to help provide support to high school seniors and freshmen… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

PVC streamlines new CNA summer program…

An opportunity is on the horizon for Palo Verde High School (PVHS) students and the community at large. Dr. Theresa Cicci of Palo Verde College (PVC), announced to Palo Verde Unified School District’s (PVUSD) governing board that an innovative approach… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

College board candidates go on record…

With Riverside County shipping out approximately 5,480 by-mail ballots to area voters on Monday, May 6, locals will soon have their opportunity to cast their choice for the Palo Verde Community College District (PVCCD) Board of Trustees vacancy by the… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

2019 Best of Blythe Readers’ Choice…

In an effort to spotlight local businesses around town, the Times’ 2019 Best of Blythe Readers’ Choice Awards ceremony was held April 18 and hosted at the State Farm Insurance offices. This year, the special category of “Most Influential” received… Read full article at Palo Verde Valley Times

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Painted Hills Middle School Comfort Bags

A local teacher has inspired a group of students to help children during their time of need. NBC Palm Springs’ Kitty Alvarado takes us inside Painted Hills Middle School for this unique project. “Go around and gather one of everything… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

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Student designers show of ‘chill’ furniture…

DESERT HOT SPRINGS, Calif.- - Aspiring designers from the Desert Hot Springs High School Education Academy unveiled a piece of furniture Tuesday they hope will earn them a manufacturing deal with a Michigan-based company. Juniors from the Academy for Careers… Read full article at KESQ News

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Students, teachers spread happiness in Temecula

Clad in bright yellow shirts and holding signs with positive messages, more than a dozen elementary school students and teachers bid happiness and cheer to drivers and pedestrians who passed by a busy Temecula intersection during the evening rush-hour on… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Are Hidden Cameras Allowed in Schools?

Students discovering a hidden camera in mid-March at Saul Martinez Elementary School could soon turn into a legal battle. The Coachella Valley Unified School District said the camera was “mistakenly” placed in that classroom and were intended to be at… Read full article at KMIR TV Palm Springs

‘One Night Only’ raises money for…

For 15 years Michael Childers’ spectacular “One Night Only” show at the McCallum Theatre has been a highlight of both the theater and fundraising season. More amazing, every year Childers accomplishes the seemingly impossible task of always outdoing himself. This… Read full article at The Desert Sun