2 girls arrested after student assaulted…

Officials dealt with another assault Monday at Landmark Middle School in Moreno Valley, almost one month after an assault there left a boy fatally injured and the community seeking solutions to campus bullying. Two girls, 13- and 12-years-old, approached and… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Family Fun Run-Walk collects $13,000 for…

Families walked and ran recently to raise more than $13,000 for student scholarships across Riverside County. The occasion was the fifth annual 5K Family Fun Run-Walk & 1K Kids Run-Walk. Sponsored by the Riverside County Office of Education, the event… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

STATE: These three suicide-prevention bills are now…

Gov. Gavin Newsom has signed all three bills passed by the California legislature this year aimed at reducing bullying and teen suicide. “As responsible adults, we must be sensitive to the difficulties young people face and provide assistance as they… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Rotary Club of Rancho Mirage distributes…

RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif.- - The Rancho Mirage Rotary Club is distributing dictionaries and thesauruses to Rancho Mirage Elementary School students Tuesday as part of a regional Rotary project. The club's annual project, which has run for more than 20 years,… Read full article at KESQ News

A band saw, a drill press…

The college president called the gift “transformative.” The biggest his institution had ever received. More than twice the size of the previous record holder. Students who might someday get scholarships from the mysterious donor’s bequest were stunned. The gift, said… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: 28% of Glendale Unified high school…

Forget about a case of the Mondays. A recent report by Glendale Unified School District staff members identified high school seniors as missing classes on Fridays and as the calendar neared graduation. District staff identified 261 senior students out of… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

STATE: California extends new protections to immigrants…

SACRAMENTO — California lawmakers continued the state’s expansion of rights and protections this year for immigrants who enter the country illegally, with laws signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom allowing them to serve on government boards and commissions and banning arrests… Read full article at Los Angeles Times

Redlands Unified calls unions’ move to…

Union leaders have asked Redlands schools employees, who often work through lunches and stay late, to only do what is contractually required after the latest rounds of labor negotiations with a mediator failed to produce results in early October. “We’re… Read full article at The Press-Enterprise

Rancho Mirage High School football player…

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - Irene Alvarez comforts and cares for her son lying in his hospital bed at Desert Regional Medical Center in Palm Springs. Alvarez says she has been at her son's side day and night since he suffered… Read full article at KESQ News

Backfired joke: Students at Shadow Hills…

Shadow Hills High School students received what district authorities perceived as a threat on Monday, the school's principal said in a post on Twitter. But police said later Monday, the threat was a poor attempt at a joke from one… Read full article at The Desert Sun