Day: May 1, 2020

Editorial: Distribution of stimulus funds exclude millions who deserve it

Millions received government issued stimulus checks this month to ease the financial burdens caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, millions of others received nothing. Undocumented immigrants have been laboring in the countryside, rain or shine, ensuring food makes it on the plates of hungry Americans. They have been working alongside American citizens in grocery stores,

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Chrissy Teigen resurfaces banana nut bread recipe

By Silda Martinez You know what bananas are good for? Banana nut bread! It’s superior to all bread loafs and it might even just be easiest to bake.  I’ve experimented with plenty of banana nut bread recipes, but one that took the trophy was Chrissy Teigen’s and uncle Mike’s famous banana bread recipe. My family

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Riverside International Film Festival recognizes Riverside City College alum

By Saida Maalin A Riverside City College alumni’s short film “Over the Moon” won Audience Best Animation at the 18th annual Riverside International Film Festival from April 21-26. “It’s great to be in a festival in my hometown,” David Sanchez, the film’s creator, said during a live Q&A following the film’s preview April 22. “I

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Five albums to listen to while under quarantine

By Stephanie Arenas As important as it is for the public to remain indoors right now, it can be quite tedious to those who feel the need for entertainment. Fortunately with music services such as Spotify and iTunes, we are able to entertain ourselves with albums old and new. Here are five albums you should

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Riverside City College District student Valeria Viveros, 20, dies from COVID-19 complications

By Saida Maalin A nursing student working on the front lines of the pandemic died April 10 from COVID-19 complications. 20 year-old Valeria Viveros, also known as Valerie, was a former Riverside City College District student, according to Robert Schmidt Senior Public Affairs Officer for RCCD.  Viveros showed symptoms and rushed to Corona Hospital where

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