Tag: Coachella

Colorado River Series: California drought impacts local agriculture

By Joyce Nugent Water shortages threatening California’s agricultural productivity could have a direct impact on the food supply and security in Riverside County and nationally. Joe Del Bosque is leaving a third of his 2,000-acre farm unplanted this year due to extreme drought.   “We’re taking a big risk in planting crops and hoping the water

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Indio community holds candlelight vigil to honor Cpl. Hunter Lopez and others killed in Kabul, Afghanistan airport attack (Gallery)

The Coachella Valley community gathered at Indio City Hall Sept. 8 to mourn the loss of U.S. Marine Cpl. Hunter Lopez and others who died at the airport suicide bombing in Kabul Aug. 26. Cal Fire and the Indio Fire Department employees suspended the American flag between the extended ladders of two fire trucks while

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Businesses feel effects of Coachella cancellation

By Joyce Nugent Riverside County canceled the Coachella Music and Art Festival and its country music compliment, Stagecoach, due to a possible increase in COVID-19 cases this season.  “I am concerned, as indications grow, that COVID-19 could worsen in the fall,” Dr. Cameron Kaiser, Riverside County Public Health officer, said in a statement June 10.

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OPINIONS: The power of influence and the fear of missing out during music events clout student income

By Darrisha Daniel As the chimes of Coachella ring in the festival season, F.O.M.O. is bound to set in for many of us. Fear of missing out on the latest events leads many students to miss class time and overspend. For those who purchased tickets for coveted events such as Coachella far in advance, nothing

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RCC presents new faculty professors for 2016-17 – SP2016, Episode 5

Twelve new professors announced for 2016-2017. Culinary Director “Chef Bobby” wins national award and announces retirement. RCC students advance to national SkillsUSA competition. RCC announces Student Speaker for Spring Graduation. Coachella Review and cover of music icon Prince’s death at age 57. RCC Tiger updates for the week!

Surviving Coachella: a broke student’s guide

David Roman Advertising manager May 9, 2014 Extreme weather, harsh living conditions and impossibly skimpy clothes; The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is the Mecca college students around California absolutely have to make a pilgrimage to. However the problem that most college students run into, I know I sure did, is a strong and

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Interview with Mickey Church of the White Arrows

David Roman | Asst. Inscape Editor Originally printed in Viewpoints April 11th Fresh off a cross country tour with fellow So-Cal band The Neighbourhood, Mickey Church of the White Arrows takes the time out to chat with me about the band’s debut album, their present projects including the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival and

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Jazz brings young musicians together

By David Roman | Staff Writer In the midst of summer music festivals like Coachella, Stagecoach, Bonnaroo and many others, there is one that no RCC student should miss. The annual RCC Jazz Festival came to Riverside again on May 11. Combining big band and small group jazz performances, the festival hosted jazz bands and

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Coachella rocks the desert

David Roman | Staff Writer Intense heat, blaring music, and college students with lost inhibitions. Yes, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival came and went again this year. Starting off the music filled weekend on the outdoor theater stage was, locals of southern California band and past Viewpoints featured artists, the White Arrows. The

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