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Rio Hondo College offers drive-through food pantry

WHITTIER — Río Hondo College is serving hundreds of meals through a drive-through food pantry and is providing 400 Chromebooks to assist students, faculty and staff during the coronavirus health crisis that forced a shift to online instruction and remote student services. The services are one piece of a massive expansion of student support launched Read More…

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Veterans talk about difficulties after service

NORWALK — City officials and residents honored America’s veterans for their service to the country Nov. 11, while two speakers told of their difficulties in rejoining civilian life after their service. “I landed in a ‘psych.’ ward. I felt broken,” said former U.S. Petty Officer Fernando Lopez after leaving the Navy, where he served for Read More…