Posts Tagged as "Coachella Unincorporated"

Coachella residents support fines to prevent graffiti

Jul. 27, 2014 / By
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JOHNNY FLORES AND AMBER AMAYA/Coachella Uninc

Coachella — Adults and youth interviewed by Coachella Unincorporated support the city’s recent decision to fine parents of minors who are accused of vandalizing public and private property...

Coachella Valley Filmmaker Christian Sesma is “Living the Dream”

Mar. 20, 2014 / By
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JOHNNY FLORES JR/Coachella Uninc

COACHELLA — When Christian Sesma graduated from San Diego State University in 2003, he had no idea where his bachelor of arts degree in anthropology would take him...

Esperanza Centers Offers Free After School Fun and Learning

Mar. 10, 2014 / By
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KARLA MARTINEZ/Coachella Uninc

COACHELLA — Tutoring, making new friends, and helping the environment are just a few of the reasons that students come to Esperanza Youth and Family Center (EYFC) every day after school...

Assemblymember Perez Joins Student Effort to Save Red Legged Frog

Mar. 2, 2014 / By
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IVAN VALENZUELA/Coachella Uninc

SALTON CITY, Calif. – Assemblymember V. Manuel Pérez has joined the Sea View Elementary School student effort to save the California red-legged frog with the introduction of Assembly Bill 2364, which would establish this endangered frog as the official state amphibian...

Youth Commentary: Gay Athlete a Role Model for Truth

Feb. 22, 2014 / By
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JOHNNY FLORES/Coachella Uninc

COLUMBIA, Mo. — He’s 6-foot-2, 255 pounds, and an All-American football player who recently graduated from the University of Missouri...

Commentary: Why Does Diversity Spur Hate in a Diverse Nation?

Feb. 18, 2014 / By
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Editor’s Note: Coachella Unincorporated is not supporting Coca Cola products, simply expressing one point of view regarding the content of its recent television commercial...

A “Path to Health” for Uninsured ECV Residents

Jan. 31, 2014 / By
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INDIO — The Coachella Valley is eclectic in its array of residents and lifestyles...

CVHS Cheer Team Needs Community Support for Pro Bowl Travel

Jan. 23, 2014 / By
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THERMAL — The Coachella Valley High School (CVHS) cheer team is set to perform at the 2014 Pro Bowl this weekend, but they still need community support to pay for travel to Hawaii, where the National Football League holds its all-star game every year...

Youth Mobilize for Day of Action in Coachella

Jan. 15, 2014 / By
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Former vandal Jose Rodriguez spent Monday cleaning up Avenida Las Palmas in Coachella as part of the Clinton Foundation Day of Action.

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School-Issued iPads: Distraction or Study Aid?

Jan. 12, 2014 / By
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Two Coachella Valley High School students offer contrasting accounts of their individual experiences with school-issued iPads.

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2013 Star: Silvia Paz

Jan. 8, 2014 / By
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Silvia Paz, holding her daughter, was sworn in to the Desert Recreation District Board of Directors on December 18.

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2013 Star: Raices Cultura

Jan. 3, 2014 / By
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Raices Cultura students created an art installation at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Photo: Courtesy of CARLOS GONZALEZ/Raices

Raices Cultura: Strengthening the Community Through the Arts

Why Their Star Shone Brightly in 2013

2013 was a banner year for Raices Cultura, a Coachella-based non-profit...