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La Quinta High School meeting addresses campus fights  KESQ

After several fights broke out at La Quinta High School last week, parents are meeting to talk about the safety concerns on campus.

Parents concerned after fights recorded at La Quinta HS  KESQ

LA QUINTA, Calif.- - Parents are concerned for their children's safety after fights at La Quinta High School were recorded and shared on social media.

Graduation 2019: La Quinta High, in Westminster, commencement photos  OCRegister

Graduates Janine Nguyen, left, and James Nguyen cheer for their friends during the La Quinta High School commencement ceremony at Michael A. Monsoor ...

La Quinta holds football clinic to support student-athlete with Leukemia  KESQ

The La Quinta high school football team hosted a clinic Saturday morning to help raise funds for a teammate in need. Sophomore Max Borbon was recently ...

Valley school districts serving food all summer for kids in need. There are new locations for dinner  The Desert Sun

To make sure students are able to enjoy the summer on full bellies, the valley's three school districts are using federal funding to provide meals.

La Quinta water polo wins CIF Championship  KESQ

La Quinta girls water polo won the CIF Southern Section Division 4 Championship on Saturday at the Woollett Aquatics Center in Irvine. La Quinta beat Dana ...

La Quinta water polo breezes into CIF-SS championship game, 'Won't stop until we win'  The Desert Sun

The Blackhawks' trip to the finals marks the fifth time in six years a desert girls' water polo team has played for a title.

Former LQHS wrestler dies after being run over by tourist van in Nashville  KESQ

A former La Quinta High School wrestler died in Nashville Tuesday night on New Year's Day. 26 year old Jorge A. Hernandez died after Nashville police say ...

Man arrested for alleged threatening texts to La Quinta High School student  KESQ

An 18-year-old man who allegedly sent threatening text messages to a La Quinta High School student was in custody today, one month after he was arrested for ...

La Quinta high school thanks longtime football coach Dan Armstrong for service  KESQ

La Quinta High School Principal Rudy Wilson, Ed.D., his staff, and students wish to thank Dan Armstrong for his 23 years as a leader in the school's sports ...

New La Quinta football coach Patrick Rivenes plans to keep traditions alive  The Desert Sun

Long before he was hired as the next head football coach at La Quinta High School, Patrick Rivenes dreamed of one day taking over as the head coach of the ...

Parents ask for safer baseball field at LQHS  KESQ

Some parents at La Quinta High School are asking Desert Sands Unified School District for a safer baseball field for spectators. They claim the field isn't ...

Patrick "Bubba" Rivenes officially named head football coach at La Quinta high school  KESQ

LA QUINTA, Calif. - Patrick "Bubba" Rivenes has officially been named the head coach of La Quinta's football team, returning to his alma mater and replacing ...

La Quinta High School prank leads to jailed teens  The Desert Sun

Three teens were jailed Thursday on suspicion of putting glue into nearly all the door locks at La Quinta High School in an apparent senior class prank, ...

School district official: high school break-in a 'violation of a home'  KESQ

Three juveniles arrested for allegedly vandalizing and stealing property from La Quinta High School. Mary E. Berry has released a statement.

La Quinta High School Principal Donna Salazar promoted  The Desert Sun

La Quinta High School, the largest school in the Coachella Valley, is looking for a new leader after its veteran principal was promoted to an administrative job in ...

Autistic woman, 19, handcuffed, injured after run-in with deputies in La Quinta  The Desert Sun

The family of Michelle Chartrand has not been able to acquire the official police report or the bodycam footage.

Art Is Healing: La Quinta's Old Town Artisan Studios Helps Spread the Healing Power of Art to Anybody and Everybody  Coachella Valley Independent

Tucked off a small side street in La Quinta Cove is a sparkling oasis of serenity and inclusiveness—dedicated to the healing power of art. Founders Ri...

Four desert football teams make playoffs: PD, CV, Xavier Prep and La Quinta  The Desert Sun

Palm Desert and Coachella Valley were in for sure, but Xavier Prep and La Quinta excited to see their names called on playoff Sunday.

Dan Armstrong, others from La Quinta football, officially join Shadow Hills staff  KESQ

After our sports department first reported on March 23rd that Dan Armstrong was expected to join Shadow Hills following 23 seasons as head coach at La Quinta ...

Three Coachella Valley schools ranked among best in the state by U.S. News and World Report  The Desert Sun

Three Coachella Valley high schools were recognized by U.S. News and World Report for being among the best high schools in the country and state.

Exclusive: Dan Armstrong blindsided, fired as La Quinta football coach after 23 years  The Desert Sun

Dan Armstrong, who has led the La Quinta Blackhawks since the program began in the fall of 1995, will not be returning to coach.

Three Coachella Valley high schools named among state's best  KESQ

COACHELLA VALLEY, Calif.- - Three Coachella Valley high schools have been named to U.S. News and World Report's Best High Schools for 2018 list.

Friday's high school football scores: Palm Desert goes 10-0; Xavier makes playoffs  The Desert Sun

It's Week 11 and playoffs are big focus for Palm Desert, Coachella Valley, La Quinta and Xavier.

La Quinta High School honors first responders with 'Feed the Heroes BBQ'  KESQ

THOUSAND PALMS, Calif. - La Quinta High School honors Coachella Valley heroes with a BBQ. 'Feeding the Heroes of the Coachella Valley' is an event aimed ...

Know Your Neighbors: Meet Cruz Moore, a La Quinta Filmmaker Whose New Film Is Part of the Palm Springs American Documentary Film Festival  Coachella Valley Independent

La Quinta native Cruz Moore is a young man with a plan. The 25-year-old was raised with his younger sister by their grandparents, and he says he was t...

Inside Westminster’s La Quinta High School, the nation’s most Vietnamese American high school  OCRegister

WESTMINSTER — As students spilled into the quad for lunch, their English chatter was sprinkled with easy Vietnamese: Khoe không? (How are you?) and Sao ...

"Walking on Legos" event raises money for children with special needs  KESQ

LA QUINTA, Calif. - Children's Services of the Desert hosted their second annual "Walking on Legos" event at La Quinta High School raising money for children ...

La Quinta football coach Dan Armstrong not returning to program after 23 years  KESQ

As we first reported on Wednesday, Dan Armstrong will not return to La Quinta high school after 23 seasons as the head football coach.

At La Quinta City Council forum, candidates show their kids how democracy works  The Desert Sun

As La Quinta City Council candidates discussed CV Link, new technology and being business-friendly, their kids cheered them on.

Thirty High School Seniors Awarded $1.2 Million in Scholarships From Edison International  Lasentinel

Thirty high school seniors from the class of 2019 have been named Edison Scholars and will be awarded $1.2 million in scholarships to dream big and power ...

Five local students offered full ride scholarships to CSUSB Palm Desert  KESQ

Five Coachella Valley high school graduates were chosen for full-ride scholarships to Cal State San Bernardino's Palm Desert campus, the school announced ...

Indio apartment complex given all clear after bomb threat  KESQ

An Indio apartment complex was evacuated due to a possible bomb threat at around 9:30 a.m. Thursday morning, but by 3:10 p.m., the Indio Police Department ...

Desert Sands Unified School District releases graduation schedule  KESQ

Graduation season has arrived and Desert Sands Unified School District has released its graduation dates.

Desert Sands employees revisit school days as students  The Desert Sun

In honor of the district's 50th anniversary this year, former students reveal why they joined Desert Sands as employees.

Top graduating students from 61 Riverside County Public High Schools honored at Student Academic Awards  Valley News

RIVERSIDE – With a collective GPA of 4.57, 147 students from the class of 2019 at every comprehensive high school in Riverside County were honored.

Local students take part in national school walkout  KESQ

When the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High school happened one month ago, it hit home for a lot of students around the country.

Former Aztecs, Blackhawks golfers find college, pro victories over the weekend  The Desert Sun

When Jake Vincent played sports at Palm Desert High School, he was known perhaps as much for football as he was for golf, even though Vincent was a big ...

Brandini Toffee to open first store outside the Coachella Valley  KESQ

Brandini Toffee is opening their first store outside of the Coachella Valley.

She's a Grammy-winning accordionist who played Coachella. Now, she's making movies  The Desert Sun

La Quinta High School graduate Nora Kirkpatrick's film "Long Time Listener, First Time Caller" will screen at ShortFest in Palm Springs.

Coachella Valley grows stronger through college, career pathways  The Desert Sun

The Coachella Valley is making real progress on what others might consider an audacious goal: We want to provide every young person with a clear pathway ...

Valley school superintendent hosts public coffee chats  The Desert Sun

Parents, students and residents in the Desert Sands Unified School District get a chance to chat with superintendent Scott Bailey at coffee chats.

CSUSB Palm Desert Campus Awards Full-Ride Scholarships

The scholars were selected on the basis of their academic achievement, leadership and *service* to the community, and financial need. By Press Release Desk, ...

And the snap: The Desert Sun's 2018 Elite 11  The Desert Sun

Yes, it's that time of year again -- time for The Desert Sun's Elite 11, our sports staffs' top preseason picks from among the Coachella Valley's best high school ...

Former La Quinta resident Aubrey O'Day now on 'Big Brother UK'  The Desert Sun

The Coachella Valley's queen of reality television is back at it again.

La Quinta grad Tyler Hilton marries Megan Park  The Desert Sun

La Quinta High School grad Tyler Hilton of "One Tree Hill" and "Extant" marries Megan Park and readies for musical tour.

Beaumont High School teacher accused of having sex with student  KESQ

News Channel 3 and CBS Local 2 have learned a Beaumont High School teacher who was arrested for allegedly having sex with a student, once taught in La ...

Student Athlete of the Week - Logan Prescott  KESQ

Logan Prescott is a three-sport standout at La Quinta and has earned his way onto the football team at Washington State given his versatility and exceptional ...

Copper thefts force Shadow Hills High School's baseball team to reschedule games  KESQ

Baseball players were left fighting for sunlight after copper was stolen from the Shadow Hills High School stadium lights last Wednesday.

Palm Desert Students Reign Supreme At WorldQuest Competition

Palm Desert Students Reign Supreme At WorldQuest - Palm Desert, CA - Valley high school students recently battled for scholarships in 13th annual Charles ...

Mayor Linda Evans heading toward easy win in La Quinta  The Desert Sun

La Quinta Mayor Linda Evans is on her way to a second two-year term Wednesday morning, with results giving her a significant lead over her challenger, Paula ...

Woman found dead in Santa Ana remembered as popular teacher  OCRegister

SANTA ANA – In the days after her death, those who knew Rita Corpin marveled at the hundreds of lives she had been able to touch. The longtime teacher ...

Queen & princesses crowned for Riverside County Fair  KESQ

Thirteen young ladies from across Riverside County competed for the crowns of Queen Scheherazade, Princess Dunyazade and Princess Jasmine on Saturday ...

DSUSD moves forward with Adams Elementary closing  The Desert Sun

Desert Sands Unified School District will move forward with the plan to close Adams Elementary School.

County school district sued by student also files suit against teacher  KESQ

A local school district recently sued by a high schooler who was molested by a former teacher filed a cross-complaint against the former educator, arguing that ...

How do you decide who's going to win the Flag Game? We broke it down, position-by-position  The Desert Sun

Palm Desert and La Quinta will clash Friday night in one of the most potentially exciting Flag Games ever. We looked at each position to pick a winner.

Status Update: Build-A-Bear opening at Walmart Supercenter in Riverside  Press-Enterprise

The fan favorite stuff-your-own stuffie store is moving inside Walmart. Build-A-Bear will open a store-within-a-store Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the Walmart Supercenter ...

Brainiac: City of Westminster has a new website, and Garden Grove high schools all land on the U.S. News & World Report list of the best in the U.S.  OCRegister

Ask and ye shall receive? Two weeks ago Brainiac wrote about how clunky the city of Westminster website was. Couldn't find an agenda on it to save your life.

Beaumont High School teacher accused of sex with student  KESQ

A Beaumont High School teacher accused of having sex with a student has officially been charged.

Congregating to Combat Hate: Temple Isaiah Hosts an Interfaith Service to Battle Racism, Antisemitism, Homophobia  Coachella Valley Independent

Antisemitism and other forms of racial hatred are on the rise—and Temple Isaiah in Palm Springs is taking a stand with the Interfaith *Service* to Stop Hate, taking ...

J & J Ranch restoration in La Quinta still in progress  The Desert Sun

Adobe buildings were constructed by the earliest settlers in the desert because the materials were readily available and inexpensive.

Veterans Day events in Coachella Valley  KESQ

Veterans and active services members are being honored throughout the Coachella Valley with a number of Veterans day events:

COD men's soccer nets biggest win in program history  KESQ

The Roadrunners are off and running with a historic start to their season. COD started their 2018 schedule with a win over the No. 3 ranked team in the country ...

Graduation 2019: Pomp and circumstance, from one end of Orange County to the other  OCRegister

So many bright futures were on display this week as six Orange County school districts celebrated high school graduations. In ceremonies from north to south, ...

Parents, teachers 'blindsided' by Adams school closure  The Desert Sun

Parents and teachers at John Adams Elementary School in La Quinta were upset and frustrated that they were not given the opportunity to provide input into the ...

New chef takes lead at La Quinta Resort restaurants  The Desert Sun

Andrew Cooper, the new executive chef at La Quinta Resort and Club, a Waldorf Astoria Resort, is a great storyteller, young and energetic with some exciting ...

Beaumont High School teacher pleads not guilty to having sex with student  KESQ

A Beaumont High School teacher suspected of having sex with one of her male students pleaded not guilty Wednesday to felony charges.

Storm floods roads, prompts 40-some rescues  The Desert Sun

The mid- and eastern Coachella Valley are under a flash flood warning, and flooding has closed many valley roads as a slow-moving thunderstorm douses parts ...

Woman Found Dead Amid Piles of Trash, Dozens of Cats at Santa Ana Home  KTLA

A woman found amid piles of trash and dozens of cats at her Santa Ana home still had a cat carrier containing a kitten on her lap when a gardener found her ...

The Top 10 Highest-Rated Stanford Football Commits Of All Time  247Sports

We look at the greatest commits in Stanford history and find out where they are now and what they have in common.

In Perezchica family, dad and daughter share diamond dreams  The Desert Sun

Tony Perezchica is the third-base coach for the Arizona Diamondbacks, his daughter Jasmine is a star on the DVL champ Palm Desert softball team.

Beaumont High teacher pleads guilty to sex with student, gets 4 years probation  Press-Enterprise

A Beaumont High School teacher pleaded guilty Thursday to having sex with one of her male students and was immediately sentenced to four years probation.

Homies Making Music: Daniel Sullivan, aka Provoked, Says Prison Was the Best Thing to Ever Happen to Him  Coachella Valley Independent

When I met with Daniel Sullivan, who goes by the stage name of Provoked, he brought a portfolio that chronicles his history in the local music scene....

Finding Their Voice: The Goal of Local Band Instigator Is to Forge a Musical Movement  Coachella Valley Independent

Last year, a group of teenagers from La Quinta High School became the talk of the local music scene thanks to their unique brand of instrumental music...

Chief Communicator: Cathedral City Police Head Travis Walker Marks a Busy First Year on the Job  Coachella Valley Independent

Cathedral City Police Chief Travis Walker stood tall—he's 6 foot 4, after all—in December when he dedicated the Fallen Police Officer Memorial next to...

Former NFL player whose career was ended by drugs & alcohol shares story  KESQ

He was once known as the robo-quarterback. Raised by his father to be a top football player. Todd Marinovich went to USC and for a short time, played for the ...

37 Coachella Valley cyclists have been killed since 2002. CV Link can be 'next step' for safety  The Desert Sun

More than 10 years ago, when research into the possibility for a pathway to connect the Coachella Valley's eastern and western edges began, the CV Link may ...

CALIFORNIA: Bill calls for halting high school exit exam  Press-Enterprise

High school students may no longer have to take a test that is now required for graduation. Proposed state legislation calls for suspending the California High ...

CV Alumnae Panhellenic announces scholarship recipients  The Desert Sun

Coachella Valley Alumnae Panhellenic presents scholarships to 15 local high school girls.

From our desert to the deserts of Afghanistan: The Nu'uvali Fa'apito Story  KESQ

It's been a crazy life changing year for 2011 La Quinta graduate Nu'uvali Fa'apito. From battling on the football field to the war in Afghanistan, Cody Krupp has ...

District Reconstructed: The Whole Valley Is Finally Part of the Desert Healthcare District—and the Expansion Means There's a Lot of Work to Do  Coachella Valley Independent

An Election Day decision by eastern Coachella Valley voters could have a positive impact on all valley residents' access to quality healthcare moving...

Restaurant News Bites: Introducing the CV Culinary Invitational; So Long, Clementine; and Tons More!  Coachella Valley Independent

New: The Coachella Valley Culinary Invitational Takes Place Jan. 13 If you like really good food, want to help out some future chefs, and have at leas...

Best of Coachella Valley 2016-2017: Readers' Picks  Coachella Valley Independent

Here are the results of the third annual Best of Coachella Valley readers' poll! An all-time-high number of people voted in both rounds this year—and...

KESQ & CBS Local 2 highlight graduating Class of 2017  KESQ

It's graduation time for high school seniors across the Coachella Valley. KESQ News Channel 3 and CBS Local 2 are highlighting three local school districts as ...

Some concerned about dirty water fountains at LQHS  KESQ

Mother raises concerns about dirty drinking water fountains at La Quinta High School.

Top Riverside County Students Recognized at Awards Dinner

Palm Desert, CA - Top students from 55 Riverside County comprehensive public high schools were honored at academic awards dinner.

Measure P Funds Modernize and Expand GGUSD Schools - Press Release  Digital Journal

In 2016, Measure P was on the Orange County ballot for residents in the Garden Grove Unified School District (GGUSD) boundaries. The bond measure won ...

Find secret apps your teen is hiding on their phone  KESQ

Secret apps can hide photos, texts, even browsing on cell phones and tablets. How can you tell if your teen is using one? Better yet, how can you keep them ...

Outstanding visual arts and film teachers  OCRegister

With Varsity Arts coverage coming to an end, we asked Orange County high school teachers to identify colleagues from their campus or other schools who do ...

Partying In Panties: Snapchat Video of Beaumont High Teacher With Students Led To Arrest: PATCH EXCLUSIVE

Partying In 'Panties': Teacher Cuffed After Video - Banning-Beaumont, CA - Samantha Ciotta was a "good mother," but now she faces felony charges, divorce ...

On Saturday, a rematch will play out in Little Saigon  OCRegister

Phan Anh Nguyen stood on third base. He waited, listened, watched. Crack. Nguyen, 11 at the time, took off. Seconds later, his team – the Capitals – embraced ...

Beaumont Unified Files Suit Against Ex-Teacher Samantha Ciotta  Banning, CA Patch

Beaumont Unified Files Suit Against Ex-Teacher - Banning-Beaumont, CA - A local school district recently sued by a high schooler who had sex with a ...

Palm Desert High Takes First Place in WorldQuest Competition

Palm Desert, CA - The Palm Desert High School team will move on to complete against other high school teams throughout the country.

Teacher Who Had Sex With Student Cuts Deal To Avoid Jail  Banning, CA Patch

'We Are All Human': Teacher Admits To Sex With Boy - Banning-Beaumont, CA - "At the end of the day, we all bleed red- we are all human," Samantha Ciotta ...

Know Your Neighbors: Meet Mike Zorick, a Man Who Didn't Let a Lack of Sight Stop Him From Becoming a Champion  Coachella Valley Independent

He's a champion wrestler, a medal-winning runner and a concert pianist. One other thing about Mike Zorick: He's blind. Zorick, 70, has been an Indio resident ...

Snapshot: The Margaritaville USA Pickleball National Championships Sets Up Shop at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden  Coachella Valley Independent

According to lore, pickleball was invented in 1965. Three friends who lived on Bainbridge Island, off the Seattle coastline, needed a new summer diver...

Two hikers found dead near Amboy Crater | News  Hi-Desert Star

AMBOY — A married couple from Yorba Linda died Saturday, Aug. 12, while trying to hike near the Amboy Crater, where temperatures reached 113 degrees.

Coyote StageWorks receives Shiny Apple Award  The Desert Sun

Palm Springs Unified School District presents Shiny Apple Award to Coyote StageWorks.

Boise State numerical roster countdown 2015: Day 16, Taylor Pope  One Bronco Nation Under God

We're just over two weeks from kickoff and just over two days from the Fall Scrimmage. Dust off your tailgating britches! Since we have 16 days left until the ...

Where are 2017 Orange County vocal music students going to college?  OCRegister

We asked graduating high school seniors to share with us their post-graduation plans for the fall. We heard from 172 vocal music students. Some plan to go to ...

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