Archive for category: Special Reports

/ January 11, 2012 9:56 pm

Article Transports Mexico City Reader to his Eastern CV Childhood

[Translate]   Coachella Unincorporated welcomes and publishes comments from our readers. We recently received the commentary below in response to Rogelio Montano’s article about growing up in poverty, “In Mecca, Dreams of Utopia” (See link below for article). Although now living in Mexico City, Rogelio’s article took the reader back to his childhood in the nearby rural community of Oasis. Like […]

/ January 5, 2012 1:07 am

Water in Schools

[Translate] Video by Raymond Bondad For East Valley Youth, Sugary Drinks Easier to Come By Than Water Dirty Fountains Main Reason East Valley Youth Don’t Drink Water at School From Soda to Water: One Thermal Family’s Change to a Healthier Lifestyle Giving Up Soda Well Worth the Sacrifice

/ January 5, 2012 1:06 am

Veterans Day for East Valley Vets

[Translate] Veterans Day As a Veteran An East Valley Veteran Family Coachella Veteran Recalls His Vietnam Experience

/ January 5, 2012 1:06 am

Thanksgiving in the East Valley

[Translate] What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving? Click on the links below to see what our Coachella Unincorporated East Valley student reporters are thankful for this Thanksgiving. Gratitude for the Identity of Community Thankful for Charity in the East Valley Thankful for Being an Arab Grateful for Opportunity to Learn Thankful for Bus Transportation in East Valley

/ January 5, 2012 1:05 am

Public Transportation Woes in Eastern Coachella Valley

[Translate] Please read our stories about transportation issues East Valley residents face. Click on each link below for each story. “The Long Trek to School on Public Transportation” is an account from COD student Tony Aguilar, who rode the Sun Bus for one day to see the obstacles he faced getting from his home in rural Thermal to college in […]

/ January 5, 2012 1:04 am

Flying Doctors Make Way to Coachella Valley

[Translate] Video by Raymond Bondad The Love of the Flying Doctors A Leader Among Leaders Photos: The Flying Doctors

/ January 5, 2012 1:02 am

Dr. Oz Visits Coachella

[Translate] * For more of Coachella Unincorporated’s Coverage of Dr. Oz’s Time in Coachella, visit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/coachellauninc/ Video–HealthCorps Launched at Coachella Valley High School Dr. Oz Launches HealthCorps Program in Coachella Dr. Oz’s Message to Coachella Youth