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Two suspects charged in death of Juan Carlos Hernández
By Juan Miranda November 24, 2020

Two people were charged in the killing of Juan Carlos Hernández, whose remains were found Sunday, Nov. 15, after missing for nearly two months. Ethan Kedar Astaphan, 27, and Sonita Heng, 20, appeared...

El Camino College continues their partnership with Filipino American student support program
By Maria Cornejo November 24, 2020

In an effort to aid Filipino American students through their educational journeys, El Camino College will continue their partnership with a student support program from the University of California, Los...

Racial equity initiative efforts highlighted during Board of Trustees meeting
By Walter Jay Jr. November 21, 2020

Several initiatives that El Camino College has hosted over the fall semester to support racial equity on campus were presented to the Board of Trustees. Still, some remained apprehensive regarding the...

A vigil was held for Juan Carlos Hernández, in Martin Luther King Jr. park on Sunday, Oct. 4. Juan Carlos Hernández went missing on Sept. 22, last seen by a coworker as he got off his work shift. Guests from all walks of Juan’s life were invited as a testament and reminder that the search for him will not stop. (Jaime Solis/ The Union)
Body of missing student found, 2 suspects arrested
By Jeniffer Torres November 20, 2020

The body of Juan Carlos Hernández, a missing student from El Camino College, was found Sunday, Nov. 15, buried in a shallow grave off Interstate 15 near Barstow. The Los Angeles Police Department...

Recent Arts Stories

Theater Department pushes through in an online environment

October 25, 2020

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Juan Carlos Hernández, a part-time engineering student at El Camino College, has been missing since late evening Tuesday, Sept. 22. In honor of his birthday, his family decided to give back to the community on Thursday, Oct 15, setting up tents on the corner of San Pedro Street and Seventh street in downtown Los Angeles to distribute some food and toiletries to the homeless residents of nearby Skid Row. Image taken Thursday, Oct. 15. (Jaime Solis/ The Union)
As family honors missing student, questions arise on law enforcement, elected officials
By Juan Miranda and Jeniffer Torres October 21, 2020

For roughly one month, family and friends of Juan Carlos Hernández, a missing engineering student, have been looking for him with few leads...

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Recent Opinion Stories

Letter to the Editor: A response to “Forensics team sweeps competition at virtual debate tournaments”

November 15, 2020

The anxiety attack that changed my life

November 4, 2020

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