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All pain and little gain comes with fashion choice

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

March 22, 2014

Filed under Features

Women are constantly trying to find new ways to gain an image boost in choosing outfits, especially when it comes to fitting better into their favorite clothes. However, new studies have doctors warning women about the dangers of wearing shapewear, such as corsets and spanx, under their clothes on a daily basis. The same st...

Balancing the books and your bank account

Balancing the books and your bank account

March 19, 2014

College can be an expensive endeavor, which is something that a lot of Cosumnes River College students...

VITA on campus offers free tax support

Damon Hickman, Staff Writer

March 16, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Lower-income families and individuals are being offered the opportunity to receive free tax assistance, provided by the accounting department at Cosumnes River College. The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, being led this semester by accounting professor Allison Hamaker, started providing free tax assistance on Feb....

Wizard World Comic Convention comes to Sacramento

Wizard World Comic Convention comes to Sacramento

March 16, 2014

At first glance, one would probably not place the label of geek or nerd upon 23-year-old Katherine Ze...

Does size matter?

Does size matter?

February 28, 2014

She Said It’s no secret that women like big things. Big diamonds, big heels, big bank accounts, and...

For season two, Netflix builds an even bigger ‘House of Cards’

For season two, Netflix builds an even bigger ‘House of Cards’

February 25, 2014

With the tagline “hunt or be hunted” followed by a sinister sounding “welcome back” spoken by...

How to stay in shape on a budget

How to stay in shape on a budget

February 25, 2014

We’re all aware of the need to live a healthier lifestyle, but there are so many options and it can b...

Healthy habits can help in avoiding flu

Healthy habits can help in avoiding flu

February 14, 2014

It’s that time of the year again, where the excitement of the holidays is long gone and the inevitab...

Is flirting through technology cheating?

Is flirting through technology cheating?

February 13, 2014

She Said: Social media has become a very big part of the lives of Americans. For a lot of us, almost ev...

Cheap Eats: Best burgers for your buck

Cheap Eats: Best burgers for your buck

February 12, 2014

Craving a burger that will tame your taste buds, but stuck with a budget that leaves you craving more?...

Film opens up on touchy topic of racism

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

February 7, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features

The Social Responsibility Committee held their first film showing of five called “Mirrors of Privilege,” to inform students about the truth of racism on Thursday. Over 40 seats were set up around the music room and almost every single one was filled. Sandra Carter, a member of the SRC, handed students a flier presenting the re...

Ten places that are must-goes in Sacramento

Ten places that are must-goes in Sacramento

February 7, 2014

Sacramentans complain that except for shopping and going to the movies, there is not much to do here...

Making ends meet: Textbook Edition

Making ends meet: Textbook Edition

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

January 31, 2014

Filed under Campus Life, Features

The winter holidays have passed, along with the decision making on what gifts to give, where to vacation a...

Film brings the ’60s folk music scene to the big screen

Film brings the ’60s folk music scene to the big screen

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

January 27, 2014

Filed under Features, Reviews

When the weather is cold and the holiday season rolls around, Oscar season begins and various movies b...

Patrons given poor service, food at Original Mike’s Diner

Elizabeth Witt, Staff Writer

December 11, 2013

Filed under Features, Food

I’ve always loved 50s-style diners. Colorful booths, classic artwork and sweet music always gives me that savory, nostalgic feeling. Restaurants like Johnny Rocket’s or The Original Mel’s have that great classic American atmosphere and have pretty good choices in American foods as well. About 10 minutes from campus is a sm...

Local bar and grill boasts good food and atmosphere

Amari Gaffney, Staff Writer

December 10, 2013

Filed under Features, Food

About 10 minutes away from campus there is a little honeycomb hideout with good food and excellent service. Located on Sheldon Road and Elk Grove Blvd, the Sheldon Bar and Grill provides students with an easy “food away” in a quiet area. When you first walk in there is a presidential style podium with a more than friendly hostess...

Michael J. Fox returns to television, proves laughter is the best medicine

Michael J. Fox returns to television, proves laughter is the best medicine

December 9, 2013

It’s always said that if a person can’t laugh at themselves, how can they laugh at anyone else? When i...

Which artist comes out on top as reigning queen of pop?

Darren Allen, Staff Writer

December 9, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Pop artists Lady Gaga, Katy Perry and Miley Cyrus have recently released albums, sparking a competition between the ladies. While they display their different styles and wardrobes, their music is what will finalize the decision between who is the most talented popstar. Lady Gaga’s new album, “Artpop,” is a bizarre take on ele...

CRC photographers capture scenes from couples’ big day

CRC photographers capture scenes from couples’ big day

Zach Hannigan, Staff Writer

November 25, 2013

Filed under Campus Life, Features, Sex and Relationships, Top Stories

In the dimly-lit Chapel of Sacramento’s Westminster Presbyterian Church, Chad Gianotti, wearing a bl...

MESA: Field specific program allows students to network and learn

MESA: Field specific program allows students to network and learn

Emanuel Espinoza, Staff Writer

November 17, 2013

Filed under Features, Profiles

Students majoring in engineering, mathematics and science have a place on campus that can help them pr...

Sacramento’s music scene is celebrated and awarded during annual event

Sacramento’s music scene is celebrated and awarded during annual event

November 17, 2013

With an electrifying atmosphere that rumbled the body and deafening music that stunned the eardrums, th...

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