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How To: Giving thanks while on a budget

Camille Caulk, Staff Writer

November 17, 2013

Filed under Features

We’re all aware holiday gatherings can be expensive, well what if I told you that you could do a Thanksgiving dinner for two for under $20, with plenty of leftovers. Sounds impractical right? Wrong! Without missing out on any of the traditional Thanksgiving favorites, I can show you how to collect the necessary items to p...

‘Ghosts’ doesn’t disappoint, flies off shelves

‘Ghosts’ doesn’t disappoint, flies off shelves

November 17, 2013

That’s right ladies and gents; it’s that time of the year again. No, I am not talking about gettin...

Jazz music and family at center of ‘Side Man’

Jazz music and family at center of ‘Side Man’

November 16, 2013

As the lights went down in the Black Box Theater, a crowded audience waited for the opening scene of the...

Marvel’s newest movie opens the world of Asgard and beyond

Marvel’s newest movie opens the world of Asgard and beyond

November 16, 2013

It’s November and the eighth entry to the Marvel Cinematic Universe franchise, “Thor: The Dark Wor...

From here to Jakarta: Former student’s photographic world-spanning journey

From here to Jakarta: Former student’s photographic world-spanning journey

November 16, 2013

There was chaos on the streets as bullets flew through the air, right into the Leopold Café killing at l...

Put down the burger and pick up a pan: How-to eat on a budget

Put down the burger and pick up a pan: How-to eat on a budget

November 9, 2013

With tight budgets and hectic schedules, many students substitute fast food or what happens to be served...

Now that ‘Machete Kills,’ viewers are left wanting more

Now that ‘Machete Kills,’ viewers are left wanting more

November 9, 2013

Robert Rodriguez gave us another entry to his “Machete” series and while it’s a fun movie, does ...

Breakout writer’s debut channels J.K. Rowling

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

November 5, 2013

Filed under Features, Reviews

When it comes to many of the big novels or series that people are familiar with, from the stone halls of Hogwarts in “Harry Potter” or even the vast works of Stephen King, the one thing they have in common is imagery. A story is nothing but an interconnected set of words when you break it down. Those words can be entertaini...

Students learn failure can be positive

Students learn failure can be positive

Brusly Voong, Staff Writer

November 3, 2013

Filed under Campus Life, Features

The Orchard room at Cosumnes River College on Oct. 25 was alive and well as a full crowd was on hand ...

Restaurant serves up great meals for fair price

Restaurant serves up great meals for fair price

November 3, 2013

Looking for great and inexpensive Middle Eastern food with an American flair? Then Kabob and Gyro Gri...

Grandpa behaves badly in newest ‘Jackass’ movie

Grandpa behaves badly in newest ‘Jackass’ movie

November 2, 2013

Johnny Knoxville, the creators of the MTV franchise “Jackass” along with Paramount Pictures are back at ...

Five crazy California laws that exist

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

October 31, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

All laws obtained here.   Eureka: Men who wear moustaches are forbidden from kissing women. Fresno: No one may annoy a lizard in a city park. Portola: One may not allow his or her dog to chase a squirrel in the summer. San Francisco: Prohibits elephants from strolling down Market Street unless they are on a leash. L...

Student president has a vision for campus

Student president has a vision for campus

October 21, 2013

Leadership is a quality that can’t always be quantified within any one person, but it is the sort ...

Costumes on a budget

Costumes on a budget

October 18, 2013

If the prospect of an extended U.S. government shutdown causing the nation to default on its foreign ...

3-D space thriller ‘Gravity’ takes audience to new heights

3-D space thriller ‘Gravity’ takes audience to new heights

October 18, 2013

If you’ve ever considered being an astronaut or space buccaneer, “Gravity” might just be your kind...

How to include super foods into your daily diet

Scott Redmond, Staff Writer

October 18, 2013

Filed under Campus Life, Features

Adding just a few vegetables, nuts and other foods to your daily diet can improve all aspects of your health, according to a flyer from the “Eat this, not that” workshop on Sept. 27. Nutrition professor Timaree Hagenburger and students led a workshop on preparing nutrition packed foods known as super foods to teach stude...

‘Trepidation Nation’ production sheds light on phobias

‘Trepidation Nation’ production sheds light on phobias

October 18, 2013

With haunted houses and costume parties hosted throughout the month, October is often viewed as a time to...

Netflix show offers glimpse into prison life for women

October 18, 2013

Netflix won its first Emmy on Sept. 22 with its highly-acclaimed series “House of Cards,” but another ...

Drake’s album takes new direction, rapper loses replay value

Drake’s album takes new direction, rapper loses replay value

October 17, 2013

Drake’s new album, “Nothing Was the Same,” released on Sept. 20, doesn’t have a distinct gen...

‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ takes on ‘Saints Row 4’ in a head to head showdown

‘Grand Theft Auto 5’ takes on ‘Saints Row 4’ in a head to head showdown

October 13, 2013

“Grand Theft Auto V,” one of the most hyped games to come out in recent memory, has some competi...

Making movies is not Metallica’s forte

October 13, 2013

Raucous Metallica fans sporting denim jackets, concert tees, tattoos and long hair filled the sold out...

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