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'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...

A grilled turkey panini accompanied by a bowl of vegetable minestrone soup from Bravo's Soup and Sandwich Shoppe.

Local restaurant offers great food at a reasonable price

October 13, 2013

Less than 10 minutes from campus sits an easy to miss restaurant that brings more than good food to the ...

Crowds lined up at the Big Wheels vehicle event to get a better look at the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile.  The 27-foot giant made its first appearance in the area at the event held at the Elk Grove Franklin Library on Sept. 2

Elk Grove library features more than books

October 5, 2013

One would normally find the parking lot of a library to be filled with your everyday, ordinary cars, but th...

Jeanne Calamar assists Sam Seaikawa, 79, with an exercise during her adapted physical education class on Sept. 27.

Professor inspires students, staff and faculty

October 5, 2013

Having a friendly demeanor, an obvious passion to help students and a sense of humor throughout class while ...

Sharing is only a few seconds away with phone app

The mascot of Snapchat, Ghostface Chillah, is pictured on the phone icon and website for the app.

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

September 25, 2013

Sending a picture to one of your friends can sometimes be cumbersome. You have to click on the photo,...

Coming full circle

Economics professor Amy Leung lectures her microeconomics class on Sept. 13.

Emily Collins, Staff Writer

September 24, 2013

Starting a new position can sometimes be intimidating; becoming familiar with your surroundings, co-w...

BJ's Restaurant and Brewhouse lights up the corner of Laguna Boulevard and Laguna Springs Drive on Sept. 18.

Restaurant offers good atmosphere, average food

September 20, 2013

Though I'll admit that my expectations of BJ's Brewhouse were fairly low because, generally speaking, I'm not mu...

Clarisse, daughter of Ares, returns to camp with the Golden Fleece along with Percy and Annabeth. The camp surrounds them, awestruck at the proof of their dangerous quest being completed.

‘Percy Jackson,’ the one quest wonder

September 19, 2013

Being a demigod and the son of Poseidon isn't exactly all it's cracked up to be. "With great power comes ...

Spivia (right) and Yvonne (left) Manning sit in the shade and sell their produce at the Elk Grove Farmers Market on Aug. 31.

Elk Grove Farmers Market provides fresh fruit and more for the community

September 6, 2013

With the rear hatch popped, they sat quietly together in the back of their jeep. There was a week’s w...

History comes alive in star-studded cast

History comes alive in star-studded cast

August 26, 2013

As the time of summer blockbusters full of action stars and more explosions than you can really count...

No more hangovers as crude comedy trilogy takes a final bow

No more hangovers as crude comedy trilogy takes a final bow

May 29, 2013

After four years and three movies full of debauchery, more nudity than you can shake a fist at and t...

Professor finds joy in teaching through psychology

Professor finds joy in teaching through psychology

Courtney Rich, [email protected]

May 17, 2013

One of the many jobs in life that go without major recognition, is that of a teacher. The often underr...

Food trucks descend upon Elk Grove monthly for a unique dining experience

Food trucks descend upon Elk Grove monthly for a unique dining experience

May 12, 2013

Anyone who happened to be walking around the Old Elk Grove area on May 1. probably would have seen th...

Anthropology department seeks to make education fun and exciting

Anthropology department seeks to make education fun and exciting

May 12, 2013

Attendance has shown that anthropology is a popular class to take for fulfilling general education requirements....

Henna, metalworks and prayer rugs spotlight Islamic Art at campus exhibit

Henna, metalworks and prayer rugs spotlight Islamic Art at campus exhibit

May 12, 2013

Students and staff of all faiths trickled in and out of the Orchard room to admire modern and decades-...

Vet Tech event brings more than just animals to homes, but awareness as well

Vet Tech event brings more than just animals to homes, but awareness as well

May 10, 2013

Rays of sunshine beat down on the north soccer fields of Cosumnes River College on April 28 as Odin r...

Iron Man blasts into theaters with a lot of hype

Iron Man blasts into theaters with a lot of hype

May 9, 2013

The wealthy and witty Tony Stark and his iron suits blast into box offices for the third time in Iron...

‘Gears of War’ prequel campaign stumbles and falters, but multiplayer saves game in the end

‘Gears of War’ prequel campaign stumbles and falters, but multiplayer saves game in the end

April 27, 2013

“Gears of War: Judgment,” which launched on March 19 is the first game in the series developed by...

Risky lifestyles and apps go hand in hand

Risky lifestyles and apps go hand in hand

April 26, 2013

Life is full of risks and choices that have to be made without knowing the outcomes, but technology has...

Local teacher brings new alternative for Elk Grove youths

Local teacher brings new alternative for Elk Grove youths

Scott Redmond & Oswaldo Guzman, Connection Staff

April 25, 2013

Finding activities that don't cost an arm and leg is a constant quest for the stereotypical broke college...

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