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Los Rios Police Department heads donation drive

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

December 8, 2014

Filed under Most Recent, News

The Los Rios Police Department is getting into the holiday spirit by teaming up with the Sacramento Food Bank and Family Services to help our local community in the Spirit of Giving Drive. Food and clothing donations will be accepted until Jan. 31. If any student wants to donate nonperishable foods and new or slightly used clot...

Romantic film goes beyond the romance and the cliches

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

November 20, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Most Recent, Reviews

Romantic, comical, tear-jerker and dramatic; these are all words I would use to describe the new romance movie “Beyond the Lights.” “Beyond the Lights” was written and directed by Love & Basketball’s Gina Prince-Bythewood and was released on Nov. 14. It follows the life of Noni Jean, played by Gugu Mbath...

To shave or not to shave?

To shave or not to shave?

October 30, 2014

She Said: When it comes to looks, image and appearance leave a major impression. For girls, we have a variety of ways to m...

Is ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ new romance or just fancy porn?

Is ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ new romance or just fancy porn?

October 20, 2014

She Said: British author E.L. James opened the door to a whole new level of romance when she introduced us to a bondage and domi...

Virginity: Is it a big deal or not?

Virginity: Is it a big deal or not?

October 5, 2014

She Said: Awkward sex talks with your parents, complicated love lives, sexually active friends and the p...

Update: Parking lot delays arise as campus construction continues

Update: Parking lot delays arise as campus construction continues

October 1, 2014

UPDATE 10/01: Originally scheduled to reopen in mid-September, Sept. 19 to be exact, parking lot F ha...

Are soulmates fantasy or reality?

Are soulmates fantasy or reality?

September 19, 2014

She Said If you believe in love, then you believe in soulmates. You are some time in your life going to meet ...

Text2Quit: How text messaging can help kick the habit

Text2Quit: How text messaging can help kick the habit

September 13, 2014

Smoking tobacco is one of the leading addictions in today’s world and there have been a variety of...

CRC uses solar power to go green

CRC uses solar power to go green

May 7, 2014

Cosumnes River College has recently had new and exciting projects, and with new technological developments,...

New cafeteria partnership highlights nutrition for students

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

March 31, 2014

Filed under Features, Food

Cosumnes River College prides itself in all aspects of its campus, however, a new and exciting development has made CRC’s cafeteria a place where health and nutrition are now in the palm of your own hands. CRC Dining has partnered with MyFitnessPal, making CRC’s dining nutrition information available via app, according ...

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...

Methodist churches show level of acceptance to gay community

Jelina Cortero, Staff Writer

March 11, 2014

Filed under Forum, Opinion

For years, members of the gay and lesbian community have been fighting for their right to marry their significant others, but because of the religious views of the church, the right to a same-sex marriage has been a constant battle. But not anymore. Thirty Methodist churches have taken their stand against the rights that...

Putting the sex in education

Putting the sex in education

February 7, 2014

Cosumnes River College prides itself on trying to provide students the best overall education among Califo...

New research shows perils of mixing drinks, CRC students and faculty react

New research shows perils of mixing drinks, CRC students and faculty react

February 7, 2014

Monster, Rockstar and RedBull are well known energy drinks and have become a common staple in the lives...

Disney makes right move with lesbian couple

February 1, 2014

Disney Channel made history and headlines on Jan. 26 when it debuted its first lesbian couple on the ...

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