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New Vietnamese restaurant Rolls and Grill has healthy and low-cost alternatives to fast food

Melisa Puryear, Reporter

October 4, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Reviews

Six weeks ago, a new Vietnamese restaurant called Rolls and Grill opened in the Ming Plaza shopping strip a few doors down from Ross Dress for Less. It’s a very clean, casual, and balanced eating environment which has bright lighting, spacious seating area with a window ledge table complimented by tall chairs, and pleasant music videos to keep diners entertained. The decor...

Kingsman still funny, but vulgar

Lizette Chavez, Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Reviews

“Kingsman: The Golden Circle” was released in theaters on Sept. 22 to the joy of its sequel asking fans and the chagrin of many critics. The film, lasting 141 minutes and uncut, left much to be desired in the way of characterization of both its new and old characters. This honestly left the viewer wondering what the point of some of the new characters were for, if not just...

The Reneagade Room meets expectation

Lizette Chavez, Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2017

Filed under Reviews

One of my favorite pastimes is trying new food, so most of my precious free time is spent at restaurants or farmer’s markets. I find that experiencing new cuisine is best done with friends, it is fun to look at each other’s faces when taking that first bite, especially when one of you knows how a dish tastes. As a poor college student I obviously cannot (I should say...

‘IT’ intimidates with a great story

‘IT’ intimidates with a great story

Christopher Cocay, Reporter

October 4, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Reviews

“IT: Chapter One” (2017), directed by Andy Muscietti and based on the best-selling novel by Stephen King, has already broke and is still breaking records...

Prequel turns back the clock

Prequel turns back the clock

October 4, 2017

After two years of waiting, it was announced early in June that the prequel “Life is Strange: Before the Storm” was going to be released on Aug. 31...

‘Rick and Morty’ season three keeps up the pace

‘Rick and Morty’ season three keeps up the pace

Megan Fenwick, Social media Editor

September 13, 2017

Filed under Commentary, Opinion, Reviews

The comedic adult cartoon “Rick and Morty” is in the middle of airing its third season and it’s better than it’s ever been. The show’s strength...

New York’s best seller is great

Karla Gutierrez, Reporter

September 11, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Reviews

New York’s best-selling author AJ Mendez Brooks revealed her secret weapon to the world on what led to her success in her book, “Crazy Is My Superpower”. Brooks writes this book in her own point of view and we, the reader, read her life story of when she was 7 years old living in poverty to being 30 years old as successful pro wrestler and author. And throughout this...

Local movie ‘Border Brothers’ Funny but not strong

Local movie ‘Border Brothers’ Funny but not strong

May 4, 2017

Can “Border Brothers” really be compared to Pineapple Express meets the Hangover? Probably in the sense that it deals with marijuana and three male...

‘DAMN’ Kendrick Lamars new album is great

‘DAMN’ Kendrick Lamars new album is great

Mario Saldaña, Digital Content Editor

May 3, 2017

Filed under Reviews, Top Stories

Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar has been on a roll when it comes to albums, even with his recent album that is a whole album of B-sides and tracks that didn’t...

Strapless Bra ready to change the game

Strapless Bra ready to change the game

Fernanda Martinez, Reporter

May 3, 2017

Filed under Reviews

If you have any type of social media account I’m sure you have seen hundreds of videos floating around of this magic, strapless pushup bra. The claimed...

A flop of a charcoal blackhead peel

A flop of a charcoal blackhead peel

May 3, 2017

Let me just preface this by saying: This review may get gross. How could it not? It’s about a face mask touted to remove black heads. The latest craze...

Hit the gym in style with Fabletics

Hit the gym in style with Fabletics

Gaiana Latelers, Reporter

May 3, 2017

Filed under Reviews

The workout attire game is changing. Brands are coming out with their own lines of workout attire, and the competition is getting hot. With Nike releasing...

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