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Rio Hondo College and Cerritos College to co-host traditional Chinese performance

March 13, 2013
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By Jesus Soriano and Lady Tellez   Rio Hondo College and Cerritos College will be co-hosting a Dagu international cultural performance in partnership with the San Diego State University Confucius Institute. The performance of traditional Chinese operatic storytelling and story-singing is free...

International Photographer comes to RHC

Michelle Torres, Staff Writer
March 4, 2013
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Rio Hondo College will be presenting photographer Kelly Barrie March 7 to April 18 from nine o’ clock in the morning to three in the afternoon, and with afternoon hours six o’ clock to nine. The admission will be at no cost as any other Cultural Event offered by RHC. The Art Gallery will follow...

Hillcrest Festival

Robert Sanchez, Staff Writer
February 27, 2013
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by Robert Sanchez La Habra Heights - From ceramics, to jewelry, to even less traditional forms of art. The Hillcrest Congressional Church annually holds the Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts, allowing individuals to submit, view, buy and sell artwork of various styles. For the fifty-third year in a row, H...

Zine Fest

Alex Sandavol, Staff Writer
February 27, 2013
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by Alex Sandoval Last year's LA Zine Fest was held in the second floor of The Last Bookstore located in Downtown Los Angeles off of 5th and Spring street. the parking was bad and hard to come by but the isles and isles of zines and comics more than made up for the trek there. This year the LA Zine...

Faculty Recital

Gabriel Sanguino, Staff Writer
February 27, 2013
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by Gabriel Sanguino This past Thursday the ‘Division of Arts and Cultural Program’ held a Faculty Recital in Rio Hondo’s Wray Theatre. The event featured Michael Lasserre playing alto saxophone and Jannine Livingston playing the piano. The musicians began the recital with three pieces by Benedett...

’21 & Over’ Movie Review

Lady Tellez, Staff Writer
February 27, 2013
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The writers of ‘The Hangover’ have done it again. The movie stars Justin Chon as Jeff Chang, a good student who always seems to do as he is told. It is his 21 birthday, and has no interest to party. Due to the fact that he has an important medical school interview early the next morning. His t...

‘Snitch’ Movie Review

Miguel Herrera, Staff Writer
February 27, 2013
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How far will a father go for his son? A question that runs trough your mind as you sit and watch ‘Snitch’. Dwayne Johnson, also known as “The Rock,” plays the main protagonist, John Matthews. Mathews a relentless father who ensures that his son does not fall victim to his own convictions....

A Night with the Stars

Steven Ward, Opinion Editor
February 27, 2013
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by Steven Ward The jokes were crude; the jabs were humorously cringe-worthy; the performances and guest appearances were nostalgically awe-inspiring; and there was no shortage of glamour with the star-studded attendees. In every sense of the connotative meaning of the word, the 85th annual Oscars was...

Magic Castle makes Rio magic

Steven Ward, Staff Writer
February 13, 2013
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The Campus Inn Theatre was filled to the brim last weekend with students, parents, siblings, and friends who were fortunate enough to be apart of a mystical and family-friendly evening magic show that went on for close to two hours Sunday night. With performers ranging from young award-winning magicians...

Disney’s Very First Valentines Celebration

Disney’s Very First Valentines Celebration

Krystyn Bristol
February 11, 2013
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Valentines week is quickly approaching, and many people are still clueless as of how they are going to celebrate. For those couples whom are Disney fans or annual pass holders like myself, the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim is having a special, limited-edition celebration. For the first time in Disneyland...

SAG: A Movie Year in Review

Steven Ward, Staff
February 4, 2013
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The results are in and the little golden man has been awarded to its worthy recipients. Last Sunday, Jan. 27, marked the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild award show and the ceremony was not without its share of surprises. Among much talk was Ben Affleck's production "Argo" which managed to upend the...

Liam Neeson returns

Joleen Yep, Staff Writer
November 15, 2012
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In the new Fall movie "Taken 2," directed by Oliver Megaton and staring Liam Neeson, the veteran actor reprises his role as Brian Mills, the ex-CIA agent who saved his daughter from human-traffickers in the first film, which is simply titled "Taken." In this film, Mills travels out to Istanbul...

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