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Adidas, Bape, and Undefeated slated to release collaboration

Adidas, Bape, and Undefeated slated to release collaboration

Elder Hinojosa, Staff Writer
October 4
Filed under Lifestyles

Adidas, A Bathing Ape, and Undefeated are back at it again with an exclusive collaboration slated for a fall release. For the second time, the three street wear companies will be collaborating on the classic Superstar 80v for the Adidas Consortium, for Autumn 2015. The second coming of the Bape...

Grape Seed Oil? Oily Face? What?!

Grape Seed Oil? Oily Face? What?!

Christopher Ly, Staff Writer
September 26
Filed under Lifestyles

Ever heard of grape seed oil?, me neither. Not for a long time until I read about it recently. It was this year through beauty blogs, which I stumbled upon it while looking through the various facial oils that were present on the website, totalbeauty.com where I found it. The reason why I happened...

Porto’s Bakery & Café is the local home away from home

Maria Martinez, Staff Writer
September 25
Filed under Lifestyles

Rosa Porto, a talented cake maker was the one who established Porto's Bakery & Cafe and brought it from Cuba to California. Customers have traveled from all over, just to have a taste of their legendary potato balls, cheese rolls, red velvet cupcakes and the list goes on and on. Many years...

DIY Face Mask & Lip Scrub

DIY Face Mask & Lip Scrub

Corrin Jimenez, Staff Writer
September 25
Filed under Lifestyles

For those of you who love treating your skin you’re going to love these easy DIY recipes. Buying face products in stores nowadays can sometimes be expensive and if you love organic products such as the ones sold at Lush or the Body Shop you can learn how to make your own similar products by using th...

Restaurant Review: Bizarra Capital

Restaurant Review: Bizarra Capital

Corrin Jimenez, Staff Writer
September 20
Filed under Lifestyles

For those of you who love Mexican food a gem is located right in the heart of Uptown Whittier. Bizarra Capital offers traditional tasting Mexican food with a twist. Bizarra Capital is set in a lowkey location with a nice and simple ambience that really has its food speaking for itself. They off...

Starbucks Seasonal Drinks Reviews

Starbucks Seasonal Drinks Reviews

Pete Escobar, Staff Writer
September 20
Filed under Lifestyles

It is fall, and that means it is time for Starbucks to start releasing their specialty seasonal drinks. These include the Salted Caramel Mocha, the Pumpkin Spiced Latte, and the Cinnamon Chai Tea Latte. There are some different ways one could order these drinks, but me and a few peers savored the...

Starbucks’ new business model turns ‘Coffee Culture’ upside down

Starbucks’ new business model turns ‘Coffee Culture’ upside down

Armand Santos, Staff Writer
September 19
Filed under Lifestyles, Top Stories

The term "Coffee Culture" denotes the social atmosphere that has traditionally surrounded the consumption of coffee. The perception of coffeehouses as social hubs where news, information, and ideas were exchanged has existed since 14th century Turkey, where the first coffeehouses are believed to have orig...

Get Clear Skin Even Under Stress

Get Clear Skin Even Under Stress

Jazmin Gonzalez, Staff Writer
September 14
Filed under Lifestyles

Now that school has started that means so has stress. Trying to get into classes, homework, financial aid, and even work before or after school can be very stressful. With stress comes acne and that can lower a student’s self-esteem when they have to present a project or talk to other students. ...

Eating Healthier Makes it Easy to Focus

Eating Healthier Makes it Easy to Focus

Jazmin Gonzalez, Staff Writer
September 14
Filed under Lifestyles

Now that school has started some students may be too busy with classes, homework, and maybe even work to actually get a good meal in during the day. Students usually just go for snacks that aren’t really good for them like chips, candy, soda and energy drinks. We students do this just to have s...

Rio Hondo College Club Spotlight: Alpha Gamma Sigma

Rio Hondo College Club Spotlight: Alpha Gamma Sigma

Armand Santos, Staff Writer
September 14
Filed under Lifestyles

" “Add Good Character, Knowledge and Judgement.” This is the motto of Alpha Gamma Sigma (AGS), the California Community College Honor Society. Those three specific Greek letters were selected as the name of the organization because they are the initials of the three words that come closest to t...

A Skateboarder’s Home Away From ‘Home’

A Skateboarder’s Home Away From ‘Home’

Pete Escobar, Staff Writer
September 13
Filed under Lifestyles

When people think of home, most think of the place we return to, to take it easy after a long day of school or work, but for the skateboarder, home for some is only half a mile away from their residence. This second home is the local skate-park. Skateboarders have a hard time when it come...

Back to School Tips for a Successful Semester

Back to School Tips for a Successful Semester

Maria Martinez, Staff Writer
September 10
Filed under Lifestyles

Summer is officially over and it is time for us to get back to our school routine. The first few weeks can be hectic, looking for parking, trying to find classes, and most importantly making sure to eat breakfast. It’s also important to have the right school supplies. Here are tips to help everyone get ...

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