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Blackwater Comic Review

Blackwater Comic Review

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


Filed under A&E

The internet has become a platform for many upcoming artists, to not only showcase their talents but also their creations. There a lot of good webcomics out there, but Blackwater is what currently caught my eye. The story centers around two boys, with conflicting personalities, Eli Hirsch and Tony...

Superstition Review

Superstition Review

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under A&E

Superstition premiered September 20 on the SyFy channel and it needs some work, but it’s interesting. The show takes place in The show takes place in small-town La Rochelle in Georgia where main character Calvin Hastings, played by Brad James, comes back home after spending 16 years of serving in...

American Vandal: A True-Crime Satire

American Vandal: A True-Crime Satire

Anthony Moreno

October 12, 2017


Filed under A&E

Netflix released a new series on its streaming platform: American Vandal. The series is a satire comedy that takes cues from many true-crime drama television shows. One of the most notable shows that American Vandal imitates is another hit Netflix series that took the country by storm: Making a Murderer....

The Magic School Bus Rides Again and It’s a Mixed Bag

The Magic School Bus Rides Again and It’s a Mixed Bag

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under A&E

When watching a piece of media that’s been remade for a newer audience, it’s always important to go in with a fresh mindset. With that being said, Netflix’s The Magic School Bus Rides Again premiered September 29 and it’s rollercoaster of emotions for its viewers, especially for those who gr...

Ghost Wars Review

Ghost Wars Review

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under A&E

Ghost Wars premiered on the SYFY channel October 5 and it’s okay, for the most part. The show centers around town outcast Roman Mercer, played by Avan Jogia, who attempts to leave the remote Alaska town for a new start where he doesn’t stand out for his unusual gifts. Unfortunately for him, an...

Miley Cyrus ‘Younger Now’ Album Review

Miley Cyrus ‘Younger Now’ Album Review

Anthony Moreno, Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Top Stories

Miley Cyrus just released her sixth studio album on Friday. 'Younger Now' has a country pop feel and is definitely a departure from all past iterations of Cyrus. We all know Miley Cyrus as Hannah Montana. The hit Disney series went for four seasons and spawned a music superstar. After Hannah Montana...

Channel Zero: No-End House Review

Channel Zero: No-End House Review
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Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Syfy came out with the idea to adapt short online horror stories, known as creepypastas, into full fledge seasons for a show called Channel Zero. Last year it aired its first season and tackled Kris Straub’s Candle Cove, this season Syfy is bringing Brian Alan Russell’s No-End House to life and so...

Roadrunner Sports Update

Roadrunner Sports Update

Ignacio Cervantes, Contributor

September 14, 2017


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

On Wednesday, both Roadrunner water polo teams fell to Chaffey College at Rio Hondo’s Aquatic Center. The men’s team came close to victory but the Panthers prevailed 9-11. The women’s side fell 4-8 in each team’s first conference matchup. The Lady Roadrunners will have a week until their next match whi...

Game of Thrones Season 7 Comes to an End; Are You Caught Up?

Game of Thrones Season 7 Comes to an End; Are You Caught Up?

Estephany Rodriguez, Staff Writer

August 31, 2017


Filed under A&E, Top Stories

What a breathtaking 7 season finale of Game of Thrones! If you have not watched it...what are you waiting for!? I won't spoil the ending of the season for those who have not watched it yet. I do want to share with all the new viewers, who have yet to even start the show for the very first time, that...

Killing a Whitewasher : Ghost in the shell

Killing a Whitewasher : Ghost in the shell

Noah Garcia, Opinion Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It’s always satisfying to find meaning in a film, especially when you had no preconceived notions  going into it. After watching the film Ghost in the Shell, I had my own personal realization about the film that I didn’t expect. This is the type of film which is crafted to be visually stunning but lac...

Nintendo Switch Breakdown

Nintendo Switch Breakdown

Danny Celiz, Podcast Manager

March 15, 2017


Filed under A&E

In November of 2012, Nintendo released the successor to the Wii called the Wii U. The Wii U is the first Nintendo console to support HD graphics alongside debut titles like “Splatoon” and “Super Mario Maker” in conjunction with sequel titles like “Super Smash Brother 4” and “Bayonetta...

Mysterium Theater’s presentation of ‘The Music Man’ is colorful whimsy

Mysterium Theater’s presentation of ‘The Music Man’ is colorful whimsy

Diego Crespo, Editor-in-chief

June 29, 2016


Filed under A&E

Directed by Rio Hondo's own John Francis, "The Music Man" is a charming musical playing at the La Habra Depot Playhouse. When "Professor" Harold Hill comes to town to run a game over the people of River City, he devotes himself to finding out as much about the town's people as possible. Along the way...

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