A Taste of Asia

A Taste of Asia

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 22, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

ARCADIA, CA-- Bringing multi-ethnic food and entertainment to nostalgic immigrants and Los Angeles foodies, the 626 Night Market is a high profile night market located in the San Gabriel Valley. The event celebrated its fifth anniversary in 2016, consisting of more food, merchandise, arts, games, and...

Pokémon in Real Life

Pokémon in Real Life

Bryan Moran, Staff Writer
September 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Many people have dreamed of catching Pokemon in real life and now they can, thanks to the most popular app in the U.S, Pokémon Go. In case you don’t know what Pokémon are, they are basically monsters that people capture and use to battle others in the game with powers based on elements like fire a...

Halloween Shopping Boo!-m

Halloween Shopping Boo!-m

Sharon Tran, Editor
September 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

While the heat lingers as we enter the month of September, Halloween is just around the corner. Big-name retail stores, such as Walmart and Target, are already setting up parts of their stores as Halloween corners. However, if one wants to find a greater variety of ghoulish decor and creepy costumes,...

Encouraging Your Need to Read

Encouraging Your Need to Read

Tyra Castro, Editor
May 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Read Across America is an annual program that encourages people to read on March 2nd, the same date as famous children’s writer Dr. Seuss’ birthday. This reading motivation and awareness day was created by the NEA (National Education Association.) Read Across America began on March 2nd, 1998...

Golden Streets

Golden Streets

Francisco Cardoso, Staff Writer
May 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

The Metro has opened up its new Foothill Gold Line extension that runs from Pasadena to Azusa. To celebrate the opening of the new extension, many cities will participate in the 626 Golden Streets, that will hold festivities all along Huntington Dr. on the 26 of June. South Pasadena is the city...

A Date With Obama

A Date With Obama

Leonel Quintana, Staff Writer
May 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

From writer and director Richard Tanne, Southside With You takes a look at the president and his first lady from an unexplored angle, as two lawyers on their first date. The film, produced by John Legend, premiered earlier this year at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival to positive reviews from critics a...

Santa Monica Just Got Brighter

Santa Monica Just Got Brighter

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer
May 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

The infamous Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier has begun to renovate its ever so popular Ferris Wheel to celebrate the park’s 20th birthday celebration on May 26, 2016. The lights on the Ferris Wheel will go dark until May 26, but the ride itself will still be running to entertain locals, to...

Books to Movies, Comparable?

Books to Movies, Comparable?

Julissa Jimenez, Editor
May 25, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

It's the age old question, should we compare books to their movie/T.V. adaptations? The answer over the years it has been mixed; some believe that the book and their movie counterparts should be held separately from one another and others say the movie should be as faithful to book as possible. So...

Call of Duty Shipment Countdown: Will It Be a Crash?

Call of Duty Shipment Countdown: Will It Be a Crash?

Edward Ponce, Staff Writer
May 19, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

Call of Duty fanboys will be pleased to hear that Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare will certainly be making its way back into the current generation. After recent years of the franchise, Call of Duty enthusiasts have seen a decline in the series as the game continues to evolve around the future and...

Another Clash Craze

Another Clash Craze

Damian Preciado, Staff Writer
April 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

From the makers of the popular mobile games Clash of Clans and Boom Beach, the mobile game giant Supercell has recently released their newest title: Clash Royale. Chances are you’ve probably tried one of their games, or at least know someone who has, so you might be familiar with the type of gam...

King Kendrick Returns, Drops “untitled unmastered”

King Kendrick Returns, Drops “untitled unmastered”

Cesar Arevalo, Editor
March 20, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

 Kendrick Lamar followed up his wildly successful sophomore album, To Pimp a Butterfly (TPAB), with a collection of raw tracks. The album, untitled unmastered, features songs that he performed on shows like The Colbert Report and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, as well as tracks that didn’t make it ...

Potterheads Rejoice

Potterheads Rejoice

Andres, Editor
March 20, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

 There is a whole new world opening up at Universal Studios Hollywood! The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will hold its grand opening on April 7th after two and a half years of construction. The whole project had been estimated to cost $500 million. This number includes upgrades to the surrounding a...

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