Monday, September 26, 2022

Constructing efficiency

An examination of the enregy program in the Los Angeles Community College District

We Are Heroes

Story by Lorrie Reyes Photos by Jose Romero Traveling from around the world, these girls teamed up in Los Angeles to create the dance crew "We Are Heroes"   MTV's Americas best dance crew winners " We are heroes" pose for photos in the digital dark room studio at Pierce College Woodland Hills Calif. Thursday April 19, 2012. Photo: Jose Romero Having the word...

‘Kings’ more laugh than drama

Street Kings is another crime drama, blockbuster-wannabe that will make you laugh, even if it is unintentionally. The film has an all-star cast featuring Keanu Reeves, Forest Whitaker, Hugh Laurie, Chris Evans, and two famous musicians well-known in the hip-hop scene: Common and The Game.

Charity in Chains

Story by Samantha Williams Photos by Joe Kukuczka Rockstar Mike Inez continues to give back to the community   Alice in Chains bassist Mike Inez poses with one of his bass guitars in one of their practice studios in Arleta, Calif. April 4, 2012. Photo: Joe Kukuczka   Rock stars are adored across the globe for their fame, riches and ability to entertain. Alice in...

Juggling Act

Imagine being late for class in the morning: you've misplaced your notebook, your coffee is cold, you stayed up all night typing a paper and your keys have pulled a disappearing act. Now imagine your child following you around the house that same morning as you frantically try to pack a diaper bag, comb sticky hair, find a favorite lost toy and retie tiny shoes for what seems like the hundredth time.

Out of the dark into the blacklight

He woke up the next morning, guilt-ridden with the thought of what happened the night before. He couldn't believe he had the capability to physically attack someone, let alone his friend.

A letter from the editor

Seven years ago, I was a student at New York University. I decided to take a semester off to work, only to be in a major car accident that sent me to physical therapy to learn to walk again instead of back to class for the fall. After two more years, I finally decided to move back to California, since I could afford to go back to school in the more accessible California community college system.

Arrica Rose

Video: Kyle Bracewell Photos: Gil Riego, Jr. and Jared Iorio

The San Fernando Mall

Adrian Sanchez-Gonzalez


As the sun begins to set at Pierce College's John Shepard Stadium a whistle blows and the powerful sound of a pointy cleat kicking brown leather sends dozens of players to various destinations. Within seconds, they rush the field and the sound of colliding plastic shoulder pads and helmets, the grunting and heaving of players showing aggression create a football battlefield - a battlefield where only the toughest survive.