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Police Services finds a new home

Police Services finds a new home

Lilly Montero, @lilly_montero3

February 21, 2019


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Police Services found a new home over the break, moving from the bottom level of the college complex to a new building facing Lot A. The move was made shortly after the finishing touches of construction came to a close. Some construction is still pending but the move has made all the difference. Fr...

Counselor shaped by her family’s past

Counselor shaped by her family’s past

BreAnna Crawford, @Lyniece_

February 21, 2019


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“I was called the N word in second grade and I didn’t know what it meant at the time,” said Los Medanos College Counselor Faith Watkins as she remembered her first experience with racism. “The boy who called me it said it with such anger and aggression and I knew something wasn’t right about ...

New campus construction underway

New campus construction underway

Alex Camilli, @A_Carnation

February 21, 2019


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The implementation of an extended Brentwood campus has been discussed amongst administration since 1989. Implementation is on its way and the new facility is expected to be completed in the spring of 2020. Weather conditions at the site have not been ideal, but the construction management team wor...

Food Review: La Fritanguera

Food Review: La Fritanguera

Marc Lopez, A.R. Broom, and Lilly Montero

February 21, 2019


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Marc Lopez "4 stars out of 5"  Hole-in-the-wall restaurants always seem to be the best places to eat. La Fritanguera hits close to home being a Nicaraguan cuisine restaurant and with its stellar food. Being nicaraguense, seeing familiar delicacies such as chancho frito, gallo pinto, tajadas, mad...

Ariana Grande breaks the mold

Ariana Grande breaks the mold

Kelly Williams, @lmckellyw

February 8, 2019


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Ariana Grande has been dominating the top of the music charts with hit after hit after hit. Now she's breaking a new standard in the music industry with her latest album “Thank U, Next." This album is nothing but genuinely her as she opens up about all the hardships that have come her way. From the Manc...

Valentine’s Day on a creative budget

Valentine’s Day on a creative budget

Kelly Williams, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


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What’s Valentine’s Day all about? Some people say it’s a holiday motivated by capitalism, but if you’re a romantic you strive to give your significant other a memorable night out. Valentine's Day sets the stage to make date night a little bigger and more special, which for some means trying not...

LMCAS President advocates for student participation

LMCAS President advocates for student participation

Elizabeth McLaurin, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


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With her kind smile and disarming politeness, Priscilla Tatmon might not be the most obvious or outspoken student body president Los Medanos College has ever had, but that’s the problem with first impressions — they rarely ever tell the full story. Hiding behind that unassuming exterior is a highly...

‘Kingdom Hearts’ returns

‘Kingdom Hearts’ returns

Marc Lopez, @KaptainMarc

February 7, 2019


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After a 14 year wait, “Kingdom Hearts 3”, the newest installment to the Kingdom Hearts franchise, has finally been released. Kingdom Hearts 3 continues the story of Sora, Donald, and Goofy as they travel across many worlds featuring famous Disney characters, fighting against the darkness. After yea...

Honored ETEC professor passes

Honored ETEC professor passes

A.R. Broom, @AlexanderRBroom

February 7, 2019


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On Dec. 29, 2018, during winter recess, Los Medanos Colleges’ beloved Electrical & Instrumentation Technology instructor Cecil Nasworthy passed away after an arduous battle with cancer. His impact in the LMC community, Bay Area and our country will continue to outlive him. An army veteran, Georgia n...

‘Ajax’ debuts at California Theater

‘Ajax’ debuts at California Theater

Marc Lopez, @KaptainMarc

December 9, 2018


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“Ajax” may be a historical Greek play but that did not stop the LMC Drama Department from modernizing it for audiences at the California Theater. Nick Garcia and the rest of the cast did an impressive job making setting “Ajax” in modern times. Garcia sat down with everyone during production to fi...

Ohlone sweeps LMC

Ohlone sweeps LMC

Hugo Calderon, @HCAL09

November 29, 2018


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Another year of volleyball has come and gone, leaving a banner at the gym during its time here. Also for the third consecutive year, the Los Medanos College women’s volleyball team qualified for playoffs. LMC was placed against Ohlone College in a must win game that they lost 3-0. The first set ended wi...

Food review: Go Vegan

Food review: Go Vegan

Marc Lopez, Alvin Jackson, and BreAnna Crawford

November 29, 2018


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Marc Lopez " 2.5 stars out of 5" Maybe it’s best to reconsider Go Vegan? Go Vegan falls short on some of its food and drinks, yet for a vegan, this may be a considerable Asian vegan choice. My experience with Go Vegan started off rough due to its location but slowly started to pay off by the ti...

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