The student news site of Los Medanos College


Community Center celebrates ‘API’ Heritage Month

Community Center celebrates ‘API’ Heritage Month

Teresa Gaines, Staff Writer

May 24, 2017

Filed under Features, News, Our Town, Top Stories, Web Exclusives

The month of May is best known for its budding flowers and, at least in Contra Costa County, confusing weather patterns of sunshine one day and dramatic overcast the next. But to others, the month of May is about the budding cultural awareness and celebration of Asian/Pacific American heritage. Asian/Pacific...

Sharkes shares feeding tips on feeding

Kimberly Stelly,

April 29, 2017

Filed under Web Exclusives


DeSaulnier to sit out innauguration

Adria Watson,

January 15, 2017

Filed under News, Top Stories, Web Exclusives

District 11 Rep. Mark DeSaulnier released a statement Friday, Jan. 13 declaring that he will not be attending President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration Jan. 20 due to him not being able to “sit idly by and normalize a president who has displayed disregard for our past traditions and Constitution.” DeSaulnier...

Search for new chancellor begins

Kimberly Stelly,

May 27, 2016

Filed under News, Web Exclusives

Los Medanos College held a chancellor search meeting Monday, May 23 in L-109. Faculty, staff and the few students who showed up were encouraged to get coffee and water as they waited for the meeting to start. The new chancellor will be appointed January 2017, after current CCCCD Chancellor Helen Benjam...

LMC Baseball trounced by Bear Cubs

Cathie Lawrence

February 12, 2016

Filed under Sports, Web Exclusives

The Santa Rosa Bear Cubs beat the Los Medanos College Mustangs Feb. 11 by a final of 15-0, their fourth shutout of the young season. With the loss, the Mustangs dropped to 2-4 on the campaign.    

You win some and you lose some!

February 9, 2016

Filed under Sports, Web Exclusives

The Los Medanos College baseball team plays against Fresno Community College and loses.

LMC Winter Jazz Concert

December 3, 2015

Filed under Campus, Top Stories, Web Exclusives

Los Medanos College hosted a Winter Jazz Concert Dec. 2 in the Recital Hall. The event also featured two local schools: Rancho Medanos Jr. High School and Freedom High School, from Pittsburg and Oakley respectively. All schools played music from the big band era....

Halloween 5k Fun Run

November 4, 2015

Filed under Top Stories, Web Exclusives

  By Cathie Lawrence The early morning Halloween 5k Run in downtown Pittsburg, Ca., started off with early registration and early start times for both the Children and Adult races. The winner in the Children's race was Eric Ma of Pittsburg.  The winner of the Adult group was Ian W...

Current Renovations Around Campus

September 25, 2015

Filed under Campus, Web Exclusives


Pedestrian Bridge is now up in Antioch

July 11, 2015

Filed under News, Web Exclusives

By Cathie Lawrence   The construction of the Antioch BART extension passed a milestone July 10 when a pedestrian bridge was lifted by crane into position over the westbound lanes of Highway 4. In an interview prior to the move, BART President Joel Keller said the bridge would allow peo...

The Ukulele Guy at Los Medanos College

Suzzanne Sperry

May 21, 2015

Filed under News, Profile, Top Stories, Video, Web Exclusives

Matthew Johnson of Los Medanos College is known for his melodious music he creates with his ukulele on campus.

MLB needs a designated hitter

Jared Ambuehl,

May 7, 2015

Filed under Sports, Web Exclusives

Major League Baseball adopted the rule of the designated hitter [DH] in 1973. Ever since, the American League has been a higher scoring, more explosive league than the National League. Back in the 70s and even before, the two leagues were much more independent of each other than they are now. The two...

The student news site of Los Medanos College
Web Exclusives