History of Valentine’s Day

By Yesenia Ramos, Staff writer

February 17, 2015

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Cards, flowers, and candy, are just a few ways to describe how people celebrate St. Valentine's Day every year on February 14. But where did Valentine's Day originate from? According to History.com, the holiday is named after...

Chocolate has history as ‘food of the gods’

By Antonette Reyes, Staff writer

February 17, 2015

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Can you imagine a time when chocolate never existed? Chocolate wasn't always around in America; it actually originated from Central America by Mayans. At first chocolate was called theobroma cacao, which means “food of the G...

Game Review: Resident Evil Remastered

By Bryan Lucio, Staff writer

February 17, 2015

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Resident Evil is quite possibly one of the most recognizable titles in gaming history. The same franchise that shares its fame with the company’s other flagship franchises such as Mega Man, Street Fighter, and Devil May Cr...

Holiday Horoscopes

Antonette Reyes, Staff writer

December 18, 2014

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Sagittarius November 22 – December 21 Do not aim too far ahead in life, but aim for the goals you can accomplish within this new year and it will be a wonderful year.   Capricorn December 22- January 19 Don't stress y...

The islands welcome CI coffee house club

Monse Vazquez, Staff writer

December 17, 2014

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CI Coffee House is a new club at CI where Raiders can join and make music. They also can make art and poetry. It is a safe environment where students can go up and perform without feeling pressured. They can even dance if they’re...

The famous corn man

Jose Aguila, Staff writer

December 17, 2014

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My neighborhood is a community made up of Hispanics and Latinos. There are vendors who go around selling potato chips, shaved ice drinks, and corn, which are some of the popular snacks in the Mexican culture. One of the vendors...

The F word

The F word

December 17, 2014

Hamer to Haiti

Hamer to Haiti

November 18, 2014

Here’s your horoscope

By Alejandra Magallon, Staff writer

November 18, 2014

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Aquarius (1/20-2/18) You may be having doubts about something you want to do. But don’t do anything unless you’re sure you can face the consequences. Pisces (2/19-3/20) You’re a very shy person who prefers not t...

Pidducks double the fun

Pidducks double the fun

October 22, 2014

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