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Quarantine Blues: Cerritos swimmer Nicholas Herrera keeps Olympics goal in sight during COVID

Portrait photo of Nicholas Herrera at the beach catching some waves for the day. Herrera trying to be fit during these unfortunate times. Photo credit: courtesy of Nicholas Herrera

Isaiah Lonvelin

September 25, 2020

Nicholas Herrera tells us his workouts and goals for his future at Cerritos and beyond.

Stands, murder and mystery make up an adventure spanning multiple generations. Jojo has been renewed for an animated adaptation of part six as of sept. 24, 2020 Photo credit: me pixels

A Look Back With Oscar: ‘Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure’ A weird but fun experience

September 25, 2020

Jojo's Bizarre Adventure is one of Shonen Jump's greatest anime/manga franchises that has become a cult phenomenon in both Japan and the US. But how great is it for people who have been wanting to go back and see what was so good about it?

Off The Field: Black athletes' activism in sports isn't new, get over it

Off The Field: Black athletes’ activism in sports isn’t new, get over it

September 18, 2020

There have been all sorts of protests about race, independence and nationality in American and Olympic sports history,

Sonic CD is one of the most obscure Sonic titles, which later would go one as one of the cult classics of the classic 2D games. An updated version made by Christian Whitehead became available in 2011. Photo credit: Courtesy of Sega

A Look Back with Oscar: ‘Sonic CD’ from obscure to whimsical

September 18, 2020

One of the most obscure Sonic titles is considered a hidden gem of the classic era. But how great is it and is it good to go back to or leave it in the past?

A short stack of blueberry chocolate pancakes topped with mini-chocolate chips and a light drizzle of powdered sugar. A dollop of house butter is cushioned at the center of the delectable stack of warm pancakes Photo credit: Rebecca Aguila

Gordita Eateries: Pancakes and mimosas galore at Eat This Cafe

September 18, 2020

A place where you can have the best socially-distanced brunch with a side of mimosas!

Jose Abreu, Yoan Moncada, Nick Madrigal and Tim Anderson celebrate their win Thursday, September 17, 2020 at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago. The White Sox defeated the Minnesota Twins, 4-3. Photo credit: Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune/TNS

Off The Field: MLB fans ecstatic over post season announcement

September 17, 2020

Get ready as the MLB releases the new 2020 format for playoff.

Super Mario World is the fourth mainline 2D plat former for the Mario Series. Its also one of the launch titles for the acclaimed Super Nintendo Entertainment System.

A Look Back With Oscar: Super Mario World 16bits of pure enjoyment.

September 10, 2020

"Super Mario World" is one of the all-time greatest Mario games, with many levels to explore and easy to learn but hard to master gameplay. How good is it today, after 30 years?

The Transformers is one of the most pop culture icons of the '80s. With its colorful cast of characters and deep lore its no secret that its still around to this day and referencing the first cartoon most of the time.

A Look Back With Oscar: ‘Transformers Generation One’, more than meets the eye

September 10, 2020

The Transformers, a pop culture phenomenon that spans many years of history through toys games, movies, and shows. Is the first cartoon still good as it is today?

Dining guest fills out mandatory customer log with their contact information before entering a local restaurant. Restaurants and bars are required to keep a log of all their visitors for contact tracing purposes. Photo credit: Mirella Vargas

Seoul Connection: COVID-19 cases on the rise in South Korea

August 28, 2020

COVID-19 cases sharply increased days after thousands of cult-like church members and anti-government protesters gather in the nation's capital.

Reds pitcher Trevor Bauer pitches against the Tigers during the seventh inning of the Tigers' 4-0 win in Game 2 of the doubleheader at Comerica Park on Sunday, August 2, 2020.

Off The Field: Reds pitcher Trevor Bauer answers to no one but himself

August 28, 2020

Bauer is a content creator and a fan favorite in his professional sport.

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