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Suspect of alleged bomb threat at Cerritos College identified, new safety resolution to come

Suspect of alleged bomb threat at Cerritos College identified, new safety resolution to come

Jasmine Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

September 6, 2019

Following the alleged bomb threat made at Cerritos College on Sept. 3 that initiated an approximately two-hour lockdown, the suspect was identified as 23-year-old Mohammad Sameem Yaqubi, a Long Beach resident, on Sept. 5. Yaqubi is in custody for making a bomb threat, battery on a police...

Campus closed following a potential bomb threat, suspect is in custody

Campus closed following a potential bomb threat, suspect is in custody

Jasmine Martinez and Edgar Mendoza

September 3, 2019

A suspect is in custody following an approximately two-hour shelter-in-place lockdown at Cerritos College regarding a potential bomb threat on campus on Sept. 3. The subject entered a math class at approximately 11:25 a.m., disrupting the class, as reported by a student who was present.The campus will ...

Children aren’t trophies for winning votes

Children aren’t trophies for winning votes

Edgar Mendoza, Managing Editor

August 28, 2019

What our government calls “detention” has become deprivation, and unless we choose to make our voices heard, migrants will continue to be silenced and treated like beasts that need to be locked away. ICE, which stands for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, has begun to stand for imprisonment,...

Student housing underway

Student housing underway

Carmelita Islas Mendez, News Editor

May 15, 2019

Property on Barnwall St. and Studebaker Rd. is being developed for what may be Cerritos College student housing. The townhomes are in possession of Barnwall Townhomes LLC and are being developed by Dennis Huddleston who has worked on the project for for the past five years.   General contractor...

Pansa Llena: Don Francisco’s is CUBAlicious

Pansa Llena: Don Francisco’s is CUBAlicious

Marilyn Parra, Co-Online Editor

May 15, 2019

¡Hola Pancitas! Coffee and Cuban food, two things that go perfectly together. Don Francisco's Coffee, Casa Cubana is a must when in LA. The menu is simple, sandwiches, pastries, coffee and the pricing is reasonable for great quality food. Located in the heart of LA on South, Spring Street,...

Porn-dogs need to leave children alone

Porn-dogs need to leave children alone

Jasmine Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

May 14, 2019

Pornhub’s performative “wokeness” with saving the bees, planting trees or whatever the fuck and possibly buying Tumblr, won’t stop twisted fucks from engaging in and posting child pornography and exploiting sex workers. It should be a universal understanding, to porn enthusiasts and haters...

Vegan Mexican food is not as CORNfusing as you may think

Vegan Mexican food is not as CORNfusing as you may think

Marilyn Parra, Co-Online Editor

April 30, 2019

¡Hola Pansitas! There's a new and local place that offers great Vegan Mexican food. Vegan and Mexican are not two words that are normally in the same sentence, let alone in one dish. Guacamaya Oasis is a fresh and new place located in Downey on Imperial Highway. It's in a small plaza but you...

Winners of ASCC election look to the future

Winners of ASCC election look to the future

Jasmine Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

April 30, 2019

  STEM majors Kimberly Sayo, Nathan Williams and Valery Escobar won the 2019-2020 president, vice president and student trustee election and look forward to using the summer to preparefor their upcoming position and responsibilities it entails When Sayo, president-elect, Williams, vic...

Counter protestors rally against white nationalism

Counter protestors rally against white nationalism

Carmelita Islas Mendez, News Editor

April 30, 2019

Long Beach residents held a peaceful anti-hate rally in response to a scheduled free-speech march. The free-speech march was organized by a Facebook group with links to right-wing “patriots” and white nationalists. The United Patriot National Front’s Facebook event was later canceled, with only a handful of people signing up to attend. The anti-h...

And you thought our oceans were bad…

And you thought our oceans were bad…

Christopher Martinez, Sports Editor

April 30, 2019

Day by day we see the signs that the oceans are tainted, rainforests are being destroyed and millions of animals are going extinct. This is the outcome of the Human Race not taking care of the earth and treating it like a garbage bin that is now overflowing. People have talked of just moving the trash...

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