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Fairfax: The Mecca of Streetwear

Fairfax: The Mecca of Streetwear

Guadalupe Zaragoza

May 28, 2019

Los Angeles isn’t only known as the sprawling city of the television and film industries. There is more than the breezes among the blue reflective waters of Venice beach. The City of Angels is a place that is pushing forward trends and making a statement that fashion culture has flourished. As...

LA’s grub hubs

LA’s grub hubs

Cindy Canas and Guadalupe Zaragoza

May 28, 2019

One of the most talked about food, specifically in the greater Los Angeles is street food and small shops. The popularity of LA food on social media is difficult to explain due to its variety of styles, incorporation of cultural fusion foods, healthy concoctions and trendy creations. Jorge Martinez,...

Amoeba Music: An analog oasis

Amoeba Music: An analog oasis

Michael Reza and Bianca Martinez

May 28, 2019

On the corner of Sunset Boulevard in Hollywood stands Amoeba Music, its red and orange neon signs acting as a beacon for those seeking nostalgic refuge in this world of digital streaming. An Amoeba is described as a single-celled animal that is free-living or parasitic; this store possesses qualities...

Wings Magazine Spring 2019 – LA Snapshots

May 21, 2019

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From backstage to onstage

From backstage to onstage

Jackelynn Martinez and Carlos Martinez

August 16, 2018

La La Land is the city where many individuals filled with dreams and determination try their best to get their foot in the door of the entertainment industry. However, in the harsh world of entertainment, only a lucky few are able to make it into the field. For 18-year-old Kailei Lopez, she is now one ...

Behind the camera

Behind the camera

Karina Quiran-Juarez

August 16, 2018

Capturing moments big and small with a camera at her side is what Alexandra Menendez finds passion in. This passion has led her to pursue a career in photography and she doesn’t see herself stopping anytime soon. With the support of her family and boyfriend Kevin Perez, motivation to continue refining...

Explicit art

Explicit art

Carlos Ruiz, Sports Editor

August 16, 2018

Stand in front of Lisa Naranjo’s art and you’ll see a series filled with forced religion, abuse, strained relationships and the sexualization of women and another focused on fantasy and liberation from those ideas. While these ideals may seem complex, this art major at Cerritos College says these...

Teaching by day, rocking by night

Teaching by day, rocking by night

Bianca Martinez

August 16, 2018

  A considerable number of Cerritos College students simply attend their classes, do the work, write down notes and only speak with their professors when necessary, but as students were asking about their grades did they ever consider asking the professor about his or her hobbies? Mark Abbruzzese,...

Asylum: seeking education and status

Asylum: seeking education and status

David Jenkins

August 16, 2018

Imagine for a moment living in five different countries before the age of 18. Prottyuth "Chapal" Barua doesn’t have to imagine it. From nation to nation, a young Barua was forced to follow her father’s job route, which leaped from Europe to Asia and finally, to North America. "Our first posting...

Cerritos’ Cosplaying Covergirl

Cerritos’ Cosplaying Covergirl

Cesar Villa and Desmond Byrd

August 14, 2018

It’s humid and smelly, a young cosplayer is struggling to keep her costume from falling apart, at the same time she is being welcomed and applauded for it at the Anime Expo. The illustrious world of cosplay belongs to those who dare to bring fantasy into reality, whether it’s building an elaborate...

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