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Get ready for epic comic-book showdown

April 14, 2016

This is the year that DC Comics is taking a shot at Marvel’s crown for on-screen comic book supremacy. First up was “Batman v Superman: Dawn of J...

‘IIlegible’ explores race through dance, music performance

Belinda Mendoza

March 22, 2016

Celebrating the Black Lives Matter movement, World Cultures and Social Justice Conference present "Illegible," a performance on March 23 that addresses race awareness with dance, music and poetry.The performance is based on the book "Looking for Leroy" by Mark Anthony Neal, about the social misinterpretation and representation of black men.In the works for more than two ye...

Los Amigos Invisibles. Official Facebook page photo.

Los Amigos Invisibles ready to jam at film festival’s opening night

March 9, 2016

The 23rd Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival will lay down the funk with an opening night celebration performance by Latin Grammy Award winners Los ...

New Found Glory  lead singer Jordan Pundik performs at a recording for the band’s live album “Kill it Live” at The Chain Reaction in Los Angeles. Chad Sengstock,

New songs for a new semester

August 27, 2014

After hours of going through online catalogues picking classes, looking up teachers on and figuring out your schedule, the semester ha...

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The Great Pacific Garbage Patch exposed

May 3, 2014

Word’s traveling fast about the documentary “Plastic Paradise: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch.” The release is raising awareness about the harsh...

Top act, Paramore, will be featured at this year's 93.3 Summer Kickoff Concert, May 9 at the Sleeptrain Wireless. (Official Facebook image)

Heatin’ up for the summer

May 2, 2014

Coachella might be over but the 2014 festival season still has much more to offer. Between now and August, San Diego is featuring chances to see a wide ar...

“Gabo” Marquez rests in peaceful solitude, dead at 87.

Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez (Official Facebook Image)

Edwin Rendon

April 29, 2014

Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s name will echo eternal in literature’s history as a premier writer in the world. His transcendence to death, felt glo...

The Kensington Cafe has a lot to offer when it comes to breakfast. Photo credit: Michelle Moran

Breakfast at the Kensington cafe

April 17, 2014

Kensington is a charming little area that is located right by North park. The Kensington Cafe is hard to miss as you stroll down Adams Avenue, and it is...

The San Diego Asian Film Festival's Spring Showcase screens a variety of films from all over the world. (Photo Courtesy of the Pacific Arts Movement)

Exploring the world of Asian cinema

April 17, 2014

The San Diego Asian Film Festival’s Spring Showcase is back for its fourth year and is set to begin April 17 at UltraStar Cinemas in Mission Valley. ...

Mayday Parade performing at their Beyond the Blue Tour in Japan in 2012.  (Courtesy Photo)

The best of the “Punk Goes…” series

April 16, 2014

Fearless Records’ highly popular “Punk Goes…” albums have seen many incarnations throughout the years and have featured many pop...

Chicano history as you’ve never seen before

Celia Jimenez

April 5, 2014

On March 26 filmmaker John Valdez came to City College and held a screening of a part five PBS documentary "Latino Americans" as part of the World Cultures program to show the history of the Chicano movement in America. "Latino Americans" is a documentary series exploring the history and experiences of Latinos across the United States. The series focuses on the formation of ...

City student wins big at San Diego Film Festival Awards

Paul Matthew Giret wins best director for his documentary entitled

Edwin Rendon

March 25, 2014

City College film student Paul Matthew Giret’s roots in music and activism in San Diego have taken him, his camera and the fruits of his labors beyon...

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