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ARTS & CULTURE

Scare off 2018 with a viewing of ‘The Nun’

The most recent addition to "The Conjuring" series is out on DVD on Dec. 4.
Maya DeWakar, Contributor November 27, 2018
The eerie vibe you feel when you begin watching “The Nun,” Corin Hardy’s most recent film in "The Conjuring" series, does not leave you even long after the movie is over.
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City college professors weigh in on ‘Gravity’

Watch and discuss a sci-fi thriller with savvy scientists on Nov. 5.
Brian Mohler, Arts & Entertainment Editor November 5, 2018
The San Diego Central Library will be hosting a screening of the film “Gravity” on Monday, Nov. 5, followed by a discussion led by San Diego City College professors Lisa Will and Shane Haggard in the Joan and Irwin Jacobs Common.
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Melvin Brewing in East Village in downtown San Diego

New breweries refreshing downtown

Craft beer venues are opening in East Village, including breweries offering gluten-reduced beers and gluten-free bites
Brian Mohler, Arts & Entertainment Editor November 2, 2018
Craft beer is pouring into downtown’s East Village. 
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LRC altar

8 must-haves for your Dia de los Muertos altar

Here is a quick guide to set up your own Dia de los Muertos altar
Ian Tapang, Staff Writer November 1, 2018
Contrary to the spooky vibes that Halloween brings, Dia de los Muertos is a celebratory event that should not be confused for the Mexican version of Halloween.
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Flashbacks steampunk

Still looking for the perfect costume?

You don't need to fight the crowds at the big box stores to find a fabulous costume.
Nadia Mishkin and Ian Tapang October 30, 2018
Still looking for the perfect costume? Check out some of San Diego's best options.
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Spider-Man

What does Halloween 2018 look like according to Google?

Fortnite costumes are trending on Google.
Nadia Mishkin, News Editor October 30, 2018
The No. 1 costume search both nationwide and in San Diego is the video game sensation Fortnite.
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Dia de los Muertos

Halloween week events continue in San Diego

Halloween falls on Hump Day, but the city won’t be dead.
Brian Mohler, Arts & Entertainment Editor October 30, 2018
Halloween falls on Hump Day, but the city won’t be dead. Here is a list of upcoming Halloween and Dia de los Muertos events on and around the City College campus.
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Less Than Jake at Skallywag Festival

Bands and breweries bring punk rock fans to Skallywag

Sunshine, craft beer and music bring people together for annual festival.
Brian Mohler, Arts & Entertainment Editor October 22, 2018
Waterfront Park, perfectly placed between a marina full of ships, the downtown skyline and planes diving into the airport, provided the ideal setting for Scallywag beer and music festival on Oct. 20.
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Waterfront Park provides a spacious and comfortable venue to enjoy music festivals. Courtesy photo.

Scallywag festival is back in San Diego

Punk rock and craft beer will come together at Scallywag festival on Oct. 20.
Brian Mohler, Arts & Entertainment Editor October 19, 2018
Waterfront Park is turning Rancid on Oct. 20. The ska-influenced punk band with the mega-hit songs "Time Bomb" and "Ruby Soho" will headline at the Scallywag music and craft beer festival.
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‘Mandy’ brings balanced action-horror nostalgia

The movie featuring Nicolas Cage is currently showing at the ArcLight theater in La Jolla.
Nick Reed, Contributor October 9, 2018
Armed with a crossbow, Red Miller (Nicolas Cage) forges a battle axe and sets out to end the lives of the deranged cult and the somewhat mythical creatures assisting them in Panos Cosmatos’ sophomore film, “Mandy.”
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San Diego Asian Film Festival by 3PIXstudios

SD Asian Film Festival opens in theaters

The festival will run from Nov. 8-17.
Patrick A. Reilly, Contributor October 8, 2018
The San Diego Asian Film Festival is in its 19th consecutive year of exhibition. The annual nonprofit event has a simple mission: to expand the legacy of Asian cinema.
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Cast of Anatomy of Grey

‘Anatomy of Gray’ to premiere at the Black Box Theatre

San Diego City College’s Dramatic Arts Program to present six performances of the Jim Leonard, Jr. play 'Anatomy of Gray.'
Brian Mohler , Arts and Entertaiment Editor September 25, 2018
A period piece set in 1890s rural America, “Anatomy of Gray” features a twist of fate when outsider Dr. Galen Gray crash lands his hot air balloon in the small town of Gray, Indiana. 
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