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‘Joker’ trumps box office despite critics, political outlets

Robert Juarez

November 19, 2019

DC’s “Joker” became the first R-rated movie ever to cross the $1 billion mark on Nov. 15 and did so without the help of the Chinese market. The Todd Phillips directed comic book movie opened with a mostly poor score of ...

From service to school: A Veteran’s perspective

Will Wendelman

November 12, 2019

Every time a military holiday rolls around I feel a little weird. Memorial Day, I feel like I’m not remembering enough. Veterans Day, I feel like I’m not accomplishing enough. Marine Corps birthday, I feel like I’m not c...

The double standards behind nudes

Kerasa Dimitrios Tsokas, Opinion Editor

November 12, 2019

Imagine sending your significant other a very intimate picture of your body. But your relationship doesn’t work out so you eventually break up. It has been a year since the split and suddenly you see those same intimate pic...

Warriors are done, time to enter the Giannis sweepstakes

Diego Felix

November 12, 2019

The Warriors are a shell of themselves and don’t look anything like the team that went to the NBA finals last season, the roster looks completely different than what the team rolled out last year, let alone five months ago i...

The necessity of active shooter safety drills on campus

Kerasa Dimitrios Tsokas, Opinion Editor

November 5, 2019

Oct. 22, a 17-year-old student who attended Ridgway High School in Santa Rosa opened fire on another student. While police said this was an “isolated act of violence,” this incident raises an important conversation — school shootings.  According to EverytownResearch, California has ...

Ethics are applied unequally to politicians

Andrew Leal, Print Managing Editor

November 5, 2019

Congresswoman Katie Hill of California’s 25th District made her final speech on the House floor Oct. 31, just four days after announcing her resignation from an office she was elected to last year. She initially denied allega...

Beyond psoriasis: It’s more than just skin

Felicia Hyde, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 5, 2019

Nothing would seem to work and it wouldn’t seem to go away. I would lather layers of over the counter topical corticosteroids like hydrocortisone, vaseline, and scent free hydrating lotions, yet my skin could never be healed. ...

Fifth times the charm for Ferguson v Nurmagomedov

Karamel NunezMartinez, Editor in Chief

October 29, 2019

After Khabib "The Eagle" Nurmagomedov submitted Dustin Poirier in the third round at the Ultimate Fight Championship 242 main event, Tony “El CuCuy” Ferguson, the number one lightweight contender, called out Nurmagomedov...

Plea to end PG&E

Frank Sumrall

October 29, 2019

“These past few nights I’ve been unable to sleep and I know many of my fellow Sonoma County natives feel the same,” said Alina Robello, a Santa Rosa resident. “Tonight is the same. I cannot sleep.” Whether PG&E is responsib...

Colleges take a drastic toll on mental health

Kerasa Dimitrios Tsokas, Opinion Editor

October 29, 2019

If you have depression, you are not alone.  Many students entering college think, “finally, now I don’t have to go to class all the time.” At least that’s what I thought. I soon found out that attendance is for the most part mandat...

A Christian’s take on celebrating Halloween

Arianne Arciaga

October 29, 2019

The spooky season comes to a close this Thursday on Halloween. Every year, “trick or treat” echoes through the streets as people of all ages run through their neighborhood knocking on people’s doors dressed as their favori...

Masvidal no match for Diaz in upcoming welterweight match

Alonso Frias, Staff reporter

October 29, 2019

Global superstar and boxing cash cow Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez will move up two weight divisions on Nov. 2, to challenge Light Heavyweight Champion Sergey Kovalev in Vegas. That same day at Madison Square Garden, Jorge Masvidal ...

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