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L.A. Point of View

L.A. Point of View

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
May 12, 2017
Filed under Media&Arts

With a population of over 4 million hopeful starlets, this Mecca of fame and fortune known as Los Angeles is a la la la land for dreamers. Though, breaking the superficial layer are dingy dazzlers that juxtapose the glamour. Below are the places within the neighborhoods of Los Angeles that create...

Oddities, Obscurities, Oh My!

Oddities, Obscurities, Oh My!

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
December 3, 2016
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

Los Angeles is a cultural hub known for an array of contemporary art museums such as The Los Angeles Contemporary Art Museum (L.A.C.M.A.) and the Museum of Contemporary Art (M.O.C.A), but those with a fascination for the peculiar can visit museums regarding the foundation of punk music, iconic local...

Halloween at the Hollywood Bowl

Halloween at the Hollywood Bowl

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
November 4, 2016
Filed under Media&Arts, Music, Showcase

   Sitting in a crowd of costumes and singing to iconic Halloween songs, 52,500 individuals flocked to see Danny Elfman’s final performances at the Hollywood Bowl. This series of performances from October 28th through the 30th was the last time Elfman will perform his original score from Tim Burt...

Street Art or Destruction?

Street Art or Destruction?

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
October 28, 2016
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

British street artist Banksy once proclaimed that, “Art should comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable.” Embodying the controversy behind the wreckage of Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame this past Wednesday the 26th of October. Trump was originally awarded his star...

Films Amongst the Formaldehyde

Films Amongst the Formaldehyde

Ashley Ramynke, Feature Editor
October 14, 2016
Filed under Media&Arts, Showcase

Roaming through the graves and following a path of palm trees, you have now reached your destination at Cinespia in the Hollywood Forever Cemetery. The thought of attending a movie in a cemetery may seem frightening to the faint of heart, but the community of movie buffs, pumping music that correlates...

Let’s Go to the Zoo

Let’s Go to the Zoo

Jordan Cowdell, Front Editor
January 5, 2016
Filed under Showcase

The Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens is a place where many classic and exotic animals exhibited share their historical background and natural habitats. They hold over one thousand types of animals, as well as over eight hundred plant species. From generic giraffes and elephants to humungous Komodo...

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