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Review: Peets, Starbucks, and Equator

Review: Peets, Starbucks, and Equator

By Jordan Cushner

February 7, 2020

You do not need to be my dear friend to know my two greatest loves. I’m talking about true and complex, yet old fashioned and pure love. The kind of love that poets write poems about and the kind that boaters name their boats after. If you’re a curious person by nature you might be wondering what ent...

Review: Cats

By Josie Spiegelman

February 6, 2020

We’ve all done it — seen a movie because we thought it would be so bad, it’s sort of good, in its own deranged and ironic way. Maybe you’ve downloaded some old, gory, awful horror movie from the 80’s or seen those terrible spin-off superhero movies that never seem to find their footing. That’s...

‘Tis the season to recycle

‘Tis the season to recycle

By Samantha Glocker

December 19, 2019

How to stay environmentally friendly during the fun holiday season.

The realism of Megan Engelbrechten

The realism of Megan Engelbrechten

By Kara Kneafsey

December 18, 2019

Megan Engelbrechten shows us a world of abstract art through her astonishing paintings.

Review: Disney+ is a whole new world

Review: Disney+ is a whole new world

By Skye Schoenhoeft

December 16, 2019

The new streaming service is entertaining and expansive, although it may not be worth the monthly charge.

Review: Everyday Life breathes life into Coldplay, at least

Review: <em>Everyday Life</em> breathes life into Coldplay, at least

By Benjy Wall-Feng

December 9, 2019

The band's eighth album is frequently clumsy but always sincere, even if it can’t live up to the ambition of its title.

A day in Marin with no power

A day in Marin with no power

By Katya Wasserman

November 20, 2019

With power regained in the Bay Area, families are sharing a collective sigh of relief. Katya Wasserman talks about how the blackout affected her directly.

An experience with cryotherapy

An experience with cryotherapy

By Jessica Bukowski

November 20, 2019

Jessica Bukowski shares her personal experience with the interesting trend of cryotherapy, with some critical commentary on the relatively new phenomenon.

The four best Bay Area flea markets

The four best Bay Area flea markets

By Daisy Wanger

November 15, 2019

Daisy Wanger puts a spotlight on the best flea markets popping up in the Bay Area.

Joker: A psychological masterpiece

<em>Joker</em>: A psychological masterpiece

By Ian Duncanson

November 7, 2019

The 2019 film reflects deep introspections on mental health through a jarring and enticing depiction portrayed by Joaquin Phoenix.

Vitality Bowls offers açaí treats and paninis in East Blithedale Shopping Center

Vitality Bowls offers açaí treats and paninis in East Blithedale Shopping Center

By Max Moreno

October 17, 2019

Vitality Bowls Superfood Cafe, which opened in August in the East Blithedale shopping center, serves açai bowls, smoothies, fresh-pressed juices, cold brew coffee, kombucha on tap, and a few lunch items, such as paninis and salads.

A new year of SOAR

A new year of SOAR

By Tenaya Tremp

October 17, 2019

Though only in its third year of existence, Tam’s branch of Students Organizing for Anti-Racism (SOAR) has already won a national level award.