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Call Me By Your Name and I’ll Call You By Mine

Call Me By Your Name and I’ll Call You By Mine

Chris Keating, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


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Call Me By Your Name, directed by Luca Guadagnino, is set somewhere in northern Italy in the summer of 1983. The film is a transcendent gay love story, depicting the heartbreak and excitement in a relationship. At its core, it follows the journey of two blooming lovers. Elio Perlman, played b...

Golden Activism 2018

Golden Activism 2018

Karli Douthett, Staff Writer

January 15, 2018


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This year's Golden Globes, held on Jan. 7, were not only about award recipients, but also about activism. Actors, actresses, and directors showed their support for the campaign Time's Up by sporting black attire and expressing their encouragement of the #MeToo movement. Located in the Beverle...

Movie Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Movie Review: Murder on the Orient Express

Marcella Barneclo, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017


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**Warning: SPOILERS Murder on the Orient Express — released on Friday, Nov. 10 — is full of meticulous mustaches and mysterious murder. Set in 1934 on a train called the Orient Express, 13 suspicious passengers are stranded in a snowstorm when a murderer strikes. With an elaborate backstor...

Taste and Tell #8: A Hidden Pizza (Piece of) Camarillo

Taste and Tell #8: A Hidden Pizza (Piece of) Camarillo

Kaylie Chen and Cecilia Bach-Nguyen

November 8, 2017


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The Pickwick Shopping Center is home to a variety of shops and restaurants, like the 99 Cents Only Store and Love Pho N’ Mor, which we covered in a previous Taste and Tell. Because of the large amount of stores within the center, it’s easy to overlook the smaller shops. One of these smaller restaurant...

Review: Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Review: Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

Jasmine Plascencia, Photo Editor

October 30, 2017


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John Green, award-winning author of The Fault in Our Stars, returned with his new book Turtles All the Way Down on Oct. 10, 2017. At the start of her junior year in high school, Aza Holmes, also known as Holmesy, is a nervous mess as she talks on the phone with her best friend Daisy Ramirez. Aza h...

It (2017) Scares its Way to Cinema History

It (2017) Scares its Way to Cinema History

Joey Montoya, Guest Writer

October 4, 2017


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  Upon the recent release of the much anticipated adaptation of Stephen King’s terrifying novel, It (2017) has dominated the box office and sent chills down the spines of audiences all around the globe. Perhaps one of the most notable aspects of the film would be the alarming amount of ...

13 Reasons Why: A Vengeful Suicide

13 Reasons Why: A Vengeful Suicide

Annie Mascolo, Co-Managing Editor

May 24, 2017


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The debut of the Netflix original series, “13 Reasons Why” on Mar. 31 of this year, made a notable impact on modern pop culture and catalyzed the formation of fandoms across the world.  The series, directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez, Gregg Araki, Carl Franklin, Tom McCarthy, Helen Shaver and Jess...

Taste and Tell #7: Food Worth Taco-ing About

Taste and Tell #7: Food Worth Taco-ing About

Cecilia Bach-Nguyen and Kaylie Chen

May 19, 2017


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Camarillo is home to an abundance of Mexican food establishments scattered around town; and while some may be well-known, such as Establos Meat Market, others aren’t as popular, including the restaurant we visited today. Taqueria el Tapatio is one of three locations in the Greater Los Angeles area. A hole-in-the-wall eat...

Taste and Tell #6: HoneyMee

Taste and Tell #6: HoneyMee

Uyen Mai and Iris Shim

April 23, 2017


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Desserts have become more aesthetic and of higher quality in recent years due to social media exposure through pictures of food, especially in areas such as Orange County and Los Angeles County. HoneyMee, a recently trending dessert spot, has made its way up to the Camarillo Premium Outlets after the ch...

Taste and Tell #5: Mama’s Hummus

Taste and Tell #5: Mama’s Hummus

Kaylie Chen and Cecilia Bach-Nguyen

February 25, 2017


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Expressing their promises with the slogan “Serving you not just good food, but great food," Mama’s Hummus dishes up fresh Mediterranean and Lebanese food at two locations: one in Newbury Park and one within walking distance of Cam High. This casual eatery boasts both authentic vegetarian and meaty...

Taste and Tell #4: Im-pasta-bly Good

Taste and Tell #4: Im-pasta-bly Good

Cecilia Bach-Nguyen and Kaylie Chen

December 9, 2016


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Camarillo’s small-town-feel boasts many family-owned restaurants that have been passed down from generation to generation- and Lucerne Restaurant is one of them. Located in Central Plaza, this restaurant is a hidden gem whose big flavor makes up for its minute size. Wedged between Round Table Pizza and a veterinarian...

Taste and Tell #3: Pho-nomenal Pho

Taste and Tell #3: Pho-nomenal Pho

Cecilia Bach-Nguyen and Kaylie Chen

December 1, 2016


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Recently, Vietnamese foods such as pho and banh mi have gained tremendous popularity among foodies and the general public. These types of foods have become more readily available within many towns, and Camarillo is no exception. Love Pho N’ Mor, located on Arneill Drive, is one of two Vietnamese ...

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