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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

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

  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 is a Netflix show based on the bestselling novel 'Thirteen Reasons Why' by Jay Asher.

Annie Mascolo, Co-Managing Editor

May 24, 2017

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

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

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

Photo by: Cecilia Bach-Nguyen
Cheese rolls

Kaylie Chen and Cecilia Bach-Nguyen

February 25, 2017

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

Baked Brie

Cecilia Bach-Nguyen and Kaylie Chen

December 9, 2016

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

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 ...

Taste and Tell #2: Just The Vegan-ing

Vegan pizza from PizzaRev made with a gluten free crust, vegan cheese and a variety of fruits and vegetables.

Kaylie Chen and Chloe Schicker

November 9, 2016

In recent years, veganism has become more mainstream among millennials, many converting to plant-based diets for ethical, environmental or health reasons, and with Camarillo’s close proximity to Los Angeles- the vegan hub of California- vegan diets are becoming less and less taboo in the Cam High c...

Taste and Tell #1: Cagami Ramen

Taste and Tell #1: Cagami Ramen

Cecilia Bach-Nguyen and Kaylie Chen

September 19, 2016

  Preceding the opening of Cagami Ramen, one could only obtain authentic ramen by enduring a long drive through L.A. traffic or resorting to the second-rate dollar cup of noodles at the local supermarket. But now, Camarillo is home to its very own authentic ramen house. Located on Daily Dr.,...

More Movie Mayhem from Marvel

Captain America: Civil War delivers action with emotion and even sympathy according to reporter Omeed Tavisoli.

Omeed Tavasoli, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

Since the success of The Avengers, crossover movies involving dozens of different characters have dominated Marvel’s film-making agenda. However, in Captain America: Civil War, Joe and Anthony Russo kept intact the individual character and story of Captain America while also balancing the roles of a ...

Smashburger Favorites

Smashburger Favorites

Brenna Belanger, Staff Writer

May 18, 2016

Located right next to Chipotle and across the street from Vans and Forever 21, Smashburger exists at the crossroads of the teenage culture. Friendly staff, an urban interior, and of course, delicious food makes Smashburger the perfect place to grab something to eat after school. Here are some of my personal...

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