Archive for September, 2016

Talk Hawks showcase their way with words

By Christopher Hartwell @SILIENCESEEN The Las Positas Talk Hawks soared to the occasion in San Francisco this past weekend during the San Francisco Golden Gate Opener Forensics Tournament. The team did quite well, receiving numerous trophies [...]

Pleasanton school board race begins with two new challengers joining

By Laura Kuang @LAURAKUANG Four candidates will join the elections of Pleasanton school board to compete for three open seats on the school board. Current board members are Jamie Hintzke and Valarie Arkin, and two new [...]

Las Positas allows shower access to homeless students

By Cierra Martinez @CIERRAMARIE26 According to website www.leginfo.ca.gov 2016 California Legislature Assemblyman Das Williams has authored AB 1995, which would allow homeless students access to community college shower facilities. The website states, “This bill would require [...]

Future and Drake perform in the Bay Area

Review   By Elisa Villanueva @BBELISACATS In one of the most anticipated concerts of the summer, Drake brought his Summer Sixteen Tour to the Bay Area for four nights. The last time Drake came to the [...]

What it takes to be ranked 3rd in Northern California

By Valeria Mejia @VALMEJIA Las Positas-Chabot College Cross-country team is ranked 3rd in Northern California and 9th in the state. While the rest of you are seeking shelter from the 90 plus degree weather to stay [...]

Gamers await release ‘Final Fantasy XV’ feels like a fantasy

By Jeremy Julian @FAITHFULMANTIS Square Enix’s “Final Fantasy XV” was announced in May of 2006 as “Versus XIII.” It has been 10 years since this game was announced; I was 11 years old. It is now [...]

Sports community mourns loss of one of its own

By Eric Charbonnet @ECHARB10 Three young men lost their lives in the early hours of Sept. 25, 2016 off the coast of Miami. Any athlete who has played on a team and become close to their [...]

East Meets West: Fascinates The Rest

By Akansha Rai @AKANSHAPRAI Fashion is a silent language which speaks about the personality of the wearer. It creates the first impression and makes a person noticeable. Each one has a different style in which they [...]

Sometimes the worst bullies are not children

By Ian Jones @IDJONESPHOTOG Trigger Warning: Bullying) A couple of weeks ago, the obituary of my sixth grade teacher appeared in the newspaper. It set off a lot of emotions for me. Perhaps the strangest emotion [...]

The bathroom isn’t the problem

By Jennifer Snook @SIRJID The men’s restroom is an uncomfortable place. I feel cramped by the dark space, I am uneasy doing something so private among those I do not identify with, and the mere thought [...]