The Pike

I took a field trip to the Pike last semester on September 2, 2015. I enjoyed this trip very much; mostly because there is so much history in the Pike that I never knew about. I am not from Long Beach but living here for two and a half years now, I have been to … [Read more…]

Duet Sculpture

January 31, 2016     4:27pm During my walk around CSULB’s campus like thousands of other students, I have passed this seemingly random orange and brown sculpture many times before. Whether I was trekking my way to the bookstore or the library from lower campus, I have always found myself walking by this interesting piece of … [Read more…]

Traffic Circle

Growing up in a suburban area, I wasn’t exposed to the chaos atmosphere that is LA streets and traffic. Most streets I was used to drive on were calm, scenic, and straight forward in terms of rules or regulations. Ever since I have moved to the LA area, I have noticed a change in driving … [Read more…]

Universal CityWalk

Jan. 22, 2016 ~12:30pm, Universal Studios CityWalk Last Friday, my dad, brother, and I went to Universal Studios. Where we parked had us entering the theme park through the Universal CityWalk. When I walked into it, I was amazed. I live in the suburban Tustin/Irvine, so I’m not used to the tall buildings I saw in L.A., … [Read more…]

Amoeba Music on Sunset Blvd

On January 30, 2016 at 7:00 PM I visited Amoeba Music which is the world’s largest independent record store and is located on the bustling strip of Sunset Blvd in Hollywood, California. Amoeba Music is an icon in Hollywood and is truly reflective of how the wide and varied cultures of Los Angeles come together … [Read more…]

Toast and Jams: The Observatory, OC

Take a moment and imagine this: You’re front row. Your hands are gripping a cold barricade keeping you a mere two feet from jumping center stage at The Observatory. Your adrenaline is pumping as you listen to the crisp melody escaping Scott McMicken’s guitar, his voice hitting every note with ease. Suddenly, a sharp pain … [Read more…]