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Restaurant Review: Klatch offers more than just coffee

Samantha Sincock Arts Editor/Editorial Director Rancho Cucamonga is a town east of Los Angeles who, before the Victoria Gardens, had scarcely been heard of throughout the Southern California area. But in that city, there is a local treasure that will have coffee lovers everywhere rushing to this caffeine hot spot. Located in the oldest winery in California, the Coffee Klatch provides a relaxing and... 

Restaurant Review: At The Press, wholesome food meets ambiance

Charlie Neff Staff Writer The Press Restaurant’s healthy, hearty meals put grandma’s cooking to shame with a variety of delicious options. The Press is a little hole in the wall, located in downtown Claremont. But don’t let its modest exterior fool you. The Press is a classy joint. At first glance from the outside, one would expect the restaurant to be small. Upon entrance, you quickly realize... 

Concert Review: Cymbals Eat Guitars gives Troubador dream show

Marla Bahloul Arts Editor It was 9:45 p.m. on Santa Monica Boulevard when New York-based Cymbals Eat Guitars begins to play at the Troubadour on Sept. 19. Joseph D’Agostino, 20, fronts the band, putting on what he claims to be their best performance. The venue is old with eroding concrete walls. The staircase leading to a bands only lounge can scarcely hold itself up. Even so, this doesn’t seem... 

Sculpture adds flair to La Verne

Sculpture adds flair to La Verne
Before the rains come, construction workers put the final touches around the “Inhale/ Exhale” sculpture, adding shrubbery, rocks and woodchips Tuesday. Designed by Phillip K. Smith for the Muriel Pollia Sculpture Garden, “Inhale/Exhale” was installed Sept. 29. / photo by Stephanie Arellanes  Read More →

Movie Review: Moore skewers Wall Street with ‘Capitalism’

Kevin Garrity Managing Editor The greedy vultures of Wall Street, who use our capitalistic system to pull the strings of puppets in government, have not flown over Michael Moore’s dead body. Moore, the directive voice for all things political, makes his case for ridding our capitalistic society and returning our nation to its democratic roots in his new documentary, “Capitalism: A Love Story.” Moore,... 

Happenings

‘Eternity’ Senior theater major Jordan Wycoff will direct “Eternity,” this Oct. 22. The show runs through Sunday, with the final performance being held on the 24th. The production was written by Brian J. Lambert, Wycoff’s brother, whose play is centered around a damsel in distress. The protagonist is taken by a coven of vampires whose boyfriend attempts to save her. To see whether or not... 

Happenings

Senior Recital Tenor Michael Fausto will perform his senior recital at 8 p.m. Oct. 24 at the La Verne Church of the Brethren, located at the corner of E Street and Bonita Avenue. Admission is free. For more information, visit laverne.edu/academics/arts-sciences/music/concert. Film Screening La Verne Community Television will host a free screening of the winning entries from the My Home Town Video Contest... 

Redlands tops ULV, 2-0

Dan Sayles Sports Editor The women’s soccer team played a hard match against Redlands Wednesday that resulted in a 2-0 loss, amid a partly cloudy afternoon, a stark contrast to the heat from two weeks ago. “It was a midfielders game,” La Verne head coach Wendy Zwissler said. “We really played well.” Both teams fought hard back and forth but remained scoreless while spending time in each other’s... 

Leopards cruise in win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Leopards cruise in win over Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
Senior Crista Jones spikes one of her 17 kills against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps defender Abby Trimble. Jones led the team in kills and digs with 27. The Leopards routed the Athenas on Saturday with a three set sweep. The Leopards‘ SCIAC record is 4-3, after a loss to Redlands. / photo by Christopher Guzman Kevin Garrity Managing Editor The La Verne volleyball team swept past conference foe Claremont-Mudd-Scripps,... 

Water polo gets win, preps for conference

Water polo gets win, preps for conference
La Verne drowned the Gannon Golden Knights, 8-6, on Sunday at the Aquatics Center in Las Flores Park. Gannon’s Greg Naranjo (No. 13) was unsuccessful in his attempt to score a goal against goalie Alan Nevarez and utility player John Roche in the second quarter. ULV won the match 8-5. La Verne’s next match at the Aquatics Center will be Oct. 17 with the Redlands Bulldogs. / photo by Cindy Harder Kevin... 
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