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“13 Reasons Why” viewer discretion is advised

“13 Reasons Why” viewer discretion is advised

Lauren Gozon, TSV Staff Writer
April 21, 2017 • 226 views
Filed under Focal Point, Reviews, TV

There has been a buzz around the release of Netflix's new series, "13 Reasons Why," which is based on Jay Asher's novel of the same name and co-produced by Selena Gomez. "13 Reasons Why" brings the novel to life as it follows Clay Jensen, the show's narrator, after Hannah Baker leaves behind 13 tapes...

Skyline’s inaugural “Human Library” provides a blanket safe space

Skyline’s inaugural “Human Library” provides a blanket safe space

Adreana Estigoy, TSV Focal Point Editor
April 21, 2017 • 153 views
Filed under Features, Focal Point, Showcase

What you wouldn’t expect from having several different conversations with different people, is to run-over the same buzz words again and again when talking about different subjects. “The Human Library” is part of the Human Library Organization that started in Copenhagen in 2000 as part of the...

Tripping out over finals? Try painting your stress away

Tripping out over finals? Try painting your stress away

Mintzhet Tan and Karmen Wilson
April 19, 2017 • 152 views
Filed under Arts, Features, Focal Point, Showcase

A lot of students tend to be under a lot of pressure when the semester comes to an end, so if you are in need of an activity to relieve the stress of finals approaching, you might want to try Paint Nite. The concept of Paint Nite is pretty simple: you attend painting class with a professional i...

Souls leave the body of Ghost in the Shell audience

Souls leave the body of Ghost in the Shell audience

Katrina Benedicto, TSV Staff Writer
April 13, 2017 • 1,453 views
Filed under Focal Point, Movies, Reviews, TV

Creative Commons Rupert Sanders' adaption of "Ghost in the Shell" steers away from uncovering deeper meaning established in the 1995 anime classic by the same name and pumps out a montage of mindless cyberpunk action. In futuristic Japan, the majority of humans are augumented with cybernetics, enha...

Bay Area boast great local brews

Bay Area boast great local brews

Gregory Ragaza, TSV Editor in Chief
April 12, 2017 • 793 views
Filed under Features, Focal Point, Multimedia, Showcase, Video

The Bay Area is slowly rising to become a prominent destination for beer enthusiasts. Although we don't compare to heavy hitters like Denver or Portland, two cities highly regarded as the best beer destinations in the U.S. by connoisseurs. The Bay Area does offer some great local breweries that bring...

Old Town Sacramento staying strong

Old Town Sacramento staying strong

Brian Silverman, TSV Sports Editor
April 12, 2017 • 1,046 views
Filed under Features, Focal Point, Multimedia, Uncategorized, Video

Old Sacramento remains unfazed despite the new developments in Sacramento, with the new construction that is currently ongoing in the city. The San Francisco Bay Area, for example the Mission and Oakland have become subject to gentrification however the historic ambiance of Old Sacramento remains...

Skyline students engage in unsafe predatory parking practices

Skyline students engage in unsafe predatory parking practices

Olivia Bowman, TSV Senior Staff Writer
March 29, 2017 • 1,417 views
Filed under Features, Focal Point

Skyline drivers use aggressive parking techniques in the morning to try and secure a space. Like a cheetah stalking its prey, Skyline drivers can be seen lying in wait in over-crowded parking lots where they pounce on an open spot as soon as it’s available. This is a common sight in...

Foundry & Lux creates an industrial-meets-chic vibe in South San Francisco

Foundry & Lux creates an industrial-meets-chic vibe in South San Francisco

Adreana Estigoy, TSV Focal Point Editor
March 27, 2017 • 1,566 views
Filed under Focal Point, Reviews

A brand new chic and elegant restaurant has opened up in South San Francisco for people to grab some food, enjoy a cup of coffee and engage in recreational activities with their friends throughout the week. Foundry & Lux, a restaurant, bar and café, opened up six months ago in a complex called...

Domestic violence brought into the spotlight

Lauren Gozon, TSV Staff Writer
March 27, 2017 • 544 views
Filed under Features, Focal Point

Domestic violence happens in every country, culture and age group. It also affects people from all educational, socioeconomic and religious environments and happens in both heterosexual and homosexual relationships.Domestic violence has always been a controversial issue, so it's hardly a rare occurren...

Skyline hosts La Raza event

Skyline hosts La Raza event

Blynn Beltran, Marie Gomez, and Brian Silverman
March 25, 2017 • 1,143 views
Filed under Features, Multimedia, Online Exclusive, Video

On March 17, 2017 Skyline College invited high school students to celebrate their first ever La Raza event.

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