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Exclusive Phanatix Preview: Double Slideshow Coverage

Richard Kontas, El Vaquero Production Manager

April 3, 2014

The GCC Dance Department presents “Phanatix” Friday at 8 p.m. in the Sierra Nevada building. The show is directed by Victor Robles and is one... READ MORE »»

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Skateboarders Surf Cement Waves at Verdugo Park

Lucas Yepez, Staff Writer

April 3, 2014

It’s a typical day at Verdugo Park. A man exercises while walking his dog, friends are socializing and adults smile while watching their children have... READ MORE »»

Caption: WHEELS UP: John Stevenson, 53, swings over the lip of a pool at the Verdugo Skate Park. Stevenson tests his skills at the park Wednesdays and Thursdays.

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‘The Raid 2:Berandal’ Is a Feast for Action Fans

Eric Bourse, Newsroom Manager

April 3, 2014

British director Gareth Evans’ 2011 Indonesian action film, “The Raid: Redemption,” was a spectacle that awed audiences worldwide with its nonstop... READ MORE »»

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Women Break Down Traditional Job Barriers

Julia Orr, Staff Writer

April 1, 2014

When the serial killers dubbed the “Hillside Stranglers” murdered two of her close friends, Lisa Rosales switched careers from being an elementary... READ MORE »»

Caption: BREAKING BARRIERS: Sita Demirjian, second from left, discusses her job in a male dominated field alongside, from left, Lisa Rosales, Demirjian, Brenda Zalke and Ashley E. Armstrong on March 25.

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Crowe Knocks it Out of the Ark

Alexandra Duncan, Features Editor

April 1, 2014

Darren Aronofsky’s “Noah” showcases some very extreme alterations that bring to mind an apocalyptic action film rather than a story from the Bible. Aronofsky,... READ MORE »»

Caption: RUNNING TOWARD SALVATION: Russell Crowe as Noah is pelted by rain and frantically races ahead of the those damned by the Creator toward the safety of the ark.

News

Mining in Armenia Creates Danger of Toxic Bi-products

Moises Torres, Staff Writer

Armenia’s vast landscapes and mountain chains are now under siege as private mining companies deplete the country’s natural resources. According to Suzy Petrosyan, a coordinator... read story

April 3, 2014 • 0 comments

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Arts and Entertainment

‘The Raid 2:Berandal’ Is a Feast for Action Fans

‘The Raid 2:Berandal’ Is a Feast for Action Fans

Eric Bourse, Newsroom Manager

British director Gareth Evans’ 2011 Indonesian action film, “The Raid: Redemption,” was a spectacle that awed audiences worldwide with its nonstop bone crunching fights.... read story

April 3, 2014 • 0 comments

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Coverage of "Paper Trail." Video by Jobi Javier.

El Vaquero News Network

News summary from issue 2.

Opinion

Sincerely, Aggie: Kessab Armenians Under Attack

Agnessa Kasumyan, Managing Editor

As a child, I always dreaded the month of April, for it symbolized fear and the death of my ancestors and fellow Armenians. As March came to a close, my stomach suffered deep... read story

April 3, 2014 • 0 comments

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