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The 37th Occasional DooDah Parade

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Jane Pojawa, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

The counterculture answer to the Tournament of Roses, Pasadena’s Doo Dah Parade, celebrated its 37th anniversary on Saturday. For a few hours on most years, chaos reigns and anything goes. The parade begins at the intersection of Vinedo Avenue and East Colorado Boulevard, and makes a circuit to Altadena... Read more »

Planetarium Offers Out of This World Presentation

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Anahit Kardzhyan, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

The college’s planetarium opens its doors on most Monday afternoons to the campus community and general public for a series of free astronomy presentations conducted by students and faculty. The establishment is completely digitalized and was developed using Sky-Skan technology. DigitalSky 2 and Digital... Read more »

Students Face College from the Blind Side

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Louise Andersson, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

Although these students cannot see, they are not blind to what they can accomplish through determination and perseverance, leaping over hurdles without leaving the ground. Daniel Amezcua, 24, a foreign language major with an emphasis in Spanish, is in his fifth year at Glendale College. His goal is to... Read more »

Students Celebrate Armenian Culture

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Miyu Kawamura, Staff Writer
November 21, 2014

Traditional music roared through Plaza Vaquero as Armenian and non-Armenian students  alike  danced, ate barbecue and celebrated Armenian culture. The Armenian Students Association has hosted the event since 1976, when the organization was first founded. The tradition was continued on Nov. 13 during... Read more »

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Anahit Kardzhyan, Staff Writer
November 5, 2014

Glendale Water and Power welcomed local residents to an open house event at the Utility Operations Center on Oct. 23. GWP hosts the Utility Day event once a year in an effort to inform Glendale residents how they provide them with water and electrical services. The booths included water quality and conservation,... Read more »

Stovepipe and Groo’s Flashback Bus

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Alexandra Duncan, Entertainment Editor
November 5, 2014

A psychedelic, multi-colored 1969 Volkswagen Kombi Bus called the Flashback Bus has caught the eye of many interested onlookers and Volkswagen lovers. Hand-painted on the Flashback Bus are countless images of prominent figures and events that cover a wide range of American history and pop culture, not... Read more »

Just a Quack in the Park

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Miyu Kawamura, Staff Writer
October 22, 2014

The lingering smell of hamburgers grilling and the sound of duck calls mingled through the  crowd at the sun-drenched Verdugo Park. The crowd had arrived at the park for the 10th annual Kiwanis Incredible Duck Splash on Oct. 11. The Duck Splash is hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Glendale and is often... Read more »

Army of Pink Raise Awareness to Fight Breast Cancer

Aimee Yeghiayan Beck, Staff Writer
October 22, 2014

Glendale Adventist Medical Center has once again kicked off its Army of Pink campaign to increase awareness about breast cancer. This year, six prominent community members will wear pink and speak out to increase awareness of early breast cancer prevention. Army of Pink is a biennial campaign that began... Read more »

A Figuratively Broken Heart, Literally Broken

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Louise Andersson, Staff Writer
October 22, 2014

It was on a car-washing Sunday in March 2013 that Robert Murillo, instead of getting a good night’s sleep, choked and coughed his way to the emergency room, where he found out he had a heart failure. Murillo grew up in El Sereno, located in East Los Angeles, in a family of eight. The youngest of six... Read more »

Music Staff is Pitch Perfect

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Emiliano Chavez, Staff Writer
October 8, 2014

The sound of music echoed through the halls of the packed auditorium last Thursday when the music department presented its faculty recital. For the last six years, the bi-yearly recital has given the music department the opportunity to showcase its talent on the auditorium’s mainstage stage in front... Read more »

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