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Winter festivities around the valley

Winter festivities around the valley

Lauren Puffer, Staff Writer
December 8, 2015 • 341 views
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Many people think that there aren't many thing to do in Arizona to get into the holiday spirit. However, there are various activities around the valley that people can do during the season. Las Noches de las Luminarias For the month of December the Desert Botanical Garden will be putting on its ...

Looking for some holiday spirit? Check out these DIY decorations

Looking for some holiday spirit? Check out these DIY decorations

Faryal Ashraf, Staff Writer
December 1, 2015 • 774 views
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The holiday season is a festive time of year and many traditions are centered around decorations. There are many celebrations during the holiday season such as Christmas, New Year’s Eve and Hanukkah. However, decorating doesn’t have to necessarily be centered around any certain holiday. People enjoy...

Marching Band completes successful season

Marching Band completes successful season

Megan Marples, Life and Times Editor
November 24, 2015 • 566 views
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Corona del Sol’s marching band performed its fall 2015 spectacular “A Sound of Silence” and took home third place at the ABODA State Marching Championship on Nov. 14. Although the marching band students make performing their eight-minute show look effortless, a lot of time is put in off the field. Every...

Newcomer Dylan Gardner offers insight on his inspiration and influences

Newcomer Dylan Gardner offers insight on his inspiration and influences

Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer
November 18, 2015 • 706 views
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Dylan Gardner first came into the public eye when his debut single "Let's Get Started" was added to a popular Spotify playlist. The song "got a million plays in three weeks with me not even doing anything," Gardner recalled. Since then, “Let's Get Started” has since racked up over five million plays,...

Three artists make comeback in music industry

Carson Pyatt, Online Editor-in-Chief
November 13, 2015 • 470 views
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Everybody loves a good comeback artist, and recently there have been quite a few people who are about to release new music. In the limelight recently have been Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber and Adele These three artists took a bit of a hiatus from making music, and all three have already elevated their...

Downtown Tempe boasts historic landmarks and new culture

Downtown Tempe boasts historic landmarks and new culture

Celeste Hayes, Staff Writer
November 12, 2015 • 354 views
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Many Corona Del Sol students intend to attend ASU after graduation. ASU’s campus is in the middle of downtown Tempe. Tempe’s history goes much deeper than their college campus though. Mill Avenue was actually named after the old flour Mill. Which was the foundation of Tempe. The mill still stands...

Classroom to the streets: Strom works as Uber driver

Classroom to the streets: Strom works as Uber driver

Lauren Puffer, Staff Writer
November 4, 2015 • 700 views
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Corona math teacher Andy Strom was interested in making a little extra money last summer, so he became a driver for Uber, an app for smartphones used to connect a passenger with a driver in their area for quick and easy transportation. Uber is a self-employed transportation service. It has roughly...

Twenty One Pilots impress “Skeleton Clique” at concert

Twenty One Pilots impress “Skeleton Clique” at concert

Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer
October 26, 2015 • 851 views
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On Oct. 13, I saw Twenty One Pilots live for the second time and it was an all around wonderful experience. I'd seen the duo before at the Chipotle Cultivate festival last April, but this was a completely different and far more interesting show. The band originates from Columbus, Ohio, and consists of lead...

All Time Low with all new set for U.S. tour

Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer
October 16, 2015 • 716 views
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American punk rock band All Time Low released its sixth album Future Hearts in April and recently embarked on its second U.S. tour in support of the record. The tour is called “Back To The Future Hearts,” an ode to the classic sci-fi films. It takes the band all across the U.S., and the show is ...

Music duo put new twist on country sound

Music duo put new twist on country sound

Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer
October 13, 2015 • 587 views
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Country duo Maddie & Tae are bringing back everything I love about country music. At 17 years old, they both moved to Nashville after finishing high school and signed a record deal soon after. Their debut album Start Here was released on Aug. 28 of this year, more than a year after their first si...

Need to de-stress? Check out these four calming exercises

Faryal Ashraf, Staff Writer
October 2, 2015 • 551 views
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High school is the stepping-stone toward a successful future. This ideology is preached to students over and over to motivate them to not only continue to further their education, but to have a chance to go to college and live a good life after. However, that doesn’t mean it’s easy. The lives of...

Students reveal favorite food spots around town

Lauren Puffer, Staff Writer
October 2, 2015 • 904 views
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Since the beginning of time, food has been bringing people together; from a business dinner to a friendly brunch to the trading of crops and the sharing of goods among ancient civilizations. It seems in this day and age that local eateries are the places to be. At least once a weekend I go to a local...

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