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Allergy season is upon us, take precautions

Allergy season is upon us, take precautions

Lauren Puffer, Life & Times Editor
April 13, 2017 • 253 views
Filed under Life & Times, Staff Blogs, Top Stories

Having allergies is one of my biggest physical struggles. My eyes get puffy, my nose gets drippy, and my sinus are pressurized. Having this disadvantage could out you at a bigger risk of contracting an illness, but staying healthy in the spring isn't entirely hard. I have some tips and tricks to keep...

Behind the Scenes: Sunset Yearbook

Behind the Scenes: Sunset Yearbook

Dion Deguzman, Editor-in-Chief
March 29, 2017 • 223 views
Filed under Life & Times, Top Stories

It’s almost time, the time everyone has been waiting for. The yearbook. It is finally finished and will be distributed May 3. Although, there is a lot more that goes into the yearbook than you might think. What you may not know is that this year’s yearbook actually started being made last school...

Things to Do: Jan. 13 to Jan. 15

Things to Do: Jan. 13 to Jan. 15

January 9, 2017 • 278 views
Filed under Life & Times, News, Top Stories

Star Wars: The Music The Phoenix Symphony brings Star Wars to the Symphony Hall this Friday. If you are not into school dances and Hoopcoming I would definitely recommend stopping by the Phoenix Symphony Hall. The symphony will be performing the popular “Main Theme,” “Imperial March” and the ...

Spread positivity, be content

Spread positivity, be content

Lauren Puffer, Life & Times Editor
January 9, 2017 • 232 views
Filed under Life & Times, Top Stories

I can personally say that I’ve had a pretty good life. There’s not much for me to complain about. Though some people’s problems are more severe than others, they can have the same level of impact on your mental wellness. The greatest gift that we have been given as humans is the ability to influence...

Corona band puts on joyous holiday concert

Nikki Dull, Staff Writer
December 14, 2016 • 317 views
Filed under Around Corona del Sol, Entertainment, Life & Times, Uncategorized

On Dec. 13 Corona del Sol’s band and percussion performed together for a joint holiday performance directed by Scott Werner. To start of the night, percussion performed the song “Hanukkah” and the stage was set up to match the holiday theme and also included captivating colorful lights that...

Create great study habits, and thank yourself later

Create great study habits, and thank yourself later

Landon Douglas
December 13, 2016 • 398 views
Filed under Columns, Life & Times, Opinions, Top Stories

STUDY! You want to create good study habits for yourself. Try to avoid cramming it all in at the last second, that will do you no good. It might help by getting a friend to come over and quiz you on some subjects.   Flashcards They are a really helpful tool on finals because you can j...

Give back to the Earth and take the right action

Lauren Puffer, Life & Times Editor
December 12, 2016 • 248 views
Filed under Life & Times, Opinions, Staff Blogs, Uncategorized

It's the season of giving, so I thought, “why not talk about the gift that keeps on giving?” This year I'll be giving back to Mother Earth and I strongly encourage you to do the same. I know we don't have that much power over all of the industrial level changes that occur in the environment, but...

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them makes a splash at the box office

Ethan Farrell, Staff Writer
December 12, 2016 • 314 views
Filed under Entertainment, Life & Times, News, Opinions, Uncategorized

Many large works of fiction can be hard to add to in such a way that it will be satisfying on its own and to those who are already fans. J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series is no exception, being a largely developed world of wizardry that has captivated people of all ages since the first book was released....

Popular gifts to make you the hit of your Christmas party

Haley Spracale, Staff Writer
December 12, 2016 • 325 views
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Life & Times, Opinions, Uncategorized

As the holiday season gets closer more and more people start heading out to purchase gifts for their friends and family. If you aren’t sure what to get for that special someone, here’s a wrap-up of some of the hottest gifts this season. Pie Face board game This game is becoming larger than life — literally. With its own segment on Ellen and videos of people playing this new game all over Youtube, Pie Face is a cheap, family-friendly game. The only material you need to buy other than the game is a can of whipped-cream. Be warned, this is game doesn’t come without the possibility of a big mess. You can bu...

Corona del Sol choir rings in the holiday spirit with annual concert

Corona del Sol choir rings in the holiday spirit with annual concert

Nikki Dull and Nick Chambers
December 12, 2016 • 320 views
Filed under Entertainment, Life & Times, Opinions, Top Stories, Uncategorized

On Dec. 9 and 10, Corona del Sol choir performed its holiday concert directed by Greg Hebert with the help of student teacher Camille Hartley. The show was a huge success with wonderful performances from all the choirs. To start off the night, A cappella sang “Betelehemu” arranged by Barrington...

Corona puts on annual Holiday concert

Corona puts on annual Holiday concert

Nikki Dull, Staff Writer
December 8, 2016 • 259 views
Filed under Life & Times, News, Opinions, Top Stories

On Dec. 6 Corona del Sol’s orchestra concert performed its holiday concert featuring the chamber and concert orchestra as well as the guitar ensemble. The concert included several holiday themed songs like “Silent Night”, “Jingle Bell Rock”, and the “The Christmas Song”. My favorite...

Corona del Sol performs third year of ‘Nutcracker’

Corona del Sol performs third year of ‘Nutcracker’

Dion Deguzman and David Deal
December 5, 2016 • 996 views
Filed under Entertainment Slideshows, Life & Times, Opinions, Slideshows, Top Stories, Uncategorized

On Dec. 2 and 3 the Corona del Sol Dance Co. performed it’s third annual Nutcracker Tale under the direction of dance teacher Elizabeth Pease. Corona began performing the Nutcracker when Pease was hired as the new Corona dance instructor and every year it seems to get better and better. As an avid...

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