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The Eagle Eye

Saving your stacks

Saving your stacks

Sara Boivin, Staff Writer

May 26, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

High school is a time of growing in your education. But let's be real. High school is also a time to have some fun and really start experiencing life as a young adult. But those aspirations come with a cost: sacrificing grandma's Christmas money just to go for a movie and dinner. Saving money -- or...

Beach craze

Beach craze

Adam Campbell, Photo Editor

May 17, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

California boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Luckily, many are right outside your doorstep. Use your summer days wisely and make as many trips down to these Orange County gems as possible.   10) Strands Strands Beach, located in northern Dana Point, offers a large sand...

Healthy eateries

Healthy eateries

Paige Schuck, Staff Writer

May 17, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Sometimes you get a craving for a savory, juicy In-N-Out burger that can only be sated by a fresh double-double with a side of fries. But other days, all you want is something that will fill you up in a better way. Certain foods leave you feeling good after you eat them, but sometimes quality health...

Home away from home

Home away from home

Anna Cannon & Avery Lewis, Staff Writer

May 15, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, From our print issue

After a year full of applications, acceptances and denials, the hectic college decisions have come to an end. Finally, the stressful part is out of the way, and the fun part has started: decorating your dorm. Decorating your dorm room in a fashion that makes you feel at home can greatly affect your...

Talon Theatre traditions

Talon Theatre traditions

Tara Peterson, Staff Writer

May 12, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

When people think of “Talon Theatre” the first things that comes to mind are plays and musicals. But to thespians, the first things brought to mind are family and tradition. Whether it is singing “The Chain” before the show starts or going to Ballpark Pizza on Friday night, Talon Theatre runs...

Stagecoach 2015

Stagecoach 2015

Anna Cannon, Staff Writer

May 11, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Every April, Indio, California becomes a hotspot for social dwellers. That's because during April, in Indio, it's festival month. The first two weekends of April house the music festival known as Coachella, but the third weekend houses Stagecoach, the country music festival. Both Stagecoach and...

Disney craze

Disney craze

Alana Mayes, Staff Writer

May 9, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Cinderella leaves the glass slipper only to have Prince Charming grasp it in his hands, covered with white gloves, as he chases after his princess, but she has already left in a magical carriage. Now that the classic tale of Disney’s movie Cinderella is told, drawing comes next. Through pencil and...

Chasing the dream

Chasing the dream

Tara Peterson, Staff Writer

May 5, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

It has come to be that time of year that all seniors are anxious for: college acceptance season. Auditions are done and the results are coming back, and three seniors are realizing their life long dreams of continuing their performance arts are not as far away as they may seem. In kindergarten, 7-yea...

Three cheers for Trio

Three cheers for Trio

Paige Schuck & Perla Shaheen, Staff Writers

May 4, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With Pinterest, pictures are streamed and organized into displays. On Tumblr, people share original and reused content in their public profiles. However, the recently established Trio app is a combination of the two formats of social media. Trio assists teens and adults in compiling gifs, movie cli...

Apple apps

Apple apps

Avery Lewis, Staff Writer

April 30, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

With constant updates and ground-breaking inventions, the future of technology looks brighter than ever. The rapidly growth of the technological world makes it hard -- perhaps even impossible -- to keep on top of the newest trends. However, a virtual trip to the Apple app store will open the door to...

Be your own barista

Be your own barista

Avery Lewis, Staff Writer

April 29, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, From our print issue

It’s a part of your daily routine. You need it. You’ll go crazy without it. You don’t want to, but you need to face it. You are addicted. There’s no need denying it -- without that venti double-shot extra-whip mocha Frappuccino, you might just drop dead. Even if you are aware that this addiction...

Urth to OC

Urth to OC

Adam Campbell, Photo Editor

April 29, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, From our print issue

No matter how good the coffee and omelets are, it’s debatable whether the two hours spent on the road is worth a meal at Urth Caffe. But those lengthy drives with an empty stomach will soon come to an end, for Urth is coming to OC. The new Urth will be located across the street from the famous Las...