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Dumpling King Takes the Crown

Morgan Bubman Staff Writer With a simple white sign with red letters reading “DUMPLING KING” written once in English, and then again in Chinese, the deceptively...

Speak Volumes: ‘We’re just a music blog’

Cindy Chan Photo by Benjamin Hurst, Staff Photographer In a day and age where blogs persist at the forefront of new media, one focused solely on...

Two Weeks Into Fall 2017: A Freshman’s Perspective

Jadie O'Connor “So what year are you?” The student cashier nonchalantly asked me as he put my newly purchased textbooks into a pristine University of...

Isla Vista Members Meet Their Neighbors

Remle Scott Photos by Taylor Yeerong Sunny and seventy five degrees, hundreds of Isla Vista residents, college students, and members of the community gathered together at...

Fresh Chef Nicole Pavlovsky Whisks Away Followers on Instagram

Joanne Rhee Staff Writer Pro tip: the best way to gain popularity on Instagram food pictures is to add an egg. Nicole Pavlovsky, who graduated from...

Grilled Cheese Truck Stop ‘Melts’ I.V. Hearts

Stephani Anderson Copy Editor As you walk on Embarcadero del Norte, it’s almost impossible to miss the bright orange-and-yellow bricks of I.V.’s newest eatery, The Original...

Coffee Organiks is Sure to Perk Isla Vistans Up

Charles Stock Staff Writer Coffee Organiks, one of the newest businesses to arrive in Isla Vista, offers affordable, authentic, 100 percent organic South American coffee –...

To Vape or Not To Vape: Inside the E-cigarette Revolution

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Photos by Diane Ng, Staff Photographer The e-cigarette craze is sweeping the nation, and adults and college students alike are succumbing to what...

Silvergreens Finally Finds its Niche in I.V.

Kamran Yunus Senior Copy Editor After suddenly closing down last June, Silvergreens has reopened in its original Isla Vista location, located on the corner of Pardall...

Hidden Gems of IV: The Isla Vista Neighborhood Clinic

Peter Crump Photos by John Clow, Staff Photographer A bustling and vibrant college town, Isla Vista has a sense of community that's undeniable. Nowhere is this...