Tag: food

Riverside City College’s City Grill plans an update to give students better meal choices

By Patrick Tindall Greasy pizza slices, sad chicken fingers and cold, dead fries. Some students have called it “gas station food,” others have called it flat-out “garbage.” Some students refuse to eat at the cafeteria altogether due to dietary restrictions or allergies. Riverside City College’s City Grill has been the subject of many student’s mealtime

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Chef Maria Sanjurjo-Casado teaches with skills from her Peruvian heritage

By Benjamin De Leon Behind every culinary masterpiece there lies a story of cultural heritage, Riverside City College Chef Maria Sanjurjo-Casado proves it time and time again with her contribution to the Culinary Academy on Market Street. Growing up in Iquitos, Peru, Sanjurjo-Casado would always watch her mother bake and cook but it wasn’t  until

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Tio’s Tacos artist uses scraps to create immersive art for his local Mexican restaurant

By Sayeda Ghazanfar Fascinating figures filled with discarded propane tanks and empty bleach cartons tower above you in a terrifying allure, drawing you in with outstretched arms. A gigantic skeleton rides a bicycle to your left, greeting you with a sinister smile. Up ahead, a massive teepee made entirely out of recycled bottles and concrete

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Riverside Food Truck Festival fascinates

So much to try, so little time! The food truck frenzy visited downtown Riverside this past week showcasing some of the best in creative cuisine.

Riverside residents flocked downtown as the Riverside Municipal Auditorium hosted HOT 103.9’s Food Truck Festival on Sept. 30th.

BRIEF: What’s in your food?

Posted: May 7, 2015 | Written by Tyler Reese ‘A Place at the Table’ a documentary by Jeff Bridges explaining food insecurities and what to do about it will be shown in Riverside City College’s Quad room 215 on May 8 at 5 p.m. The event will be sponsored by the Riverside Student Coalition and

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RCC City Grill fires up prices for the fall semester

Photos by Jaishon Johnson | Staff Photographer Article by Raziel Muniz | Staff Writer Sept. 18, 2014 The fall semester has begun and with the end of summer heat seemingly nowhere in sight, Riverside City College welcomes not only the highest temperatures of the year, but also the highest prices for food and refreshments at the City Grill. Hot

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With football comes pasta this fall at RCC

Alexandra Ortiz | Staff Writer The boys of fall are back and so is the RCC pasta! The RCC Tigers football team has been getting ready to kick off their season against Bakersfield at home on Sept. 6. Finally the excitement of the fall semester is back under the Saturday night lights but if you

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Resource Center runs low on resources

VALERIE OSIER | STAFF WRITER The Resource Center is running alarmingly low on supplies due to an influx this semester in the amount of students utilizing it’s services. The Resource Center, run by Associated Students of Riverside City College, is a place where students who have paid their student fees can get free food and toiletries, no questions asked. The center is especially intended for

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A Healthy Cafe Choice

ZACHARY INGRAM | Staff Writer Don’t you love the smell of bacon in the morning? Eating is a natural desire that we can all agree is an enjoyable pastime. The on campus City Gill offers healthy options that are sure to fill your tummy and satisfy those taste buds. A salad bar, sandwiches, whole wheat

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Nishe Butler | Managing Editor Downtown Riverside is taking us back in time as a new restaurant/whiskey lounge opens, bringing back to life the classic era of the 1920s. On March 15, ProAbitions opened as the latest hot spot in downtown Riverside. The classic 1920s building is industrial yet modern with its brick walls and

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