Tag: Holidays

Black Friday shopping provides deals, thrills

I’m obsessed with Black Friday shopping.

My obsession started back in 2011 after my relationship ended and moved in with my mom and sister. I wasn’t really used to getting out of the house much, so when my sister Desi asked me if I wanted to go shopping with her on Thanksgiving Day, I said sure.

Dia de los Muertos livens downtown

ALEJANDRA GARCIA | STAFF WRITER Downtown Riverside celebrated its fifth annual Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration on Nov. 2. Families came out to remember their loved ones who passed on, others came to pay their respects and celebrate one of Mexico’s oldest traditions. Among the many kinds of activities were tribal dancers,

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Carving competition on campus

Students and clubs carve pumpkins to win ‘Spooktacular’ prize NICHOLLE SALVATIERRA | STAFF EDITOR The afternoon of Oct. 25, ASRCC hosted the annual Pumpkin Carving Contest in the quadrangle. For this event both club and individual contestants carved pumpkins within an hour and judged by their ability to fit any of the four award categories. Awards were given to the scariest, funniest, most creative,

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