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Summer has just begun and now we can relax and safely enjoy the summer with friends and family. Here are fun and fabulous activities you can do during this summer!

Summer activities to enjoy after a pandemic

Ryann Liddell and Isabella Fortunati June 29, 2021

After an excruciating year of internet failures, missing Canvas submissions and hybrid classes, it seemed that summer couldn't come fast enough. After the COVID-19 pandemic took over our lives for a year,...

Frozen lemonade, strawberry sorbet and frozen hot chocolate are the summer treats you need to beat the heat.

Frozen homemade treats to kickstart your summer

Ryann Liddell, Writer June 25, 2021

Summer is here, and after a long, tumultuous year of online school, students deserve an amazing, stress-free summer vacation. However, it's not always easy to relax when you have spent the whole year buried...

Ojai is a beautiful area where you can also indulge in incredible food!

Fill your belly with Ojai delights

Isabella Fortunati, Writer June 14, 2021

Ojai has been a well-known town for Ventura natives to venture out for the day and explore the stunning area. This city is famous for its gorgeous walks, trendy shops and calm weather. On top of this,...

Recently opened Frontside Cafe provides excellent service and a variety of delicious food and drinks.

Frontside Cafe brings a hip and tasty new place to eat at in Ventura

Isabella Fortunati, Writer June 8, 2021

On East Front Street in Ventura, the new Frontside Cafe welcomes Ventura beach town customers to a cafe featuring Australian cuisine and a modern ambiance. Frontside Cafe brings community to Ventura,...

Amidst its variety of perspectives, many DC fans believe that Zack Snyder's Justice League (Snyder Cut) does the franchise justice for the material that it's based on especially in comparison to its 2017 counterpart.

Zack Snyder’s Justice League tells the story Justice League (2017) could not

Sean Quinn, Writer June 6, 2021

After years of campaigning, petitioning and begging, this near-mythical film is here: Zack Snyder’s Justice League (Snyder Cut).  Like most films by the director, it has proven to be divisive, with...

One critic for the Boston Review called the movie adaptation of The Book Thief,

Rhetoric Criminal: The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak

Lila Ettedgui-Scott, Writer June 3, 2021

Every year during the joint Holocaust unit in English and history, the sophomore class at Foothill Technology High School reads The Book Thief  by Markus Zusak. The fictional account of Nazi Germany follows...

Low tide and beginner friendly waves at Surfer's Point.

Mild surf spots for the curious beginner

Malia Sanchez, Reporter June 1, 2021

Surfing is a coastal novelty because only people who can gain access to a beach have the ability to try. Ventura, California is fortunate enough to have a plenty of beautiful beaches and many people that...

Have you taken time to relax recently? Spice up your down time with these quarantine favorites featured by writers Ryann Liddell and Isabella Fortunati that are sure to help you relax to the max.

Extraordinary movies to enjoy during summer break

Ryann Liddell and Isabella Fortunati May 8, 2021

With summer break starting in nearly a month, Foothill Technology High School (Foothill Tech) students and families can finally relax, do nothing and enjoy some fantastic movies! This list of marvelous...

 A photo complete with all sodas tried during the test, ranked from what we thought would be the worst (left) to the best (right).

Searching for a delicious soda: Rocket Fizz review

Alex Jannone and Ethan Sequeira May 7, 2021

Originating in 2009 from Camarillo, CA, Rocket Fizz has grown to become one of the most well-known soda and candy market(s) in America. With over 91 stores in 29 different states including two locations...

OPINION: Are award shows doing enough for people of color?

OPINION: Are award shows doing enough for people of color?

Noelle Villasenor, Writer May 3, 2021

After a year in quarantine that caused the entertainment industry to stop in its tracks, the 2021 award show season arrived to acknowledge the artists and creators who produced notable work in 2020, or...

Populated with water sports in the summer and fishing in the winter, Lake Casitas is a beautiful place to catch a breath of fresh air off the beaten path.

Grab your keys and start the car for COVID-19 safe outings around Ventura

Noelle Villasenor and Laura Liang May 2, 2021

Are you all dressed up with nowhere to go? Are you newly licensed and eager to refresh your mind by getting out of the house? We’ve got you covered with five destinations ranging from Ventura to Ojai,...

With the number of streaming services increasing by the minute, its hard to know which one is the best for your needs, so in order to make the best decision and to get the most out of your monthly spending, here is a complete breakdown of all existing streaming services from Netflix to HBO Max.

Netflix is no longer chill: Should you be rethinking your streaming service choices?

Jonah Billings, Writer May 1, 2021

When it comes to choosing how to watch your favorite shows and movies online, you can choose to be one of two types of people. You can be the extravagant spender who dishes out hefty sums of money each...

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