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How to do Valentine's Day on a budget

How to do Valentine’s Day on a budget

February 14, 2019

Just because you’re broke doesn't mean your heart has to be. Valentine's Day is here, along with the opportunity to have a great day with your sweetheart. There’s just one issue: Your brain says Cheesecake Factory, but your bank account says Taco Be...

Santa Rosa resident Jasmine Rosas buys herself a box of chocolates for Valentine's Day.

Single people rejoice, you are alone this Valentine’s Day—and that’s a good thing.

February 13, 2019

Valentine’s Day is fast-approaching. With so much love in the air you may ask yourself, “Why am I still single?” But honestly: it’s not that bad. Every year I hear the same complaints from friends. They complain about how stressful Valent...

Holiday Soft Glam

Holiday Soft Glam

November 22, 2018

No Thanksgiving is complete without a full face of festive makeup to “stunt” on your family. For those who need a tutorial, here’s a Thanksgiving 101 for fall makeup: Starting off with primer, I used Benefit’s Porefessional Primer ($32). This produ...

Thanksgiving: the best time of year

Thanksgiving: the best time of year

November 22, 2018

Thanksgiving week is the best week of the year. Not because of Black Friday. Not because of the short work week. Not because of the long weekend. But because of Thanksgiving Day itself. That’s right--Thanksgiving rocks. Truth No. 1: It’s people oriented. Thanksg...

Shone Farm coordinator Anthony Blondin delivers pumpkins to SRJC child development center on Thursday.

Shone Farm harvests goodwill for SRJC child development center

November 3, 2017

Containing the devastation of the North Bay wildfires proved to be a monumentally challenging task; containing excitement for the upcoming holiday season may not be as difficult for Santa Rosa Junior College’s population. Close to 1,000 students, staff and faculty m...

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