Sarah Boutin | The Banner La Grande XL Observation Wheel towers over the fair, which contains around half a million LED lights, where riders can see the games and colorful food stands.

Los Angeles Fair brings out locals, tourists for food, fun

Attendees walk down the tunnel of the Fairplex, welcomed by the smell of crazy food combinations and the sound of children laughing with delight. Summer is ending but the Los Angeles County Fair is just beginning. The LA County Fair finally opened its gates Aug. 31 at the Pomona Fairplex and will run until Sept. […]

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Editors Review: “The Now Now” Gorillaz

Gorillaz released their sixth studio album “The Now Now” June. 29. The virtual band Gorillaz is most recognizable for their hit single “Feel Good Inc.” from their third album, “Demon Days,” released in 2005. “Humility,” the album’s single, featured George Benson and was dropped a month before the entire album was released. Lyrically and melodically […]

Cinematography tackles theology

“Can we really trust the Bible?” This is a question many  newcomers to Christ and skeptics ask. While the New Testament is a fundamental guideline for the Christian faith, some of the authorships of the books  are questioned. So, can we trust the reliability of the Bible? Dr. Craig Evans, biblical studies professor at Houston […]

Split Checks encourages local artists, creates music

While many artists look to achieve success by heading west toward Los Angeles, Split Checks is a production company looking to strike gold in its own backyard. Hailing from Riverside, Split Checks is composed of Jake Aldaco, junior graphic design major; Ethan Anderson, graduate graphic design and digital media student; McKay Vandenberg, graduate English student; […]

Art gallery hosts yearly senior art show, dislpays student work

Seniors of the College of Architecture, Visual Arts & Design at California Baptist University came together in downtown Riverside to showcase their work to friends, family and peers. The showcase’s opening night  gave the audience a look at the projects the seniors had worked on throughout their entire career including graphic design, photography, fashion and […]