Pizza, cheap or gourmet, is a favorite food of the masses, and I am no exception. There are so many different types to choose from: New York-style thin crust, Chicago deep dish, Trenton tomato pie, and even bar-style. But none of these resonate with the authenticity of a true Napoli pizza found at Fuoco Pizzeria Napoletana. Above
As a person of Mexican heritage, a big struggle for me is finding decent Mexican food at the 5C dining halls and around the Claremont Village. While I have dined at nearby restaurants like Casa Moreno, my heart will always belong to a local restaurant called Tropical Mexico, which I have frequented for years. Located on
Although I am quite the foodie, I also happen to be a picky eater. This little quality of mine made me apprehensive at first when I dined at Han Sang Korean Restaurant. The restaurant is located in the city of Walnut on Brea Canyon Road, about half an hour away from the Claremont Colleges.
From my car, the restaurant seemed like nothing more than a cheesy imitation of the typical London bar, equipped with phone booths and British flags. But when I walked through the door painted like a Doctor Who police box, I was surprised to find myself in what felt like an authentic British pub. As you
As a self-proclaimed foodie, I look for some key things in a restaurant, including authenticity and vibrant flavor. One restaurant that meets my requirements is Ojiya, an authentic Japanese restaurant in Chino Hills, only 20 minutes away from Claremont. Despite the long waiting time, every second is worth it as soon as the
Although many students at the Claremont Colleges enjoy attending concerts, this fun activity can also become strenuous: Tickets tend to be expensive, and major venues are far away and a hassle to get to. Nevertheless, there is a location that can give students easy access to concerts without immense sums or heavy Los Angeles traffic. The Observatory
Mental illnesses are often a taboo topic due to the various stereotypes and stigmas attached to them, such as the negative perceptions of mentally ill people as unstable and violent. These stigmas lead to people with mental illnesses being abused, silenced and disrespected. On Oct. 8, the 5C Mental Health Alliance hosted an event called Students Speak that
For students who are not local, it can be difficult to find off-campus entertainment that isn’t in Los Angeles. For LGBTQ+ students, finding high-energy, LGBTQ+ parties and spaces on- and off-campus is even harder. One place that can satisfy everyone’s needs is the 340 Nightclub and Restaurant in downtown Pomona. Just