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Orders from 31st Ready Made can be picked up curbside at 25 S. Ellsworth Ave. in San Mateo.

31st Union serves food for comfort

May 7, 2020

Tired of cooking yet? I don’t blame you. Well, if your situation allows it, there’s no better time than the present to order takeout from a restaurant you’ve always want...

The view on the top of a hill in Laurelwood park is one to be admired.

Hidden trails of Belmont are the best around

May 6, 2020

Everyone’s looking for things to pass the time during quarantine, and there aren’t many options. Hiking, for instance, has been forced to wedge its way into many people’s...

‘Out of Shadows’ questions the foundation of media

May 5, 2020

While documentaries like "Tiger King" have been gaining popularity on Netflix, one documentary that you probably haven't heard about is "Out of Shadows." This YouTube documentary, whi...

Players place building tiles in their boroughs to get income, reputation, and population in their city.

Board Game Reviews: Suburbia

May 2, 2020

Convert your small town into a thriving city. Build residential, civic, industrial, and commercial industries to get a larger population than all of the neighboring boroughs. This...

‘Once and Future’ artfully blends sci-fi and historical fiction together

April 30, 2020

It has a medieval tale, reincarnation, magic, and spaceships, as well as a plethora of LGBTQIAP+ representation among the characters. And it all comes together in a cohesive story...

Title screen and logo for Some Good News / John Krasinski / Wikipedia / CC BY-2.0

‘SGN’ keeps good news flowing during tough times

April 29, 2020

In his most recent debut, "The Office" star John Krasinski released his new YouTube series, "Some Good News" (SGN), raising the spirits of millions. Widely known for his roles in "The...

Many have hopped onto the whipped coffee bandwagon since the recipe went viral. I, personally, made whipped coffee over iced almond milk.

Whipped coffee lives up to the buzz

April 28, 2020

It's safe to assume most teenagers are addicted to social media, especially one of the newest platforms, TikTok. Naturally, a new platform with new creators often comes with new trends, and whipped co...

Donald X Vaccarino designed Dominion.  Published in 2008 by Rio Grande Games, Dominion is an essential game for anyone's collection.  It can be played with 2-4 players in less than an hour.

Board Game Reviews: Dominion

April 24, 2020

This week, I'm going to cut the suspense and start with my opinion of the game before going into more detail. Dominion is one of the best games of all time.  It gets an easy...

The original spanish name of Netflix's series

Netflix gives fame to fast-rising show ‘Money Heist’

April 23, 2020

Most binge-watchers look for action-packed shows which leave them speechless and wanting to watch more. "Money Heist" does precisely that. Originally, the show was first br...

On April 7, Valorant, Riot Games' new competitive shooter, became available to the public as a closed beta.

Valorant challenges Counter-Strike as the top competitive shooter

April 22, 2020

Valorant, Riot Games' newest shooter, has dominated the esports community for weeks, even though the game will not officially be released until the summer of 2020. The game ...

Sunderland fans celebrate after a goal was scored.

‘Sunderland ‘Til I Die’ is a show to kick for success

April 22, 2020

It has been a month without any athletic games being aired due to coronavirus, and the Netflix show "Sunderland 'Til I Die" provides the perfect cure. The show allows fans to wa...

The Weeknd performs at the annual Bumbershoot festival in 2015.

The Weeknd visualizes his emotions in his ‘Until I Bleed Out’ music video

April 19, 2020

It is hard to get up after falling down, but it's still crucial to try to build yourself back up. While spending more time alone, it is easy to lose track of the things you va...

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