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Chico’s Sipho’s offers Jamaican flavor on a budget

This Jamaican restaurant is located next to the orchards along Dayton Highway. Photo credit: Natalie Hanson

Natalie Hanson

February 20, 2018

When looking for a unique, authentic meal in Chico, one may not think “cheap” first. Surprisingly, there are some real treats hidden in plain sight here in town, once you’re tired of having burgers and pizza downtown for a month straight, without breaking the bank. Sipho’s is a hidden delight...

Innovating mobile application aims to make student life easier

The new application offers coupons to local restaurants. Photo Courtesy of Oodles.

Gennisis Mendoza Cruz

August 31, 2017

Oodles the application was released Aug. 30, in Chico, allowing local users to find new deals.The deals consist of coupons to restaurants, clubs, movies, and stores. Fiesta Taco, Sultan’s Bistro, Arabica cafe, Smokin’ Mo’s bbq, Kona’s Sandwiches, Aca Taco, Gogi’s Cafe, Celestin...

Celebrating being single

Photo credit: Briana Mcdaniel

Nicole Henson

February 18, 2017

Singles Awareness day is stereotyped by people who are overly concerned about their relationship status, interpreting the holiday as a time to focus on being dejected and alone. But contrary to popular belief, there are many reasons to be joyous on the day after Valentine's Day. A person has th...

Office Depot connects with Pocket Points

Pocket Points logo By Tony Montini (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

Kayla Fitzgerald

September 23, 2016

Office Depot, Inc. announced their partnership with the popular app, Pocket Points, on Sept. 8.Pocket Points was founded at Chico State in 2014. The app rewards students for not using their cell phones during class time.Since the launch, Pocket Points has spread to 42 states and is being used at more than 130 co...

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