The Orion

Cheapest eats and drinks for college students

La Salles Plate and flight during breakfast time. La Salles' website's photo

Nicole Henson

April 4, 2018

Atmosphere 1. La Salles reopened as a bar and restaurant two weeks ago. Although the dining may need some work concerning service, the bar has a particular ambiance for casual drinking. If there is a long wait for sit down service (sometimes up to two hours) then customers have the option to sit in the...

Riley’s Bar and Grill celebrates 30 years in Chico with hype

Reiley's celebrated its 30th anniversary April 30 with live music and beer for everyone over 21. Photo credit: George Johnston

Michelle Zhu

May 1, 2016

Locals, students and alumni made their way to the heart of downtown Chico on April 30 to celebrate 30 years of service at Riley's Bar and Grill. Since April 25, 1986, Riley's has expanded its loyal patrons, who are considered friends. That same year, a patron made a sign that hangs over the front...

Local bars bring charm, fun to Chico

Local bars bring charm, fun to Chico

Grant Casey

October 7, 2015

Sierra Nevada Brewing Company - 1075 E. 20th St.The Sierra Nevada Brewing Company has been providing delightful experiences to members of the Chico community since 1979. It provides daily tours of its brewery, puts on multiple concerts a month and has a restaurant and taproom that serves food grown entirely ...

‘Pocket Points’ feeds brains, bellies

Illustration by Rachel Dugo

Veronica De La Cruz

September 28, 2014

Earning points to go to class, now why didn't we think of this sooner? The latest app "Pocket Points" has been a popular topic discussed in most of my classes, and with all of its benefits, I can definitely see what all the buzz is about. How it works: "Pocket Points" detects the student'...

Bouncer stabbed outside Riley’s

Police responded to a stabbing incident outside Riley's bar Sunday night. Photo credit: Anna Sobreviñas

Anna Sobreviñas

September 14, 2014

A Riley's bouncer was admitted to Enloe Medical Center Sunday night after he was stabbed outside the bar on the intersection of Fifth and Ivy streets. A confrontation between a suspect and the bouncer resulted in a stabbing around 9 p.m. "Apparently a friend got pushed out of the bar and then anoth...

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