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Men’s Soccer: Second half rally by Matadors drop Albany 3-0 in home opener

Men’s Soccer: Second half rally by Matadors drop Albany 3-0 in home opener

Darko Debogovic

August 31, 2013

The Matadors (1-0) kicked off their 2013 campaign in thrilling fashion, securing a 3-0 shutout home win over Albany (0-1), in their first game of the Ryan Rossi Memorial Tournament. Northridge peppered Albany’s goalkeeper Tim Allen from the start, who had to come up with numerous saves just to ho...

Labor Day weekend weather forecast

Brian Bernstein

August 30, 2013

The weather forecast for Labor Day weekend is going to be in the mid-to-low 90’s with a high of 96. Beaches and coastal areas will also be in the 90’s. It is perfect weather for BBQs and pool parties, so stay cool and enjoy this hot Labor Day weekend. Wondering about the best ways to keep y...

Circus-themed Matafest informs freshmen of USU services

Circus-themed Matafest informs freshmen of USU services

Ana Rodriguez

August 30, 2013

University Student Union introduced the different services offered at a circus-themed Matafest on Aug. 29. The event was held in the USU on the OST Lawn and in the Plaza Del Sol. Matafest was set up like an open house within USU to welcoming all incoming freshmen and returning Matadors. “We have ...

Police chase comes to a close, armed robbery suspects apprehended near CSUN

Police chase comes to a close, armed robbery suspects apprehended near CSUN

Alex Vejar

August 29, 2013

A car crash ended with the arrest of two possibly armed suspects near CSUN Thursday. The pursuit started at Roscoe and Reseda at 2:55 p.m. and ended around 3:40 p.m. at Darby Avenue and Nordhoff Street. Toward the end of the pursuit a police squad car performed the Pursuit Intervention Technique (PIT) maneuver, sending ...

Students enjoy free food and games at Matafest

Students enjoy free food and games at Matafest

Trevor Stamp

August 29, 2013

CSUN students enjoyed free food and games at a circus themed event called Matafest at the Plaza del Sol on Aug. 29, 2013. To read the story click here. ...

Police chase ends in crash near CSUN, suspects arrested by LAPD

Police chase ends in crash near CSUN, suspects arrested by LAPD

Champaign Williams

August 29, 2013

  Two people were arrested Thursday afternoon after a car chase ended near CSUN. The two were alleged robbery suspects according to LAPD. The pursuit started at Roscoe Boulevard and Reseda Boulevard at 2:55 p.m. It ended when a white Ford truck smashed into a tree at Darby Avenue and Nordhoff Street. The male...

August horoscopes

Esmeralda Careaga

August 29, 2013

Welcome back CSUN students! Here are your horoscopes for August. Aries: March 21 - April 19 For the new school year, it’s ok to sit back and learn. You like to take the lead, but sometimes don’t know what you are learning yet. Let someone impress you with their knowledge or wisdom. Yo...

CSUN professors rock out as musicians on the weekend

CSUN professors rock out as musicians on the weekend

Melanie Camero

August 28, 2013

Professor Gigi Rabe Along with teaching music courses at CSUN, Gigi “Gee” Rabe owns the extravagant title of “L.A.’s Accordion Diva.” Rabe has been playing the accordion for 38 years, but it all began when a door-to-door salesman selling accordion lessons knocked on her parents’ door when she was nine. “I always wanted to play music sinc...

Free beef and veggie burgers served to students at CSUN’s President Picnic

Free beef and veggie burgers served to students at CSUN’s President Picnic

Lisa Anderson

August 28, 2013

President Harrison welcomed students and teachers back for the fall semester at the President’s Picnic on Wednesday, Aug. 28. The picnic was held on Bayramian Hall Lawn, and is an annual event that takes place at the beginning of the school year. “I think it’s a great way to get our new studen...

50th anniversary of March on Washington raises discussion about social and economic inequalities

50th anniversary of March on Washington raises discussion about social and economic inequalities

Champaign Williams

August 28, 2013

President Obama addressed a crowd of more than 10,000 people on Aug. 28 to pay tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. The celebration took place at the nation's capital on the steps of Lincoln Memorial. Obama was one of many speakers who addressed t...

Robots! Zombies! Planes!…Steve Jobs?

Spencer Kilgore

August 28, 2013

Summer is over, which means another season at the multiplex is in the can. This year we were treated to big summer blockbusters (and flops), small indie gems and a handful of sequels. Here’s a quick list of what worked and what didn’t at the movies this season. BEST: Only God Forgives : Cut out...

Echo Park Rising: Rebirth of Sunset Junction

Emily Olson

August 28, 2013

It is humid and dark in The Echo, a venue in downtown Echo Park, as the Herbert Bail Orchestra sweats under the unnatural purple stage lights. People trickle in from the street where the hot August sun is melting and the walk from venue to venue requires sunglasses. Echo Park Rising is in full swing....

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