Had To Be productions

You Thought It Was Your Secret

Written by: Jenny Garcia April 29th Norco Legacy hosted the event that would have staff, faculty and students laughing, crying and at times left speechless. “Everything is true.” With those words Tony Curry and Carrie Gibson, of Had To Be productions, set the tone for a moving documentary theatrical play. “Into the Fire” depicts the…

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New State Funding for California Schools

Written by: Jessica Noesen Big changes are happening in regard to school curriculum with the upcoming implementation of the Common Core State Standards, but there are also big changes happening in regard to state funding for California schools with the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF). “This is one of the biggest changes in education in…

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Selected poems of Michael Cluff

Choices Hank does not mind the inevitability of the dawn if he gets to decide when the sun will move upward to achieve his goal. The plains will be silent the airport lacking lights. Blimps will replace submarines and weathermen will report about willows and wannabees until the stars shift wth tides that occur only…

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Curtains Close

Written by: Ryan Pillette Michael Cluff was a well-known and beloved professor at Norco College, but his legacy extends further than many may know. Mike, as he is referred to by members of Gold Leaf Theatre Productions, was also a poet and thespian. While his poetry is known to many, and since his passing it…

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Who Says Poets Can’t Wear Flip-Flops?

Written by: Jenny Garcia Michael Cluff, who was known around Norco College as the professor who wore surf shorts and flip-flops has passed away. He was 58. Professor Cluff died Wednesday, February 19th having suffered from cardiac arrest. Cluff was a full-time instructor in English and Creative Writing, but he was more than just a…

Art-exposure

Art Exposure

  Written by: Paola Parobok Saturday, March 8th, 2014, was the opening reception at the W. Keith and Janet Kellogg Art Gallery at Cal Poly Pomona presenting “Tom Decker, Sandra Gallegos, Ann Isolde and Richard Osaka”;the curator for the show was Quinton Bemiller, an art professor at Norco College. The curator is the person in…

Corona-panthers

Corona Secures the Crown

Fans storm the field in what seems like a fairy tale ending to an incredible run through the playoffs for the Corona High School Boy’s soccer team. The Big VIII league champs defeated Royal High School by a score of 1-0 to capture the Division 2 CIF Championship on their home field Friday night. The…