Consider the Octopus

Alan Geraci, a lawyer from North County, stood on the corner of North Broadway and West Valley Parkway last Wednesday, preaching to, well, the preachers. The Escondido Democrats had organized a protest against, as the event’s advertising cartoon depicted, the “Rats in our City Hall”. The “rats” are labeled as Mayor Sam Abed, and City Council members Ed Gallo and John Masson, all three of whom are vying for re-election in the upcoming Fall midterms. They face the likes, respectively, of Paul McNamara, Consuelo Martinez, and political newcomer Vanessa Valenzuela. The previously mentioned Alan Geraci is on the ballot for State Assembly. Continue reading Consider the Octopus

Featured Artist: Tom Zupicich

Tom Zupicich is a senior studying  Communications Media with an emphasis in Screenwriting. Nick Jones: What drew you towards going into Screenwriting as an emphasis? Tom Zupicich: While there is an aspect of producing I like, screenwriting is the much more creative aspect that drew me to it, and I guess I’m much more creatively oriented than business oriented. I think thats the best way … Continue reading Featured Artist: Tom Zupicich