Born in the U.S. to Oaxacan parents, 21-year-old South Los Angeles photographer Zuly Garcia has taken it upon herself to portray indigenous women and their beauty through a project entitled “Flores Politicos."

Colorful floats, local politicians, marching bands and athletes paraded down 2nd Street while thousands cheered during the 35th Annual Belmont Shore Christmas Parade on Dec. 2.

Hanukkah, Christmas and Kwanzaa are at the top of the established and recognized list of celebrations. The first two receive plenty of attention; the latter remains a mystery.

Tarot cards can be traced back to the late 14th century. Most commonly used in Italy, they were originally a part of a casual playing card game. The widespread use of tarot cards for divination began in the late 1700s when Frenchman Jean-Baptise Alliette, under the pseudonym “Etteilla,” published the first guide to tarot card readings.

So Cal Corgi Beach Day, the world-famous event that gives the dogs, their owners and other corgi lovers a chance to celebrate the breed was held on Saturday, Oct. 28, at the Huntington Dog Beach.  

Many of us look forward to Halloween all year long. The biggest frustration isn’t deciding what you want to dress up as, but how to do it without breaking the bank.