Volleyball teams conclude successful preseason campaign

With plenty of games behind them, Escalon’s varsity volleyball team is ready for the Trans-Valley League game. The season was due to start on Tuesday, September 7 at home, welcoming Hilmar. University head coach Teresa Williamson has seen the team grow together during the preseason and they have a few …

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The horse dies on the “Ponniyin Selvan” sets; Animal Care Council Seeks Investigation Based on PETA Complaint Against Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies

Poster by Ponniyin Selvan A complaint has been filed against the production company Madras Talkies of Mani Ratnam by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) following reports of the death of a horse on the sets of Ponniyin Selvan, the filmmaker’s next historical film. Based on this complaint, …

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What watches do divers actually use?

When you think of a diver’s watch, your mind probably conjures up an image of something like a Rolex Submariner or an Omega Seamaster. Expensive, Swiss, beautiful, full of diving features, but maybe not the first choice for real divers. These are luxury watches with high prices and, although they …

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