The Crimson Connection

Rodeo Roundup

The La Grande Wheel XL is quite a popular ride at the HLSR and here it is lit up at night.

ErinE, Editor-in-Chief

February 24, 2020

It’s that time of year again. The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is back in town. This year the HLSR will be in town from March 3 to March 22 at NRG Stadium. First up, let’s talk about the concert lineup. It looks quite interesting this year. As expected, most of the artists are country musicians,...

Holiday Cheer You Can Eat

The chocolate peppermint bundt cake, freshly iced and ready to serve.

CarolineS, Content/Design Editor

December 6, 2019

During the winter, one of my favorite activities is baking. Over the years, I've discovered these two chocolate-packed recipes. They are easy to make and taste delicious.   Chocolate Peppermint Bundt Cake Cake Ingredients 1 package of chocolate cake mix 1 package of instant vanilla puddin...

Cypress’ New Treasure

Hand painted artwork by Black Cassidy on July 17, 2019.

ReganG, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2019

Tucked away behind Corky’s BBQ, lies the newest addition to the Cypress dessert community. Gooey’s is a unique ice cream sandwich shop that offers build your own dessert sandwiches with homemade cookies and Blue Bell ice cream.  The establishment opened in August of 2019 and has been jam pack...

An Arm Full of Groceries

H Mart uses their slogan,

BrandonC, Staff Reporter

August 17, 2018

H Mart is an Asian supermarket headquartered in New Jersey but can also be found all across the whole United States, Canada and even London.  The H stands for "Hanareum," which translates to "one arm full of groceries." It is also the name of the financial group that owns H Mart. The market focuses...

Holidays the American Way

Yokohama, China Town in Kanagawa Japan decorated for the Lunar New Year.

TeresaH, Online Editor

December 15, 2017

Christmas trees, candy canes, Santa Claus, stockings and pajamas. These are the things that are typically associated with Christmas and perpetuated in American media, but they are not necessarily traditions to the rest of the world shares. As the Christmas season approaches, foreign exchange students ty...

Is a Hot dog a Sandwich?

Photo by Renee Comet

JustinV, Staff Reporter

May 11, 2017

The most polarizing question of our century has been whether or not a hot dog is actually a sandwich. From the heated presidential debates last fall to daily conversations, the topic of what exactly a hot dog is has dominated headlines recently. Both sides have convincing cases, but alas, there is a...

Candy is Not a Snack

Candy is Not a Snack

KaylaP, Staff Reporter

April 12, 2017

Do people really consider candy a snack? That’s the question that has been on my mind after coming upon a YouTube video where people created a song that contained the line “candy is not a snack, if you think that you are wack” and honestly I couldn’t agree more. A snack is something people eat between ...



AbbyM, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2016

A long day at the office or piles among piles of homework can leave anyone a mess with no spare time to make or go out and get food. DoorDash allows people to place any order at any restaurant (even ones that don't offer delivery) and an employee of DoorDash will pick up the food and bring it right to...

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