Where and Why: Treats n Beans

By: Brandee Salinas A few blocks from campus is a small oasis of decadence. Treats n Beans is one of the newest restaurants to open in Oakland. It is a dessert and coffee shop located at 118 Meyran Avenue here in Oakland. The location opened in the beginning of January 2019. Treats n Beans is a franchise that is popular in Jordan. According to the Pittsburgh location owner, this is the first location to open in Pittsburgh as the business wishes to expand within the United States.   The menu consists of waffles, pancakes, crepes, milkshakes, coffee, and even nachos. … Continue reading Where and Why: Treats n Beans

“You” Netflix Review

By Maia Williams  Have you ever had such a strong obsession that it made you do the unthinkable? The psychological thriller “You” first premiered on Lifetime on Sep. 9, 2018. The series later premiered as a Netflix original on Dec. 26, 2018. The series sheds a light on how detrimental an obsession can be.  It showcases the insane obsession bookstore manager Joe (Penn Badgley) has for Beck (Elizabeth Lail), an aspiring writer. Joe is working at the bookstore and instantly falls in love with her instantly. After a brief conversation, he gets her name and phone number. Joe begins finding … Continue reading “You” Netflix Review