Michelle Jaco

Freelance Journalist/ Marketing Coordinator

Born a proud SoCal native and developing a competitive (but healthy) spirit at a young age, I grew up rooting for my LA teams and later evolved that fan-spirit into a hustle, when I combined my love of sports with my passion for storytelling as a writer for the LA Clippers. More recently, I have built a career in the digital PR industry, while continuing to explore my journalistic depths.

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Recline Into the Fall Season With September’s Must-See Films at Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas

Revisit Your Childhood or Find Your Female Empowerment With September’s Biggest Movie Releases Written By: Michelle Jaco Photography Provided By: Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas Movies in September The “end of summer blues” is a real-life affliction that affects many. The weather becomes cooler and the days become shorter, which can make the seasonal shift quite distressing. Alright, alright, autumn approaching isn’t so horribly dreadful, but it is an adjustment. And to detract from the dear dog da

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Take Your Super Bowl LIII Viewing Party to One of These OC Bars

Huddle up With Other Football Fans and Enjoy Super Bowl Sunday at These 8 Bars in Orange County With the stage now set for Super Bowl LIII, many of us are eagerly anticipating if the Patriots’ dynamic duo in Tom Brady and Bill Belichick will bring back yet another Super Bowl Championship to Foxborough, or if the Rams’ young bloods, led by Jared Goff and head coach Sean McVay, will deliver LA’s very first Super Bowl title. For those of us who will not be making the trek out to Atlanta for the bi

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Plastics by Michelle Jaco

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recommends the reusing of plastic bottles to reduce the amount of waste households generate, but this environmentally conscious effort in preserving Mother Nature also bears health concerns of bodily intoxication, bringing to question: Can the risks of preservation outweigh the good from the bad? The most common types of plastics found in drinking containers can be identified with a numeric number located in the center of the triangular recycling symbol,

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It’s Gotta Be the Shoes by Michelle Jaco

The fictional character Mars Blackmon (writer/director Spike Lee’s 1980s alter-ego), was onto something when he — along with the team at NIKE — famously coined the slogan: “It’s gotta be the shoes.” The right pair of shoes can have a tremendous effect on athletic performance. Sure, no such magical sneakers exists that will allow you soar through the air like Michael Jordan, but a good pair of tennis shoes is a quintessential component to support the body through demanding workouts and promoting

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Insurance: Beginning with the Basics by Michelle Jaco

In years past, fairly healthy individuals may have opted out of enrolling in an insurance plan because they had no history of chronic illnesses. The price of health insurance may have also deterred, and possibly negated, many away from enrolling in a policy, as well. Medical insurance can be viewed as a gamble; the insurer bets that they will make more money in monthly premiums than they will in paying out consumer benefits, whereas the insured (you) must decide what type of plan coverage — if