Go See Grease! Tickets on Sale Now

Go See Grease!  Tickets on Sale Now

Jack Freeman, Sports Editor

April 20, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

As many people know, BCCHS’ play production is kicking off their new musical, Grease, this Friday, April 22nd. They do one production each semester so all Patriots should go and support them! The musical is being held on April 22, 23, 26, 28, 29, and 30. Tickets are $8 presale and $10 at the door, so...

Coachella or EDC? It’s Your Choice!

Coachella or EDC?  It’s Your Choice!

Alexandria Velis, Staff Reporter

April 8, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Every year around spring time, people the ages of 18-30 grow excited when the line-ups for their favorite music festival appear online. If you prefer Coachella, tickets have been known to sell out within 15 minutes. If you prefer EDC, which stands for electric daisy carnival, tickets to the festival...

DIY To Tie Dye

DIY To Tie Dye

Jenny Cubas, Front Page/ News

April 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

After the winter passes by, it's time to put away the sweaters and mugs and bring out the T-shirts and sweets. One way to bring in the new year this spring is with pops of color in what you wear and also what you eat. When making things in tie dye, it gives your creation a pop of color that can brighten...

2016 Academy Awards: Lack of Diversity and Girl Scout Cookies

2016 Academy Awards: Lack of Diversity and Girl Scout Cookies

Jenny Cubas, Front Page/ News Editor

March 7, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The 2016 Oscars was the 88th Annual Academy Awards hosted by actor Chris Rock. The award ceremony was beautifully decorated and filled with the most popular celebrities. The Oscars lasted more than three hours, which most people agreed was too long, and was watched by more than 43 million people. The...

Riveting Revenant Review

Riveting Revenant Review

Samuel Gerstein, Arts & Entertainment Editor

March 3, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

In what I would call one of the best movies of the decade, Leonardo DiCaprio stars in his most talented roles in his history of film. The Revenant is a sort of western thriller set in the 19th century west somewhere in South Dakota near the Missouri River. For this role, Leo definitely deserves to final...

DIY Relaxing Night In

DIY Relaxing Night In

Jenny Cubas, Front Page/ News

February 16, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

With all the stress people are dealing with nowadays, sometimes it's necessary just to stop working and pamper yourself with self-soothing activities. This DIY is the ultimate package to lay back and relax with friends or have some alone time to put your feet up and unwind. It includes facial masks,...

Get Hooked On New Blood: A Shade of Vampire

Get Hooked On New Blood: A Shade of Vampire

Trinity Cummings, Staff Reporter

February 9, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Every teen and young adult has been going crazy over the new book, A Shade of Vampire, and of course they have every right to be. When I first started reading this book, I had my doubts because it sounded stupid.  The only thing I'd  heard about this book was that this was the new Twilight and I di...

The Broad – LA’s Newest Treasure

The Broad – LA’s Newest Treasure

Samuel Gerstein, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 9, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Awesome! The only word needed to encapsulate LA's new contemporary art museum but not enough to describe the sheer beauty of this magical place. The simple architecture of the building itself is stunning but what's inside is even more amazing. The idea for this palace of art started in 2008 by...

DIY Succulent Planters

DIY Succulent Planters

Jenny Cubas, Front Page/ News

February 3, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Even though its winter and keeping a plant alive outside is nearly impossible, there are different ways to have a "green thumb" during the cold first months of the year. Succulents are plants that retain water in dry climate and soil, making them perfect to have during the winter. Once a person has...

Christmas Tree Alternatives

Christmas Tree Alternatives

Jenny Cubas, Front Page/ News Editor

December 7, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The beginning of December is finally here and what better way to greet the month than to set up a Christmas tree? Many people would agree that cutting down trees is a waste because 25 days later it will be thrown out to the curb, or maybe the traditionally decorated tree is getting old because it is...

Las Fuentes Restaurant: Fresh and Authentic Flavors

Las Fuentes Restaurant: Fresh and Authentic Flavors

Clarissa Guardado, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Looking for a place to eat nowadays can be a bit difficult because some people just want to go out and spend time with their families and friends, they don’t necessarily just want to go out for special occasions. If you like Mexican food, then the perfect place to go would be the best Mexican restaurant...

DIY to Pumpkin Pie

DIY to Pumpkin Pie

Michelle Suarez, Staff Report

November 12, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It's the time of season when everyone puts away their bathing suits and pulls out their sweaters and warm drinks. Pumpkin pie is a must have in the Fall season. All around the world, pumpkin pie is one of the best desserts that you can accompany anything with. Pies are very simple to make, especially...

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