Building a Better Community from the Bottom Up

Building a Better Community from the Bottom Up

Emily Renteria, Editor in Chief

October 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Summer was great, wasn’t it? For most, summer gives people a chance to take a break from the chaos of life and give in to some much needed pampering and relaxation; but that is not the case for many high school seniors. Before the school year even started, soon-to-be graduates began tossing and tur...

Vending Machines Open or Closed?

Vending Machines Open or Closed?

Denise Reynoso, Opinion Editor

October 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Starting with the new school year, various things has changed for the better for students and faculty. One of which was the vending machines because that had stuck out to me the most. The new vending machines work amazingly well and hold more of a variety of snacks than the older ones we had. There's...

Should Zoo Animals Be Set Free?

Should Zoo Animals Be Set Free?

Clarissa Guardado, Staff Reporter

April 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

It is debated whether zoos should be allowed to cage up animals or if they should let those animals be free and left alone so they can be in their natural habitat. In the past, most zoos did cage and lock up animals for pure human enjoyment, but now a zoo's purpose is so much greater than that....

Make Summer Plans Now

Make Summer Plans Now

Ranulfo Martinez, Staff Reporter

April 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

It may be spring at the moment but summer is just around the corner. We just had Spring Break and now we have to gear up for summer. Preparation for summer could mean either getting a beach body or just getting through the semester. Ultimately, we all should start to make plans for this upcoming summer...

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...

The Next Step: Life After High School

The Next Step: Life After High School

Jack Freeman, Sports Editor

March 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As many seniors surely know, high school is coming to an end this year and it is approaching rapidly. Many seniors are scared at the thought of high school ending, but I personally am not because there are a lot of great things that seniors can do once they graduate. Seniors can do things like go to...

The Truth Behind the Fur Industry

The Truth Behind the Fur Industry

Clarissa Guardado, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

When people buy clothes with fur they don’t really think about the millions of animals that have had to suffer and go through the painful abuse of having their fur stripped from them, just so people could wear their fine, soft hair on their clothing. Every year, more than 150 billion animals are...

Valentine’s Day Ideas for Couples

Valentine’s Day Ideas for Couples

Jack Freeman, Sports Editor

February 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

As many of us know, Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and if you are having trouble figuring out what to get for your loved one or what do with your loved one, worry no more, I’m here to help. There are multiple gifts and dates you can do with your boyfriend and girlfriend, but I’m going to...

Obama Moved America Forward

Obama Moved America Forward

Alexandria Veliz, Staff Reporter

February 3, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

With Obama’s presidency coming to an end in 2017 at the end of his second term, there is a certain amount of anticipation as citizens of the United States ponder about their future president. These thoughts of the future have been affected by how the past 8 years with Obama have gone. When Obama was...

Can Money Buy Happiness?

Can Money Buy Happiness?

Jenny Cubas, Front Page/ News Editor

January 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

When you think about what makes you happy, is money the first thing that comes to your mind? Many people believe money can solve every problem, while others think it only creates more. It is said that it’s human nature to want more than you already have. The reason behind why money is very important...

Love at First Sight Doesn’t Exist!

Love at First Sight Doesn’t Exist!

Joselyn Argueta, Creative arts Editor

January 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

We all read books and see the young prince fall in love with a beautiful girl at first sight. But have you asked yourself, does love at first sight really exist? You see movies telling the same story were boy meets  girl and they fall in love. But do you really believe what's on television? It is everyone's...

Cat or Dog? The Battle to be the Best

Cat or Dog? The Battle to be the Best

Jack Freeman, Sports Editor

January 13, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Many people have been debating about whether cats or dogs are better. There are many different reasons for someone to like a cat better than a dog or to like a dog better than a cat. As a cat owner, I personally like cats better than dogs. There are certain character traits that someone can have that...

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