Frank Vogel Will Lead the Los Angeles Lakers as their New Head Coach

Frank Vogel Will Lead the Los Angeles Lakers as their New Head Coach

Jose Rivera, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

Frank Vogel has agreed to a three-year deal to become the next head coach for the Los Angeles Lakers. Vogel met with Lakers management Thursday, May 16, and completed the deal Saturday afternoon with Vogel's agent. Jason Kidd has also agreed to a deal to become a prominent assistant coach on Vogel's...

Extreme Anti-Abortion Laws Spark Protests Across the Country

Protesters outside the US Supreme Court.

Lisset Saavedra, Arts & Entertainment Editor

May 23, 2019

Last week, the governor of Georgia signed the most constrictive abortion law in the country. It outlaws the procedure after six weeks of pregnancy. Republican governors of Mississippi, Kentucky and Ohio have signed similar laws this year, thus making an anti-abortion movement. Red-state governors an...

Finals Week: Dealing With Stress Successfully

Stressed-out student at college.

Sofia Lemus, Staff Writer

May 23, 2019

It is about to be that time of the school year again, finals week. This is the time in the school year that has many students stressing out whether you are currently in high school, college or even middle school. There is a type of good stress that motivates you to get things done and keeps you ...

Beast Coast Colab Album Glorious

Beast Coast Colab Album Glorious

Ivan Delgado and Francisco Jacobo

May 15, 2019

 In today's music, the East Coast have many artists who are putting out several albums.  These artists consists of Joey BadA$$, Flatbush Zombies, The Underachievers, Kirk Knight, and Nyck Caution. Joey BadA$$ is a rapper from Brooklyn, New York who has eight studio albums. Flatbush Zombies is a ra...

Massachusetts Law “Section 35” and What It Did to Sean Wallace

Sean Wallace working in construction before his prison experience.

Sofia Lemus and Miguel Cisneros

May 13, 2019

Have you ever had a law change your life? In 2017, Section 35 did just that to a man named Sean Wallace. In Massachusetts, this law allows the court to force someone into treatment who is fighting addiction and is likely to harm themselves or others. You cannot request the court to have someone tr...

Notre Dame Cathedral Fire Devastates Paris

The Norte Dame Cathedral bursting in flames.

Gustavo De La Luz, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

The Notre Dame Cathedral caught on fire on April 15, 2019 in the city of Paris. It was underneath the roof where the fire broke out and it took about 15 hours for the fire to be put out completely. Although there were hundreds of French firefighters working to put out the fire, the spire, as well as...

Sephora Drops Olivia Jade After College Admissions Scandal

Olivia Jade and Lori Loughlin faced tremendous backlash after the college admission scandal.

Helen Rivera, Front Page Editor

May 7, 2019

The brand and company Sephora has recently ended its partnership with Olivia Jade Gianulli. She is a young beauty guru and YouTuber. She is also the daughter of famous actress Lori Loughlin (Full House) who is currently involved in the nationwide college admissions cheating scam. Olivia's YouTube channel...

Juice Cleanse: The Actual Student-Tried Results!

Examples of homemade juices

Isamar Torres, Opinion Editor

May 3, 2019

There are so many interesting and strange ways to lose weight, gain muscles, and to live a healthier life. I recently started a juice cleanse in which you must drink six bottles of special juices that will replace food plus two water bottles. I went to Pressed Juicery where they have three different juice c...

College Admissions Scandal: How the Elites Escape the System

A news report featured some of the elite universities that were affiliated with the college admissions scandal.

Jenessa Henderson and Hadaasa Nae

May 3, 2019

College is seen as a necessity nowadays. Depending on the field that you enter, you'll likely want to go to college or an elite university in order to have career satisfaction, success outside of the workplace, and financial stability and gain. However, despite universities being seen as a fundamental part to seeking success in l...

Ballon D’or 2018

2018 Ballon D'or Awards go to Hergberg, Modrić, and Mbappe.

Francisco Jacobo and Ivan Delgado

May 3, 2019

The Ballon D'or is a yearly award for the best soccer player throughout the year. Luka Modrić(33) has been declared as the winner of the 2018 Ballon D’or, breaking the consecutive trophies awarded to Messi and Ronaldo over the previous 10 Ballon D’ors since 2008. This year's nominees for the 2018 B...

What Does the Future Hold for Our Society?

A whale embodies the beauty within each and every one of our consciences.

Phillip Lemus, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019

The future is so unpredictable and immeasurable. Anything is possible for both humanity and our own individual selves. Take it from this journalist's perspective: I don't know what my future might hold for me and that's not a satisfactory thought to have, is it? Everyone has plans or ideas for what they...

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