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Best Prom Nail Salons in SCV

Kulsoom Hasan, staff writer
April 21, 2017
Filed under Fashion, Features, Prom 2k17

With only a little time left until prom, while boys are busy getting ready their most formal tuxedos and corsages, girls are occupied with preparing their dream dresses, hair, makeup, and nails to top off what is meant to be a perfect night. In haste to prepare for such a big event, there is a need t...

Bold is beautiful: Anna Bates

Bold is beautiful: Anna Bates

Min Ju Kang, Features Editor
March 23, 2017
Filed under Fashion, Features, Student Life, Top Stories

On a typical day at West Ranch, herds of girls wear their must-have lululemon leggings or olive green jackets, while crowds of boys share a part of their identities by wearing their Stan Smith sneakers and Ray-Ban sunglasses. However, in the blur of white Converse, stands a 5’ 1” (“and a half-- t...

New School Year, New School Officers

New School Year, New School Officers

Raylene Factora, News Editor
March 22, 2017
Filed under News, Student Life, Top Stories, West Ranch

 Throughout the school year, ASB officers put time into making sure students at West Ranch enjoy their high school experience. As the end of each school year approaches, a fresh group of students is picked by their peers to make their days at school all the more fun and exciting.   On March 17 at...

Battle of the Meal Subscription Services: Marley Spoon vs. Blue Apron

Battle of the Meal Subscription Services: Marley Spoon vs. Blue Apron

Sydney Young, Staff Writer
March 21, 2017
Filed under Features

  Isn’t it easy? Coming home, being able to do your homework and get your duties done, then at the same time everyday come downstairs to a nice, home-cooked meal. But as college grows nearer and nearer for each of us, we all know that sooner or later, we will have to learn to cook and feed ours...

Undergrounds Coffee House:

Undergrounds Coffee House:

Lauren Lee, Web Editor
March 17, 2017
Filed under Features

  Normally, when you hear SCV, you don’t think of aesthetic cafes or trendy boutiques. However, with the new year comes change for our small town. Undergrounds Coffee House is a part of that improvement to Santa Clarita.    Undergrounds is a warm and cozy artisan coffee house on Newhall Ranch Road. It wa...

Restaurant Review: Hook Burger

Restaurant Review: Hook Burger

Hannah Kim, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
Filed under Around Town, Features

  Located across from Valencia Town Center, a new counter-service restaurant called Hook Burger is quickly gaining popularity among SCV residents. Opened a few weeks ago, this burger joint draws in customers of all ages. The restaurant brings freshness to a classic American meal by using 100 percent USDA...

What’s inside Room 502?

What’s inside Room 502?

Mina Jang, Copy Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Features

Every Tuesday in the upper campus, a group of students gather around in Room 502.  They are a unique bunch: A girl runs around with a gigantic pen, adamant on taking attendance when no one else wants to, while another one chases after her, attempting to snatch the pen away. Later I find out that ...

Bowl of Heaven

Bowl of Heaven

Alina Truong, Staff Writer
February 16, 2017
Filed under Around Town, Features

You’ve seen them on food blogs, foodie Instagrams, and Snapchat stories. At first, you may have assumed that the bowls was from one of the many frozen yogurt places around Santa Clarita. Bowl of Heaven, however, with its signature purple, green, and orange flower logo, isn’t frozen yogurt, nor is...

Escape Rooms

Escape Rooms

Sydney Young, Staff Writer
February 11, 2017
Filed under Around Town, Features

  Stuck in a room. 60 minutes. Wait, make that 50. Those 10 minutes seemed to disappeared quicker than you realized. No time to think twice, if you want to make it out alive.   Both a bonding experience with friends and strangers and a nerve-racking game, escape rooms can test the limits of your k...

Orange for Maya

Orange for Maya

Siena Zarrell and Angelina Hernandez
February 10, 2017
Filed under Sports, Student Life

  While most high school kids are expecting a new phone or a car on their birthday, Maya Evans was given something that turned her life around.   The story started in October, when Maya caught a case of pinkeye. Like usual, it took a week to clear up. Unusually, after it cleared up she was l...

Hope Jin delivers Hope

Hope Jin delivers Hope

Raylene Factora, News Editor
January 25, 2017
Filed under Features, Student Life, Top Stories

    You may have seen her sporting eccentric clothing during spirit weeks to showcase her school pride. Working in the ASB room with fellow members to paint posters or plan events.  Flying around the lacrosse field and darting past defenders to whip the ball into the goal. Or studying dil...

Starting off the new year in Peru

Starting off the new year in Peru

Min Ju Kang, Features Editor
January 24, 2017
Filed under Features, Top Stories

We bring canned goods, hats, and toys to the Counseling office whenever there is a donation drive. We pass around cans to raise money for cancer research or for the homeless in our period 5 classes during the holiday season. When it comes to donation events, we often give, feel good about ourselves, and...

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