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Mad Love, Not Bad Blood

Mad Love, Not Bad Blood

Erica Gillespie, News Editor

March 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life

Tina Hwang created Team Mad Love, Not Bad Blood to raise money and awareness for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The eight students in this team worked to get donations from friends, family and local companies, such as Corner Bakery and Ameci’s. LLS is the largest organization aimed toward...

Is Expensive Skin Care Worth Buying?

Is Expensive Skin Care Worth Buying?

Erin Eskoff, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Fashion, Features

During their teen years, many people are faced with the most annoying impurity —acne. Girls in high school, and some in their adult years, tend to feel like they have to wear makeup to hide their skin. Shopping at Sephora for makeup can hurt your wallet, but there is a significant difference in the...

Meet Phoebe Woods

Meet Phoebe Woods

Brooke Johnston and Katie Luo

February 20, 2018


Filed under Features

From the moment we wake up to when our heads hit our pillows at night, most of us take the capabilities we utilize throughout the day for granted. Without giving it a second thought, we skip up flights of stairs and jog to meet friends outside of class, failing to realize that these tasks aren’t secon...

I Try an All-Natural Skincare Routine for a Week

I Try an All-Natural Skincare Routine for a Week

Emily Chang, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018


Filed under Fashion, Features

Lately, it seems like everywhere you turn there is a new vegan diet, plant-based juice cleanse, or wheatgrass shot. This new, all-natural and healthy way of life is even extending to beauty products. Given the long struggle I have had with my skin, I was curious to see how effective an all-natural sk...

Chop Stop

Chop Stop

Nicole Augusta, Staff Writer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Around Town, Features

Chop, stop, and roll on over to the Valencia Promenade to check out a new restaurant in town. It is called the Chop Stop and is famous for serving up “more than a salad.” Fine chopped salads are their specialty, but you can get the delicious ingredients and lettuce in the form of a wrap, bowl, or...

Medina and Jaramillo: Aspiration for Art

Medina and Jaramillo: Aspiration for Art

Min Ju Kang, Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life, Top Stories

 Min Ju Kang To start off the new year strong, senior wildcats Nathaniel Medina and Kayla Jaramillo collected art supplies for their campaign, “Aspiration for Art.” Medina and Jamamillo raised roughly 30 donations of crayons, colored pencils, coloring books, scissors, and watercolor paints for P...

Pop-Up Shops

Pop-Up Shops

Nicole Augusta, Staff Writer

February 6, 2018


Filed under Around Town, Features

Fun-sized, temporary shops are popping up all over LA, armed with cute decor, trendy themes, and long lines. Pop-up shops are taking major cities around the world by storm, and the enthusiasm surrounding them is only growing. If you’re wondering which pop-up shops have come and gone, which you can an...

The Japanese Garden

The Japanese Garden

Kiana Quick, Editor-in-Chief

February 2, 2018


Filed under Around Town, Features

  Driving up, I thought the directions must’ve been wrong and that our 30-minute drive out to Van Nuys was useless. The giant cement walls, guard post, and intimidating fences were the last thing I expected to see. But there it was on a little sign with an arrow pointed toward the guard post: “The J...

Passionate, pleasant, and proud: Claire Pida

Passionate, pleasant, and proud: Claire Pida

Min Ju Kang, Editor-in-Chief

January 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life, Top Stories

  Her green eyes and dirty-blonde locks are some things on campus you can’t miss. She struts out of the school gates with confidence and grace and heads into her Scion iA. School may have ended, but for senior Claire Pida, an exciting day is just beginning. She starts her engine and drives off towar...

Downsizing

Downsizing

Kiana Quick, Editor-in-Chief

January 25, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life

  Left, right, left, right. I watched as my feet fit perfectly between the wooden panels of the floor as I walked to my room. I’ve been making this exact walk for the past seven years, but today it’s different. I take a deep breath before opening the door and staring into my room.      The ...

Holiday Gifts for Generation Z

Holiday Gifts for Generation Z

Nicole Augusta and Katie Luo

December 20, 2017


Filed under Features, Student Life

It’s that time of year again! You know what we're talking about. It’s the time of year to show family and friends how much you care by stressing out and buying last-minute gifts. Giving the perfect gift can be nerve-wracking, and sometimes gift cards just don’t cut it. Lucky for you, we are he...

Breakfast Ideas for Finals

Emily Chang, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Features

 Wake up five minutes before you have to leave for school because the snooze button just seemed like a good idea. Throw on whatever outfit you see on the floor. Quickly brush your teeth and barely make the carpool. While this may seem like any other morning of a high school student, the most crucia...

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