February-March 2021 Issue

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High School Consolidation (UPDATE!)
High School Consolidation (UPDATE!)
Amira Beck, Staff Writer • March 12, 2021

It's official, the El Molino Lions and the Analy Tigers are finally going to be combined. On a board meeting, March 10th, 2021, the Board members agreed to proceed with the resolution of consolidation. While this is a big decision, it was a necessary choice to be made. The parcel tax, which would have given the funding to keep both schools open, did...

How Social Media Affects and Benefits our Daily Lives
How Social Media Affects and Benefits our Daily Lives
Andrea Benito Chino, Staff Writer • March 1, 2021

Social Media has influenced our lives a lot in these recent years---especially since quarantine started and we didn’t have any other choice for entertainment. But is social media influencing our lives for the better...or the worst? Today we’re going to look into the pros and cons of the digital world and how it impacts our daily lives and routines....

Black History Month: America’s Hidden Figures
Black History Month: America’s Hidden Figures
KatieAnn Nguyen, Staff Writer • March 1, 2021

It’s February! You know what that means! No, not Valentine’s Day, Black History Month! For the whole month of February, we honor African Americans, their history here, and all they do for America, for they are a core part of our community just as you and I are.  You’ve probably heard of Barack Obama, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Oprah Winfrey,...

Ethnic Studies ABCs of Race Book
Advanced Art Class Student Artwork
Music Reviews February
Ryan Gronich, Music Critic and Puzzle Master • March 1, 2021

EMO PUNK: Heaven is a Place, This is a Place - Frank Iero & the Future Violents (January 15) Frank Iero’s history as a guitarist is packed. He’s been in pop-punk (My Chemical Romance), hardcore punk (Leathermouth, Pencey Prep), and just plain emo rock (his numerous solo efforts). The Future Violents, as his new solo project is dubbed, seem to be a blend of his heavier influences; the only...

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