Game of Thrones is Crowned All-Time Emmy Champion

Game of Thrones is Crowned All-Time Emmy Champion

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 13
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  Remember when Ellen DeGeneres handed out pizza and Chris Rock handed out Girl Scout Cookies at the Oscars? Jimmy Kimmel did something similar by having the kids from the Netflix show Stranger Things hand out peanut butter and jelly sandwiches while riding around the theater on bikes. To sum it u...

All Things Korean

All Things Korean

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
October 4
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KOREATOWN, CA-- The 43rd annual LA Korean Festival (LAKF) was held at the Seoul International Park from Thursday, September 22 to Sunday, September 25. This event showcased all the culture and history of South Korean immigrants in America since the beginning of the 1900’s. “I hope the festival...

Empire Hits the Dramatic 3

Reyna Sanchez, Staff writer
September 30
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Four months of drama less waiting and Empire season three has finally aired.  Fans were not disappointed on September 21.  According to Variety, the first episode “Light in the Darkness” had 12.45 million viewers. TV.com rates the show with a high 7.3/10 stars. After watching one episode I’d ...

Grace Vanderwaal, Million Dollar Talent

Grace Vanderwaal, Million Dollar Talent

Elvia Maravilla, Staff Writer
September 30
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Grace Vanderwaal, a 12-year-old New York native, was recently crowned the winner of the 2016 America's Got Talent (Season 11). Grace writes original songs and performs them on her ukulele. NFL star and magician John Dorenbos came in for third place after The Clairvoyants, who came in for second place. Following Grace's...

Horror in Hollywood

Horror in Hollywood

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
September 30
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Halloween Horror Nights (HNN) is an annual event hosted by Universal Studios. This year HHN began on September 16 and will continue through November 5. General Admission tickets range from $64 to $89, depending on where and when the tickets are purchased. The cost pays off because the gates are open...

I Miss the Old Kanye

I Miss the Old Kanye

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
September 30
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On Sunday, September 3, Kanye West released the casting call information for Season 4 of his clothing line, Yeezy. In addition to a location and date, West included an odd requirement which rubbed many people the wrong way; he asked that “multiracial women only” attend the casting. Outrage manifested...

A Taste of Asia

A Taste of Asia

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 22
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ARCADIA, CA-- Bringing multi-ethnic food and entertainment to nostalgic immigrants and Los Angeles foodies, the 626 Night Market is a high profile night market located in the San Gabriel Valley. The event celebrated its fifth anniversary in 2016, consisting of more food, merchandise, arts, games, and...

Pokémon in Real Life

Pokémon in Real Life

Bryan Moran, Staff Writer
September 6
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Many people have dreamed of catching Pokemon in real life and now they can, thanks to the most popular app in the U.S, Pokémon Go. In case you don’t know what Pokémon are, they are basically monsters that people capture and use to battle others in the game with powers based on elements like fire a...

Halloween Shopping Boo!-m

Halloween Shopping Boo!-m

Sharon Tran, Editor
September 6
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While the heat lingers as we enter the month of September, Halloween is just around the corner. Big-name retail stores, such as Walmart and Target, are already setting up parts of their stores as Halloween corners. However, if one wants to find a greater variety of ghoulish decor and creepy costumes,...

Encouraging Your Need to Read

Encouraging Your Need to Read

Tyra Castro, Editor
May 25
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Read Across America is an annual program that encourages people to read on March 2nd, the same date as famous children’s writer Dr. Seuss’ birthday. This reading motivation and awareness day was created by the NEA (National Education Association.) Read Across America began on March 2nd, 1998...

Golden Streets

Golden Streets

Francisco Cardoso, Staff Writer
May 25
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The Metro has opened up its new Foothill Gold Line extension that runs from Pasadena to Azusa. To celebrate the opening of the new extension, many cities will participate in the 626 Golden Streets, that will hold festivities all along Huntington Dr. on the 26 of June. South Pasadena is the city...

A Date With Obama

A Date With Obama

Leonel Quintana, Staff Writer
May 25
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From writer and director Richard Tanne, Southside With You takes a look at the president and his first lady from an unexplored angle, as two lawyers on their first date. The film, produced by John Legend, premiered earlier this year at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival to positive reviews from critics a...

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