Braves Go Full On Game Mode

Braves Go Full On Game Mode

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
December 20
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- Been playing games all day? Frustrated from playing 8-Ball, Knockoff, or Word Hunt? The Game Pigeon games have taken over the BPHS campus, with students constantly having their heads buried as they walk. “I feel like the update has brought students together in a way. I find myself...

Southern California “Winter Wonderland”

Southern California “Winter Wonderland”

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
December 20
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- Those days have arrived where you’ll pick out your outfit of the day, an oversized sweater and big fuzzy boots to survive the morning cold, and suddenly feel like a baked potato in the afternoon. At Baldwin Park High School, this time of the year is normal. Some students have been...

The Warmth of Hot Chocolate

The Warmth of Hot Chocolate

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
December 19
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'Tis the season for hot chocolate to warm up our bodies, but what's the best hot chocolate? Hot chocolate brings many emotions to different people during the holiday season. Senior Angie Pop stated that her favorite hot chocolate is the Nestle Rich Chocolate brand. She describes the taste as, “It's...

Gliding on Sea Life

Gliding on Sea Life

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
December 13
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TOKYO, JAPAN-- A new Japanese ice skating rink caused uproar and was forced to close after news reported that the attraction included 5,000 fish frozen into the ice. The attraction at Space World, in southwestern Japan, was opened to the public on November 12. The 5,000 fish were placed in the ic...

Biden + Obama

Biden + Obama

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
December 13
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The bromance between President Obama and his VP, Joe Biden, has been a source of comedy and admiration on the internet for years. With Obama’s second term coming to an end and the recent election of Donald Trump, Twitter has exploded with a brand new wave of Biden memes. “They’re funny and they...

Tuning in with Michelle Del Toro

Tuning in with Michelle Del Toro

Genesis De la Luz and Jonathan Frias
December 12
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Michelle Del Toro is the orchestra president at Baldwin Park High School. She is currently a senior and is involved in many school activities that include the badminton team and Adelante Mujer Latina, Club. She has been a part of orchestra in high school for all four years but has been playing for the...

Spreading Cheer, Joy, and Gifts

Spreading Cheer, Joy, and Gifts

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
December 8
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With the year coming to a close, the rush of the holidays ultimately leaves a fuzzy feelings with most. It’s the time to be thankful for the things you have and have a sense of giving back to others. This year, BPHS’ Renaissance has teamed up with the National Honor Society to bring Operation...

A Field of Red, White, and Blue

A Field of Red, White, and Blue

Shwe Nemyo and Madeline Lequang
December 1
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COVINA, CA-- From November 5 to November 13, the fifth annual Field of Valor was held at Sierra Vista Intermediate Middle School. The field was open to the public from 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM each day. School field trips were also held throughout the day. Kasin Lau, a West Covina High School student, shared...

Race Against The Clock

Race Against The Clock

Elvia Maravilla, Staff Writer
November 28
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BALDWIN PARK HIGH SCHOOL- It's coming!!! There was a race against the clock as Renaissance prepared for Kindness Week, November 14-18. During 4th period, Renaissance students were seated listening to Mrs. Melendez about what needed to be done to prepare for Kindness Week. Students were then dismissed...

Cubs end the Curse

Cubs end the Curse

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
November 19
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The curse of the Billy Goat is finally over, as the Chicago Cubs won the 2016 World Series and ended the 108-year-old curse. Their quest began with a powerful regular season when they had 103 wins. The Cubs general manager, Jed Hoyer, helped build a young team that had a lot talent. In addition,...

Operation: Kindness Week

Operation: Kindness Week

Elvia Maravilla, Staff Writer
November 17
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BALDWIN PARK HIGH SCHOOL, CA - Hey, What's Renaissance been up to lately? Renaissance presented (drum-roll please) Kindness Week. Kindness Week was a celebration of kindness that was distributed throughout the entire school. Ongoing activities throughout the week were the compliment posters around the...

Brave, Brave Alumni

Brave, Brave Alumni

Jonathan Frias, Staff writer
November 16
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There have been many Brave alumni who have gone on to do great things. For example, Gary Allen and Ron Brown, who both were great athletes. Jose Lopez Jr. is no exception, as he joined the Navy after graduating from Baldwin Park High School. Jose Lopez Jr. graduated in 2012. He was MVP for water...

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