Is Making Recreational Marijuana Legal A Good Thing?

Is Making Recreational Marijuana Legal A Good Thing?

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
November 8
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Proposition 64 would allow adults 21 and over to legally possess, grow, and use marijuana for nonmedical purposes. The sale of nonmedical marijuana would be regulated by the state and taxed. Most of the proceeds of the tax would go to support school programs, job training, environmental protection,...

Embracing Your Voice

Embracing Your Voice

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 7
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MEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – Cold and nice. That’s how I would describe my fly-in to Tufts University in Massachusetts through the Voices of Tufts Diversity Experience. I attended the event on Thursday and Friday, October 27-28. Over the summer, before the looming presence of senior year, I looked...

Art of the Dead

Art of the Dead

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
November 2
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BALDWIN PARK,CA--  It’s that spooky time of the year again, and with that comes Dia de Los Muertos and the Dia de Los Muertos art exhibit hosted by the Baldwin Park Arts and Recreation Center. Spectator Ann Mariel Pacada discussed the importance of having the Dia de Los Muertos art exhibit. She...

Greener and Cleaner

Greener and Cleaner

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
November 2
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WEST COVINA, CALIFORNIA-- On Saturday, October 1, members of Baldwin Park Key Club went to Cameron Park to clean up the park at an event hosted by  West Covina Kiwanis. Members that came to this event were from all of the surrounding schools in the area. These schools included Baldwin Park High School,...

Hitler’s Face Lives on

Hitler’s Face Lives on

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
October 29
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BERLIN, GERMANY-- Adolf Hitler, the man responsible for the deaths of many, was being remembered on a whole new level as his face was displayed on a building in Berlin as a part of an art installation. Hitler, along with many other historical people of Berlin, was chosen to be a part of the Berlin Le...

The Three Little Guineas

The Three Little Guineas

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 27
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BALDWIN PARK - On October 10th, Ms. Viramontes' guinea pig gave birth to three baby pups. This was the eleventh time her guinea pig gave birth and it was pretty rough on her. Sadly, she passed away the day after giving birth. Ms. Viramontes said, with a heavy heart," She died due to complica...

8 Things To Do On Halloween

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 27
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1. Go to a Theme Park Interested in having the scare of a lifetime? Go to a theme park! Some popular theme parks to go to on Halloween night are Universal Studios, Knott's Berry Farm, and Six Flags. Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios is filled with walk-through mazes, scare zones, live ...

Volunteering with Shwe Nemyo

Volunteering with Shwe Nemyo

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
October 24
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- Many may know about Key Club, but unless you're in the club you may not know about the bubbly and spirited Key Club president, Shwe Nemyo. She is currently a senior at Baldwin Park High School and the Key Club president for the 2016-2017 school year. In her own words, she described...

Victoria Jung: Queen of Conservation

Victoria Jung: Queen of Conservation

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 19
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Victoria Jung is currently a senior at Baldwin Park High School and the president of Humanitarian Club. She explained her role as president, "My role as president is basically to overview [the club] while discussing with Mrs. Juniper how we can make a lasting impact on our school and the commun...

Introducing The Homecoming Nominees

Genesis De la Luz and Bryan Moran, Staff Writers
October 13
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As we enter the third month of the 2016-2017 school year, homecoming is what everyone is talking about. Homecoming will be taking place on Friday, October 14, in our very own gym. Despite the change of venue, Homecoming would not be the same without the Homecoming Court. We kindly asked all the junior...

Hoco or Nogo?

Hoco or Nogo?

Elvia Maravilla, Staff Writer
October 10
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BALDWIN PARK HIGH SCHOOL, CA-Roses are red, Violets are blues, It's homecoming time and I'm digging you......... That time of year is finally here. Girls with butterflies in their stomachs, guys with frogs in their throats. Gushing and blushing and crushing is in the air. Homecoming proposals are...

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