Covina Bowl Strikes Out

Covina Bowl Strikes Out

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
March 31, 2017
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On March 12, the beloved Brunswick Zone Covina Bowl closed down for good. “Covina Bowl has been in decline for years. They haven’t been making any money. The banquet rooms were shut down last summer,” said Frank Barraco Jr., whose father managed the bowling alley for over three decades. The...

When Donations Roll In

When Donations Roll In

Sharon Tran, Editor
March 15, 2017
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- Starting in March, Humanitarian Club and National Honor Society started a school-wide toilet paper drive to collect toilet paper to donate to the Church of Redeemer in the local community. “I think the toilet paper drive is a very essential source that will help many families th...

Not So Lonely After All

Not So Lonely After All

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
March 7, 2017
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NASA officials hosted a press conference February 21 about its discovery of seven planets in one solar system, called Trappist-1, that have a strong possibility of hosting life. Three of these planets are the right distance from their local sun to have liquid water. “The discovery gives us a hint ...

One Ticket Per Elective

One Ticket Per Elective

Sharon Tran, Editor
March 3, 2017
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Thursday, March 16, Baldwin Park High School hosted the Elective Fair to showcase the variety of electives that underclassmen can join for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year. “It gives people an idea on what they can experience and try out while they’re still in high ...

Marching for a Change

Marching for a Change

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
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January 20th marked Donald J. Trump's ascension to the presidency of the United States. Ever since his victory in the November election, many people have protested against Trump. This led to people coming together and holding a women's march the day after President Trump was inaugurated. The Wome...

Key Club: Another GUY as LTG

Key Club: Another GUY as LTG

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
February 14, 2017
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WEST COVINA, CA-- On Saturday, February 4, hundreds of Key Clubbers from Region 13 arrived at San Jose Charter Academy to see who their new Lieutenant Governor (LTG) Elect would be. Region 13 now consists of six divisions: 10 North, 10 South, 15 North, 15 South, 35 East, and 35 West, each with its own...

One Step After Another

One Step After Another

Sharon Tran, Editor
February 12, 2017
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After President Donald Trump’s inauguration on January 20, protests began all across America and around the world during the Women’s March Movement, which took place on the day after the inauguration. The Women’s March drew at least half a million marchers to Washington D.C. alone and similar...

New Kid on the Block

New Kid on the Block

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
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WASHINGTON D.C.-- On January 31, 2017, President Donald Trump announced his pick for the empty Supreme Court Justice position that opened up last year. On Tuesday at 8, Trump announced Judge Neil Gorsuch as his pick. "Judges should instead strive, if humanly and so imperfectly, to apply the law a...

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Down Main Street

Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Down Main Street

Vanessa Tovar, Staff Writer
February 10, 2017
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On Saturday, January 28, the Braves’ Entertainment Corps marched down Disney’s Main Street for the hundreds of families that attended. “My experience down Main Street was hard but fun. Remembering to be in step but also play fun music. It’s an experience I’ll never forget or anyone else...

GSA and Its Brave Voices

GSA and Its Brave Voices

Sharon Tran, Editor
February 7, 2017
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- With the nearly never-ending news about the actions taken at the White House and Capitol Hill after President Trump’s inauguration weeks ago, Baldwin Park’s Gay Straight Alliance Club decided that it was high time for students and staff to exercise their voices and share their...

A Sprinkle of Motivation

A Sprinkle of Motivation

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
February 7, 2017
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Friday, January 27, Baldwin Park High School’s Renaissance gave out mini chocolate brownie snacks to students with no D’s or F’s on their semester report cards. The club was out in the quad during both lunches, and many Braves came over to receive their free rewards. “Renaissance...

Surprise Presidential Medal of Freedom

Surprise Presidential Medal of Freedom

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
February 1, 2017
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WASHINGTON D.C.-- On January 12, 2017, President Obama awarded his Vice President, Joe Biden, the Presidential Medal of Freedom in front of friends, families, and colleagues during a surprise presentation. "For your faith in your fellow Americans, for your love of country and for your lifetime of service that will endure through the generations, I'd lik...

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