Countdown to the Fall Ball: Homecoming Rally 2016

Countdown to the Fall Ball: Homecoming Rally 2016

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Thursday, October 13, Baldwin Park High School held its incredibly anticipated and special Homecoming Rally in the school gym. “The homecoming rally was really stressful, to be honest,” said Leanne Do, who ran for Senior Queen. “A lot of time and effort was put in by the...

You Have One Month

You Have One Month

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 4, 2016
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Wednesday, November 30. The date sends chills down the spines of many high school seniors during college application season. The due date for both the UC (University of California) and CSU (California State University) applications is waiting at the end of the month, and seniors are working hard to beat...

Remember the Fourth of November?

Remember the Fourth of November?

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 4, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On November 4, 2015, a year ago today, the Vanguard News went live as Baldwin Park High School’s student-run online newspaper. When the paper went live, it had been a year in the making. After two years now, there is an inexplicable pride, especially for a returning writer like myself,...

Something Burning in Your Pocket?

Something Burning in Your Pocket?

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
November 2, 2016
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Buzz over the Samsung Galaxy 7 Note, since August 19, heated up after Samsung recalled all units of the phone that were sent out or sold to consumers. This massive recall was due to a dangerous flaw with the battery, which caused the phone to start smoking, and in some cases, even catch fire. Samsung’s...

Keep Your Eyes on the Skies

Keep Your Eyes on the Skies

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 2, 2016
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PASADENA, CA -- On September 19, the city of Pasadena announced that it would be celebrating a Pasadena Astronomy Week, which spanned the week of October 16 to October 22. “We have an unprecedented level of astronomy efforts and space science organizations here that have been woven into the fabric...

The Reality of the Fault in Our Stars

The Reality of the Fault in Our Stars

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
October 29, 2016
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FLEMINGSBURG, KENTUCKY-- Days after the death of her husband Dalton Prager, Katie Prager  died on September 22 in hospice care after complications with cystic fibrosis and a lung transplant. The relationship between Dalton and Katie Prager had been compared, by many, to the couple in The Fault in Our Star...

The Fall Ball

The Fall Ball

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
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    BALDWIN PARK- Baldwin Park High School held its annual Homecoming Dance on Friday, October 14. The theme was The Fall Ball. “I love the theme and how the decorations deeply represented the fall theme” stated senior Emmanuel Perez, “The music was good I was dancing all night lo...

Roasting Weather

Roasting Weather

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
October 25, 2016
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Do you still get sweaty just from walking around outside, even though the winter season is approaching? All throughout Southern California, people have noticed weather patterns are not following the seasons like previous years. Students at Baldwin Park High School have also commented on  how odd...

Sundaes on a Monday

Sundaes on a Monday

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
October 23, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Monday, October 17, Impact Academy gave out free ice cream to students with a GPA of 3.5 and higher in recognition of their achievement and effort. “Honestly it was really cool and really good,” said BPHS senior Victoria Jung. “It'll probably motivate others to do well too.” She believes that Im...

Falling in Fashion

Falling in Fashion

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
October 20, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA—On Wednesday, October 5, Baldwin Park High School’s ASB put on a fashion show in the quad during brunch to showcase outfits and give students fashion inspiration. Those who participated in the fashion show were a mixture of students, both members of ASB and students who chose...

Obama Self on the Veto

Obama Self on the Veto

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
October 20, 2016
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WASHINGTON D.C.—On Wednesday, September 28, Congress voted to override President Barack Obama’s veto which would allow the families of the victims the 9/11 to legally sue the government of Saudi Arabia for any involvement they may have had. The decision to override President Obama’s veto is the first t...

Oh, Consider The Places You’ll Go

Oh, Consider The Places You’ll Go

Sharon Tran, Editor
October 19, 2016
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HACIENDA HEIGHTS, CA -- On Friday, October 14, Baldwin Park seniors had a chance to attend the California Out-of-State and International College Fair hosted by the Hacienda Heights Community Center. Most of the students who attended were part of the Youth Career Connect (YCC) Program offered at our school. “I...

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