Something Burning in Your Pocket?

Something Burning in Your Pocket?

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
November 2
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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...

Deadly School Shooting in South Carolina

Deadly School Shooting in South Carolina

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 17
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SOUTH CAROLINA- On Wednesday September 28, a 14-year-old shot and  killed his father, took his handgun and proceeded to shoot up a nearby school, Townville Elementary School. Officials say the suspect drove a Dodge Ram to campus, jumped the fence, and then opened fire on the playground, injuring...

Charlotte Wants the Tape

Charlotte Wants the Tape

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
October 10
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The killing of Keith Lamont Scott, a 43 year-old African-American man, at the hands of a police officer on September 20 ignited protests in Charlotte, North Carolina. "The daughter of Keith Lamont Scott says that her father did not have a gun, that he was not armed, and that he was sitting in the...

First Presidential Debate Viewing Party

First Presidential Debate Viewing Party

Sharon Tran, Editor
October 5
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BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Monday September 26, the first presidential debate between presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump and moderated by Lester Holt was held at Hofstra University. At Baldwin Park High School, AP Government teacher Mr. Hertenstein hosted a debate viewing party for his...

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