Deadly School Shooting in South Carolina

Deadly School Shooting in South Carolina

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 17, 2016
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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, 2016
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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, 2016
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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...

iPhone 7? More Like 7 Hour Wait

iPhone 7? More Like 7 Hour Wait

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
October 3, 2016
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About the same time every year, people around the world lose themselves over the annual iPhone release. This year Apple debuted the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus on September 17. Despite the recent criticism of the phones, hundreds of people spent their night before and morning camping out in front of...

A Bark in the Park

A Bark in the Park

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
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HACIENDA HEIGHTS, CA-- The BPHS Key Club had a very successful event on Saturday, September 17. Division 35 West held its September DCM (Division Council Meeting) at Steinmetz Park from 11AM to 3PM. A DCM is a gathering of the twelve Key Clubs in Division 35 West, in which the clubs discuss old news,...

Pandas Here to Stay

Pandas Here to Stay

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
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Pandas were put on the “rare” list in 1986 by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Red List of Threatened Species officially declared them endangered in 1990. However, since September 4,2016 pandas are no longer endangered. The International Union for Conservation of Nature announced...

Crosstown Rivalry Spirit Week Battle

Crosstown Rivalry Spirit Week Battle

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- THE BELL STAYS BLUE! From the week of September 12 to 16, the tradition with our crosstown rivalry, Sierra Vista, continued. Not only was our Braves Football successful, but so was our spirit! For BPHS, Monday, September 12, was Superheroes Day. From graphic tees to colorful capes,...

New Phone, Who Dis?

New Phone, Who Dis?

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
September 29, 2016
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On September 16, Apple came out with its new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. The colors available are rose gold, silver, gold, matte black and glossy jet black. The battery life, camera, speakers, and color display have been improved. “Improved front and rear cameras -- now with optical image stabilization...

Florida Buzzing With Confirmed Zika Virus

Florida Buzzing With Confirmed Zika Virus

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
September 23, 2016
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FLORIDA– Earlier this month, health officials in Florida were able to confirm that 84 women in the state have been infected with the Zika virus. In addition to these 84 women, 15 women who have already given birth tested positive for the virus. "Zika is a thing. Zika is real, and while we don't...

Classes Back in Session

Classes Back in Session

Genesis De la luz, Staff Writer
September 18, 2016
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BALDWIN PARK– On Thursday September 8, Baldwin Park High School had its Back to School Night. It was an opportunity for parents to see a little bit of what their children see every day. Every club and sport trying to gain more members attended and sold treats to parents and students. The night sta...

Huge Earthquake Destroys Central Italy

Huge Earthquake Destroys Central Italy

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
September 15, 2016
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More than 250 people were killed by a 6.2 earthquake, which occurred early morning on Wednesday, August 24, in the small town of Amatrice, Italy. The earthquake left 380 people injured and many trapped in debris. Sanctuaries have provided refuge to nearly 4,000 people who were left homeless after...

KEEP THE BELL BLUE!

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
September 12, 2016
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It's that time of year again, KEEP THE BELL BLUE! The tradition with our rival school, Sierra Vista, still continues. Not only will our football teams prevail, but so will our spirit! Monday — Superheroes Tuesday — 70's Wednesday — PJ's Thursday — Hawaiian Friday — Brave Gear P...

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