Honeymee, Happy Me

Honeymee, Happy Me

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
March 24, 2017
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ROWLAND HEIGHTS, CA-- For those who have a sweet tooth, Honeymee is the perfect combination of milk and honey to brighten up anyone’s day. After honeycomb ice cream became popular in South Korea, Honeymee opened in Koreatown in early 2014. It later took off in places like Little Tokyo and Rowland Heights....

Tip, Tip, Hooray

Tip, Tip, Hooray

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
March 21, 2017
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WEST COVINA, CA - A recent addition to the Westfield West Covina Mall is the groovy new juice bar called Green Crush. If you've been to the mall recently, it's unlikely that you haven't seen it. The workers are extremely energetic, friendly, and eager to offer you a juice sample. As soon as someone pa...

Yummy Pizzeria

Yummy Pizzeria

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
March 20, 2017
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Looking for jaw-dropping tasty pizza? If yes, then go to 3.99 Pizza CO 2. This pizza establishment is family-run and has been serving great Italian food since 1993. 3.99 gives a great family atmosphere with arcade games for children and TVs everywhere to give the adults something to watch. In addition,...

The Light Side of the Dark Knight

The Light Side of the Dark Knight

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
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The Lego Batman Movie is an action-packed movie that tells the story of Batman from a different point of view. Batman teams up with multiple characters to try to stop Joker from destroying Gotham City. Rotten Tomatoes gives the movie a 91%, as they describe the movie, "The Lego Batman Movie conti...

A Bunch of Lunch

A Bunch of Lunch

Bryan Moran, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
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In movies and tv, school food is known for being disgusting and tasteless. However, at Baldwin Park High School, it's not that bad. Lunch at BPHS is certainly a step up from elementary school food that had very few options. However, at BPHS, there are many options like spicy chicken sandwiches, cheeseburgers and hamburgers, fruits an...

The Great Wall

The Great Wall

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
March 6, 2017
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The Great Wall focuses on European mercenaries who were captured by the Chinese during the Song Dynasty and found themselves in the middle of a battle between the Nameless Order and an army of supernatural creatures. The film is directed by Zhang Yimou and was released by Universal in the United States a...

The Women Behind the NASA

The Women Behind the NASA

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
March 6, 2017
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If you haven’t seen Hidden Figures by now, you are surely missing out. Hidden Figures came out at the beginning of January and since then become a critically-acclaimed movie. SPOILER ALERT The movie follows the story of three black women who work at NASA and all face a different challenge. Kather...

A Splitacular Review

A Splitacular Review

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
February 22, 2017
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Split was directed by M. Night Shyamalan and was released in theaters on January 20. Split, starring James McAvoy, has earned almost $100 million since its release with a $9 million budget. From the first scene of the movie to the end, this horror film was exciting. The plot follows three teenage gir...

Food for the Sul

Food for the Sul

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
February 9, 2017
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ROWLAND HEIGHTS, CA-- Sul & Beans is a dessert spot that opened its first location in Koreatown in Los Angeles in 2014. They recently opened a new location in Rowland Heights that has been causing quite a bit of buzz among the youth in the area. This hotspot is located in the Diamond Plaza off the 60...

Tons of Wontons

Tons of Wontons

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
February 3, 2017
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- Jumping 1 Ton is a small family owned restaurant in Baldwin Park that opened in November of 2016. There has been a lot of buzz over social media and at Baldwin Park High School about this new place, so The Vanguard Team decided to try it out for themselves. Once the group entered...

Have a Cup of Positivitea

Have a Cup of Positivitea

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
February 3, 2017
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MONTEREY PARK, CA-- Macchiato is a coffee and tea café located in the Landmark Shopping Center at the corner of Garvey Avenue and Atlantic Boulevard. The café is in the same plaza as Ocean Star Restaurant, Chinese Dim Sum, and Half and Half, an infamous boba place. The plaza has an easy parking garag...

Fantastitc Beasts and Where to Find Them: Movie Review

Fantastitc Beasts and Where to Find Them: Movie Review

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
December 21, 2016
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, seems like an additional film approved by J.K. Rowling in an attempt to just create more profit. However, the excitement it received from many Harry Potter fans was well-justified. This film is a British American film directed by David Yates and distributed by War...

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