Braves Conquer the Aztecs

Braves Conquer the Aztecs

Sharon Tran, Editor
April 15, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

AZUSA, CA -- On Monday, April 10, Baldwin Park’s Varsity Badminton team defeated the Azusa Aztecs on Aztec territory, in a close game of 12-9. “Our game against Azusa was exciting and intense because it was such a close game,” confessed varsity member Lena Do. “I’m happy I contributed ...

Baldwin Park High School Talent

Baldwin Park High School Talent

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On March 15, a reception was held at ARC with snacks and drinks for those who came to see the student artwork from Baldwin Park High School. The art featured was that of students from Ms. Milnes’s photography classes and both Mrs. Blume and Mr. Davidson art classes and Ms. Altenau’s...

Braves Overthrow the Nobles

Braves Overthrow the Nobles

Sharon Tran and Shwe Nemyo
April 13, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

LA PUENTE, CA -- On Tuesday, March 21, the Baldwin Park Varsity Badminton team beat Nogales on Nobles’ territory with a score of 18 to 3. “Nogales is pretty strong especially the Boys Doubles 1. I could have done better if I weren’t nervous, but we came back and won the match,” explained BPHS...

Spring Ahead

Spring Ahead

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under Features, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- Just a few weeks ago, rain and wind dominated Southern California with its chilly weather. But now it's 7:30 PM and the sun’s still out? It’s that time of the year when the days are longer and people act like they’re more productive, because technically, it's supposed to be...

Covina Bowl Strikes Out

Covina Bowl Strikes Out

Fabiola Lopez, Editor
March 31, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Braves Destroy the Warriors

Braves Destroy the Warriors

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
March 30, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

LA PUENTE, CA-- On Thursday, March 16, the Baldwin Park High School Badminton team dominated La Puente High School with a final score of 20-1 on Warrior territory. “I tried my best to win the games and I know my team did so too,” stated BPHS sophomore Bai Rong Lin. The mixed doubles went first...

Best Food at the Mall?

Best Food at the Mall?

Bryan Moran, Staff Writer
March 26, 2017
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

WEST COVINA, CA-- Genghis Khan is a Mongolian style restaurant that is very common among food courts. It is located on the second floor of the West Covina Mall, in the corner of the food court. The West Covina Mall is full of many food options that range from frozen yogurt to lobster.  However, Genghis...

Good Tacos for a Great Price

Good Tacos for a Great Price

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
March 24, 2017
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- There is a new restaurant in town! La Cocinita was opened recently in Baldwin Park and is located behind Walmart and near the 10 freeway. La Cocinita is a traditional Mexican restaurant where they serve tacos and other Mexican dishes, including mole, birria, an asada plate, and...

Honeymee, Happy Me

Honeymee, Happy Me

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
March 24, 2017
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

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....

Tigers Splash Back

Tigers Splash Back

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
March 22, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

SOUTH PASADENA, CA-- On Thursday, March 3, the Baldwin Park Braves swim team took on the South Pasadena Tigers on their home territory in the first race of the 2016-2017 year. Although this meet was only preseason, the Braves’ were still fiercely competitive and up for the tough challenge. Although...

Tip, Tip, Hooray

Tip, Tip, Hooray

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
March 21, 2017
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

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...

Controversy of the Year: Pineapple on Pizza?

Controversy of the Year: Pineapple on Pizza?

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
March 16, 2017
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Every pizza lover sits either on the side that approves or disapproves of pineapple on pizza. Who is wrong and who is right? Pineapple on pizza, of course! Pineapple adds a freshness and sweetness to pizza. It's the ultimate sweet and salty treat. Pineapple on pizza, otherwise known as Hawaiian pizza,...

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