Forever in Spirit, Forever in Neverland

Forever in Spirit, Forever in Neverland

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
January 26, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- BPHS had another one of its wonderful spirit weeks from January 17 to January 20 for the week of Winter Formal, themed “Forever in Neverland.” Just added this year, Winter Formal was held on Saturday, January 21 at the Courtyard Marriott from 7:00 P.M. to 11:30 P.M. Due to...

Braves Stampeded by the Colts, 44-32

Braves Stampeded by the Colts, 44-32

Shwe Nemyo and Bryan Moran
January 20, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Friday, January 13, the BPHS Boys’ Varsity Basketball lost against the Covina Colts with a final score of 44 to 32. “I think the effort and the energy was there, the team couldn’t execute on offense. We came to play and we were ready, but shots weren’t falling and our...

Playoff Hopes Snuffed by Vikings

Playoff Hopes Snuffed by Vikings

Kevin Lam and Bryan Moran
November 18, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

COVINA CA-- On November 3rd, Braves Varsity Football faced off against the Northview Vikings at the Covina District Field, ending with a score of 42-14. Coming in with hopes of a playoff spot, the Braves faced a very challenging opponent. When asked about the game Brandon Romero said: “We came out...

Quiet in the Wings

Quiet in the Wings

Fabiola Lopez and Kaylee Sic
November 15, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

This year the BPHS Theatre Department is putting on the play The Locker Next 2 Mine. The  cast, comprised of the students in play production, has been rehearsing since the beginning of September. The director, Mrs. Nitschke, actors, and stage crew have been working hard for months to approach the se...

Sparking Spirit

Sparking Spirit

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
November 15, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

For the week of October 24 through October 28, Baldwin Park High School was transformed into a red wonderland that promoted and encouraged students to stay drug free. The Red Ribbon Spirit Week was presented by Peer Pals, a leadership program which aims to help students on campus by being a support system...

Corgi Paw-ty

Corgi Paw-ty

Kaylee Sic, Staff Writer
November 15, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA-- On Saturday October 29, Corgis and their owners from all across America made their way to sunny California to attend the popular So Cal Corgi Beach Day. Many events were held in which Corgi owners, dog enthusiasts and pups were enthralled to join. Founded by Stan Macklemore...

Single Dip and Done

Single Dip and Done

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 14, 2016
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

LOS ANGELES, CA -- After a morning of standardized testing and traversing the cities of Claremont and Los Angeles, a few of my friends and I decided to end our Saturday by trying out the renowned french dipped sandwiches of Philippe The Original. Philippe The Original is the home of the french dipped...

Say Cheese for the Last Time

Say Cheese for the Last Time

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
November 13, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

Seniors, it’s time to get a haircut, shave, and make your makeup appointments because it is time for senior portraits on November 14-18. Senior portraits will be a lasting memory for you and your parents. You get  to dress up and see how much you've changed from freshman year. Senior Ann Mariel...

Embracing Your Voice

Embracing Your Voice

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 7, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

MEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – Cold and nice. That’s how I would describe my fly-in to Tufts University in Massachusetts through the Voices of Tufts Diversity Experience. I attended the event on Thursday and Friday, October 27-28. Over the summer, before the looming presence of senior year, I looked...

Countdown to the Fall Ball: Homecoming Rally 2016

Countdown to the Fall Ball: Homecoming Rally 2016

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
November 4, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Remember the Fourth of November?

Remember the Fourth of November?

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 4, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

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,...

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