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,...

Water Polo Baptized by the Saints

Water Polo Baptized by the Saints

Madeline Lequang and Shwe Nemyo
November 2, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK,CA-- On Monday, October 24, BPHS Boys’ Water Polo was defeated by the San Dimas Saints on home territory with a score of 15 to 3. “I think this game went well in terms of defense, we could have done a lot better in offense though and completing our goals,” BPHS junior Oscar Barragan...

Keep Your Eyes on the Skies

Keep Your Eyes on the Skies

Sharon Tran, Editor
November 2, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Art of the Dead

Art of the Dead

Genesis De la Luz, Staff Writer
November 2, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK,CA--  It’s that spooky time of the year again, and with that comes Dia de Los Muertos and the Dia de Los Muertos art exhibit hosted by the Baldwin Park Arts and Recreation Center. Spectator Ann Mariel Pacada discussed the importance of having the Dia de Los Muertos art exhibit. She...

Greener and Cleaner

Greener and Cleaner

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
November 2, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

WEST COVINA, CALIFORNIA-- On Saturday, October 1, members of Baldwin Park Key Club went to Cameron Park to clean up the park at an event hosted by  West Covina Kiwanis. Members that came to this event were from all of the surrounding schools in the area. These schools included Baldwin Park High School,...

Braves Conquered by Vikings

Braves Conquered by Vikings

Bryan Moran and Sharon Tran
November 2, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On Monday, October 24, Baldwin Park’s Girls’ Varsity Volleyball team lost against the Northview Vikings at home on Senior Night with a score of 3-2. “Before the game, my hopes were undetermined, but I did know something was up,” commented senior Jennifer Aguilar. “I felt n...

Braves Get Raided

Braves Get Raided

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
November 1, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

ROWLAND HEIGHTS, CALIFORNIA-- On October 10th,  the Baldwin Park Braves Varsity Water Polo team played Rowland High School’s polo team and lost 15 to 5. Joel Rangel, one of the strongest players on the team, commented, “We played alright. We had a good defense. Our transition wasn’t that well,...

Phantoms Vanish from the Braves

Phantoms Vanish from the Braves

Madeline Lequang and Shwe Nemyo
October 30, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On Monday, October 17, the BPHS Boys’ Water Polo team was beaten by Cathedral High School on home territory, 22-5. In the first quarter, the Phantoms started off strongly by swimming aggressively. They made two goals within the first three minutes. The Braves’ defense was wea...

The Fall Ball

The Fall Ball

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

    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...

Braves Blessed by the Saints

Braves Blessed by the Saints

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer
October 28, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

SAN DIMAS, CALIFORNIA-- On October 5th, the Braves' water polo team  went against one of the most challenging schools in their league at San Dimas High School. Although they worked very hard, the Braves were unable to pull out a victory, with a score of 14 to 2. Sophomore Joel Rangel, commented, “...

The Three Little Guineas

The Three Little Guineas

Athena Ruiz, Staff Writer
October 27, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

BALDWIN PARK - On October 10th, Ms. Viramontes' guinea pig gave birth to three baby pups. This was the eleventh time her guinea pig gave birth and it was pretty rough on her. Sadly, she passed away the day after giving birth. Ms. Viramontes said, with a heavy heart," She died due to complica...

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