The Vanguard News

The Vanguard News

The Coachella Experience

The Coachella Experience

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

Since the infamous Woodstock of 1969, young people around the world have been fixated on music festivals with the world’s most famous musicians and hip up and coming artists. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival proves to be one of them. Each year over the course of two weekends, thousands of p...

Baseball Plays Last Game of the Season

Baseball Plays Last Game of the Season

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

The Baldwin Park High School varsity baseball team traveled two and a half hours to play their first round playoff game in Lompoc, CA against Cabrillo High School on May 20. The team went into the game with good confidence as they experienced a great win days before against Twenty-nine Palms. The g...

Prospective UC Santa Barbara Students Receive Insight

Prospective UC Santa Barbara Students Receive Insight

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

The University of California Santa Barbara hosted its annual Spring Insight for admitted students on Saturday, April 9. The event took place on campus from 8a.m. to 3p.m. with different  events taking place each hour. Families were given the freedom to choose which events they wanted to attend. These eve...

Santa Monica Just Got Brighter

Santa Monica Just Got Brighter

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

The infamous Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier has begun to renovate its ever so popular Ferris Wheel to celebrate the park’s 20th birthday celebration on May 26, 2016. The lights on the Ferris Wheel will go dark until May 26, but the ride itself will still be running to entertain locals, to...

Californians Get the Right to Die

Californians Get the Right to Die

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

May 24, 2016

On October 4, California Governor, Jerry Brown signed the End of Life Option Act legislation (SB-128), that will allow terminally ill California residents to have the option of legally ending their lives by prescription medication. According to CNN, Governor Brown decided on an answer based on his own...

Harriet Tubman Makes History Again

Harriet Tubman Makes History Again

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

May 24, 2016

The United States of America will undergo a change in its currency. While the change will not affect the value of the dollar, it will replace former president Andrew Jackson's picture with Harriet Tubman on the front of the bill. Changes to the 20-dollar bill were announced on April 20, after Treasury ...

Students Experience a Day of Art

Students Experience a Day of Art

Frankie Robles

April 1, 2016

Many students from Mrs. Altenau’s ceramics classes attended a two part field trip on March 22, 2016 to the Millard Sheets Gallery and American Museum of Ceramic Arts (AMOCA) in Pomona, CA. Students departed Baldwin Park High School at the start of the school day for the  Millard Sheets Gallery at Po...

Your Favorite San Francisco Family is Back

Your Favorite San Francisco Family is Back

Frankie Robles

March 9, 2016

  Fuller House finally premiered on Netflix on February 26, 2016. The show is a sequel to the original family sitcom, Full House, which premiered back on September 22 1987.  This an anticipated event for people of all ages,  especially for those binge watchers since all 13 episodes will be availa...

Get Your Free Money Before it’s Gone

Get Your Free Money Before it's Gone

Frankie Robles

February 29, 2016

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2016-2017 school year opened on January 1st, 2016 and will soon end on June 30th, 2016. However most universities would like their prospective students to have it completed by March 2nd. When completing the FAFSA it is important to hav...

Weezer Finds the Words to Say

Weezer Finds the Words to Say

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

January 31, 2016

HOLLYWOOD, CA—On January 19th , 2016; Weezer performed at an outdoor mini concert hosted by the Jimmy Kimmel Show, that gave out free tickets for the event on 1iota’s website. Check in for the show started at 5:45 P.M. in the El Capitan Theatre backlot. Fans entered and waited in front of the s...

Varsity Soccer Defeats Crosstown Rival

Varsity Soccer Defeats Crosstown Rival

Damian Preciado and Frankie Robles

January 23, 2016

BALDWIN PARK, CA – The Braves Boys’ Varsity team squared off at home on Wednesday, the 13th, in their first conference game against crosstown rivals, the Sierra Vista Dons. The game blasted off in a vigorous back-and-forth. The home crowd roared and sighed with each close call. Twenty minutes...

Music Lovers Prepared to Enter Paradise City

Music Lovers Prepared to Enter Paradise City

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016

Coachella Valley Music Festival 2016 will take place in Indio, California on April 15-17 and April 22-24. The music lineup was released on January 4th 2016, two days before passes went up for grabs. Passes were priced at $399 General Admission, $459 General Admission + Shuttle, $899 VIP, and Camping fo...