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The Beginning of the End is Here

The Beginning of the End is Here

Linda Preciado, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

Yup. It's that time of the year again. It's the time of the year where seniors get to have loads of fun, while the underclass men are stuck in class. It is the last week of school and seniors are all done with finals. They are done, and they get to enjoy the last week of their high school careers being...

$11 to Get to and From L.A.?

$11 to Get to and From L.A.?

Linda Preciado, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

Taking trips from here to L.A. The MetroLink is easier than people think. It is also inexpensive. The Vanguard News ran an article about free and inexpensive places to visit in L.A., and now there is a way to get there without having to rely on parents, and without having to stress about transportation. In...

FREE, in L.A.?

FREE, in L.A.?

Linda Preciado, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

Around this time is when teenagers are probably wondering what they can possibly do this summer while on the budget of a jobless teenager. Parents are probably already going into panic mode and cringing at how much money their children are going to weasel out of them during their two month long summer...

Look How Far We’ve Come!

Look How Far We've Come!

Linda Preciado, Staff Member

May 25, 2016

Baldwin Park High School might seem old to many students, but it hasn't been around for that long. It was established in 1956 and it is one of the three high schools in the city of Baldwin Park. Baldwin Park High School is only eight years older than its rival Sierra Vista High school, which was established...

Rescinding is a Thing?

Rescinding is a Thing?

Linda Preciado, Staff Writer

May 25, 2016

After seniors are accepted to the colleges of their choice, or the colleges they applied for, they tend to forget that their acceptances are provisional. Many students start slacking off and they don't even realize it until the end is near. They put things aside until the last two weeks of school and...

Coffee and Sleep

Coffee and Sleep

Linda Preciado, Staff Member

May 25, 2016

Coffee is a substance known by almost everybody around the world. Many claim it is their oxygen, while others simply drink it to wake up. Caffeine is a stimulant just like methamphetamine, but it just doesn't come with all of the detrimental effects meth has. Most people drink coffee for the large...

Don’t Burn a Hole in Your Wallet on Father’s Day

Don't Burn a Hole in Your Wallet on Father’s Day

Linda Preciado, Staff Member

May 25, 2016

With Father's Day right around the corner, people are squirming around trying to figure out what on earth they are going to get for their fathers. What does one get the man who has always been there, the man who has supported them throughout their life? Many are probably on a quest to figure out some...

My Experience With Oxygen (Coffee)

My Experience With Oxygen (Coffee)

Linda Preciado, Staff Member

May 25, 2016

I am here today to talk about my experience with coffee and the way it has affected my sleep. I have been drinking coffee for so long that I honestly do not remember the exact amount of time. My coffee addiction started to grow during my freshman year in high school. I am now a senior and I have been...

Attention, Fellow Starbucks Lovers!

Attention, Fellow Starbucks Lovers!

Linda Preciado, Staff Writer

May 24, 2016

As the whole world is probably aware of, the once beloved coffee chain Starbucks changed its rewards program and customers feel it is not convenient for them anymore; thus, it is not so beloved anymore. The once acclaimed chain is now facing tons of cyber harassment ranging from complaints to insults....

Those Purple Money Holders

Linda Preciado, Staff Writer

May 23, 2016

Have you walked into class and seen those purple buckets? Have you ever been interrupted during class by a student coming to collect the buckets? You’re probably wondering what the buckets hold, where the content goes, and why. The buckets hold money that is donated by students and teachers for th...

Braves Destroy the Gladiators

Braves Destroy the Gladiators

Linda Preciado and Tyra Castro

May 3, 2016

On Wednesday, April 27, Baldwin Park High School’s Varsity baseball team seized a strong, successful win against Gladstone High with a score of 14-1. The Braves scored their first run when Francisco Ruiz stole home on a wild pitch. Gladstone refused to give up, considering they were in the second...

St. Patrick’s Day: Ireland vs. America

Linda Preciado, Staff Writer

March 17, 2016

Many Americans might ask themselves, “What exactly is being celebrated every March 17th on St. Patrick’s Day?” Is it just a day where one gets to pinch those who aren’t dressed in green? No. While many Americans see the holiday as a day to drink green beer, watch parades, and pinch people,...