The Downey Legend

‘Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty’
Jocelyn Gonzalez, Ximena Solorzano, and Jazmin Cantoran May 8, 2023

The 2023 Met Gala took place at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City on May 1, 2023. The Met Gala is a fundraising event where celebrities come dressed accordingly...

Crumbl Cookies
Crumbl Cookies
February 13, 2023
Ticketmaster Fiasco
February 1, 2023
The New “IT” Show
February 1, 2023
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Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantamania Review (Spoilers)
Brielle Madrigal, Writer • April 3, 2023

The newest and final installment of the Ant-Man and the Wasp trilogy, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantamania, which was released on February 17, has garnered a variety of different...

April 3, 2023
Daisy Jones & The Six
March 26, 2023
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Manleaders: Why the Name Change?
Angelina Andrade, Writer • March 24, 2023

With the end of the school year approaching, there are still plenty of sports whose seasons are going on. Right now, it is the start of the powderpuff season. Powderpuff is...

NF- Hope
Anthony Torrez, Podcaster • March 13, 2023

NF is an artist that always took his work seriously and incorporated his life into his music. He has never had an easy life but always kept his music real. He stays true to...

10 Years Since Sandy Hook and Nothing has Changed
Cesar Lopez, Writer • December 16, 2022

School is the place where friendships are formed, knowledge is gained, and interests and hobbies are adopted; a place filled with laughter and joy. Well, that place turned...

Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, commonly known as AOC is a NY rep. who’s made the fight for equity amongst minority groups a key focus in her political agenda.
Alexandria Ocasio Cortez
Esteban Varela, Social Media Manager • April 3, 2023

April Fools!
April Fool's!
April 3, 2023
Fall Activities
Fall Activities
January 16, 2023
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Do You Stand ?
Madeline Hidalgo, Zinadin Rosales, Anthony Torrez, and Marissa Vallejo November 2, 2022
The Five Love Languages
September 28, 2022
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The Los Angeles Dodgers are Back for the 2023 Season
Jocelyn Gonzalez, Copy Editor • April 20, 2023

The Los Angeles Dodgers are back! The Dodgers started their season on Opening Day which was March 30, 2023, against the Arizona Diamondbacks...

The annual Downey High School Powderpuff takes place on April 6, 2023. The junior girls, coached by the Downey High football team, practice biweekly.
Powder Puff Season
April 6, 2023
World Baseball Classic
March 24, 2023
Mariah Adpale
March 22, 2023
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Blood Drive 2023: Here's What to Know
Daniel Aguilera, Writer • March 27, 2023

Annually, we have hosted a school-wide blood drive for our students to give back to the community on the 31st of March in the school gymnasium...

NF- Hope
March 13, 2023
Black Inventors
February 24, 2023
Dig Pink: Downey v. Warren 2022
Anthony Torrez and Michelle Blas October 24, 2022

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Staff Profiles
Genessie Cazarez
Genessie Cazarez

First-year videographer, Genessie Cazarez, 12, begins to make her mark by joining the staff of the Downey Legend Newspaper. Entering her final year of high school, she hopes to contribute her creativity...

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