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News

El Niño Storm Strikes in Our Backyard

El Niño Storm Strikes in Our Backyard

Lidia Rios, Public Relations

Californian residents have been keeping up with recent news or reading California newspapers throughout the past months, and have read or seen several stories on the ...  Read More »

January 20, 2016 • 1 comment

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Student Life

“I felt like I left [cheer] on a high note.”

“I felt like I left [cheer] on a high note.”

Sabrina Picou and Fernando Mandujano

Quiairah Perkins, 12, explains why she was in cheer her first three years of high school but decided to take it easy and not return to cheer her senior year.

February 3, 2016 • 0 comments

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Community

Cinemark Cinema

Cinemark Cinema

Angelica Fregoso, Staff Writer

The Cinemark in Downey, CA opened to the public on Fri., Dec. 11, 2015, according to a recently issued press release by the company. Formerly the location of the Apollo Space...  Read More »

January 21, 2016 • 0 comments

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Lives of Legends

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Sports

Basketball Season Continues

Basketball Season Continues

Amanda Davila, Staff Writer

Playing against Cal High, on Tuesday, Jan. 5 at 7 p.m., Downey’s boys varsity basketball team add another win to their 13-2 streak making them 14-2.   Cal High...  Read More »

January 21, 2016 • 0 comments

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Staff Profile

Maya Dominguez
Maya Dominguez

Staff Writer

The unexpected expedition of senior, Maya Dominguez’s prolonged goals are quite eccentric; Her peculiar devotion for all things mortal has become her permanent dedication to the world of forensic science,...  Read More »

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Parents & Teachers

“First bird we shot, we almost threw up.”

“First bird we shot, we almost threw up.”

Alex Castillo and Brandon Guerrero

Mr. Witkin and Mr. Thompkins talk about their hunting trips within the past few months along with some memorable moments and their long-time appreciation for nature and the...  Read More »

February 3, 2016 • 0 comments

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Editorial

The Girl on Fire the Ending to Her Trilogy

Chelsea Mendoza, Staff Writer

Katniss Everdeen, “the girl on fire” excited up the audience and gathered their attention towards the bright screens in the theaters that displayed a post apocalyptic...  Read More »

December 15, 2015 • 0 comments

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