The Downey Legend

How a Positive Mental Health Leads to Positive Physical Health
Katherine Portillo, Photographer • March 17, 2021

The stigma around mental health is still very apparent even in the year 2021, this is very harming to today's youth. Mental health is a very real issue that needs to be made...

Opinion: Raising the Minimum Wage
Michael Bilodeau, Writer • March 1, 2021
Though while the federal minimum wage is $7.25, the movement FIGHT FOR 15 wishes to increase wages - and the argument against it is flawed.
Quarantine Book Recommendations
Itzel Cabrales, Writer • February 18, 2021

Reading is a hobby for plenty of people and it is a great way to pass time, however, finding books that spark interest in readers can be difficult. Here are some books that...

The Fateful March 13
Cancel Culture

Cancel Culture

March 23, 2021

You Just Had To Be There

You Just Had To Be There

March 23, 2021

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The Controversial Super Bowl Halftime Show feat. The Weeknd

March 1, 2021

Stranger Things Drive-Thru Experience

Stranger Things Drive-Thru Experience

January 27, 2021

YOU

YOU

February 4, 2020

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Dual Enrollment

March 20, 2021

Women’s History Month

March 20, 2021

The Events of January 6th ft. Lukas Luna, Diego E. Martinez, Kelly Zabala

The Events of January 6th ft. Lukas Luna, Diego E. Martinez, Kelly Zabala

January 27, 2021

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The Current State of COVID-19 Food Shortages
Maya Guzman, Writer • December 12, 2020

Regardless of what your initial sentiments had been at the start of this pandemic, not one of us could have foreseen the long term conflict that...

Local Election Results
December 12, 2020
Saving Mother Earth
November 18, 2020

Valentine Day Desserts

March 2, 2021

How to make Eyeball Cake Pops and Spider Donuts for Halloween

November 6, 2020

Coping with Stress

November 5, 2020

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Fans Go Crazy with Dodger Merch
Jaclyn Urzua, Videographer • December 2, 2020

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Downey's Dream Team
April 5, 2020
Helping the Girls’ Varsity Wrestling team place 1st in CIF captain, Stephanie Carrillo, 12, shares her experience throughout her final season on the team. “I’m proud of myself for having made it this far, I’m proud of how far our team has come,” Carrillo stated. “Most importantly, I’m proud of what our future wrestlers will be able to look up to.”
Girls Can Do It, Too
March 5, 2020
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Outer Banks: What do students think of the show?

Outer Banks: What do students think of the show?

May 19, 2020

Something to taken into consideration: Murder Hornets

May 18, 2020

Dia De Los Muertos

Dia De Los Muertos

November 19, 2019

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