The Downey Legend

Young Entrepreneurs Face Covid-19

Maya Guzman, Writer September 20, 2020

Entering our sixth month into quarantine; while simultaneously battling the consequences of a vicious pandemic, many small businesses have plunged into foreclosure. Numerous owners have taken dramatic...

Stay Gallery Hosts Pop-Up Show with Female Entrepreneurs

Dennise Reynoso, Writer April 9, 2018

The Stay Gallery, Downey’s own local art gallery, recently hosted a pop-up shop on March 31, which was comprised of products made and sold by local female entrepreneurs. A variety of retailers were present,...

On May, 27, senior Gabriel Garcia expresses his feelings about all his hard work on his business presentation. “Do what you love and the money will come,” Garcia said. “It was a pretty awesome feeling knowing that all my hard work paid off.”

Taking care of business

Sophie prettyman, Staff Writer May 29, 2015

In April, Downey High School students from Mrs. Hernandez’s Business and Entrepreneurship classes competed in the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship Greater Los Angeles competition. One of these students,...

Executing all the right plans

Executing all the right plans

Hanna Suarez, Editor-in-Chief May 11, 2012

Students in Jeannette Hernandez’ Entrepreneur class packed their products and rolled up their arrangements for a Business Plan Competition on Wed., May 2, at Santte High School Los Angeles, California....

Viking’s very own entrepreneurs

Angelica Co, Student Life Editor February 29, 2012

Whether it is about starting, operating, or maintaining a business, the Regional Occupational Program, Virtual Enterprise, educates students regarding management skills that will assist them with their...

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