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Just bent

Vivian Buenrostro, Co-Editor-in-Cheif

May 10, 2013

American recording artist, P!nk collaborated with Fun’s lead singer Nate Ruess and released “Just Give Me a Reason” from her album, The Truth About Love on April 12, 2013. P!nk had originally written the song for herself, but later realized that she needed someone else to accompany her because it was...

Yearbook tries something new

Yearbook tries something new

Roy Mendoza, Co-Editor-in-Chief/Copy Editor

June 21, 2012

With a successful yearbook under their belts, the 2011-2012 yearbook staff decided to throw a signing party in the gym on Friday, June 8 with the intention of raising funds for next year’s staff.   Though not an original idea, the signing party was adopted after some of the members from...

A day full of fun

A day full of fun

Kathy Ochoa, Writer

November 2, 2011

From princesses to superheroes, children from all around Downey gathered to celebrate Halloween on Oct. 31, at the back parking lot of the Barbara J. Riley Community and Senior Center. Kids joined together to be a part of costume contests and fun activities for children between ages 5 and 14. Many treats...

Downey Street Fair

Downey Street Fair

Roy Mendoza and Irene Luna

May 11, 2011

Downey’s very own Marching Band performed at the 18th Annual Downey Street Faire, which was held on Sat. May 7 from 9 to 5 p.m. on Brookshire Avenue right next to Downey High School.  Marching up and down Brookshire multiple times, the band played mostly pep songs to keep the atmosphere upbeat and...

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