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Surf’s up

Natalie Gomez, Arts & Entertainment Section Editor/ Staff Writer

June 10, 2015

On the night of Thurs., May 28, the debut solo project Surf, by the American band The Social Experiment, was released on iTunes as a free download. This album, featuring trumpeter Nico Segal, who goes by the stage name Donnie Trumpet, was highly anticipated due to Chance The Rapper’s involvement with The...

Can’t stop now

Vivian Buenrostro, Co-Editor-in-Cheif

June 7, 2013

American singer-songwriter, Miley Cyrus, released her new single “We Can’t Stop” June 3,2013. The single reached number one on iTunes within the first hour of release. The twenty year old has been in the entertainment business since 2001, as an actress, and later began to pursue her singing career....

10 places for gifts $15 and under

During the month of December, stores begin to throw sales for the upcoming holiday rush. Some items that can be purchased for only $10 include: scarfs, hats, pencils, CDs, and a guitar tuner.

Marilyn Ramirez, Copy Editor/Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 21, 2012

With the hype of the holiday season, students are finding their pockets a bit lighter after shopping for the best gifts to share. Luckily, stores like Old Navy, Forever 21, and Target offer present-worthy merchandise that will suffice your budget.   Target: Give your holiday party some childhood...

Hidden beat

Hidden beat

Kathy Ochoa, Writer

January 22, 2012

At a very young age, Robert Lopez, custodian at Downey High, has had an interest in music and is able to be part of a band called DW3. DW3 was the idea of Lopez’s cousins, who is the vocals in the group. They all named the band, which stands for Down With Three. Lopez’s first show was in a high school...

Remembering The Beatles

Remembering The Beatles

Anais Hinojosa, Arts & Entertainment Assistant

April 15, 2011

The world was met with one of the greatest disappointments in music history on April 10, 1970, when Paul McCartney announced the break-up of the legendary band: The Beatles. Heartbreak spread, but people’s love for the undying sensation spread even further. Today, The Beatles continue to be alive in...

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