The Downey Legend

Maywood High: Tolerance vs. Student

Nicole Alvarez, Writer

November 25, 2018

A video circulated the internet on Nov. 3 that showed Maywood Academy High School’s music teacher, Marston Riley, fighting a student after being called racial slurs multiple times. The internet has been torn apart between some believing that the teacher’s actions were justified and others calling it...

Botany Sales

Botany Sales

Esther Rodriguez, Staff Writer

March 10, 2014

In order to spread the news about the annual pepper and tomato plant sale, Mr. Pittenger and his Botany students are advertising the sale on various social media sites. Turning to sites such as Instagram and Twitter, Mr. Pittenger, with the help of his students, wants to reach a younger demographic...

Addicted to words

Addicted to words

Mia Dixon-Slaughter, Writer

March 15, 2013

Out of the 46 million mobile apps offered by the App store, the one that has become the new popular game to play is 4 Pics 1 Word. People of all ages are playing the mind-boggling game in which you are shown four pictures that all connect to one word that you are left to guess.   The game...

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