Reaching across the table

Valentina Du Pond, Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2019

It was a Tuesday afternoon that took a surprising turn. Instead of going home to do homework, I jumped into my friend’s car and drove down the freeway to Kearny Mesa. Music was playing in the background, but it was drowned ...

Throwbacks & flashbacks

Madison Geering, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2019

“Two of us riding nowhere/ Spending someone’s/ Hard-earned pay/ You and I have memories/ Longer than the road that stretches out ahead.” The playful timbre of Paul McCartney’s voice singing to The Beatles’ folk rock...

Excuses, Excuses

Excuses, Excuses

September 13, 2019

Isn’t it romantic?

Madison Geering, News Editor

May 24, 2019

Eyes meet across the busy street in Mexicali, Mexico during one fateful summer in the mid-1940’s. He was James, a U.S. immigrant doing construction on the road, unknowing that his work would give him a first glimpse of hi...

Exotic Aquatics

Noah Nafarrete, News Editor

May 22, 2019

A couple months ago, I was arranging hand-selected pieces of wood and rock inside a low-mineral, sleek and rimless glass aquarium. Once I was satisfied with the composition, I embellished the design with live aquatic plants to res...

Opening New Doors

Ethan Gamboa, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019

If there is one thing high schools lack, it is the availability of life skill courses. What used to be accessible to high schools all over the United States as an elective is now vanishing from more and more high schools each...