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Welcome Back Dance Recap

Welcome Back Dance Recap

Courtney Poon, Photojournalist

September 21, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

Welcome back to YLHS, Mustangs! To kick off the school year, the annual Welcome Back Dance was held in the quad on September 16th. With an attendance of about a thousand students, it was packed and truly a night to remember.   To most students, the appeal of this dance was getting to dress ...

How Starting School Later in the Day Saves Billions

How Starting School Later in the Day Saves Billions

Alexis Wilens, Photojournalist

September 21, 2017


Filed under Features

Every weekday morning, a teenager's peaceful sleep is abruptly ended by their clock or iPhone alarm sounding anywhere from four to seven AM. In response, they must force themselves out of bed and tiredly drag themselves to school. Recent research has discovered that this is detrimental not only to the ...

Planning A Senior Trip

Planning A Senior Trip

Brooke Gagnon, Photojournalist

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase

With the end of the school year quickly approaching, students and teachers are ready to enjoy a relaxing and well deserved summer vacation. For Seniors it will be a meaningful summer. They are forced to transition into adulthood, but often utilize this last summer to fully live out their childhood. In o...

Internet Fame: How Far Is Too Far?

Internet Fame: How Far Is Too Far?

Madeleine Katz, Photojournalist

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

With youtube, facebook, instagram and countless other social media websites and apps if you post something that can easily attract attention it could gain millions of views, likes, or comments.  In order to get famous online people do insane things for attention. The limits people will go for online fame...

How to Have (Safe) Fun in the Sun

How to Have (Safe) Fun in the Sun

Paige Weingarten, Editor

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

School is winding down, the temperature is heating up, students all across America know exactly what that means. Summer is here! For many, the next three months will be filled with days at the beach, at the amusement park, and enjoying other outdoor activities with friends (when not working on AP summer...

Farewells and New Beginnings

Farewells and New Beginnings

Katie Cao, Photojournalist

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

Now that the class of 2017’s final week is approaching its end, the class of 2018 is now ready to take on the daunting task of being a senior, and applying to college. College. The goal that practically every high school student is working so hard to achieve throughout their entire educational c...

Therapy Has Made Its Way to Mobile Phones

Therapy Has Made Its Way to Mobile Phones

Alyssa Pepito, Photojournalist

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

With just a click on your phone, a therapist is there at your fingertips. There is a good amount of apps out there that help with various things such as anxiety and mental issues. That is why there is mobile therapy in which these apps have slightly risen over the past year. Although they have held some...

National Doughnut Day!

National Doughnut Day!

Hailee Ramirez, Editor

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

Every year, since 1938, people and doughnut shops everywhere have been celebrating National Doughnut Day, which is the first friday of June. This year, 2017, National Doughnut Day falls on June 2nd. This tasty doughnut filled day is to celebrate and commemorate the Salvation Army Lassies, which were the th...

Spotlight! A Talk with Mr. Bejarano

Spotlight! A Talk with Mr. Bejarano

Eric Garcia, Photojournalist

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

This year, Yorba Linda High School has welcomed many new teachers to its ever-growing family. One new member is Mr. Bejarano (Staff). He is a teacher from Villa Park High School who teaches Algebra 1A and Geometry. I recently had a chance to sit down and interview Mr. Bejarano about his first year at ...

How to be ready for Finals Week!

How to be ready for Finals Week!

Hailee Ramirez, Editor

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features, Political Satire

The second semester of the 2016-2017 school year is over in less than two weeks, which means it’s YLHS mustangs favorite time of the year. Finals week! The awaited, most beloved week of the semester will be here soon to give us that B instead of that A. There are so many little tips and tactics to...

Student Spotlight: Julianna Thrasher

Student Spotlight: Julianna Thrasher

Bridgette Roberts, Photojournalist

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

On Monday night, May 15th, 2017, YLHS held its annual Senior Awards night. Out of all the awards and scholarships given out that night, Julianna Thrasher (12) and Adam Carillo (12) won the Mustang of the Year awards. This award is among the most prestigious awards any senior can receive. Since only tw...

Student Spotlight: Beth Conrad

Student Spotlight: Beth Conrad

Gabby McCutchan, Photojournalist

June 9, 2017


Filed under Features

Perceived as one of the most supportive, loving, and outstanding freshmen at Yorba High, Beth Conrad gives off an aura that is unlike any other. Beth has an amazing ability to put effort into every single piece of work that she’s assigned, and she also retains incredible knowledge for almost every...

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