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2018 American Music Awards

2018 American Music Awards

Janet Han, Editor

October 21, 2018


Filed under A and E, News

On Tuesday, October 9th, hundreds of the most popular singers and thousands of their fans gathered for the annual American Music Awards, or the AMAs. The night was filled with spectacular performances, exclusive celebrity interactions, and record breaking award winners. Los Angeles’ Microsoft Theate...

Tips for an Advanced Year

Tips for an Advanced Year

Tiffany Vo, Photojournalist

October 16, 2018


Filed under News, Opinions

Yorba Linda High School yet again achieves the highest AP passing scores in the entire Placentia Yorba Linda Unified School District. Over the month of May 2017, 4088 AP tests were administered throughout the district. At YLHS, with 993 test distributions over 24 subjects, 88.22 percent of the overall gr...

Grad Night E-Waste Fundraiser

Grad Night E-Waste Fundraiser

Kathleen Toblesky, Photojournalist

October 16, 2018


Filed under Ads, News

Grad Night is an exciting opportunity to celebrate the end of senior year and the high school experience. But there’s a lot that goes into making Grad Night the big deal that it is. Particularly, the funding. In addition to the admission ticket price, money is an important part of the set up. Most of the...

When is a Celebrity “Off the Clock”?

When is a Celebrity “Off the Clock”?

Malieka Khan, Editor

October 16, 2018


Filed under A and E, News

Ever since TMZ and wide spread media, the role of celebrities has began to evolve. However, is all this attention they are receiving in public part of their job description or are they “off the clock”. Some recent tweets came out from a fairly new celebrity where she had defended herself against a ...

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed

Brett Kavanaugh Confirmed

Amanda Chung, Photojournalist

October 16, 2018


Filed under News

Brett Kavanaugh, former United States Circuit Judge, was recently confirmed as the new Supreme Court judge on October 6, 2018. After a long and grueling process, President Trump’s nominee was appointed to take over the vacant spot former judge, Anthony Kennedy, left behind. Masses of people gat...

The Nightmare Before Homecoming

The Nightmare Before Homecoming

Stephen Serrano, Section Editor

October 14, 2018


Filed under Features, News

With only four short years in high school, it is important to live it up to its fullest. Some of the major events in high school every year are dances. Specifically, the Homecoming dance is a special night where students gather in the gym to have a great time with their friends at the start of the sch...

When Should You Apply to College?

When Should You Apply to College?

Amber Reddish, Photojournalist

October 9, 2018


Filed under News

As October begins, so do college applications. Most schools begin to accept applications on October 1st, yet there are many different deadline options. For the majority of students applications bring forth a ton of confusion and questions.The first questions you need to ask yourself are what do the de...

How to Score a Homecoming Date

How to Score a Homecoming Date

Tiffany Vo, Photojournalist

October 9, 2018


Filed under A and E, News

Homecoming season is already here! Yorba Linda High School ASB is hosting their annual formal dance on October 20th. From 7 p.m. to  10 p.m., students will gather in the gym to hang out with their friends and dance with their dates. Speaking of dates, here are ways to score yourself a perfect dance ...

Center of Attention

Center of Attention

Juliette Fournier, Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under News

After years of planning and months of building, Yorba Linda will introduce its new Town Center later in the year. Although the date of the opening has not been revealed, the City of Yorba Linda hints at its opening sometime late Fall 2018, around Thanksgiving. However, the people of Yorba Linda will ...

Democrats Seek to Flip CA-39

Democrats Seek to Flip CA-39

Amanda Chung, Photojournalist

October 8, 2018


Filed under News

The midterm election is nearing, and since Representative Ed Royce is not seeking reelection, California District 39, the district Yorba Linda is in, is electing a new member into office on November 6, 2018. Gil Cisneros is the democratic nominee, and his team has answered a few questions to give more in...

YLHS Welcomes New Assistant Principal: Mr. Okamoto

YLHS Welcomes New Assistant Principal: Mr. Okamoto

Stephen Serrano, Section Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

Each year, there is a plethora of new staff members added to our Mustang family. For the 2018-2019 school year, we welcome Mr. David Okamoto (Staff). Our new Assistant Principal is excited and ready for this new school year. Growing up in Fullerton, Mr. Okamoto attended Brea Olinda High School. After graduating, i...

Oktoberfest Recap

Oktoberfest Recap

Malieka Khan, Editor

October 7, 2018


Filed under Features, News

The final weekend of September, the much anticipated Oktoberfest comes to Yorba Linda for three days. Many people, families, teenagers, and adults alike all look forward to this weekend due to its various attractions and games that spread fun through what is essentially a fundraiser for a local church...

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