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Froot

Froot

Heather Gammon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

March 13, 2015

Released in March 2015, FROOT is the third studio album by Welsh singer Marina and the Diamonds. And from FROOT it's clear that Marina's sound has shifted once again. While Marina's debut album, "The Family Jewels," could be considered indie-pop, her sophomore album, "Electra Heat," was a peppy pop explosion...

Portillo’s Hot Dogs: Chicago In a Bun

Portillo’s Hot Dogs: Chicago In a Bun

Rachel Seo, Photojournalist

March 10, 2015

A Chicago-style hot dog place situated in Buena Park, Portillo's proudly proclaims its existence with blinking neon signs and a crowded parking lot on Saturday nights. My dad and I joined the steady flow of people walking towards the restaurant, like flies to a bright light. The inside, however, was...

Pi(e) Day This Week!!

Pi(e) Day This Week!!

Alexis Rodriguez, Photojournalist

March 10, 2015

PI(E) DAY IS THIS FRIDAY!! Be sure to bring your pies in to your math class rooms BEFORE SCHOOL on Friday for some extra credit! On Friday at lunch free pie will be available to everyone, along with some Pi Day activities in the quad including a Pi reciting contest, Pie eating contest, and Pie...

Bells are Ringing: Preview

Bells are Ringing: Preview

Brandon Burns, Photojournalist

February 19, 2015

The start of 2015 and our 2nd semester bring with it the YLHS Theatre department’s spring musical of Bells are Ringing (BAR). Written by Betty Comden and Adolph Green in 1956 with music by Jule Styne, BAR was nominated for 4 Tony Awards including best musical and won for best Actress in a Leading role (...

It’s Not Fiction, It’s Fusion!

It’s Not Fiction, It’s Fusion!

Nathan Shube, A & E Editor

January 7, 2015

It seems the next era of energy is upon us. There was a time when the thought of electricity running through wires to power house lights was mind-bending. Hundreds of years ago, the idea of harnessing the energy of the wind, water, or sun to heat our homes, cook our food, or power our TVs and computers...

House of Representatives passes $1.1 trillion budget bill

House of Representatives passes $1.1 trillion budget bill

Heather Gammon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 11, 2014

The House of Representatives has passed a $1.1 trillion federal budget just hours before the government was, once again, due to shut down at midnight on Thursday.

Election Reflection

Election Reflection

Jace Jenican, Opinions Editor

November 13, 2014

Tuesday November 4th was the midterm elections. The big takeaway is: it was a wave election. Now, what is a wave election? It really doesn't have any set definition, but it is used to refer to an election cycle when one political party makes large gains in both the House of Representatives and the Senate...

The Aftermath of the Scottish Independence Referendum

The Aftermath of the Scottish Independence Referendum

Heather Gammon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2014

Scotland rejected independence on September 18th, 2014 in a referendum, with 55% of voters choosing to stay within the United Kingdom. The 307-year-old union between Scotland and the United Kingdom has now officially survived, thus preventing further fragmentation of Europe.

Live to Run, Run to Live

Live to Run, Run to Live

Yeji Kim

October 1, 2014

The 2014 YLHS cross country season has begun!   This past summer, the cross country teams practiced diligently for three hours a day, six days a week under extreme temperatures; there was no qualifying camp for them, only tireless practice. During the summer, beginning on July 7th, each cross...

Republican Takeover?

Republican Takeover?

Jace Jenican, Editor of Opinions

September 25, 2014

Labor day just passed so that means two things: you can’t wear white anymore and it’s time for election season. For politicians, every season is election season. But for the political laymen, these next few weeks will be full of political ads interrupting Honey Boo-Boo and campaign flyers litter...

Ebola Outbreak

Ebola Outbreak

Heather Gammon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

August 3, 2014

The US has announced plans to send 50 health experts to West Africa to help fight the worst outbreak of Ebola ever seen .

Air Algérie Flight AH5017 Wreckage Found

Air Algérie Flight AH5017 Wreckage Found

Heather Gammon, Co-Editor-in-Chief

July 26, 2014

The wreckage of Flight AH5017 that disappeared with 116 people on board on a flight from Burkina Faso to Algiers has been found in Mali.

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