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Venice High To Administer Narcan Amidst Rise In Overdoses Among LAUSD Students
Venice High To Administer Narcan Amidst Rise In Overdoses Among LAUSD Students
Zoe Woodrick, Editor-In-Chief • October 6, 2022

In the aftermath of recent fentanyl overdoses among LAUSD students, Venice High will be carrying the overdose-reversal drug, naloxone also known as Narcan.  LAUSD Supt....

Grease Night Comes Back To Venice High
Grease Night Comes Back To Venice High
Mame Fatou Thiaw, Reporter • September 30, 2022

Grease Night will return to Venice tomorrow for the first time since COVID-19. The event will be located on Watson Field. There will be snacks and drinks served by different...

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Applying for College: Expectation vs. Reality
Applying for College: Expectation vs. Reality
T Lopez, Opinion Editor • May 27, 2022

College—the place all parents hope their kids end up. It’s the checkpoint we’ve been working for since the second we entered elementary school.  We’ve heard all...

Reclamando Pelo Rizado
Reclamando Pelo Rizado
Arely Ocampo Bartolo, Managing Editor • May 18, 2022

Cabello rizado es algo que ha sido mal visto por innumerables personas desde que tengo uso de memoria. Ha sido siempre un "problema" que tiene que solucionarse y, lo que es...

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The LA Sports Report
The LA Sports Report
Abbasali Fazal, Columnist • September 30, 2022

A forecast for your Los Angeles sports week The Rams Were Heating Up in the Desert Last Sunday, the Rams’ defense was hot in the desert! The Cardinals were comfortably...

Football To Start League With Their First Game Against Fairfax
Football To Start League With Their First Game Against Fairfax
Samuel Laxamana, Sports Editor • September 30, 2022

As league season starts today, football, 3-2 overall, takes on Fairfax. The Gondoliers will be successful as long as they treat every game like it’s their last, said senior...

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Venice High Theater Due To Perform Nightfall with Edgar Allan Poe
Venice High Theater Due To Perform 'Nightfall with Edgar Allan Poe'
Eve Cordova, Reporter • September 29, 2022

Updated since Wed. Oct. 5, 2022, at 7:17:25 p.m. PT: The location of the play will be The Learning Garden. Click here for tickets. Venice High’s Theater Production will...

Review of Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Mr.Morale & The Big Steppers’ Concert
Review of Kendrick Lamar’s ‘Mr.Morale & The Big Steppers’ Concert
Billy Quinn, Reporter • September 27, 2022

Kendrick Lamar returned to Los Angeles at the Crypto.com Arena for the release of his latest album ‘Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers’. From September 14 to 17, Lamar...

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Students of the Peer Mediation class, courtesy of Alex Esparza and Germany Gomez
Venice High Takes On Mental Health
Alex Esparza and Germany Gomez October 3, 2022

With the rise in mental health needs following the pandemic, Venice High offers numerous resources on campus to fight the stigma against mental health.  “Mental health...

Courtesy of Junior Giselle Montiel-Licona, Olivia Newton-John as Sandy in the 1978 film Grease
The Death of Olivia Newton-John Impacts The Venice High Community
Billy Quinn, Reporter • September 23, 2022

Olivia Newton-John, star of the classic 1978 film Grease, passed away last month at age 73. For the Venice High community, the film has a special place in its heart, because...

Venice Welcomes Di Padova As The New Water Polo And Swim Coach
Venice Welcomes Di Padova As The New Water Polo And Swim Coach
Alina Miller, Reporter • September 21, 2022

Venice High has welcomed a new water polo and swim coach, English teacher AnneMarie Di Padova. Di Padova has taught at Venice as an English teacher for four years. She...

The Popular TikTok Community BookTok Makes Way To Venice
The Popular TikTok Community BookTok Makes Way To Venice
Zora Hollie, Reporter • September 20, 2022

You may not expect this: in a TikTok video with 4M likes, a girl asks people in a bookstore what book they wish they could read again for the very first time.  And then...

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