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K-Pop

Briana Marcial, Reporter

June 3, 2016

With its catchy tunes, memorable music video choreography and unbelievably gorgeous artists, it’s no wonder it’s becoming an international phenomena.

Drake Album Review

Rene Torres, Reporter

June 3, 2016

The album highlights everything we have come to love about Drake but in excess.

Civil War Movie Review

Rene Torres, Reporter

June 3, 2016

The film boasts a decidedly non-cartoonish plot and courage for exploring thought-provoking themes like mind control and deaths of innocent citizens.

Book Recommendations Part 2

Cristina Moreno, Reporter

June 2, 2016

Finding a good book is hard sometimes because they don’t always catch your attention. These are some books I personally liked and recommend.

Crunchy Lemonade

Bella Smith, Reporter

May 10, 2016

On April 23rd, Beyonce released her sixth studio album “Lemonade”.

Mystery Dinner

Mystery Dinner

Leslie Lopez, Reporter

May 3, 2016

On the night of April 22, “Her Lips are Sealed”, debuted in the school cafeteria as a mystery dinner.

Zootopia

Zootopia

Cristina Moreno, Entertainment Reporter

March 30, 2016

I really recommend this movie because it’s entertaining and teaches a thoughtful message.

Canadian Artist on the Rise

Canadian Artist on the Rise

Yesenia Vargas, Assistant Entertainment Editor

March 30, 2016

Canadian singer-songwriter Ruth Berhe, known as Ruth B, started her career by posting covers on Vine. One simple six-second video ended up providing her with a giant following. Social media is now an outlet to help people become whatever they want. Internet bloggers like Casper Lee or Jenna Marbles...

T.L.O.P.

T.L.O.P.

Rene Torres, Entertainment Reporter

March 30, 2016

Overall, West has done it again, creating a masterpiece that introduces gospel beats, and new collaborations of the rap genre which created an amazing album.

Deadpool Review

Rene Torres, Reporter

March 2, 2016

Deadpool's return to the big screen is the year's biggest redemption of a character who was rightfully portrayed by Ryan Reynolds.

A Race Against time in Benghazi

Jacob Jimenez, Entertainment Editor

February 29, 2016

“13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” is the newest movie by the famous director Michael Bay, known for The Transformers films. The movie is based on true events that happened in 2012. A group of U.S. mercenaries fight for their lives against a cruel group of Islamic jihadists. The movie...

T.L.O.P is the Album of the Year?

T.L.O.P is the Album of the Year?

Rene Torres, Reporter

February 29, 2016

“T.L.O.P.,” formerly titled “Swish,” is the upcoming seventh album by rapper Kanye West. It is scheduled to be released Feb. 11 by G.O.O.D. music and Def Jam Recordings. West is no stranger to the concept of a chaptered narrative. His recent twitter upload revealed that T.L.O.P. will be defined...