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Dr. Gray says goodbye to TCUSD, hello to John Muir

The students Oak Avenue Intermediate Principal Dr. Lawton Gray works with daily probably call Disneyland their happy place. But for Dr. Gray, the happiest place on Earth is much closer: Oak Ave. “There’s not a day where I get up in the morning and go, ‘Ugh, I have to go to work this morning,’” Dr. […]

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Cheng gives tips for a pro prom look

Since Senior Myra Cheng was a little girl, she has always had a passion for makeup and nails. She has come a long way from stealing her mom’s nail polish from her drawers, and now does a variety of makeup looks and nail art for her friends and family. Cheng started using makeup in eighth […]

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Build-your-own slices of happiness

As one of America’s most popular foods, it is no wonder that different variations of pizza have popped up, including restaurants that allow you to build your own. Blaze Pizza Before even entering the building, Blaze Pizza has a classic and chill environment, with its classy logo and exterior design. On the inside, it is […]

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Alumni Watch: Taking a Chan-ce

Children and parents began filling into the second floor of Vroman’s Bookstore for a book-signing event on Sunday, Jan. 29. Sitting at a small desk, 2001 Alumna Erika Chan signed a book while she opened up about her first experience of illustrating for a story. Chan worked for the LA Zoo from 2008 to 2012 […]

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Harty, Luna celebrate four years of love

Since 2012, Seniors Amanda Harty and Jake Luna have been supporting each other in all aspects of life. They have attended each other’s sports games, cheered each other up and invested countless hours spending time together, everywhere from the Staples Center to Disneyland. Their secret is best summed up by Luna: “We just love each […]


 
 
 

Temple City residents protested the Mercy Housing project at the May 16th city council meeting.
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Mercy Housing leaves Rosemead Boulevard

Posted  June 22, 2017  by  admin

Mercy Housing California has withdrawn from their proposed low-income housing project on Rosemead Boulevard as of June 19, 2017. The purpose of the project was to provide permanent housing for veterans and homeless individuals living on the streets of San Gabriel Valley. However, The Golden Motel recently received a higher offer for the property, leading […]

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Dr. Gray says goodbye to TCUSD, hello to John Muir

Posted  June 13, 2017  by  Candace Tan

The students Oak Avenue Intermediate Principal Dr. Lawton Gray works with daily probably call Disneyland their happy place. But for Dr. Gray, the happiest place on Earth is much closer: Oak Ave. “There’s not a day where I get up in the morning and go, ‘Ugh, I have to go to work this morning,’” Dr. […]

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Mr. Perry retires from Oak Avenue

Posted  June 13, 2017  by  Pamela Pan

After 14 years at Oak Intermediate School, physical science teacher Mr. Loyal Perry has retired from teaching. Mr. Perry majored in electrical engineering in college. Throughout his years at Oak, Mr. Perry always maintained a close relationship with his students. For him, teaching has been a rewarding experience to see his students, past and present, […]

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Hsu emerges from cocoon, spreads wings

Posted  June 8, 2017  by  Joy Hsu

I was always the kid who wore those dorky glasses that turned dark in the sun. I had more books than friends, and I ran a 15 minute mile. Looking back at my middle school self, I cringe at that poor child who stood in the middle of the dodgeball court and got pummeled with […]

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Candid with Candace: Season Finale

Posted  June 8, 2017  by  Candace Tan

Instead of being one of those kids who has taken the entire TCHS course curriculum and participated in ten Common App-worthy activities, I’ve gained meaningful experiences in high school simply by binge watching TV shows. As much as I’ve fantasized about being on the television screen, I’ve done just fine having my life imitate art. […]

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