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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 […]


 
 
 

 
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Tennis swings into the new season

Posted  September 22, 2017  by  Kaiya Pomeroy-Tso

With its latest victories against the Wilson Wildcats, the Glendora Tartans and the Alhambra Moors, the Girls Varsity Tennis team currently maintains a 6-0 record in the preseason. The planned league match against the Monrovia Wildcats on Sept. 21 was cancelled due to rain, but it has been rescheduled to Sept. 25. The team’s most […]

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Columbus Day is cancelled: Oct. 9 is Indigenous People’s Day

Posted  September 22, 2017  by  Elizabeth Liu

Christopher Columbus did more than just sail the ocean blue in 1492, he basically started a mass genocide. Upon his arrival into the New World, Columbus and his crew immediately ravaged the indigenous peoples for resources and information on the location of gold in order to report back to the Spanish Crown. To make things […]

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Aussie students embrace origins

Posted  September 22, 2017  by  Elizabeth Liu

Much like Americans, many Australians have unique cultural backgrounds. Families that originate from all over the world come together and create a culture unlike any other. For Senior Amelia Thompson, Australian nationality and heritage are especially connected. Part of Thompson’s family is aboriginal, the ethnic group of native non-European Australians, much like Native Americans in […]

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Student to computer ratio

Posted  September 5, 2017  by  Timothy Trac

As of this moment, the school is looking to buy more computers in hopes of bringing the student to computer ratio closer to one to one. To raise funds this year, Principal Dr. Jennifer Lashier has created a plan where the school will forgo buying certain supplies. At the staff meeting on August 21, Dr. […]

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Late start bill in motion

Posted  September 5, 2017  by  Alison Chen

California Senator Anthony Portantino (D- La Cañada Flintridge) proposed Senate Bill 328 which is designed to benefit middle and high school students. The bill states that by July 1, 2020 schools will have to start the day no earlier than 8:30 A.M. not including zero period. Although it wouldn’t affect the seniors this year, freshmen […]

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