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Feed Your Cravings With This Easy Mug Cake

Try this easy mug cake recipe to fill your cravings.

By Maria Angelica Amaya, Staff Writer

April 28, 2020

Every day during this pandemic, my dad and I watch either Criminal Minds or Law & Order. While watching Criminal Minds one day I suddenly got the urge to eat cake but I didn’t want to bake a whole cake since I’m the only one who wanted some. So I started looking for a small quick cake to make ...

Adjusting to Our New Normal

Maria Amaya ready to go skating

By Maria Angelica Amaya, Staff Writer

April 10, 2020

It all started with a small virus in a city of China called Wuhan. so many people it was just another virus with not that many deaths and yeah it was contagious but it didn’t seem that serious. then it started becoming a global pandemic it seems like every country had at least one case of the corona...

Parasite: A movie that broke records and language barriers


By Maria Angelica Amaya, Staff Writer

March 2, 2020

Parasite, a heart-wrenching comedy-drama-thriller all in one, directed by the Korean director Bong Joon Ho. Nominated and winning 4 Oscars, this is the first non-English movie that has won Best Picture for the Academy Awards. The Oscars that Parasite won include awards for Best Picture, Best Director, ...

Boys soccer suffers a loss against Eastwood

The boys soccer team played Eastwood Academy on Feb 3, losing to the team by 4 points.

By Maria Angelica Amaya, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

Eastwood 5- Carnegie 1 at Mason Park On February 3, Carnegie’s boys soccer team lost their second game to Eastwood Academy by four points.  Walking into Monday’s game, the male Rhinos were fairly confident that they would win against Eastwood. If there was one team that they could win ...

Girls Soccer Team is Ready to Kick Balls

Girls soccer team bonding: Ashley Cabrera , Jacey Chumley , Rebeca Gabrie, Marisol Perez, Carolina Macias, Isamary Fajardo, and Katie Salinas

By Maria Angelica Amaya, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

Being three years division champions, the girls' soccer team is hoping to bring this streak to their fourth season with their new Coach Macias and Captain Isamary Fajardo.  Players expressed building chemistry among team members is the foundation to a successful season.  “ I feel that there...

I-Fest is Our Taste-Fest- Food Review

By Maria Angelica Amaya and Carys Oriana Reyes

November 21, 2019

We open the door to I-Fest and a million different scents of spices and foods came wafting through. We look around to see different foods from a variety of cultures. The one that catches our eyes the most is the huge banner for East Asian foods.  They have all the favorites, from pot-stickers...

Side Note: PSAT surrounded by Meme Culture

Side Note: PSAT surrounded by Meme Culture

By Ashton Brown and Maria Amaya

October 31, 2019

You’re in your room, lying comfortably while scrolling through twitter. You start seeing memes and they just keep coming. Meme culture has become something embedded into the teen culture to that point it has become a way that we talk and communicate, like a secret language that only teens really un...

An Hour of Latin Dance Will Cure That Headache from Class

An Hour of Latin Dance Will Cure That Headache from Class

By Maria Angelica Amaya, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

It’s lunchtime. You just got out of a class where you had a test. You're trying to find something to do to destress. You start walking down the English hallway and hear music. The rhythmic beats make you start walking a little faster to see where it comes from, and when you get to room 101, you look i...

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