• March 14Hundreds of El Mo students "lie in" for 17 minutes

  • March 14Renowned physicist, Stephen Hawking passes

  • March 11'Black Panther' surpasses $1 billion in global box office

  • February 4Eagles edge out Patriots to win Super Bowl LII

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The Most Magical Promposal Ever?

The Most Magical Promposal Ever?

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor

May 20, 2016


Filed under Editor's Picks, Feature, FrontlineFeed, Showcase, Uncategorized

Prom was in three days, and my boyfriend still hadn’t asked me to Prom. We were going to Disneyland that day (my favorite place), so naturally I had an idea he was going to ask me today. After his mom signed him in, we saw Mickey Mouse in his wizardry robe posing for photos. My boyfriend had us jump...

She’s Petra-fyingly excellent

She’s Petra-fyingly excellent

Fatima Shamsi, Online Manager

April 30, 2016


Filed under Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Focus, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

It is said that humans are irreplaceable, valuable, and unique. They are not only people, but a universe – a galaxy of feelings, thoughts, and ideals. It is our duty, as society, to recognize those who surpass the limits of excellence and prove their worth. One such person, Petra Azar (10), is a student her...

Filming Forward

Filming Forward

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor

April 28, 2016


Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Feature, Focus, FrontlineFeed, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

El Modena’s very own Joshua Seigel, Senior was featured the Newport Beach Film Festival “We’re being watched” April 21st-28th. Seigel’s very own short film was selected out of thousands contestants to be celebrated in 2016’s festival.   If you don’t already know the Newport Beach...

Rookie of the Year

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor

April 21, 2016


Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Feature, Focus, FrontlineFeed, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

   Sophomore Angel Zarate, Boy’s Varsity Golf all star shares all about what makes him who he is. Zarate plays numerous sport including golf, soccer, and volleyball. Although he excels at all three of these very different sports, golf seems to take the most notice by his fellow teammates and coac...

Merciful Darkness

Merciful Darkness

Mackenzie Watkins, Advertising Editor

April 10, 2016


Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks

I became what I am today at the age of twelve, the past claws its way out. My past of unatoned sins, knees drawn to my chest, I was the snake in the grass, the monster in the lake. Blameless blue, blinding white, I felt his glare on me like the heat of a blistering sun. Let’s fly. The...

Alumni Spotlight: Malcolm Bowie

Alumni Spotlight: Malcolm Bowie

Fatima Shamsi and Francesca Sarmiento

March 28, 2016


Filed under Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

Frontline got the chance to catch up with Malcolm Bowie, a former student of El Modena High School who is still involved in the OUSD Robotics Team, The Clockwork Oranges. Bowie was a part of the 2012 Robotics Club which became Team 4322. He continues to act as a mentor for the team and helps out when...

Filter This

Filter This

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor

March 24, 2016


Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, Feature, FrontlineFeed, Showcase

Whenever you go to post a picture on Instagram, Snapchat, or Twitter the very first option they give you is, "what filter do you want to place on your picture?" This option varies from different shades of color, black and white, brightness, contrast, saturation, and structure. There are potentially thousa...

The Boy Who Lived… Forever

The Boy Who Lived… Forever

Lauren Kliewer, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2016


Filed under Editor's Picks, Media&Arts, Showcase

November 14, 2001 marked the day that changed everyone’s life. Fifteen years ago, that Wednesday, J.K. Rowling published the first Harry Potter installment. Rowling’s books set world records, going down in history as the fastest-selling series. Such a phenomenon deserves its own theme park, but...

What are you Quitting this Thursday?

What are you Quitting this Thursday?

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor

March 11, 2016


Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, Uncategorized

A few weeks ago I found my self sitting in church early Sunday morning trying my best to stay a awake for our lesson our youth pastor had planned out. There weren't too many people there that specific morning, so he decided to hold off on the lesson and had us watch a video testimony instead. It was...

Building Bots, Kicking Bots

Building Bots, Kicking Bots

Fatima Shamsi and Francesca Sarmiento

March 5, 2016


Filed under Editor's Picks, El Mo News

El Modena’s very own Robotics team, The Clockwork Oranges are getting ready to compete and lead Vanguards to victory through their hard work, solid effort, and unwavering determination. Annually, First Robotics Competition (FRC) unveil a new game at Kickoffs (occurred January 9th, 2016) to initiate...

Laughing Through Life

Laughing Through Life

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor

February 29, 2016


Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Feature, Focus, FrontlineFeed

From 1983-1996 to Ken Widdall showed a promising career in stand-up comedy. During those years he spent 15 of them on the road performing in different comedy clubs in over 35 different states including cruise ships to Hawaii and Alaska. Towards the end of Mr. Widdall’s comedian career slowed down ...

Presidential Smackdown

Presidential Smackdown

Mackenzie Watkins, Advertising Editor

February 7, 2016


Filed under Editor's Picks, Showcase

  This past Thursday, February 4, 2016, Presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton went head to head in a debate at the University of New Hampshire. The two candidates agreed to add three more debates, after this first one, to their campaign schedule in hopes of getting their idea...

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