• 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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Athlete Feature – Mikayla Reyes

Athlete Feature – Mikayla Reyes

Alyssa Tierney, Copy Editor/ Girls Sports Editor

December 13, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports

   Senior basketball player Mikayla Reyes has consistently been a stud for El Modena since her freshman year. She sports #21 on the court, saying, “ I was left with few options, however, 21 does hold some significance because I was born in 2001. I just took out the zeros of my birth year.”   Re...

The Hate U Give

Casey Burgueno, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

    The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas is a book about a young girl who witnessed her childhood friend get shot by a caucasian cop for no reason. After this terrible incident, she is drawn to activism and takes a stand against this unjustly act. Throughout the book, the reader will see Starr...

The Leonard Legacy

Casey Burgueno, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Sports

The man, the myth, the legend: Tom Leonard. The sophomore varsity tight end has been chosen to be this months ‘Stud of the Month’. Freshman year, Leonard played very well during freshman football and has grown to be a varsity player in just his second year here at El Mo.        Football takes...

Aquatics Prays for a Pool

Aquatics Prays for a Pool

Bodie Bronson, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Feature, Sports, Uncategorized

   All El Modena swim sports are fighting for the chance to acquire a 51 meter pool, as opposed to the current 33 meter pool. A school board meeting took place in early September to decide whether the current pool should be repaired or replaced entirely. Some of El Mo’s aquatics students at...

Words with Mrs. Wang

Hassan Khan, Staff Writter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Feature

-Mrs Wang’s loves Elmo’s art program so much she’s refused other job offers.

Local Job Opportunity

Bodie Bronson, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

    The McDonald’s at 4200 E Chapman Avenue is hiring! The store is in need of restaurant crew members, McDonalds describes the position as “working as part of a tight-knit team, working together to prepare meals, take food orders, keep the restaurant clean, and bring smiles to customers...

The Story of A Champion

Matthew Cortez, Head Photographer

June 16, 2018


Filed under Feature, FrontlineFeed, Showcase, Sports

The humble story of Mike Essa and how he came to be a champion in Formula Drift.

See You on the Flip Side

See You on the Flip Side

Ashley Ramynke, Copy/Music Editor

June 7, 2018


Filed under Feature, Music, Showcase

"You know, people get married, people get divorced, people die, people don't die, people get all kinds of problems, they lose jobs but still, we keep the records going at night. And, you know, 33 rpm: life's not so bad at that speed." - Brian Fallon

Lauren Page

Lauren Page

Grace Oveson, Staff Writer

June 3, 2018


Filed under Feature, FrontlineFeed, Showcase

   King High School alumni from Riverside, California, and current junior in college Lauren Page, started playing volleyball in eighth grade at age fourteen. Page explains she started playing the sport because, ¨It was the only sport I was really good at and I enjoyed it more than any other sport I ...

Living Like Bobby

Living Like Bobby

Natalia Huanosto, Front Editor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

“Live life your way, everyday, 365 days.” This motto appears so simple and straightforward. All one must do is follow their heart and they will feel content with their existence. Yet, according to many statistics and specifically the Harris Poll, reports show that American happiness is at an all...

PTSA Powerhouse: Rebecca Hultquist

PTSA Powerhouse: Rebecca Hultquist

Ethan Simons, Arts Editor

May 24, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

  Rebecca Hultquist, El Modena High School PTSA president, has many aspirations and philosophies as the leader of the board. From fundraising to helping around the school, the PTSA is a huge part of any high schooler’s life, even if they don’t know it. When asked to describe the job of PTSA pre...

A Dancer Against Cancer

A Dancer Against Cancer

Sophia Pracilio, Feature Editor

May 14, 2018


Filed under Feature, Media&Arts, Showcase

We all dream of having the best of both worlds. In Dr. Irene Hutchins case, this includes researching and working with both medicine and ballroom dancing. The two fields make an unlikely, but dynamic combination. At a young age, Dr. Hutchin’s mom took her to watch the Nutcracker, and she became e...

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