• 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 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.

All Smiles with The Grinns

All Smiles with The Grinns

Scarlett Adams, Staff Writer

June 10, 2018


Filed under FrontlineFeed, Showcase

  Local Orange County band tells all on their future in music, desert island bands, and their recent album   The Grinns are a local five piece band made up of members Joey Kolk (vocals), Jackson Jarret (guitar), Ramtin Khoee (bass), Frank Jorquiera (guitar), and Fred Hadyka (drums).   Th...

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 ...

Life is Short, Live it Well – Music and Switchfoot

Life is Short, Live it Well – Music and Switchfoot

Alyssa Tierney, Online Manager

May 25, 2018


Filed under Columns, FrontlineFeed, Showcase

“One life, one story to tell Life is short; I wanna live it well And you're the one I'm living for Awaken all my soul Every breath that you take is a miracle Life is short; I wanna live it well, yeah”  -“Live It Well” Switchfoot The first notes…a guitar strum…a piano key…light vocals. Music...

The Queen of the Greens

The Queen of the Greens

Bobby Almand, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under FrontlineFeed, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

With over 1.4 million followers on Instagram 24 year old Female professional golfer Paige Spiranac is bringing the age old game into the 21st century in more ways than just a few. The real life super woman juggles everything in life from an extremely active social media campaign to running a platform...

Why Student Activism Matters

Why Student Activism Matters

Jessica Corson, El Mo News Editor

April 19, 2018


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

   On March 14, 2018, hundreds of thousands of students walked out of school at 10 am for seventeen minutes to honor the lives of the seventeen students killed in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and to bring attention to the issue of gun control in America.   Their outl...

Valedictorian Nick Real

Valedictorian Nick Real

Sophia Pracilio, Feature Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under El Mo News, FrontlineFeed, Humans of El Modena (HOEM), Showcase

Senior Nick Real is one of El Modena’s Class of 2018 valedictorians. He currently has a stunning 4.9 weighted GPA. A few weeks ago, he was invited to an awards ceremony where he found out about valedictorian. Real said, “I didn’t think I was even close to getting valedictorian. I was very surprise...

Opportunities for Students

Opportunities for Students

Grace Oveson, Staff Writer

April 1, 2018


Filed under El Mo News, FrontlineFeed

The College and Career Center is an impeccable resource for any student for a multitude of reasons. Located in room 610, behind the library, this center is filled with options for students in just about every topic. Not only are there resources for the present, but there are immense amounts of available...

Matt’s Adventure In Japan

Matthew Cortez, Photographer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Focus, FrontlineFeed, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

   Being my first time out of the country and on a plane I was nervous at first going on such a big trip. It was a 12 hour flight to Japan and I was going to be there for 11 days. But once I had arrived I knew it would be the best decision I had ever made in my life.   Japanese culture is so...

El Modena Boys Varsity Wrestling Recap

Matthew Cortez, Photographer

February 15, 2018


Filed under FrontlineFeed, Sports

   As expected, this years boys varsity wrestling 2017-2018 season has been another success. Although not winning the North Hills League title, coming in second to only Esperanza High School with a league record of 2-1, the varsity boy’s team has ten members going to CIF including Joseph Palacio...

Dance Rules

Dance Rules

Jenny Hamburg, Ads and Distribution Editor/ Photographer

January 23, 2018


Filed under Columns, Feature, Focus, FrontlineFeed, Music, Showcase

   Winter formal is coming up on February 3rd at Fête the Venue in Costa Mesa and there are a few important things students need to remember. When one arrives to the dance, one must show his/her student ID to be admitted. The doors will close 90 minutes after the dance has begun, and no students will...

The Storm-y Truth About Trump

The Storm-y Truth About Trump

Victoria Tran, Media Editor/Social Media Director

November 1, 2017


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

 Americans are still not settling with the conclusion of the election of 2016, despite the fact that it has been around ten months since the inauguration of Donald Trump. Currently, ordinary people have insisted on offering their two cents when it comes to politics, especially when a [personally] ...

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