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Mine, Yours, Ours- Let’s Share this Town

Ilaise Tamotuu

January 23, 2018

Ilaise Tamotuu Staff Writer   The play “Our Town” by Thornton Wilder has become an American classic, appearing on Broadway in 1938 and winning the Pulitzer Prize that same year. This revered play took stage all throughout the world, including our little corner of the four hundred buildi...

El Modena Murals

El Modena Murals

Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

In his fifth year serving as El Modena’s principal, Dr. Saxton has made our campus,“More welcoming and less like an industrial nightmare” by adding countless murals.   Almost any wall on campus now has a mural; one particular appealing and meaningful mural is of American novelist, and women...

It’s LIT Mag

Ely Busto, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

  All students have a special talent that can easily be expressed either in writing or in a more creative, colorful, visual way. Many have that artistic side, such as drawing or painting beautiful images or portraits. With so much talent to go around the campus of El Modena, Imprint Literary Magazi...

Marvel Studios Presents: Black Panther

Marvel Studios Presents: Black Panther

Ely Bustos, Staff Writer

January 23, 2018

  On February 16, 2018, “Black Panther” will be the first motion picture Marvel will release this year. After the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, T'Challa, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to take his rightful place as king. However, T’Challa soo...

Meet the Artists: Heide Baltazar and Angie Sustaeta

Meet the Artists: Heide Baltazar and Angie Sustaeta

Scarlet Edwards, Editor-in-Chief

January 23, 2018

  Seniors Heide Baltazar and Angie Sustaeta live, breath, and sleep art. Both started making art at an early age, and haven’t stopped since. Most recently, the duo decided to use their skills to become more involved on campus, sharing the position of publicist on ASB.  As publicists, Balta...

“EOTFW”

“EOTFW”

Aivi Allred, Photographer

January 23, 2018

   The British Netflix original, the “EOTFW,” portrays a thriller vibe of  two teens running away from home and getting in trouble. Main character, James seeks for a killing adventure causing suspense not knowing when he will kill his new “girlfriend,” Alyssa. The show contains eight fast mo...

The Tesser to Stardom

The Tesser to Stardom

Sophia Pracilio, Feature Editor

January 23, 2018

   In “A Wrinkle in Time” by Madeleine L’Engle, Meg, her brother Charles Wallace, and friend Calvin embark on a dangerous but exhilarating adventure in search of their missing physicist father. They encounter many obstacles along the way, with assistance from three strange ladies.    L’Eng...

Valentine’s Day Tragedy

Valentine’s Day Tragedy

Ilaise Tamotuu

January 20, 2018

Ilaise Tamotuu Staff Writer   Valentine’s Day is a contemporary, popular holiday dedicated to love, but from the little known of its origins, Valentine’s seems more tragic than loving.   The holiday started with the Ancient Roman pagan festival of Lupercalia. The event required sacrific...

“Call Me By Your Name”

Mia Gutierrez, Staff Writer

January 20, 2018

Based on the critically acclaimed novel by André Aciman, "Call Me By Your Name" is a sensual and unparalleled tale about first love. Taking place in Northern Italy, it tells the story of  17-year-old Elio, who spends his days transcribing classical music and reading books. As the summer begins, Elio's father hi...

Tonya vs. Kerrigan: Playing the Victim

Tonya vs. Kerrigan: Playing the Victim

Ashley Ramynke, Copy/Music Editor

January 19, 2018

Golden Globes nominated film “I, Tonya” depicts former Olympic figure skater Tonya Harding’s (Margot Robbie) childhood and young adulthood through domestic abuse, aspirations towards Olympic success, and downfall after speculation that she organized the attack on competitor Nancy Kerrigan prior...

Newcomers in the Mecca of Fame and Fortune

Newcomers in the Mecca of Fame and Fortune

Ashley Ramynke, Copy/Music Editor

January 19, 2018

The 2018 award show nominations praise the work of young actors for their roles in independent films, who, nominated alongside A-listers, showcases the next generation of Hollywood stars. By the age of seven, Brooklyn Prince has starred alongside Willem Dafoe in the A24 film, “The Florida Project,”...

Portugal. The Man

Portugal. The Man

Colby Hurdle, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017

Portland based band, "Portugal. The Man" released their latest album “Woodstock” on June 16, 2017. For their 2011 and 2013 albums, the band largely relied on an atmospheric, indie rock genre, to comfort their aimless lyrics such as “When I grow up, I wanna be a movie star or on TV.”   They ...

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