• 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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VDC Winter Showcase

Payton Bullock, staff writer

January 23, 2019


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  Vanguard Dance Company's winter showcase, Etoile, was held on Thursday and Friday on December 6th and 7th.  Etoile means “star” or “star formation” in french, or is also used to refer to the highest rank a ballerina can achieve at the Paris Opera Ballet. There was a variety of dance styles showcased, ...

2019 Movies to Look Forward: Avengers: Endgame

2019 Movies to Look Forward: Avengers: Endgame

January 23, 2019


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  Avengers: End Game is the next installment of one of the biggest movie franchises of all time; and for some actors, it may be the last time being in their suits. The film is set sometime after the aftermath of the events of Avengers: Infinity War, in which the antagonist, Thanos, accomplishes his ...

Against the Border Wall

Against the Border Wall

Ai-Vi Allred, Online Manager/Photographer

January 20, 2019


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Since President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, he has wanted to build a wall on the U.S. southern border. Throughout the last two years of his campaign/presidency, Trump has tried to divide the country through scare tactics, claiming immigrants are “infesting” our nation and are only “drug dealers,...

Teacher Appreciation

Teacher Appreciation

Luke Blackburn, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


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Though Thanksgiving is over,  the season of thankfulness is in full swing. Peer assistance League has this idea down. They’ve recently set up a lunchtime pie event for teachers and also organized for the English teachers to receive letters of gratitude from their previous students. “Honoring the En...

The Passion in Polo

Bodie Bronson, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


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  To partake in the war that is water polo, one needs a team they call fall back on. The grit, vigor, and sweat shed through polo has driven a group of boys to become more than just a team; this bond has allowed them to decimate the competition in their 2018-19 season. The El Modena boys’ water polo team has ...

Cross Country Gets Ready for League Finals

Cross Country Gets Ready for League Finals

Vincent Garcia, Staff Writer

October 26, 2018


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  From the nerve-racking Laguna Hills race to the monstrous Mount SAC race, the El Modena Cross Country team has proven itself time and time again to be a team of immense spirit and confidence throughout the fall sports season. With league finals, however, they are tasked with overcoming their own bound...

Walk for the Cure

Luke Blackburn, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018


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Headed by Girl's League, Walk for the Cure helps raise awareness for Breast Cancer

Healthy Fall-ternatives

Healthy Fall-ternatives

Vincent Garcia, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


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1. Fall breads (pumpkin bread, banana bread, zucchini, etc): Instead of buying big loaves of bread at the grocery store filled with unhealthy ingredients and preservatives, you can bake them at home and use whole-wheat flour and control the fat and sugar content by adding more fruit. 2. Caramel c...

NFL Fantasy Review

NFL Fantasy Review

Luke Blackburn, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


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Saquon Barkley- Rookie player Barkley is one of the most anticipated players of the season. Being drafted second overall, Barkley has a lot to prove. Barkley is playing phenomenal when you take into account his less than stellar offensive line. While stuck on a mediocre team, Barkley has the star p...

The Halloween Movie

The Halloween Movie

Olive Sanz, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


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An instant classic during this frightening season, Halloween , has been a Halloween  classic every year since 1978. It has simple plot of a mysterious lunatic stalking and killing teenagers. One girl tries to escape death while babysitting a boy. The movie includes murder, twists and turns, and music that ...

The Shining

Mia Gutierrez, Music Editor

October 16, 2018


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Jack Torrance, his wife Wendy, and their 5 year old son Danny, move into the eerie OverLook Hotel during the winter. Jack is the hired caretaker, trying to write a play while battling with alcoholism. Wendy is the loving wife who just wants the best for her husband and son. Danny is left alone witnes...

Girls Golf

October 9, 2018


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