Hot Spots of Spring Break

Hot Spots of Spring Break

Mackenzie Watkins, Advertising Editor

March 29, 2016

Channel Islands: With 5 out of the 8 islands being uninhabited and preserved as National Parks, Channel Islands is a great place to explore caves, camp, scuba dive, go snorkeling, and experience the islands off in a boating tour. Santa Monica: Take a trip down to Santa Monica and sp...

The Bay Area

Feng Shui: The Japanese Tea Garden pond.

Lauren Kliewer, Style Editor

April 7, 2015

One place to visit before you die is the city of San Francisco. It is a must that involves sightseeing and new adventures. The Japanese Tea Garden contains peaceful serenity with its Buddhist statue and podiums. It has a small tea house where visitors can sit and listen to the water trickling...

Salt Lake City, Utah: An Experience

Salt Lake City, Utah: An Experience

Denisse Brito, Editor-In-Chief

April 4, 2015

Salt Lake City, Utah is not only known for having the best snow in the world, but for having one of the most diverse cultures. For National Parks reside within Utah and the state is home to a myriad of lakes, the most famous being The Great Salt Lake. Another huge attraction that brings a lot of tourist...

Senior Spring Break…Not a Break Off School

Senior Spring Break...Not a Break Off School

Denisse Brito, Editor-In-Chief

March 26, 2015

For underclassmen, spring break is a time to enjoy time with their friends, go to the beach, sleep late and sleep in until the afternoon. For seniors, on the other hand, spring break is extremely stressful due to the fact they must go visit different colleges and decide which one they want to attend. Seniors...

Spring Break Playlist

Spring Break Playlist

Loretta Cardenas, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

1. Desire- Years & Years 2. U Don’t Know- Alison Wonderland 3. Kathleen- Catfish & the Bottlemen 4. Peaches N Cream (ft. Charlie Wilson)- Snoop Dogg 5. Lampshades on Fire- Modest Mouse 6. OctaHate- Ryn Weaver 7.No Way No- Magic! 8. All Day-Kanye West 9. Cliche- Christina Grimme 10....

2015 Spring Break Day Ideas!

Spring break is always a great time to go outdoors and enjoy your time off!

Lily Sanz, Editor-in-Chief

March 19, 2015

Wednesday April 1st: Event of the Day: As the middle of your break begins to come around, continue to take advantage of local outdoor activities. What better way to do just that than to spend your day at Peters Canyon Regional Park right up Chapman? Take yourself and a couple of friends to traverse...

El Modena Spring Break Challenge – March 31

A breeze in the curtains.

Jenevieve Haug, Media & Arts Editor

March 19, 2015

Tuesday Event: Art Day - Paint, draw, sculpt, make collages, or take pictures. Write a poem, song, or story. Any form of art as long as it is creative and made by you. Restaurant: Miguel’s Jr Eco Friendly Tip: Leave curtains and windows open if you are staying home for the day. Not only d...

20 Books to Read During Spring Break

Reading is fun!

Michael Hill, Staff Writer

March 19, 2015

1) Touching From a Distance - Deborah Curtis 2) Exit Here - Jason Meyers 3) The Glass Castle - Jeannette Walls 4) Hollow City (Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children) - Ransom Riggs 5) We Were Liars - E. Lockheart 6) Belzhar - Meg Wolitzer 7) Street Pharm - Allison van Diepen 8) Thirteen...

20 Things to do Over Spring Break

Spring Break is right around the corner

Megan Cox, Front Editor

March 18, 2015

1. Take a day trip to San Diego 2. Visit the mission in San Juan Capistrano 3. Try a foreign cuisine you’ve never eaten before 4. Go camping somewhere beautiful like Big Sur 5. Spend a day in nature without any technology 6. Read two new books 7. Have a Harry Potter movie marathon 8. Finish yo...

Knott’s Boysenberry Festival: Celebrating the park’s Beginnings

An aerial view of the park

Christina Davenport, Staff Writer

March 18, 2015

March 28th, Saturday, marks the beginning of Knott's Boysenberry Festival taking place in the theme park's Ghost Town. Celebrate the park's berry beginnings with delectable dishes and classic entertainment. There will be tons of delicious foods to sample, games to play, and much more. The boysenberry,...

Newport Beach holds Gray Whale watching tours

Go whale watching in Newport Beach for under $20

Hannah Sutherland, Online Manager

March 18, 2015

After school on Friday, grab some friends and head down to the beach for some rare gray whale migration spotting tours. These tours are given everyday at the Newport Landing at 10 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. for just $16 per person, providing the perfect chance to witness this once-a-year phenomena....

What’s Your Top Spring Break Destination?

What's Your Top Spring Break Destination?

Olivia Addington, Advertising Editor

March 16, 2015

It's that time of year again! Spring Break 2015 is just around the corner and that means quickly getting your tan on, hitting the gym more than usual, and planning an awesome trip with your best friends! If you are like more high schoolers, the number one thing you'll be doing during Spring Break...

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