Hustle, Hit. Never Quit

Senior TE/DT Luke Dunham (#80) with Sophomore DB/WR Andrew Tierney (#29) and Sophomore OL/DL Zack Dunham (#60)
Alyssa Tierney, Online Manager August 27, 2017

Luke Dunham is here to answer why 1,085,272 high school students played tackle football in the 2015-2016 school year. Frontline: You’ve played Vanguard Football for three years. What makes this upcoming...

4×4 Schedule: What is it?

The traditional schedule versus the new 4x4 schedule
Markus Albihn, Front Editor March 10, 2017

   Recently, a majority of teachers approved the implementation of the new four-by-four (4x4) schedule. Many new and returning students as well as parents do not fully understand the ramifications of...

Artist of the Year Nominee: Xavier Williams

Xavier Williams smiles for the camera.
Markus Albihn, Front Editor March 2, 2017

Xavier Williams is a senior who was nominated for the O.C Register's artist of the year by Mrs. Mull. Xavier submitted a segment of the EMTV's series "What in the world is going on with...".  Xavier...

Four Great Years Come to an End

Four Great Years Come to an End
Angel De Rosas, Sports Editor February 6, 2017

As I look back to the beginning of season I remember thinking to myself “this season is going to be a long one,” not realizing that it would all be just a memory. As I look back today i’ve realized...

Girl’s League Has Girl Power

Girl's League puts together the annual Walk for the Cure.
Kara Perkins, El Mo News Editor January 24, 2017

Not only is Girl’s League apart of trying to make El Modena a better campus and school with their philanthropic ideas and community service, but they are also in charge of making Winter Formal a success...

The Paradox of Hypocritical Thought

Photo via Flickr under creative commons license.
Markus Albihn, Front Editor January 18, 2017

In Islam, there is an idea called nifāq. Nifāq is a type of hypocrisy shown in the munafiqun which are a group of Muslims who were said to be unsympathetic towards the cause of Muslims. Outlined in Sahih...

Boys Soccer Hopeful for CIF Spot

players celebrating after scoring against Foothill
Angel De Rosas, Sports Editor January 17, 2017

This week the boys varsity soccer team begins their league season facing Brea Olinda and Yorba Linda, two very competitive teams. The vanguards look to start league strong and to their preseason record...

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