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Plotting Against Pollution

Catie Fristoe

November 7, 2018


Filed under Feature

The word habitat is defined as “the natural home or environment of an animal.” The Pacific Ocean is precisely that for millions of marine species, and we are destroying it. Human’s increasing use of plastic products ends up acting like food to the sea turtles off of our beaches. The fishing net...

Independent Athletes – Julia Stone and Natalie McCaffery

Independent Athletes – Julia Stone and Natalie McCaffery

Emma Raith

November 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

Take a look at the independent sports of these owls! Natalie McCaffery — Natalie McCaffery recently competed in the Olympic Classes Regatta, hosted by the San Diego Yacht Club. With Saturday conditions of low winds, choppy water, and diagonal swells on the first day, the competition made for ...

FIFA’s Newest Release Review: FIFA 2019

FIFA’s Newest Release Review: FIFA 2019

Patrick Otte

November 2, 2018


Filed under Sports

EA’s newest release of FIFA, FIFA 19 has its assets and liabilities. As all FIFA video games have done in the past, FIFA 19 entices the major soccer fan into having fun alongside their fellow gaming mates. Whether it be laughing at the new recent game mode or quaking in apprehension on an opponent'...

Eka Nayak – Humans of Laguna

Eka Nayak – Humans of Laguna

Noah Dehli

October 25, 2018


Filed under Middle School Happenings

“I don’t think I have any regrets. I’ve definitely had regrets that I learned from, so the only big regret that I feel—if I had a big regret—would be something I didn’t learn from or something I did twice. One time I went hiking, it was on a mountain. We woke up at three o'clock in th...

Film Review: A Star is Born

Film Review: A Star is Born

Maggie Newell

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Produced, directed, wrote, starred in, and even cast his own dog in the movie, Bradley Cooper took a lot on throughout the demanding process of bringing ‘A Star is Born’ to audiences, and it has paid off. Despite the fact that three different renditions of ‘A Star is Born’ (1937, 1954, 1976) h...

Interview With New Trainer

Interview With New Trainer

Macy Christal

October 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

Where did you go to college? Endicott College. What previous schools have you worked at? I just graduated in May of this year. I have worked the past two summers on the Athletic Training Staff for the volleyball festival in Phoenix, One Soccer Camps, and Cate Sports Academy. When did you deci...

Go Owls Rice Krispies

Go Owls Rice Krispies

Lauren Mills

October 11, 2018


Filed under Recipes

Ready in 30 minutes Serves 12 Treats Ingredients 4 Tbsp Butter 8 cups mini marshmallows 1 tsp pure vanilla extract 1 Tbsp Milk 6 cups Rice Krispie cereal Preparation Melt butter over low heat in a large pan. Add vanilla and 6 cups of the marshmallows to the melted butter. Add the...

Showing and Selling Animals

Showing and Selling Animals

Ruth Beckmen

October 11, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

  A global network of youth organizations whose mission is “engaging youth to reach their fullest potential while advancing the field of youth development.”  The “4-H” stand for head, heart, hands, and health to not only better your club and community but the world. There is a lot w...

Film Review: Beautiful Boy

Film Review: Beautiful Boy

Maggie Newell

October 4, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Based on the critically acclaimed memoirs of Nic and David Sheff, Beautiful Boy tells the brutal, revealing, and authentic story of a son’s addictive struggle with crystal meth and the implications it has on his family. The main conflict in the film is between Nic and his father -- played by Timothé...

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