For six months, the Moor Weekly newspaper and the Alhambran Yearbook prepared for the Eastern Los Angeles County Journalism Education Association (ELAJEA) write-off competition on Feb. 22 at Schurr High School.
Other schools, including San Gabriel, Walnut, Wilson, Diamond Bar, Schurr, Glen, Bell Gardens and Temple City, also competed. The events
“I am officially a grown up!” This is the mantra teenagers recite to their parents before watching an R-Rated movie. Research has found the destructive repercussions these “decisions” have on the youth today, but what makes these movies so appealing? What drives movie companies to produce such explicit films?
Though ratings are placed on movies, some only view them as recommendations. Teenagers under the age of 17 could find ways to view movies that may not be suited for their age. However, parents do have a place in managing what their underage teenagers watch. Are parents executing their restrictions sufficiently?
R-rated movies often target teenagers, even though they feature gore, violence and horror. Though many teenagers enjoy watching these types of movies, R-rated movies often have negative effects on the not-as-developed mind. In addition to psychological effects, health problems could also occur over time.
Published in an issue of Prevention Science,
A new movie comes out in Hollywood, dubbed “Room C225 Never Existed.” The movie, featuring stabbed and bloody teenage bodies, crude language and drug abuse is rated R for restricted. However, if it is rated R, why is it directed to a teenage audience?
Teenagers generally have more time
High school challenges and anxieties are familiar to all of us—balancing schoolwork and activities, trying to maintain a social life and stressing out about the future. For most, the latter entails researching colleges, studying for the SAT and ACT and even taking classes to prepare. However, we sometimes have to pause and ask ourselves, “Is
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Before we jump to conclusions, I’d like to clarify that the likes of me can’t be found on the popular television show Hoarders.
While the typical hoarder collects countless tangible items that are oftentimes considered trash, I instead have accrued hundreds of electronic drafts of everything I’ve ever written. Because of my
As their first California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) game approached, the varsity girls’ soccer team was motivated to fight in order to advance further in the CIF playoffs. The team’s first game was at Moor Field against the Pomona Catholic Pacers, who won their wild card game against St. Matthias the week
On Feb. 21, 11 AHS wrestlers competed in this year’s California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) finals. After qualifying from Almont League, this last round of CIF was the wrestlers’ opportunity to advance onto State Finals. However, the Moors were all eliminated after their individual rounds, officially ending the season for the wrestling team.