New typhoid vaccine could have “huge impact”

AMY PATEL STAFF WRITER A new vaccine has just been reported to stop the dangers of the typhoid fever. The typhoid fever, caused by salmonella typhi bacteria, is spread through dirty water and contaminated food and has been seen in over 22 annual million cases. Children are amongst the highest numbers of victims, as they are the ones who are

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Several States File Lawsuit

DALHILA BUELNA STAFF WRITER Eighteen states, including California, have filed a lawsuit against the Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos because of a delay of regulations that were meant to protect students from being defrauded by colleges. The lawsuit filed accuses DeVos of illegally delaying the regulations placed by the Obama Administration which were aimed at predatory colleges in order to

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Twelve Angry Jurors

JASON ZHU EDITOR AND CHIEF It has been the Alhambra’s Thespian Society and Drama Department’s annual tradition to stage their rendition of a contemporary play for the community every November. This year, the Thespians are proud to perform Reginald Rose’s “Twelve Angry Juror”. This year’s play is a heightened courtroom thriller, in contrast to last year’s “Blithe Spirit”, which was

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California’s Homeless Students

LYLLI DOUNG STAFF WRITER From 2014 to 2016, the number of homeless students, in California, increased 20 percent. According to the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, the most recent data showed that 202,329 young people were homeless or had to live with other families. The parents of students are asked to be truthful about the student’s living situations, but sometimes the

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Fires of Northern California

BRITANIE NHYN STAFF WRITER Northern California wildfires have destroyed at least 8,400 homes and other buildings. The fires have happened in the county of Santa Rosa, Sonoma and Napa California. There has been a significant increase in the property loss. The efforts by firefighters to gain control of the wildfires and by searchers looking for more victims. The death toll

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Boba Tea Shop Craze continues in SGV

AMY PATEL STAFF WRITER Boba shops and boba drinks are just one craze in the San Gabriel area, but it seems to be on the rise lately and is becoming quite prominent. Boba places and restaurants have become quite popular in the community, especially to teenagers. The shops have been described as being busier than Starbucks, according to a New

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AHS Fourth Annual Homecoming Parade and Carnival

DALHILA BUELENA STAFF WRITER Friday, Oct. 27 was Alhambra High School’s Fourth Annual Homecoming parade, carnival, and game. Several clubs participated in the 1920’s themed parade, which started at Alhambra High School on fourth street and continues all the way to Moor field. The parade, which started at 4 p.m, was put together by the Alhambra Associated Student Body. “ASB

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UCLA Dedicates Dorm Floor to First Generation Students

LYILLI DUONG STAFF WRITER UCLA’s latest effort to support its students lead them to create a new dorm floor dedicated to first generation students. First generation students are students that are the first of their family to go to college. According to CNN, 32 percent of undergraduates from UCLA are first generation students. Violet Salazar, a UCLA student, was the

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College Presentations At AHS

AMBER MOLINA, BRITTANIE DIALLO STAFF WRITERS High School students are constantly being pushed to go to college, seniors, even some freshman feel obligated to make it their number one priority. Representatives from many colleges and universities come to Alhambra High, and share information on colleges students may be interested in. Presentations about college cover a variety of topics and can

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