Thespians Throw a Ball at 2015 Spring Musical

On April 9, the Thespian Honors Society performed their version of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Cinderella,” capturing the talent of our fellow Moors in a collaboration of the visual and performing arts. The play maintains many beloved iconic elements of the classic tale, from the voluminous blue dress to the shiny …

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Crossing the Caro-line: Breathe Before Diving

CAROLINE REN Editor in Chief Some of us spend so much time slacking off that finishing an assignment punctually becomes an accomplishment; conversely, some of us work ourselves to the point that we are almost always physically, emotionally and mentally exhausted, too drained to enjoy hobbies and simple pleasures we …

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Mandatory Voting: Our Responsibilities as Citizens

JOSEPH NEY-JUN Staff Writer The U.S. Constitution outlines the rights of its citizens, but it also outlines their duties and responsibilities. One of them is to participate in the democratic process; however, according to the Washington Post, in 2014 the U.S. saw its lowest voter turnout rate since 1942. If …

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Church Approval of Same Sex Marriage Advances LGBT Equality

AMBER LI Staff Writer On March 18, the Presbyterian Church of the U.S.A. recognized gay marriage as part of the Christian constitution. According to Yahoo News, the church became the largest Protestant group to authorize gay weddings, take effective June 21. When a large and influential Christian church accepts same-sex …

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Introduction: Getting Healthy with the Moor

ANGELA YANG Editor in Chief Basketball player Magic Johnson once said, “You’re the only one who can make the difference. Whatever your dream is, go for it.” Of course, this can apply to anything: academics, extracurriculars or even getting in shape. According to the Mayo Clinic, the numerous benefits of …

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“Ab”solutely Easy Workouts

JACQUELYN LOI Staff Writer Thigh Trimmer (5-10 minutes) 1) Swinging doors x20 each leg: Swing leg out as high to one side as you can. Then return it to the center.The foot should be hovering the whole time. 2) Squat walk x30 total of walking from each side: Squat as …

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Easy Turkey Wrap Recipe

PAULA KIRYA Staff Writer Ingredients: 1 8-ounce package of cream cheese with chives 2 tablespoons of Dijon mustard 6 8-inch whole wheat tortillas 1 ½ cups of finely shredded iceberg lettuce 12 slices of thinly sliced turkey ¾ cup of shredded Swiss cheese 1 large tomato, seeded and diced 1 …

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What’s in Your Serving?

SARA HERNANDEZ Staff Writer Nutrition facts labels have many components to them, making it complicated to figure out exactly what they are trying to say about the product. Trans fat, sodium, total carbohydrates, what does all of this mean? At the top of the label is the serving size (the …

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Track and Field Striding Diligently For League Title

WESLEY TSAI Staff Writer Having practices everyday after school to work on individual and team efforts, the Alhambra track and field program is currently tied for first place against Schurr, Montebello and Bell Gardens. “The season is going very well so far.  Each school is tied at 1-1 so I …

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SIMSANITY: Collegiate Athletics As We Know It

SIMEON LAM Sports Editor In our world today, professional leagues reign over sports because of their popularity and entertainment value. Yet, while many enjoy the highest level of professional sports, I find that college athletics bring a unique aspect that professional athletics rarely have. In professional sports, upsets rarely occur …

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