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Dad Hats Get Street Cred

Charles Dean, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017

“Dad Hats” have been around since the start of baseball. Baseball hats have the curved shape brim and unstructured crown so it can be comfortable for the player and easily cover the sun from the wearer. Dads all around decided...

Homemade Hints for a Crafty Christmas Gifts

Jose Cervantes, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017

Stick Reindeer Ornaments Those simple ornaments look beautiful hanging on the tree or tied to a gift. Requiring just a handful of inexpensive craft supplies, this ornament is perfect for kids of all ages. To make this cute craft you will need: Popsic...

‘Tis the Season to Pamper Yourself with these Holiday Indulgences

Alicia Lieu, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017

Tis’ the season to be spoiled with new gifts and plump with desserts! Dig into the holiday months with a list of must-do’s! Why stick with the basic pumpkin pie when grabbing a plate of Coco’s Pumpkin Harvest Pie will...

Universities Identify a Student Homeless Crisis

Fernanda Jaramillo, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017

More college students are becoming homeless here in the United States. According to the 2013 Free Application for Federal Student Aid over 58,000 students identified as homeless. This has been a 75 percent in- crease over the...

Exploring the Haunted History of Turnbull

Miguel Rojas, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017

When we think of La Puente we usually think of our diverse cultures and people, but what we don’t know is that our town has its fair share of dark spots too. La Puente is an old town whose history dates back as early as 1800s,...

Haunted Sleepover Inspires Ghost Hunt

Natalie Romo, Opinion Editor

January 10, 2017

“Curiosity killed the cat” is what my friends tell me when I want to try something that is just outright dumb. For starters, I feared experiencing something paranormal because I feared enjoying the adrenaline of it. I knew...

Cash in with T-Mobile

Cash in with T-Mobile

January 10, 2017

Find the Best Burgers Here

Kay Miramontes, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017

To no one’s surprise, Chris’s Burgers still reigns supreme when it comes to the local family owned burger joints in the La Puente area. Simply put, Chris’s is cheaper ($1.69 for a junior burger), gives a good amount of food...

Breaking Barriers in the USA

Fernanda Jaramillo, Staff Writer

January 10, 2017

History has been made. On June 18, Erin O’Flaherty broke nationwide headlines when she was crowned Miss Missouri, the first openly gay contestant to represent the state in the pageant’s history. The young contestant came out...

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