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Alternative band releases genius third album

Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer
October 22 • 488 views
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I've been a fan of New York-based rockers New Politics since last fall, but what solidified my appreciation of the band was seeing them live. The first time was when it opened for Fall Out Boy and Paramore on Monumentour, and the second, more recent occasion was when it played Pot Of Gold festival in...

Fall into autumn with warm pumpkin spice

Fall into autumn with warm pumpkin spice

Dion Deguzman, Staff Writer
October 1 • 590 views
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Sweaters, scarves, falling leaves, and pumpkin spice embody the beginning of fall, also known as the season of pumpkin spice. I bet you’ve tasted the inside of the pumpkin you carved and hoped it would taste like your beloved pumpkin spice latte from your favorite coffee shop. Sadly, it tastes nowhere...

Jesse Andrews creates refreshingly realistic teen novel

Carson Pyatt, Online Editor in Chief
September 28 • 512 views
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Movies and novels such as The Fault in Our Stars and A Walk to Remember have become popular for the modern tragic love story they tell: boy meets girl, boy and girl fall in love, some form of illness is introduced, causing the death of a person but a love that can never die. These modern love stories are ...

‘The Scorch Trials’ is successful overall second installment of series

Brenna Bochenek, Production Editor
September 24 • 413 views
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In the sequel to The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trials builds upon the dystopian world created in the novels by James Dashner. In this film, Thomas and his friends have escaped the maze and now have to navigate the strange outside world that they know virtually nothing about. As a fan of both the first...

Miss America pageant continues to glorify gender sterotypes

Nikki Hinshaw, Editor-In-Chief
September 18 • 544 views
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Despite vast changes in the roles and views of women over the past 90 years, beauty pageants remain as one constant that has failed to evolve with the times. The 95th anniversary of the Miss America pageant premiered on Sept. 13 with intentions to defy gender stereotypes, but instead it confirmed them. T...

Pei Wei combines Asian food from many countries to form delicious dishes

Pei Wei combines Asian food from many countries to form delicious dishes

Megan Marples, Life and Times Editor
September 9 • 727 views
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Most Corona students head over to the Casa Paloma shopping center to stop by AJ’s Fine foods. Around the corner at the other end of the plaza is Pei Wei Asian Diner. This restaurant combines five popular Asian countries: Thailand, Vietnam, China, Japan and Korea. It serves a variety of rice and noodle...

Young artist looks promising after releasing ‘Cry Baby’

Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer
September 8 • 377 views
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Melanie Martinez is a 20-year old singer/songwriter who was first introduced to America as a contestant on season 3 of The Voice. Since then, it's been three years and she's released an EP, had a song featured on American Horror Story: Freak Show and released her debut album. Her music has a constant v...

Corona in desperate need for more school spirit

Corona in desperate need for more school spirit

Carson Pyatt, Online Editor in Chief
August 25 • 1,133 views
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This week marks another Spirit Week, a long-standing tradition in which Corona students get to dress up and participate in fun, specifically themed days. This week’s line up includes days such as Mismatched Monday, Excessive Accessory Day and Class Colors Friday. Spirit Weeks allow for students to...

Sleep reigns supreme as teenager’s most favorited activity

Sleep reigns supreme as teenager’s most favorited activity

Nikki Hinshaw, Editor in Chief
August 20 • 507 views
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As the third week of school rolls around, most of us have (unwillingly) become accustomed to the ridiculous sleeping schedule that school forces upon us. I’ve already experienced some late nights and early mornings that leave dark circles looming beneath my heavy eyes, accompanied by a wonderfully...

School starts much too early

School starts much too early

Carson Pyatt, Online Editor in Chief
August 17 • 799 views
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At the beginning of the school year, I walked into my first hour, ready for another incredibly quiet class filled with exhausted children only half–awake. Even the first day, known for awkward silences and its “I won’t breathe too loud because I don’t want people to notice me” mentality, my f...

Redesigning campus interior is not an advisable idea

Redesigning campus interior is not an advisable idea

Tanner Kujawa, Staff Writer
May 19 • 1,772 views
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It has come to my attention that this summer Corona administration has decided to remodel the interior of campus. This remodel includes leveling the hills on campus, ripping out the beautiful, mature trees to plant new ones, and replacing the real grass with artificial turf. Administration has rationalized...

CdS art show ends year on high note

Tanner Kujawa, Staff Writer
May 19 • 643 views
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On May 13, the CdS Art Program hosted its last art show of the year. Corona art students, both honors and regular, had their personal art series displayed and the photo and ceramics classes had the chance to showcase their hard work as well. I attended the show and to say that I was pleasantly surprised...

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