Franklin Franco

Franklin Franco

Student at Hollywood High and loves to write. Journalist for the Crimson Chronicle
New star on the Walk of Fame: LL Cool J

New star on the Walk of Fame: LL Cool J

    The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce presented the 2571st star on the Walk of Fame this morning to James Todd Smith, or more commonly known as, LL Cool J. LL Cool J began his career when he was introduced as a 16-year-old rapper in 1984. Since then, he has...

LAUSD faces mass shut down

LAUSD faces mass shut down

Updated: 5:34 Schools all over Los Angeles Unfied School District closed today due to "electronic threats" made to a number of campuses in the district. All 900 campuses are closed, affecting around 700,000 students in the second largest district in the nation....

#LoveWins: an American victory

#LoveWins: an American victory

Americans storm social media with #LoveWins after a 5-4 majority in the Supreme Court allowing for same-sex marriage nation wide, marking a huge step for the country and civil rights. So what does this now mean for the country? This decision is a giant step for civil...

Students compete to be the next Hollywood Idol

Students compete to be the next Hollywood Idol

Of seven acts, Melissa Navarro, Lloyd Ea and Marlon De Silva were named this year’s Hollywood Idol and won $100 following a performance before the whole school in the auditorium on March 27. Joel Alvarez placed in second and won $50, and Morgan Martin and Shannon...