Mater Dei High School

Opinion: Exercise & immunity have a strong link

Opinion: Exercise & immunity have a strong link

As the vital signs monitor beeps in the corner of the hospital room, Dr. Mary Jenson quietly enters and reviews the details of her most recent patient. Studying his profile and health history, she began to surmise a long list of necessary changes to his typical...

This is what 2018 applicants want you to hear

This is what 2018 applicants want you to hear

In 2018, getting into your “dream school” is not as easy as it looks. Despite what High School Musical 3 might have to say, schools like UCLA and USC are continuing to surpass their stats every year, reaching new and astonishing numbers. With the college decisions for...

The heart of a Monarch: Stanley Johnson

The heart of a Monarch: Stanley Johnson

For decades upon decades, high school basketball in Southern California has been frequently dominated by a private school in Santa Ana. Mater Dei High has been a basketball powerhouse both within the state of California and nationally for over 30 years. The private...

Like father, like son: The Klay Thompson story

Like father, like son: The Klay Thompson story

Every once in a long while, there comes along an athlete who transcends the community to which they call home. These hometown heroes are the ones who make it through the trials and tribulations of the road to success in their sport, and are forever looked upon as role...

Food Review: C’est Si Bon Bakery

Food Review: C’est Si Bon Bakery

There is only on thing I have to say about C'est Si Bon in Newport Beach: "yum!" From the moment you walk in, C'est Si Bon greets you with a welcoming aroma of gooey pastries and sweet cheeses, which only adds to the fresh, warm, baguettes you are a witness to the...