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Street vendors in Santa Ana bring happiness on wheels

Street vendors in Santa Ana bring happiness on wheels

It’s a Friday afternoon in July and the weather is scorching hot. As children laugh while they play and adults chat nearby, the sounds of horns, chimes and bells cut through the lively neighborhood.  It’s a familiar jingle on Eastside Avenue. Families make their way...

An active voice in her community: Payton Zarceno

An active voice in her community: Payton Zarceno

From serving as one of Mt. SAC Early College Academy’s first-ever journalism students to the editor-in-chief of its paper The Academy Chronicle, rising senior Payton Zarceno is an empowered youth making an impact on her community in West Covina. Zarceno joined her...

Poem inspired by the Women’s March

Poem inspired by the Women’s March

"The Rights of Women" In some places sexual assault is considered a misdemeanor Meaning that the guilty could walk away free And no one will even think twice about her No matter the violation of humans rights that belong to she In some places girls can't even walk to...

Poem inspired by the Women’s March

How to stress less

For a high school student managing more than six classes, sports, extracurricular activities, getting at least 8 hours of sleep each night is just the cherry on top of a not-so-balanced cake. Add on top with that college classes, college applications, and trying to...