Ontario High School

The last dance

The last dance

This profile piece is inspired by Brady Dennis's 300 word profiles. Inside her room lay pictures of high school memories of all the performances, and all of the sisters and brothers she has made. She stares at the mirror, preparing herself to make one last memory. To...

Editorial: FAFSA, the cruel joke for the middle class

Editorial: FAFSA, the cruel joke for the middle class

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) provides many families with financial aid necessary to make college more affordable. For some however, FAFSA provides very little financial aid and results in many students taking out excessive student loans....

Ontario off to 3-0 start after win over Summit

Ontario off to 3-0 start after win over Summit

The Ontario boys varsity soccer team beat the Summit SkyHawks, 2-0, in their final game before hosting the Ontario Cup tournament next week. Coach Harry Cruz looked for his Ontario team to improve from what had been a shaky first couple of games. “I think they did a...

Murder flashbacks: Wineville Chicken Coop Murders

Murder flashbacks: Wineville Chicken Coop Murders

The year is 1928, Southern California is growing due to agriculture and the rise of Hollywood. Wineville, Calif. was once known exclusively for its grapes, until a series of murders occurred, making it known for the Chicken Coop Murders. Gordon Stewart Northcott was...

Satire: College applications harder than expected

Satire: College applications harder than expected

As college application season comes to a close, Neville Dulley reflects on the hardships he endured during the month of October. “Everything was a blur. It’s almost like my hands have lost all sensation. The mouse and the keyboard...” He paused for a second and...

Satire: Crosswalks danger to citizens

Satire: Crosswalks danger to citizens

“The Jumpman wouldn’t pop up fam,” recalls a distraught Ontario woman after a cross walk button broke her thumb and dislocated her wrist. From an early age, Viviana Haysti discovered that if the crosswalk button was repeatedly pressed, the “Jumpman” would appear...

My message: Lower the costs of higher education

My message: Lower the costs of higher education

Dear future president, There are many fixes to be made in America, and one of them is the cost of college. I am currently a student in high school, and I have always feared that I wouldn’t be able to afford the costs of college. This is frightening because in today,...

Saving the ‘Meadows’

Saving the ‘Meadows’

Orange County is set to lose one of its greatest landmarks next fall. The Irvine Meadows Amphitheater is going to be torn down in order to make room for new community apartments. Formerly known as the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Irvine Meadows was Orange County’s...

Surviving Internet trolls

Surviving Internet trolls

The Internet is addicting. Let’s face it; how many of us have spent time on social media outlets minding our own business, when suddenly a stranger who seeks conflict emerges in our notifications? As old as the concept of trolling may be, people all around the world...