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Column: A week in Greece

Column: A week in Greece

After spending most of 2020 and early 2021 at home due to the pandemic, I was eager to begin traveling the world again. With Europe open again to American travelers in early summer 2021 and having more relaxed COVID protocols, I decided to pack my bags and head to...

She is beauty, she is Grace

She is beauty, she is Grace

Hope hails from unexpected places, and, sometimes, it just might originate from an iPhone 7 with a cracked screen. Wielding 12 megapixels and a fierce pride in her heritage, Diamond Bar High School senior Grace Tjiptadjaja brings a beacon of kindness and positivity...

Opinion: Educating the public on adolescent depression

Opinion: Educating the public on adolescent depression

With depression becoming a more apparent, affliction that is affecting our current adolescent population, we expect that our modern society, which has advanced in the field of mental health, to have an extensive psychological aid system in place. However, rising cases...

Column: My experience visiting London before COVID-19

Column: My experience visiting London before COVID-19

During the winter of 2019, before the COVD-19 pandemic, I went on a winter break trip with my family, and one of our stops was London. I arrived in London the day after winter break started and it was the first city that I visited on my winter break trip. London is a...

Column: The beauty community has become toxic

Column: The beauty community has become toxic

I was feeling the usual pressure to dress up with my friends. Throughout the year, the girls in my show choir would regularly encourage everyone to dress according to specific themes for “choir spirit” days. As fun as wearing crazy socks and '80s clothes were, I never...

Opinion: Why I became a music producer

Opinion: Why I became a music producer

Most people listen to songs each day because music is a part of people’s lives, but most of those people don't produce music. When I first get engaged to make music is when I was in eighth grade. I was doing my homework and listening to the songs from YouTube, there...

Mattel Party on the Pier

Mattel Party on the Pier

Some of entertainment’s favorite stars came to support Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA (www.uclahealth.org/mattel) and celebrate the 17th Annual Mattel Party on the Pier benefiting Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA. The event took place on Sept. 25 at Pacific Park on...