Arts and Entertainment

Opinion: Tik Tok influencers are not role models

Opinion: Tik Tok influencers are not role models

Growing up, my role models included my mother, Michelle Obama and Aly Raisman, women I look up to because of their work ethic and amazing achievements. Today, many kids look up to Charli D'Amelio and Addison Rae, two of social media platform Tik Tok’s most famous...

Meet hip-hop dance star Queen Danny D, high school celebrity

Meet hip-hop dance star Queen Danny D, high school celebrity

“Danny D! Danny D!” The gym roars as Wolfgang, Claremont High School's hip-hop team steps up to perform in the midst of the back to school rally. More and more students seem to join along with the chant. This is not the first pep rally in which this has occurred, and...

Opinion: Cardi B is Unapologetically Herself

Opinion: Cardi B is Unapologetically Herself

Cardi B was not always known, but when she came through people’s Twitter timelines in 2014 with her clip “a hoe never gets cold,” she instantly went viral. In a world overloaded with personal branding, she was incredible at marketing herself and making people laugh....

Profile: Oriol, owner of Oriol’s Bike Shop

Profile: Oriol, owner of Oriol’s Bike Shop

When we were giving the task of picking an East L.A. Celebrity we knew right from the get go our man was going to be Oriol. There was no better, compassionate person in our eyes to better represent the culture, and community of East L.A. than he. Oriol is a dreamer...

Meet hip-hop dance star Queen Danny D, high school celebrity

Profile: Alex Gutierrez, owner of Alex Burgers

Alex Gutierrez was named after his father who owned the restaurant Alex Burgers. The younger Alex took over the business after his father passed away. Alex has pale skin and light brown eyes. He is a 57-year-old classic man who is very responsible and outstanding. He...

Oriol’s Bike Shop

Oriol’s Bike Shop

Oriol Bike Shop is a bike shop located at 4236 East Cesar E Chavez Avenue in the East Los Angeles area. The bike shop is a family owned business and has served this community’s biking needs for many years. Oriol, the owner, is a hardworking man who greatly values...

Profile: Celia Ramirez, owner of Ramirez Meat Market

Profile: Celia Ramirez, owner of Ramirez Meat Market

Celia Ramirez was born in Puebla, Mexico and like many people, she migrated to the U.S. for a better life. Before, she used to sell fruits and vegetables and now she is an owner of the “Ramirez Meat Market” that is located in East Los Angeles. She describes her market...