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Photo Opp or Photo Flop?

Photo Opp or Photo Flop?

Britney Onpeng
February 3, 2016
Filed under All Around Town, News, School, Uncategorized

Last week a group of girls were photographed with letters on the front of their shirts that so happened to spell out the "N" word for everyone to see. The picture was taken on senior picture day which included 3,100 students, and these girls were only a small portion of the student body. The lett...

‘Ice Scream” for Food Trucks!

‘Ice Scream” for Food Trucks!

Savanna Pena
January 29, 2016
Filed under All Around Town, News

Did someone say “FOOD"?! Yes I’m calling all foodies! The Street Eats Food Festival is already around the corner so don’t forget to mark your calendars. The Fifth Annual Street Eats food truck festival is taking over Salt River Fields at Talking Stick on Jan. 30th thru the 31st from 11am-6...

Snowbowl is Here- and FREE!

Celia Kramer, Copy Editor
January 26, 2016
Filed under All Around Town

While things here in Avondale seem to be heating up, Flagstaff is cooling down and has brought back the legendary Snowbowl. Yes, of course, there is the price matter-but not this Wednesday, January 27th! Anyone 17 years of age and under will receive free admission to Snowbowl only on this date, so make ...

Christmas Galore!

Christmas Galore!

Britney Onpeng and Katelyn Martinez
December 18, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, News

It seems like just yesterday it was Thanksgiving, now one of the most joyous times of the year has come around. It's Christmas time! From mistletoes to hot chocolate, parades, and festive decorations filling homes. Arizona has finally cooled down enough for everyone this holiday season. People c...

Glendale Glitters!

Glendale Glitters!

Liliana Sanchez
December 18, 2015
Filed under All Around Town

Looking for a fun place to watch Christmas lights? Well then Glendale Glitters is the perfect place to go. Glendale Glitters is held every year around Christmas time. It is a place where you can go and walk around while watching Christmas lights in display and watch performances from dancers and sin...

The Season Of Giving Back

The Season Of Giving Back

Alexis Wright
December 14, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, News

The Ben's Bells Project is an organization that is non-profit and wants nothing more than to give back. The start of this monumental project was shortly after young Ben died before his 3rd birthday. Ben's family was moved by the kindness as well as support that was given to them from their family,...

Teens Like YOU…Except They’re NOT

Teens Like YOU…Except They’re NOT

Celia Kramer, Copy Editor
November 13, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, School

  Hey Lobos! Are you looking for a way to get involved with your community? Be A Leader Club, led by Mr. West, is participating in a drive that can benefit teens in need, and you can help! Tumbleweed is a homeless shelter dedicated to giving youth teens (ages 13-19) a place where they can...

Tyler Oakley Takes Over Tempe

Tyler Oakley Takes Over Tempe

Guadalupe Arellano
October 30, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, Celebrities, Entertainment

Tyler Oakley, also known as the Queen of YouTube, released his first ever book called “Binge” on Oct. 20th, 2015. With the new book came a book tour that consisted of 13 different cities around the U.S, and Arizona was one of the lucky stops. With 7 million YouTube subscribers and 500 million Yo...

The All Time Adrenaline Rush

The All Time Adrenaline Rush

Guadalupe Arellano
October 25, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment, Music

The feeling of adrenaline is quite common when you are feeling over excited. The blood in your veins rushing up and down your body and your heart beating at five thousand miles an hour. Imagine your favorite artist right in front of your face and think about how much they mean to you. Everyone has...

Howl-O-Ween!

Howl-O-Ween!

Cody Bowling
October 11, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment, News

Are you looking to do something this October for the Halloween season? Do you enjoy Halloween décor and scare-tastic events? What about the zoo? Well, add all that together and you get Howl-O-Ween at the Phoenix Zoo! This October, the Phoenix Zoo is throwing their annual Howl-O-Ween event on the 23rd a...

Arizona’s Scariest Event: Fear Farm

Arizona’s Scariest Event: Fear Farm

Dasey Berrueta and Jesus Solano
October 8, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment

Are you looking for something to do over fall break, maybe even on Halloween night? Will you make it out safely? Find out, head to Fear Farm before it's gone, if you dare. It can be the time of your life. Located at 2209 N. 99th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85037. This year they offer five different horrific...

Arizona State Fair

Dasey Berrueta and Jesus Solano
October 8, 2015
Filed under All Around Town, Entertainment

The Arizona State Fair is back and better than ever! They are getting ready to open up their gates for the first time this year from October 16 through November 08. They will be open Wednesday - Sunday. Have a chance to enjoy the city view while riding on La Grande Wheel and capture a...

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