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Mac Demarco coming to Arizona!

Mac Demarco coming to Arizona!

Hayden Stewart, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Art, Celebrities, Music

October 5th, 2017 Mac Demarco is coming to Arizona to share his lovely music to all those loving hipsters that support his beautiful music. We're so psyched for him to come out and be on tour! His newest album "This old dog" will be performed, as well as his older albums "Salad Days" and "Mac Demarc...

Lights. Camera. Action.

Lights. Camera. Action.

Raymond Rendon, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Art, Entertainment, Showcase

Katie Ludlow, theatre teacher here at La Joya Community High School, explains how she chooses the plays she produces and how she plans on furthering our theatre department. She was just "a lost soul in need of a place to do theatre", and we are glad that she ended up here in Arizona. This year there...

Cop or Drop: Supreme FW17 Collection

Cop or Drop: Supreme FW17 Collection

Michael Enero, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Art, Entertainment

Have you ever bought shoes or clothes just because others have? For some La Joya students, they are on the hunt for the new Fall/Winter collection from streetwear fashion juggernaut Supreme. With hype at its highest point, millions around the world spends hundreds of dollars on their products while those...

Art’s Limitations: Do They Exist?

Art’s Limitations: Do They Exist?

Karina Quintana, Staff

February 14, 2017


Filed under Art

The argument over how "art" should be defined is a discourse that has transcended time. Although the definition of "art" is easily found in Webster's dictionary, there has been a lot of disapproval. Some even question if the simple word can be defined. One of our talented senior Lobo artists, Sophia...

#SS17 In A Nutshell

#SS17 In A Nutshell

Chloe Enero, Photography Editor

October 13, 2016


Filed under Art, News, Reviews

From New York to London to Milan to Paris, high design fashion shows have taken over to show off their spring-summer collections for the upcoming year. “Florals? For Spring? Groundbreaking.” Meryl Streep as Miranda Priestly said in The Devil Wears Prada, the month-long fashion calendar has presente...

Sports, Sports, Sports…Where’s the Art?

Sports, Sports, Sports…Where’s the Art?

Aysia Johnson, Staff

September 15, 2016


Filed under Art, Connecting the Pack, High School, Sports

In many different schools the so to speak stereotype is that sports are more emphasized and invested in more than the fine arts. It's vital  to get to the bottom of the reason and get some of the student body’s opinion. Went to interview two students and these two students have different perspectives...

Mural, Mural On The Wall

Mural, Mural On The Wall

Britney Onpeng

March 8, 2016


Filed under All Around Town, Art

West Valley has become a blank canvas for local street artists. Many locations around the community are being covered in large vibrant murals for residents to enjoy. Avondale has become the home of the most murals in all of the West Valley cities. These artists are conveying a positive message by...

|Sonnet 16|

Angel Castro (Michael Bentley), Guest Writer

January 8, 2016


Filed under Spittin' Poetry

More powerful then the touch of death, for when She passes by She stops my breath. As if She's an angel in disguise who arrived beyond the skies. Maybe the Devil himself whose beauty is nothing to describe, yet I feel no energy such a negative vibe. Take me to the place you are heading. Her hair blows w...

Rest In Piece

Ioane Kauhako - Viernes, Guest Writer

January 7, 2016


Filed under Spittin' Poetry

It was a warm summer night The fright of losing you was in my sight The drugs that were taking you away The only thing I could do was pray You lay in the bed suffering I’m asking God why, Why did he have to choose you to leave this Earth that you called home A year ago you finally left me ...

SOULFUL EXPRESSIONS!!!!!

SOULFUL EXPRESSIONS!!!!!

Jahnez Wong, Editor in Chief

January 7, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Spittin' Poetry

The monthly Open Mic Night will be this Saturday from 4:30 to 7 at the Avondale Public Library. All poets, musicians, artists, and comedians are welcome to come perform. If you have another talent that isn't listed, you are welcome to showcase that as well. As always there will be refreshments avai...

An Intimate Self-Portraitist

An Intimate Self-Portraitist

Jesus Rodriguez

December 18, 2015


Filed under Art, Entertainment, Reviews

  “My painting carries with it the message of pain (Frida Kahlo)”. That’s what I seen when I went to the exhibit in the Heard Museum in Phoenix. You walk and you get the scene of photographs of her father, mother, and a whole general idea of her life that she kept hidden from the world...

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