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Paseo de Luces

Paseo de Luces

Liliana Sanchez, Copy Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under All Around Town, Celebrities, Connecting the Pack, Entertainment, Food, Music, School, Showcase

Every year, Downtown Tolleson host an event called Luces de Navidad. Luces de Navidad is a fun, friendly, family event that everyone can come out to and enjoy. It is located in Downtown tolleson from 94th to 91st Avenue and Van Buren St. This year Luces de Navidad will be held on December 8th and...

Hershey Releases New Candy Bar After 20 Years!

Hershey Releases New Candy Bar After 20 Years!

Samuel Valles, Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Food, US & World

     As we all know, Hershey is a huge chocolate company and is well known for its top chocolate bars; Milk Chocolate, Milk Chocolate with Almonds, and Cookies n Cream. After all the success it has gotten, Hershey is releasing a new candy bar called, Hershey’s Gold! The new Hershey’s Gol...

It’s here!!

It’s here!!

Liliana Sanchez, Copy Editor

November 9, 2017


Filed under All Around Town, Connecting the Pack, Entertainment, Food

It is starting to get colder outside, and the bells are starting to ring. That means that winter is approaching and Christmas is coming. One of the many fun things to do during this time of the year is, going to Glendale Glitters. Glendale Glitters officially opens on Friday November 24th, 2017. It...

Szechuan Sauce: The Revival of a 19-Year Old McDonald’s Dipping Sauce

Szechuan Sauce: The Revival of a 19-Year Old McDonald’s Dipping Sauce

Michael Enero, Staff

October 12, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Food, TV, Uncategorized

The newest Internet food craze has arrived, and it has arrived with hype. This past Saturday, McDonald's has released an item named Szechuan sauce for a limited time. Only the first 20 people in line at participating location received the sauce. Rick and Morty fan Terence Jon Nerona stated, "Haven't...

Culinary Kitchen

Culinary Kitchen

Fatima Castaneda, Staff

August 24, 2017


Filed under Food, High School

Over the summer, La Joya has made great improvements to the culinary class.The reason why this is such a hot topic is because of all the new material and items found in the class, from a chef's demo area to industrial equipment even a new walk in refrigerator.These kinds of improvements are something t...

A change in La Joya’s food

A change in La Joya’s food

Kevin Gil

March 9, 2017


Filed under Food, School

Two out of three meals of the day which is breakfast and lunch, take part in school, with both of them being important for a growing and healthy body. In the morning, breakfast is served before school for students to get the day started right. A few hours later lunch is given out with a different main...

Don’t Forget Dessert!

Don’t Forget Dessert!

Lucero Ramirez, Managing Editor

November 29, 2016


Filed under Food, Showcase

Need a new idea for a different and new type of dessert? With the holidays just around the corner something quick and easy is always a good way to go, especially when there is a lot to be done throughout the day, week, or month. Pumpkin is a traditional thing to eat on Thanksgiving. So in spirit...

Fight Cravings this Holiday Season

Fight Cravings this Holiday Season

Azucena Teran, Staff

November 27, 2016


Filed under Food, Showcase

The most beautiful time of the year is right around the corner but what does that mean for everyone who can't contain themselves when a holiday dinner is placed in front of them? These last few months of the year are the most difficult when it comes to weight control. Everyone including myself is guilty o...

How To: French Coffee Press

How To: French Coffee Press

Chloe Enero, Photography Editor

October 9, 2016


Filed under Food

Tired of spending $5 every single day for a Starbucks drink (that’s not really real coffee, it’s truly just sugar, milk and ice, maybe a hint of real coffee)? Don’t have the time to use a coffee machine with a filter and ground coffee beans? But still need that caffeine boost in the morning? The solut...

Happy National Cherry Cheesecake Day!

Happy National Cherry Cheesecake Day!

Katelyn Martinez

April 23, 2016


Filed under Food

Ever feeling ashamed about eating a lot of cheesecake? Well no need to fear because today, April 23rd, 2016, is officially NATIONAL CHERRY CHEESECAKE DAY! The pure flavors of cherries mingling with the unique, smooth taste of cheesecake is something you'll be asking for beyond today. How do...

Palermo’s or Paler-no’s?

Palermo’s or Paler-no’s?

Mikela Greenough

November 12, 2015


Filed under Food

Have you ever been lying in bed just craving some wings? The sound of some delicious hot wings are just down the block. Palermo’s Grill Restaurant & Bar is the place to fill your wing cravings. Preferably the medium wings, go for spicy not mild here. The barbeque wings don’t have as good of...

Bacon Bites Back: Does Meat Cause Cancer?

Bacon Bites Back: Does Meat Cause Cancer?

Melanie Gaxiola

November 2, 2015


Filed under Food, News

There have been rumors floating around lately that the consumption of red meat can lead to a higher chance of getting certain kinds of cancer, but is there any truth to it? The idea that red meat could cause cancer took social media by storm and brought heart break to meat lovers everywhere. The...

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