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California Dreamin: Homecoming Highlights
Zoe Barton, Reporter • November 1, 2023

Traditionally, ASB choses the homecoming theme in early September, however this year’s theme was selected several months ago. The California...

Introducing PVHS’s Newest Sport
Claire Auer, Reporter • November 1, 2023

Flag football has been introduced to many Southern California schools.  At PV, it has become very popular within the sports community.  This...

Statesmen to Social Media Stars: A Change in Presidential Perception
Aidan Shen, Opinion Editor • November 1, 2023

The political playingfield of the United States is experiencing a massive culture shift and we the people need to shift with it.  Comparing...

The $250,000 Bathroom Makeover: PVHS facilities will start getting an upgrade
Holly Alexander, Social Media/Reporter • October 30, 2023

In 2022 the PVPUSD school district granted Palos Verdes High School and Palos Verdes Peninsula High School $250,000 each to upgrade campus bathrooms,...

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Parents Need to Take Responsibility:
Ella Hansen, Reporter • November 1, 2023

Although the invention of popular social media such as Instagram, Tik Tok, and YouTube opened up new opportunities to connect with other people through social media, it also...

A Letter From the Editors
Chloe Choi and Jonathan Liu November 1, 2023

As many seniors celebrate their 18th birthday they are gifted with many new privileges including signing themselves out from school.  One gift these seniors receive is...

Letters of Recommendation:
Eva Yancheson, Centerspread Editor • November 1, 2023

  “The U.S. college application process is overly complicated and time-consuming all around in my opinion, especially for students, and creates more stress and heartache...

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Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce: Two Worlds Colliding
Hailey Kim, Reporter/Social Media • November 1, 2023

The worlds of sports and music collided in an unexpected way on a September afternoon at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City. The face-off between the Kansas City Chiefs and...

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Sea King Style:
Sophie Sun, Reporter • October 30, 2023

Where do you get your inspiration? I really like looking on Instagram for clothes, but sometimes when I don’t know, I’ll ask people if I like what they’re wearing. Where...

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Social Media’s Effect on Kids
Zara Deen, Reporter • October 30, 2023

Wearing high heels and a full face of makeup, kids nowadays seemed to have skipped right past the “awkward phase.” Surrounded by social media influences, there’s a lot...

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New LA Harbor Dual-Enrollment Courses Offered at PVHS
Nathan Chavira, Reporter • November 1, 2023

In partnership with Los Angeles Harbor College, three new dual enrollment pathways have been introduced at PVHS. Each pathway consists of semester-long,...

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New Law Requires Gender Neutral Restrooms in Public Schools by 2026
Valerie Villegas, Reporter • October 30, 2023

On Sept. 23, 2023, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed a new law requiring K-12 public schools to accommodate all students by installing...

Entertainment Strikes Disrupt Fall TV
Sloane Houterman, Reporter • October 30, 2023

On May 2, 2023, the Writer’s Guild of America (WGA) went on strike over labor disputes with the Alliance of Motion Pictures and Television...

MLB Playoffs Have Returned
Musa Deen, Reporter • November 1, 2023

As October is almost over, MLB fans have been entertained by three weeks of the MLB playoffs. For a lot of PVHS students, it is one of the main highlights of their year.  “It...

Prime Time in Colorado
Chris Vasey, Reporter • November 1, 2023

Deion Sanders, also known as Coach Prime, is changing the scene of college football.  In 2020, he accepted a head coaching job at Jackson State University, a small HBCU...

A Peek Into Girl’s Golf
Jaden Kim, Reporter • November 1, 2023

As another school year begins, the PV Girls Golf team is starting their season. Girls’ golf coach Ray Rivera, started coaching Golf in 2004 and has been coaching for...

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Pint-Sized Stories: Senior Send-Off
Luka Ardon and Chloe Choi, Centerspread Editors • May 31, 2023

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