Sea King Band Members Jam in Their Free Time

Alexa Stevens, Online Editor

May 2, 2019

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Most PV High students have heard of the school band - one that conjures the image of a teacher-led organization that participates in school-sponsored performances.  However, there also exists a different school band - one made up of the various student organizations that perform outside of school, la...

PVHS Students Shine in SoCal’s Next Biggest Talent Competition

May 2, 2019

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This year, the San Pedro Fish Market partnered with Von Skye Original, a production company, to produce an online episode called “SoCal’s Next Biggest Talent.” This talent competition allowed for students around Southern...

Your Fashion, Your Style

Emma Conkling, Writer

May 2, 2019

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    In today’s society, fashion has changed tremendously from polka dots and patterns to crazily high hairstyles. Spring is the happy season leading up to summer. It’s the time to store away our sweatshirts and leggings...

DC’s Road to Redemption

John Kim, Writer

May 2, 2019

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With the release of Iron Man in 2008, Marvel started off its serious attempt into the movie industry with a shining success. Although there were some missteps for Marvel, it has built up one of the most immense and engrossing movie ...

What’s Next After Acceptance?

Camilla Manis, Writer

May 2, 2019

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As the Class of 2019 finally make their college decisions following another crazy admissions season, they start to prepare for the next obstacles that come with being a college freshman, tackling the world on their own for the...

Students Gear Up for the Intel Fair

Lauren Jai, Features Editor

April 7, 2019

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On  February 21st, science research students had the opportunity to present their projects at the annual Palos Verdes Peninsula Science and Engineering Fair. The science fair allows for students to present their projects t...

Beneath the Surface of Ms. Hafer

McKinley Pieper, Photo Editor

April 7, 2019

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Keely Hafer is passionate about her position as Associate Principal for the second year. Being in a disciplinary position may appear tyrannical, but the reality is that Hafer is compassionate and intent on helping students...

The Search for Sweets Stops Here

Phoebe Lai, Editor-In-Chief

April 7, 2019

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Living at least 30 minutes from urban eats can make it hard for PV kids to scout new places to eat. For students who want to explore beyond PV’s dessert sites, here is a list of the best sweet shops from Torrance to Los Ang...

Cut Loose with Footloose

Natasha Stein, Writer

April 7, 2019

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Cut loose with the cast of Footloose at Palos Verdes High School! The PVHS Drama Department presents Footloose for this year’s spring musical. Ren McCormack, a teenager from Chicago, and his mother move to the small town of...

Spreading the Irish Spirit

Emma Conkling, Writer

April 7, 2019

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The Irish American Club was formed a year after teacher Richard Heffernan’s nephew, Sean Heffernan, was killed by a drunk driver in January 2013 of his senior year. Because of this tragedy, the Irish American Club started put...

Gender Unit Welcomes Controversy

Alexa Stevens, Online Editor

April 7, 2019

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Humanities classes are more than mere facts and core curriculum. Unlike math and science courses, there is often neither a right nor wrong answer -- all is subject to interpretation. As such, English teacher Angie Mogil...

Out of Sight, But Not Out of Mind

Claire Hardesty, Writer

April 7, 2019

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Palos Verdes is a beautiful place at first look, but after walking trails and going off the beaten path, some incredible places exist, waiting to be found. These token places exist all over the hill but take some searching to...

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