The Campaign for 180 Days

Ali Mar, Staff Writer

May 10, 2012

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Around campus, students have been hearing about the teachers’ campaign for 180 days of school.  In order to achieve this, the district would need to get rid of ski week, or Furlough Week.  Furlough week falls sometime in ...

Surprise Spring Dance

Nicole Wagner, Staff Writer

May 10, 2012

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The school year is nearing a close- STAR testing is over, AP testing will soon be over, and students’ minds are changing from the mentality of ‘school’ to that of ‘summer’. PVHS’ ASB has put together a fun surprise-...

Star Testing

Soraya Safai, Staff Writer

May 10, 2012

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With the school year slowly coming to an end, standardized testing is back again. But is this year’s testing coming with a twist? On Tuesday, February 27 the Palos Verdes Peninsula school board came to a decision to allow teachers...

Coachella Music Festival 2012

Lindsay Sunada, Staff Writer

May 10, 2012

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Fans of rock and alternative music will be coming together this April in Indio near Palm Springs to attend one of the largest music festivals in the country.  Coachella 2012 is a two day event featuring headliners such as The ...

Scholar Quiz

Nicole Wagner, Staff Writer

May 10, 2012

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What replaced the bison or buffalo when it became extinct in North America? The answer is cattle. This is a question asked during the first round of Palos Verdes High School’s highly anticipated, annual Scholar Quiz. Excite...

Power Outages

Abbey Fisler, Staff Writer

February 1, 2012

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Lately, Palos Verdes residents have had their fair share of candlelit dinners. It sounds romantic, right? Well, it’s not for the Seakings who haven’t had power for three days and are trying to do homework. Recently there ha...

Shane McCusker: A Boy With a Heart of Gold

Avery Durko, Staff Writer

February 1, 2012

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Shane Shimatsu McCusker was born on September 9, 2010 at 6:11 p.m.  He appeared to a healthy, bouncing baby boy, weighing 6 lbs. 15 oz. The first thing doctors monitor when a baby is first born is their cry, and Shane’s gav...

Online vs. In-Store Shopping

Nicole Wagner, Staff Writer

December 29, 2011

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We all know the age-old tradition of holiday shopping- taking a trip to the mall, browsing around countless different stores in an effort to find your friends and family members a holiday gift, and, of course, waiting in that s...

Have We Sold-Out Our Veterans?

Sarah Miller, Staff Writer

November 29, 2011

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Veterans Day used to be when Americans took time out of their year to appreciate the sacrifices and hardships of veterans of all of the United States’ wars. However, that same patriotism is met with a different American t...

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