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Major Relocations Leave People Wondering Why Companies Are Ditching California

John Kim, Reporter March 12, 2021

Recently, prominent figures like Elon Musk and companies like Oracle have announced their departure from California to Texas, shaking up the scene and perhaps alerting many people.  However, they are...

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Decoding iPhone Security and Safety Tips

Alexa Dox, Reporter March 12, 2021

The world’s technology is constantly growing and expanding in numerous ways that benefit our daily lives.  Due to this rapid growth in technology, illegal activity to exploit these technologies is...

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Democrats Pass $1.9 Trillion American Rescue Plan

March 12, 2021

On Wednesday, Mar. 10, the Democratic-controlled House passed President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package ahead of a Sunday deadline when unemployment benefits expire. In conjunction...

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Wall Street’s Laughing Stock

Andrew Carpenter, Reporter March 12, 2021

Everyone has heard of the GameStop stock price skyrocketing and how it made Wall Street mad. To understand why Wall Street got mad and what happened, you need to understand what shorting a stock is. “Shorting...

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Barstool Founder Gives Small Businesses a Boost

Ethan King, Reporter March 12, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has had severe repercussions for small businesses. During the early months of the pandemic, many small businesses shut down to protect customers and workers. As the country has gradually...

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From Posterboard to Discord

PV-Peninsula Science Fair Goes Virtual
Vikesh Dheeriya , Reporter March 12, 2021

On Feb. 11, students at both Palos Verdes and Peninsula High School virtually presented their science research projects over Zoom at the annual Palos Verdes Peninsula Science and Engineering Fair (PVPSEF).  Taken...

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An End to the Trump Twitter-verse

Aidan Sun, News Editor February 5, 2021

In the early hours of Jan. 20, the day he was supposed to be attending the inauguration of his successor Joe Biden, President Donald Trump said his goodbyes and thanked his supporters In an insipid ceremony,...

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Party Politics: Where do Democrats and Republicans Go From Here

CJ Haddad, Reporter February 5, 2021

In the days surrounding the Biden-Harris Inauguration and in the wake of a deadly attack on the Capitol Building, the realities of our two-party political system have come fully into the limelight, awakening...

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What is the Recall Newsom Movement?

John Kim, Reporter February 5, 2021

              California Governor Gavin Newsom is currently facing some challenges to his gubernatorial position.  After footage of his dinner...

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A Guide to the COVID-19 Vaccine

Vikesh Dheeriya , Reporter February 5, 2021

The recent distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine has reached the arms of most frontline health care workers, while students, teachers, and the general public wait for their chance to receive the vaccine...

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PV School District Reopens Elementary Schools Temporarily

What do vaccines and new relief mean for returning back to campuses?
Aidan Sun, Editor-in-Chief February 5, 2021

When schools closed on Mar. 13 of last year, it soon became abundantly clear that online school was not ideal and that a solution was quickly needed to get students back into classrooms.  Since then,...

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Rocky Reef Restoration

Andrew Carpenter, Reporter February 5, 2021

The marine ecosystem off Palos Verdes is full of biodiversity and life, yet years of Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT) runoff from the Montrose Chemical Corporation of California and the Portuguese...

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