Whitney Update

All Time Low pack a sold out show into The Boardwalk

November 26, 2010

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All Time Low perform at The Boardwalk on November 8. Photo by Gabbi Forrest Shoving about 200 teenagers into a small venue with no barricade between the crowd and the stage seemed like a impossible task for The Boardwalk, but s...

NHS book drive supports Sunset Ranch Elementary

November 18, 2010

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Photo Illustration by KAVYA PATHAK Piles of books spread over the lab tables of room E-7, spilling out of bags and boxes, and creating an enormous, brightly colored pile in the back corner of the room. Stacks of books of all...

Facebook: Teacher’s ‘Friending’ Dilemma

October 20, 2010

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PHOTO ILLUSTRATION BY: ILAF ESUF Social mobility has taken an online form and been popularized under Mark Zuckenburg’s creation, much like the movie The Social Network: Facebook.  This trend has been successful and often vital...

“It’s Kind of a Funny Story”, but it’s also a great movie

October 15, 2010

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Movie poster from "It's Kind of a Funny Story" Provided by Moxie Being a teenager usually is seen as a stressful and crazy time in someone’s life, and the movie “It’s Kind of a Funny Story” portrays this is an amazing...

ROTC cadets earn aeronautical training

September 28, 2010

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The AFJROTC patch that all ROTC students wear on their uniforms symbolizes aerospace and knowledge. Photo by SHAI NIELSON From uniforms to drill meets, badges to ribbons, cadet to colonel, ROTC is not what some may think it is. “In...

Stress builds from pressure of school work

September 27, 2010

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The amount of daily homework adds to the pressure students face. Photo illustration by AMY LU At the end of the school day, some students expect to spend a couple of hours at a sports practice and the next couple of hours until...

Season premiere of “House M.D.” doesn’t satisfy viewers

September 27, 2010

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Six year old’s having heart attacks, spewing blood, paralysis, contact dermatitis, congenital heart defects, and brain aneurysms. Sounds like a really bad week in the ER, but all these things can happen throughout the course...

Teen hearing loss caused by iPods and mp3 players

September 7, 2010

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Photo Illustration by Gabriella Forrest Have you ever walked by someone and have been able to hear their music perfectly because it’s so loud? Or are you that someone? Latest research has shown more and more teens are destro...

The Quarry Bowl pregame

September 7, 2010

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It will be maroon versus blue on Sept. 10 as the Wildcats go head to head with the Rocklin Thunder in football. The big event, called the Quarry Bowl, will take place at Rocklin High, with gates opening at 4:30 pm. The game is...

Mr. Dorchak the New Science Teacher

September 7, 2010

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On the prowl for a new science teacher, our school scanned more than 70 applicants before deciding on the newest staff member, Mr. Robert Dorchak. Though he has the responsibility of filling in for former teacher Ms. Rachel Kanowsky,...

Korean pop sweeps over school

September 7, 2010

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K-POP: “What isn’t there to like about it?” Most would agree with what Alan Lu has to say about it. “It” is an Asian invasion sweeping over the country. This is K-pop, which is the abbreviation for Korean Pop, and what...

How much did students spend on back to school shopping?

September 3, 2010

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  More bling for your cha-ching Before school starts, every girl is excited and nervous. Whether it’s the jocks, the preps or the nerds we are all worried about classes, impressing that cute guy from homeroom and, of course, our appearance. We girls want...

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