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Westridge Community Reflects on Pro-Trump Riots at Capitol Hill
Westridge Community Reflects on Pro-Trump Riots at Capitol Hill
Caroline L. January 23, 2021

On Jan. 6, 2021, a mob of pro-Trump rioters stormed the Capitol building in Washington, D.C. Some carried Confederate flags as they broke windows,...

Features
Ms Amos out with her dog, Molly
One Year with Covid: How Has Quarantine Affected People?
Katie X. February 1, 2021

Roxie H. currently attends Fusion Academy, Pasadena. Last year, shortly before quarantine started, her parents divorced, and the process...

Local & World
Best Quarantine Take Out Restaurants
Best Quarantine Take Out Restaurants
Sophia H., Managing Editor • January 28, 2021
For anyone who is feeling tired of meal prepping and wants to support businesses around the Los Angeles area, here are a list of favorite take out places for each of your hankerings.
Op-Ed
Opinion: Joining An Affinity Group Was Easy, Deciding Which One Was Not
Opinion: Joining An Affinity Group Was Easy, Deciding Which One Was Not
Julia W. February 22, 2021

Growing up as a mixed Chinese-White American, I have always felt either not Chinese enough at home with my Chinese relatives or not White enough...

Westridge Students Share their Resolutions for the New Year
Westridge Students Share their Resolutions for the New Year
Lucia P. February 1, 2021

A meeting with a club that Christina S. and Cyana L. attend monthly.
Transitioning to a New School During Virtual Learning
Brittany A. January 30, 2021

New school, new faces, new learning environment. Students who joined Westridge this past fall have had to adjust to a new school through a computer...

My mom, brother, and I standing outside of Philz last May
Opinion: Why I Love Philz Coffee + Five Drinks to Order
Reed D. February 15, 2021
It was love at first sip and it's been a fairytale romance ever since.
Opinion: A Family Divided
Opinion: A Family Divided
Sophene A. February 3, 2021

Every year, on my birthday, my grandmother and I make one of my favorite dishes, dolmas. Dolmas are a traditional Armenian dish of ground meat...

Mia G. ‘25 standing in front of piles of donated breakfast cereal
All-School Food Drive Triumphs Against All Odds
Reed D. January 19, 2021

Despite the obstacles presented by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Westridge community rallied to support the recent all-school food drive. In fact,...

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Alternative Ways to Wear Masks: A Photo Essay
Ilena M. January 29, 2021
It’s no surprise so many Americans are refusing to keep on their masks -- there are just so many great ways to wear them, other than over your mouth and nose. These eight alternative fashions are oh-so-stylish, you’ll be tempted to break CDC guidelines in no time!
Keep these handy tips at the ready for your next TEAMS call.
Five Not-Depressing Ways To React When A Teacher Asks, "How Are You?"
Emerson L. December 9, 2020

Approximately thrice a day some hapless, well-meaning adult tries to make a polite inquiry about the general mood of a classroom. Without fail,...

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