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The 90’s Homecoming Dance: Good or Bad?

Marissa Galicia, Managing Editor
December 19, 2016
Filed under News, Uncategorized

Irma Rangel's Homecoming follows after Tradition's Week, which is a week where students get to dress up as different characters, depending on the day. This year's homecoming dance took place on Saturday November 19, 2016.  Tickets were $15 for one person and $25 for two.  The dance took place in the ...

Anti-Trump Protests

Anti-Trump  Protests

Angie Ramos, Managing Editor
December 15, 2016
Filed under News

Ever since Donald Trump became the president-elect of the United States, many protesters have gathered around the  United States and have protested his victory. The latest news about protests around the U.S. include the Portland riots. Authorities say those who are part of the protesting act against...

Dia De Los Muertos Ofrendas

Dia De Los Muertos Ofrendas

Daniela Ocampo, Reporter
December 6, 2016
Filed under News

El Dia De Los Muertos, also known as Day of the Dead, is a day to honor and remember those who have passed. It is not a sad day in which people cry because their love ones are dead, it is a happy day where people celebrate life. This celebration was created by the Aztecs and was passed on generation...

Dash, the wonder dog!

Dash, the wonder dog!

Persephone Hernandez, Reporter
December 6, 2016
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On November 9th, Taylor Putnam (10) was ecstatic when she received a text from her mom saying they were going to foster a dog. Dash, a fox-like Papillion mix, had been injured in a car incident, deciding it was a good idea to run in front of a moving vehicle. His whereabouts before the incident ...

2020 Class Trip to Washington D.C and New York

Brittany May, Reporter
December 6, 2016
Filed under News

On November 9, 2016 many of the girls from the class of 2020 went to a meeting in regards to the sophomore trip to Washington D.C and New York in 2018. Many of the girls seemed very exited and anxious about the upcoming trip. When the itinerary was passed out a lot of the girls' faces lit up with excitement....

Rangel students protest the American flag

Rangel students protest the American flag

Tarniesha Floyd, Reporter
December 6, 2016
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On November 9th, the day following the presidential election, many people, including the students of Irma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School, protested against the American Flag. After hearing a liberating speech from Nancy Piñeda(12), many students decided to exercise their first amendment right...

Former German police officer is retried on cannibalism case

Former German police officer is retried on cannibalism case

Angie Ramos, Managing Editor
December 6, 2016
Filed under Archive, News

Last year, Detlev Günzel, 58, a former German police officer, was sentenced to a reduced time of  eight years for the 2013 murder of Wojciech Stempniewicz. His conviction was overturned because Günzel has claimed Stempniewicz killed himself and there is no evidence against it. The reduction was because...

True or False: Did Google release an all new Google phone?

True or False: Did Google release an all new Google phone?

Esmeralda Gomez, Managing Editor
December 6, 2016
Filed under Features, News

True! Rumor has it that Google has released their brand new smartphone—the Google Pixel— on October  20th. The Pixel is about the same size as the well-known phone, the iPhone 7, with the price of $649. The Pixel XL is the same size as the iPhone 7 plus, at a price of $769. Competition between the...

That So Raven’s reboot

That So Raven’s reboot

Marian Garcia, Reporter
December 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment, News

That So Raven is making a comeback. The TV show is set to return to our TV screens starting the beginning of next year. That So Raven was a hit show on Disney Channel, running from January 2003 to November 2007. It was the first Disney Channel show to break a hundred episodes. This hit Disney show ...

Nike socks around Irma Rangel is becoming a trend

Nike socks around Irma Rangel is becoming a trend

Brittany May, Reporter
November 29, 2016
Filed under News

For many years at Irma Rangel many of the girls have been wearing Nike socks. The girls wear Nike socks because sometimes they do not have clean or any uniform socks to wear to school. The Nike socks are as close as they are going to get to following dress code. Nike socks all around the world have been...

The Third Presidential Debate Creates Tensions Between Candidates

The Third Presidential Debate Creates Tensions Between Candidates

Persephone Hernandez, Reporter
November 4, 2016
Filed under News

On October 19th, people huddled around their TV's to watch the third, and final, presidential debate. Since Trumps unfavorable ratings rose from 56% to 62%, it's evident the crowd wasn't too impressed. He spent the majority of the debate firing back at his rival, Hillary Clinton, calling her "guilty...

The presidential race of 2016 so far

The presidential race of 2016 so far

Tarniesha Floyd, Reporter
November 3, 2016
Filed under News, Opinion

The presidential election of 2016 has been a tough one for voters as options have dimmed down to Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. On July 19, the nation panicked as no one believed Trump would ever become a presidential candidate. Trump had won the Republican party over and Bernie Sanders, a former...

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