Coronavirus plagues the world

Claire Moylan, Arts & Reviews Editor

February 19, 2020

The first signs of coronavirus began December 31, 2019 in Wuhan, a city in the central Hubei Province in China. Chinese officials reported several cases of pneumonia to the World Health Organization (WHO). The people infected were...

Puerto Rico continues to be afflicted with severe earthquakes

Andrew Hezel, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

The 5.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Puerto Rico January 16 was just one of the many earthquakes that have struck the Caribbean nation. These earthquakes have caused power outages and other destructive behaviors already throughout th...

Kobe Bryant and Nine Others Die in a Devastating Helicopter Crash

Lucas Cohen, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

January 26, 2020, a helicopter crashed as it flew through thick fog over Calabasas, CA. Nine people were killed in the accident and have all been identified. By far, the most famous victim was basketball legend Kobe Bryant, a retired L...

Hart’s Winter Wonderland was a Whimsical Night

Leah Badie, Staff Writer

February 11, 2020

Hart’s annual Winter Formal was February 1 in the large gym at Hart High School. The dance was held from 7 to 11p.m. and was themedas “Winter Wonderland.” The gym was filled with extravagant decorations, including mushroom...

Art is good for the hART

Mai Chiamthamachinda, Centerspread Editor

February 11, 2020

Art club is an organization where students who have a passion for drawing come together at lunch on Thursdays to express their artistic talents. The club is run by Delaney Pineda, a senior at Hart High.  “We get to divulge...

Meghan and Harry Step Down from the Royal Family

Shayna Tilles, Features Editor

February 11, 2020

January 8, Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, announced on their Instagram page that they would be stepping down from their positions as senior members of the Royal family.The post explains that they want to...

Trump’s Impeachment Trial Ends

Benjamin Haslam, Copy Editor

February 10, 2020

The Trump impeachment has continued to escalate and progress, and a trial has finally begun and is now in progress as of January 21. September 24, 2019 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi submitted an impeachment inquiry against President Donal...

Putin’s new policies push Russian government officials to resign

Brooke Saaty, Copy Editor

February 5, 2020

Currently, Russia is split over the issue of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s proposed changes to the Russian constitution. The amendment would give the parliament more power as they would have a greater say in how the govern...

Taal Volcano is in danger of erupting

Claire Moylan, Arts & Reviews Editor

February 4, 2020

January 12, 2020, Taal Volcano in Luzon Island at the northern part of the Philippines began spewing ash, steam and rocks forcing government officials to evacuate the region around the volcano. Roughly 486,000 people have bee...

Australian Fires Continue to Burn

Alia Embleton, Copy Editor

February 3, 2020

Due to climate change and record-high temperatures, the first of many fires of this season started in September 2019. The fire started ahead of their typical fire season, which normally runs from December to February. The fires...

Cardi B looks for a career change from rapper to politician

Nora Quiros, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

Cardi B, also known as Belcalis Almanzar, is a well-known rapper. She started gaining traction in 2017 with her song “Bodak Yellow.” She has released one studio album, two solo mix tapes and 27 singles, and has been very o...