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CalFire investigator Captain Bennet Milloy said that over 80% of fires are caused by humans being careless of their surroundings.
The Dangers of Gender Reveal Parties: From Wildfire to Plane Crashes
Anika Schmid, Senior Staff Writer • September 16, 2020

A wildfire was started on Saturday, Sept. 5, at 10:23 AM at the El Dorado Ranch Park in Yucaipa. It was caused by a smoke-generating pyrotechnic device set off at a gender...

Breaking Down the Republican and Democratic Conventions
September 3, 2020

At both the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, the speakers chosen highlighted the values and differences of opinion of each party....

Coronavirus Cases at Colleges and Universities Skyrocket as Students Shirk Guidelines
September 3, 2020

As colleges began to reopen in August, with that, came an increase in coronavirus cases. The New York Times conducted a survey of over 1,500...

T-minus 74 Days: The 2020 Presidential Election
August 20, 2020

T-minus 74 days, ladies and gents. T-minus 74 days. Until the election, that is.  Have no fear; we have not yet reached such an apocalyptic...

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AHN Students Start School Apparel Business on Instagram
Anika Schmid, Senior Staff Writer • September 3, 2020

From club t-shirts to penny loafers, many girls find themselves with too many Academy clothes in their closets. Senior Isabella Duarte has found a solution for those who want...

AHN Offers Virtual At-Home Learning Option
September 3, 2020

The start of the 2020-2021 school year has brought along many changes; one of the most prominent changes is the option to do at-home learning...

Academy Reintroduces its American Election Class
August 28, 2020

Every four years, The American Election course returns to the Academy curriculum as a first semester elective. Economics Teacher Beth Chase first...

AHN Starts The 2020-2021 School Year
August 20, 2020

Although it was different than previous first days, the 2020-2021 school year officially began on Wednesday, Aug. 19. It has been five long months...

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AHN's Golf Team Swings into Action
Allyson Smith, Sophomore Staff Writer • September 21, 2020

As the 2020-2021 school year commences, so do the fall sports and Academy’s golf team coached by Chris Kumka embarks on a new season.  With a strong showing the...

Athletes Speak Out In Support of Black Lives Matter
September 18, 2020

Following the uprising of Black Lives Matter protests and conversations about race relations over the summer, many teams from NBA, NFL, and other...

Fall Sports Amid Covid-19
September 4, 2020

In light of the coronavirus pandemic, the Academy faculty and staff have imposed strict social distancing guidelines to ensure both their own...

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Machismo: Toxic Masculinity Within Hispanic Culture
Emara Sáez, Managing Editor • August 28, 2020

Violence against women has surged in Latin America; Mexico, in particular, has seen an unprecented amount of femicides and crimes against women....

#PonleAcento U.S.A. (OPINION)
Adriana James-Rodil and Emara Sáez April 7, 2020

On Monday, Mar. 30, we — Multimedia Editor Adriana James-Rodil and Junior Staff Writer Emara Sáez — were in Advanced Placement Spanish class...

55 percent of gun violence incidents on campuses are homicides, non-fatal assaults, or mass shootings.
Is March 2020 really the first March without a school shooting since 2002?
Winsome Storm, Sophmore Staff Writer • September 21, 2020

Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, many American schools closed this spring. With schools being closed, gun violence has not been much of a concern for students . A tweet from...

Misconceptions About Disabilities and Chronic Illnesses
Olivia Martinez, Senior Staff Writer • September 18, 2020

I have Crohn's Disease, Arthritis, and Osteoporosis. I wrote this article to help others better understand the misconceptions and stereotypes...

The Establishment of Political Parties in the U.S.: Part Two
Gigi Alfonso, Sophomore Staff Writer • September 17, 2020

With the presidential elections only 50 days away, Americans are busy debating over which candidate, and, therefore, which political party to...

Understanding The Enneagram
Chloe Mintz, Multimedia Editor • September 16, 2020

At our very core is an ingrained necessity to establish an identity. An identity in which our behaviorisms are deliberate and our nature distinct. Of...

Psomi on Noho: A Restaurant Review
Chloe Mintz, Multimedia Editor • August 28, 2020

Psomi (pronounced “so-me”) is a Greek American eatery located in the North Howard area. Founded by Christina Theofilos (a novice within the...

Which Milk Alternative is Best For You?
Reagan Finch, Senior Staff Writer • April 8, 2020

No matter what, there will always be an effort to find the healthiest alternative. Whether its egg replacement, or using margarine instead of...

The Chapel is always open for students to come and pray, from the early morning to after school.
Finding Warmth: A Reflection
Anna Anderson, Contributing columnist • September 14, 2020

As you all know, the school building is freezing today. Not a single classroom or hallway that I have been in is warm.  I go to the chapel for half of my lunch because...

Fatima: A Movie Review (No Spoilers!)
Anna Anderson, Contributing columnist • September 8, 2020

On August 28, 2020, Fatima, the newest movie about the apparitions of Our Lady of Fatima, came out. Some theaters were open and showed it, but...

When your world is surrounded by politics
Anna Anderson, Contributing Columnist • August 28, 2020

November 3, 2020 is the U.S. Presidential election. While it is important to stand by a candidate that stands for what we believe as people of...

Catholic Churches and Statues are Being Destroyed
Anna Anderson, Contributing Columnist • August 11, 2020

My family has pictures of my ancestors that we pull out of a bookshelf from time to time, and my grandparents tell stories about the past. I...

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