Review on iTea Sandra Resurreccion Staff Writer iTea is a new teahouse that recently opened in Newark next to food joints such as The Tasty Pot and Burger King. The teahouse sells a large variety of different drinks which all have a wide range of flavors such as milk tea, fruit tea, smoothies, and […]
Zayn Malik releases impressive debut—featuring subtle South Asian sounds Meenu Kumaraguru Staff Writer Former One Direction band member, Zayn Malik, who records mononymously as “Zayn,” released his first album, “Mind of Mine,” on March 25, 2016. Malik’s debut features 17 songs and a one-minute intro titled, “MiNd Of MiNdd.” While the album is extremely long, […]
A Classic Neighborhood Story that Mixes Rap with Romance Sophia Cheng Staff Writer Directed by Drama teacher Troy River, American High School Performing Art’s spring musical “In the Heights” opened on Thursday, April 21, 2015 with a sold-out house and positive reviews. Nina Rosario (junior Natalie Dunn) is the pride and joy of the neighborhood […]
Review on Bowl of Heaven AJ De Las Alas Staff Writer Bowl of Heaven is a new addition to the many snack spots at The Block, a shopping and dining center adjacent to Pacific Commons in Fremont. Next to food joints such as The Habit Burger Grill, Krispy Kreme, and Blaze Pizza that mainly serve […]
AHSPA brings the characters of Marc Camoletti’s “Boeing Boeing” to life in the hilarious fall play Meenu Kumaraguru Staff Writer This fall, American High School Performing Arts presented “Boeing Boeing”, a lively and hilarious play, directed by Drama teacher Troy River. The play opened with a matinee showing on Thursday, November 12, 2015.
Review on carne asada tacos Stephanie Herrera Staff writer Every city usually has a quick, go-to taco truck around the corner. Out of all the tacos places I’ve been to, nothing can compare to Tacos Acapulco. Located in Hayward on the corner of Royal Ave and West A Street, the taco truck sits next to […]
A cappella group’s original album exceptional in style and execution Sarah Jensen Staff Writer Leading-edge a cappella group, Pentatonix released their first original album, self-titled Pentatonix, on October 16, 2015. The dynamic seventeen-track list ranges from R&B to pop, with a hint of reggae and classical a cappella mixed in. Pentatonix originated in 2011 for […]
Review on Milkcow Meenu Kumaraguru Staff Writer The hype of the new Milkcow Café has been buzzing for the past few weeks. Since I missed the grand-opening of the shop a while back, I was really anticipating devouring a creamy cup of the popular, all-natural Milkcow ice cream. The cafe is located at 5657 Auto […]
50 Shades of Grey movie lives up to the novel’s expectations Jacky Tsang Staff Writer The movie, “Fifty Shades of Grey” (Rated R), directed by Samantha Taylor-Johnson, was a highly anticipated movie. Many people who have read the book written by E. L. James, including I, were curious to see how another person visually depicted […]
Review on Orenchi Ramen Jacky Tsang Staff Writer A must-try hotspot in Santa Clara, Orenchi Ramen is undeniably worth visiting if you are a ramen fanatic.