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Music Review: ‘Lake Effect Kid’

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez, Reporter

September 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized

Fall Out Boy’s new EP, “Lake Effect Kid,” released Aug. 23 and consists of three new songs inspired by their demo created in 2008 with the same name. The announcement came as much of a surprise to fans who were still recovering from the band’s seventh album, “Mania,” which released Jan. 19 of this ...

Making Vegetarian Puerto Rican Food: Pinon

Making Vegetarian Puerto Rican Food: Pinon

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez, Reporter

June 8, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Ingredients: 1 package of MorningStar Grillers Crumbles 1 packet of Goya Sazon 1 tablespoon Goya Recaito 1 small can of tomato sauce 1 tablespoon of Adobo One-half cup of Ragu Traditional sauce 2 pounds of five cheese blend 5 plantains One-third cup of vegetable oil Instr...

DECA

DECA

Clarissa Moreno, Photographer

May 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, News

Senior Raphael Mendiola was the only North Garland student to advance to the International Career Development Conference (ICDC)  in Atlanta. With it being Mendiola’s first year in Distributive Education Clubs of America (or DECA), Mendiola wishes he would've discovered his love for business sooner an...

The Journey To Silver Gloves

The Journey To Silver Gloves

Clarissa Moreno, Photographer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Sports

Freshman Nemesis Ruiz was overweight when he joined the Garland Police Boxing Club in 2012. While losing weight, he would also learn how to fight and stand up for himself. Six years later, Ruiz had the chance to compete in the Region Six Silver Gloves.  “Silver Gloves is the tournament that you ...

By the Numbers

Tameciah Griffin, Reporter

January 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized

With recent headlines about politics and entertainment, we wanted to get students’ opinion on music, Donald Trump and Pixar movie "Coco", which recently earned a Golden Globe. This, is BY THE NUMBERS. Do you think Trump is a racist? "I think he is another Hitler,"said junior Misty Rico Do you think Pixar...

Easy Bunuelo Recipe

Clarissa Moreno, Photographer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Time: Prep: 10 minutes Cook: 20 minutes   Ingredients: 1 cup sugar 2 teaspoon of ground cinnamon 12 (8 inch) flour tortillas whole or cut into shapes   Directions: In a bowl, combine the cinnamon and sugar. In a heavy-bottom saucepan, add enough oil to come up half...

Gingerbread Pancakes

Clarissa Moreno, Photographer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Time: Prep: 10 minutes Cook: 15 minutes   Ingredients: 1 ½ cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon baking soda ¼ teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon ground ginger 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 egg ½ teaspoon vanilla extract ¼ cup molasses 1 ½ cu...

Trumputin: Forbidden Love

Trumputin: Forbidden Love

Gabriella Rodriguez-Sanchez, Reporter

December 1, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

He stared deeply into his smoke-colored eyes, excited by the depths that he got lost in. The world around him disappeared as he went deeper into the abyss. As his hair piece swayed in the wind, he knew he saw the love of his life. Donald Trump had finally met the man of his dreams, Vladimir Putin. They...

Superstitions

Superstitions

Hannah Majerczyk, Reporter

November 3, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

A superstition is a widely held, but unjustified belief, involving supernatural causation leading to certain consequences of an action or event. Superstitions are believed widely throughout the world. They can range from knocking on wood to sacrificing goats. Each country and culture has their own special...

Apple Cobbler

Apple Cobbler

Siham Abdulbaki, Reporter

November 3, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

The brilliant colors of apples are synonymous to those of fall. Apples are a favorite harvest that the season brings and are used in many recipes, such as an apple cobbler. This warm food can be served with vanilla ice cream to top it off. What you’ll need: - 2 (8-ounce) cans of refrigerated cre...

French Cream Fruit Dip

French Cream Fruit Dip

Siham Abdulbaki, Reporter

November 3, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

French cream fruit dip complements fruit without overwhelming or taking from the taste. It’s creamy, light and sweet — perfect for snacking. What you’ll need: - 1 (8-ounce) package of cream cheese - 1 cup of powdered sugar - 1 cup of whipping cream - ¼ cup of granulated sugar - 1 lem...