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The Orange & Green

The Orange & Green

The Orange & Green

Why arent you going to prom?

Why aren’t you going to prom?

Karen Hidalgo, Staff reporter April 21, 2022

"I'm not going to prom because its very expensive and I would like to enjoy all the events my senior year." -Beatriz Herrera, junior "I'm not going to prom because I feel like its more of a senior activity...

Easter Facts

Easter Facts

Karen Hidalgo, staff reporter April 14, 2022

Easter baskets represent bird nests and new life when eggs are added into them. The Easter Bunny originally began in Germany back in the Middle Ages. Both Halloween and Easter compete for highest...

National Pet Day

National Pet Day

Karen Hidalgo, staff reporter April 14, 2022

National Pet Day Falls on April 11th of every year. It began when Animal Welfare Advocate Colleen Paige founded NPD (National Pet Day) in 2006. Her main reasons as to why she founded this is because she...

doodles

doodles

Karen Hidalgo and Jaaci Patterson April 7, 2022

A doodle is a drawing made while a person's attention is otherwise occupied. Doodles are simple drawings that can have concrete representational meaning or may just be composed of random and abstract lines,...

National Guitar Month

National Guitar Month

Karen Hidalgo, Staff Reporter April 1, 2022

National Guitar Month is observed for the month of April. The organizations "Guitar &' Accessories Marketing Association" (GAMA) and "National Association of Music Merchants" (NAMM) founded International...

Got Game?

Got Game?

Karen Hidalgo, Staff Reporter March 30, 2022

"I play COD 3 with my brothers around 7-8 pm." - Susana Guardado, junior "I play Roblox, and Genshin Impact around 7 pm with my best friend." - Beatriz Herrera, junior "I play Fortnite around 9 pm...

After High School Plans

After High School Plans

Karen Hidalgo, Staff Reporter March 25, 2022

"After high school, I'm moving down to Santa Maria as a full-time student at Allen Hancock Community College but I will be working as well." -Rosali Flores, senior "After high school, I'm going to...

What are the Ides of March?

What are the Ides of March?

Karen Hidalgo, Staff Reporter March 15, 2022

Ides of March is on March 15th. The term "Ides" was an ancient marker the Romans used to reference dates that are related to the lunar phases and to divide each month. There were 3 different names specifying...

World Wildlife Day

Karen Hidalgo March 3, 2022

World Wildlife Day was proclaimed to be on March 3rd when the United Nations General Assembly passed it on December 20th, 2013 at their 68th session. UNGA also made it for global observance for wildlife...

Fat Tues / Ash Wed

Fat Tues / Ash Wed

Karen Hidalgo, Staff Reporter February 28, 2022

Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday's date changes every year and this year it falls on Tuesday, March 1st. The reason the date changes is because Easter Sunday is never on the same Sunday each year. Fat Tuesday...

I feel… off…

Karen Hidalgo, Staff Reporter February 23, 2022

Agh, I've been waiting for the day to talk about myself, haha. We'll start with school; It's now my senior year, although it doesn't feel like it at all. I feel like what's supposed to be a junior. I wouldn't...

Mask Mandate Lifted

Mask Mandate Lifted

Karen Hidalgo, staff reporter February 15, 2022

As of Tomorrow, February 16th, the states Department of Public Health has announced that they will be lifting the indoor mask mandate for those who are vaccinated. Those who are vaccinated will no longer...

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