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Nicole Knight, Editor in Chief

Uniting my roots into one identity

Hispanic, Irish, Japanese, African-American, American Indian, Caucasian – everyone has had to pick one or any of the other 20 options before in their lifetime. SATs, college applications and even MySpace provide check boxes to give us a label. Ethnicity is, and will probably always be, a complex and touchy issue.

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Nicole Knight, Editor in Chief

What happened to Thanksgiving?

Sneaking up behind the bright orange jack ‘o’ lanterns peers a plastic jolly Santa Claus complete with rosy cheeks. Red hats lined with white fluffy trim sit in back of ghoulish, bloody masks. Hiding at the end of the long rows stacked with Halloween candy, trick-or-treat bags and costumes, Christmas lights, fake trees, stockings and […]

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Nicole Knight, Editor in Chief

Watching my hometown grow up

Twisting grape vines blanketing wide patches of land, creeping greenery at the San Bernardino Mountains feet, vibrant wildflowers peeping through long strands of golden yellow field grass; throw in a few houses and buildings and this is my memory of Rancho Cucamonga growing up.

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