Emergency Management Manager Sayeed Wadud receiving feedback from board members concerning safety drills.

Emergency Management seeks Mt. SAC student and faculty involvement for safety drills next year

Gil Mata, News Editor December 4, 2023

Associated Student and Emergency Management met on Nov. 28 to discuss various approaches and procedures that could enhance the safety of students, staff and faculty for next year. Sayeed Wadud, Mt....

Meet Brenda Orellana - an entrepreneur, role model and teacher, understands the importance of second chances.

Versus the Limit Barbershop – a source of second chances

Niko Padilla, Staff Reporter November 29, 2023

The smell of aftershave, buzzing, clipping, hot towels, soft leather chairs, massagers, music and a classic vibe is what patrons will find at one of Walnut’s newest barbershops, Versus the Limit. This...

Elva Salcido talking during an interview about her life in a classroom.

There’s always hope, even in the dark

Niko Padilla, Staff Reporter November 27, 2023

Mt. SAC athletic trainer, Elva Salcido, discovered she had breast cancer at a young age. After a workout, Salcido felt sore and was doing a muscle release when she felt a marble-sized lump near...

The Glass House located in Downtown Pomona Picture

The Glass House gives teen a place to release their angst

Anthony Solorzano, Arts and Entertainment Editor November 23, 2023

Memories suffused the elongated gap in between the question and his answer. Jesus Perez Jr., 36, allowed his pensive mind to run through his memories from his childhood growing up in Pomona. “There...

Parents and community members gather at La Puente Park to speak out against school closures.

Parents strike against “reconfiguration” of several HLPUSD schools

Jacob Bertram, Staff Reporter November 22, 2023

I was not sure what to expect when I first stepped into the Hacienda-La Puente Unified district office on the evening of Oct. 26. Aside from an unusually large crowd of parents and children stationed...

Outside look of Chismosa Cafe.

Spilling the tea and drinking it too at Chismosa Cafe

Grace Ureta, Social Media Manager November 21, 2023

In downtown Covina, across the street from city hall, there sits a cafe that had just opened at the beginning of 2023. The smell of cafe de olla and chilaquiles made my stomach growl and my mouth water....

Police and Campus Safety vehicle parked at Miracle Mile on a rainy day.

Is Mt. SAC safe?

This story was updated at 3:53 p.m. on Nov. 20.   Aggressive crimes that punctuated the beginning of the fall 2023 semester have brought into question the campus’ vulnerability and the efficacy...

One of many parents holding a sign that reads, “Fair and quality education belongs to everyone in the district!” expressing her thoughts on the school closures.

La Puente parents protest amid looming threat of school closures

Jacob Bertram, Staff Reporter November 17, 2023

Dozens of students, parents and community members from the Hacienda La Puente Unified School District marched from La Puente Park to city hall on Nov. 8 to speak out against the proposed closure of four...

Cancel Culture has gone too far.

Opinion: Callout culture doesn’t make the world any better

Andres Munoz, Staff Reporter November 16, 2023

Exposing someone who has committed a perceived wrong does not make you a good person and joining the bandwagon does not make you any better. It destroys lives. Whether you are a content creator who...

Ofrenda for deceased Palestinian civilians at the Mt. SAC building 26A courtyard.

Mt. SAC “withdrew sponsorship” from Equity Center event on Palestinian oppression

Adam Young, Editor in Chief November 15, 2023

Mt. SAC “withdrew sponsorship” from an Equity Center event about a presentation on Palestinian history from “an indigenous perspective” citing a “potential bias concerning the conflict in Gaza,”...

Rage Against the Machine posed as hostages in 1992.

Nothing has changed since Rage Against the Machine disbanded

Anthony Solorzano, Arts and Entertainment Editor November 14, 2023

On the day Rage Against the Machine was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, only one member of the renegades showed up. “My name is Tom Morello, and I am one-quarter of Rage Against the...

Students are guided by volunteers at the entrance of the DBG.

Artists redefine art and paint beyond borders at the Mt. SAC Diana Berger Gallery

Mia Noelle Medina, Staff Reporter November 13, 2023

The halls of the Mt. SAC Diana Berger Gallery echoed with conversation and downtempo music as visitors took in the visual symphony of color and brushstrokes before them. A wide range of paintings portraying...

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