Volume 30



Kazunori is an LA favorite

Ava Fattahi | May 29, 2019

Kazunori is a popular Los Angeles sushi spot located in Westwood. I had the opportunity to visit the busy restaurant over the weekend, where I ordered some of their most popular rolls. The restaurant has...

Jon and Vinny’s is a new LA staple

Ava Fattahi | May 3, 2019

Jon and Vinny’s is a Los Angeles hotspot known for its flavorful Italian dishes and trendy crowd. With two locations, one on Fairfax and the other on San Vicente, the popular restaurant is becoming...

Ariana Grande Releases “Thank U, Next” Album

Ava Fattahi | March 22, 2019

Pop singer Ariana Grande released her fifth studio album, "Thank U, Next," on Friday, Feb. 8. The highly-anticipated album was named after one of Grande's most recent hit songs, "Thank U, Next." Before...

Amazon Cancels Plans for NY Headquarters

Ava Fattahi | March 22, 2019

Online retailer Amazon cancelled plans for its' second headquarters in Long Island, New York on Feb. 14. The company announced that it would be building a second headquarters in one United States city...

Poet and HW Senior Sophie Kim Visits the Middle School Campus (online)

Ava Fattahi | February 5, 2019

Poet Sophie Kim '19 visited the middle school campus to answer questions and discuss poetry with Harvard-Westlake (HW) middle school students on Jan. 15. Students from grades seven through nine gathered...

2018 Trends Recapped

Ava Fattahi | January 8, 2019

2018 has been one of the most fashionably and socially influential years within the past decade. This year, many new fashion, social media and music trends have been introduced. Harvard-Westlake (HW) students...

HW students spill their unpopular opinions

Ava Fattahi | December 21, 2018

At Harvard-Westlake (HW), students in the middle school are quite opinionated, constantly voicing their thoughts throughout the school day. Unpopular opinions have become a commonly talked-about topic...

Izakaya emerges as staple sushi spot

Ava Fattahi | December 21, 2018

Little Izakaya by Katsu-ya is a small chain sushi restaurant with unique, shareable dishes. The restaurant is owned by Katsu-ya enterprises, which is well known for its sushi spots across Los Angeles....

Shooting at Pittsburgh Synagogue: The Attack Explained

Ava Fattahi | December 3, 2018

A heavily armed gunman opened fire in the Tree of Life Congregation Synagogue in Pittsburgh, PA, killing 11 Jewish worshippers on Saturday, Oct. 27. This has been by far the most violent anti-Semitic attack...

New York Fashion Week Introduces Upcoming Trends

Ava Fattahi | November 4, 2018

Fashion's biggest event, New York Fashion Week, transported buyers to a colorful, fashionable wonderland in the heart of New York City. The long-awaited event occurs semi-annually, once in February for...

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