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New Dog in Town

Zion is in the festive Halloween spirit.

Kelly Rodriguez, Staff Writer

October 15, 2020

This is Zion, my dog. The small dog is my sister’s dog, named King. We are going to talk about King first. We got King when he was two weeks old. My mom got him from my grampa for $50. We have had him for two years now. He´s really smart and we don´t have to put a leash on him. Also, we never ...

Celebrating HERstory!

Celebrating HERstory!

Briana Mendez-Padilla, Arts & Culture Editor

March 30, 2020

Happy Women's History Month! The High Life staff features some of the inspiring women they admire. Don't forget to celebrate the women in your life everyday!

Ah Valentine’s Day

Madeleine Lavi, Contributing Artist

February 18, 2020

The Greatest Loss

Madeline Milton, Staff Writer

February 18, 2020

We’re Just Friends!

Melissa De La Cruz, Feature Page Editor

February 18, 2020

If you’re creative enough, those same gifts that are originally made for a significant other can easily be turned into gifts for your friends. However, here are some gift ideas you can also make or buy for your FRIENDS (this one’s for all you single people out there). Sweets- There’s more to...

Sweetheart Gifts

Melissa De La Cruz, Feature Page Editor

February 18, 2020

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, several couples are beginning to prepare their gifts for their significant others as a form of appreciation Chocolate- make your partner’s day the sweetest on this day of love. Be it a heart-shaped box of chocolates or their favorite chocolate, g...

The Greatest Pageant

January 29, 2020

“The Greatest Show” was the 25th annual Mr. and Mrs. Jackrabbit Pageant, that displays the talents of senior students at Long Beach Polytechnic High School. This year 13 Jackrabbits competed with each other for the title “Mr. and Mrs. Jackrabbit”. Meanwhile 3 fellow seniors took place in the...

Throughout the Decade

Compiled by High Life Staff

December 20, 2019

2010 Ke$ha’s song “Tik Tok” was the number one song of the year. Haiti earthquake Taylor Swift jousted with Kanye West and was nominated for 4 Grammys. Justin Bieber’s “shaggy hair” was in trend. Good Luck Charlie aired its first show. 2011 Beginning of the Syrian c...

Artists of the Decade

Alexander Phouma, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

As we prepare for the end of 2019, and the end of the decade, numbers were released from Spotify, a music streaming platform, showing which artists, songs albums listeners streamed the most during the past 10 years. The most streamed artist was, of course, Drake, followed by Ed Sheeran, Post Malone,...

Movies of the Decade

Melissa De La Cruz, Staff Writer

December 20, 2019

The year has finally come to an end, also bringing the decade to an end. Within these 10 years, there have been many films which have most certainly left quite an impression on us. Here is a list of 10 films which have made it to the top throughout the past ten years. 2010 Despicable Me 2011 Captai...

Cooking Joy

Alexander Phouma, Staff Writer

December 6, 2019

It’s that time of the year, when families gather and enjoy a big meal together, and well, let’s be honest, get fat together. Oh yes, Christmas is just a couple days away and I already know that some of y’all cannot cook,  so I’m here to supply you with one of the best side dishes to add to ...