The Pearl Post

District fixes traffic issue

Chris Bower

May 24, 2013

Horns honking. Brakes screeching. Turn signals flashing. This is the scene that students and parents must face on Balboa Boulevard every morning on their way to school. The hectic traffic conditions are mainly due to unsupervised,...

School receives grant to expand journalism program

May 24, 2013

By ENRIE AMEZCUA: Finally embracing its journalism and communications focus, Daniel Pearl Magnet High School (DPMHS) will be expanding to include a broadcast journalism program next school year. “This will get us greater ...

CARLOS’ COLLECTION: Bublé struggles with originality

May 24, 2013

By CARLOS GODOY: The genre of pop has taken over in the past couple of months and being original is becoming increasingly difficult. This sounds like something Michael Bublé is struggling with in his classy but unoriginal album “To Be Loved.” Yes, it’s probably a high aim to make a medle...

Concerts ease boredom during long break

May 24, 2013

By Contributing Writer Gihan Rachid:   With the school year winding down, students are looking forward to summer vacation. However, most students find themselves bored one week into vacation, but not this year. This ...

Fun and budget-friendly summer activities

May 24, 2013

By Boa Pistol-Boesch: Summer break is almost here, which for most teens means lots of free time with nothing to do and nowhere to go. Finding inexpensive and fun things to do over the summer is difficult if you don’t know whe...

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books at USC

Dion Mazor

May 22, 2013

  ‘#Whatareyoureading’ was definitely a trending hashtag throughout the weekend of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Th Festival of Books was held at USC on April 20 and 21 displaying a plethora of book booths ...

‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ is ready for its debut

Elsy Barcelo

May 21, 2013

  Fairies and magical scenes floated by as the actors paraded across the stage in the rehearsals for Daniel Pearl Magnet High School’s rendition of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” “The actors partici...

"The Voice" brings fame and fortune to DPMHS

May 21, 2013

  By JAKE DOBBS: After hours of set up, the production crew was finished. Time for Daniel Pearl Magnet High School’s choir to shine during the filming of their first music video. An NBC film crew came on April 20 to m...

"The Voice" contestant Terry McDermott performs with choir

May 20, 2013

          Terry McDermott, from season three of "The Voice," performs "Pictures" with the DPMHS choir. The performance is scheduled to be shown on an upcoming episode of "The Voice" this season....

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