Northeast Valley News

Hockey fights are not just mindless violence

Brian Palm, Reporter

April 26, 2015

Lots of people watch car races in hopes of seeing a crash.  Similarly, a good number of hockey viewers tune in or go to games interested in seeing two or more full-grown men duking it out on skates. Hockey fights occur for...

Even in an apocalypse, gays still struggle for rights

Geoffrey Young, Columnist

April 9, 2015

You would’ve thought the sky was falling with the reaction that ensued once news broke that a gay character is set to star in AMC’s hit show “The Walking Dead.” Having only seen one season, I can proudly say I didn’t...

Vaccination studies suggest low risk, high health benefit

Geoffrey Young, Reporter

March 13, 2015

A week before Christmas, a single confirmed case of the measles was reported to have come from the happiest place on earth. Since then, the number of measle cases in the US has climbed dramatically. According to California’s...

The Islamic State flag and what it truly represents

Luis Patino, Columnist

March 12, 2015

Many flags have been shown around the world, but there are very few that are remembered. The ones that stand the test of time can be seen again and again in our history books and right away are recognized as an important part...

Let the oil war begin

Luis Patino, Columnist

February 21, 2015

Feels good to have more money in the bank, doesn't it? The cost of gas is about half of what it was a year ago. Imagine that, saving half at the pump. Who is there to thank for this? Just a few years ago, the major presidential...

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