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The varsity Rio Americano High School cross country and track team

Track Preview

Nicolas Gorman, Web Editor February 7, 2020

Whether the competitors are running, jumping or throwing, the people that compete in track and field have the opportunity to better themselves as an athlete if they are willing to put in the effort to...

Vegetation in a bun

Katherine Huggins, Mirada Staff September 11, 2017

Don’t spend valuable time reading labels, spend it munching on healthy eats in Old Town Fair Oaks next to some free-roaming chickens. At Sunflower Drive-In, the hard-to-pronounce ingredients that plague...

Mock Trial Takes 2nd in County

Mock Trial Takes 2nd in County

Unknown, Mirada Staff September 11, 2017

Once again, the Mock Trial team has undergone a nerve-wracking experience: the annual championship. On Feb. 29 the team spent almost three hours in a courtroom, discussing a fake case about a college...

Trading places: Sacramento native Jonathan Gutmann is studying abroad in Germany while German Tammy Ondrey studies in America

Trading places: Sacramento native Jonathan Gutmann is studying abroad in Germany while German Tammy Ondrey studies in America

Tammy Ondrey , Mirada Staff April 15, 2016

  Leaving home for a year- it sounds scary. There might be expenses. You need to leave all your friends behind. The language might be new to you. What other excuse could stop you from doing a year...

Golden Gate Still Shines in the Fog

Golden Gate Still Shines in the Fog

Breanna White , Guest Writer April 15, 2016

  The second Saturday of spring break, I took a day trip to San Francisco with two of my closest friends, Jake and John. Because I am finally old enough to legally drive them, we went without...

Palace Made of Beauty and Filled With Art

Palace Made of Beauty and Filled With Art

Jane Nathan, Mirada Staff April 15, 2016

When I said "yes" to the suggestion of visiting the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, honestly, I meant "yes" to being in San Francisco. But after seeing the Palace for the first time, exploring some...

Island Offers Heavenly Views From Below the Clouds

Island Offers Heavenly Views From Below the Clouds

Kia Anderson , Mirada Staff April 15, 2016

Angel Island, a former Immigration Station based in the San Francisco Bay, offers historical adventures, as well as physical adventures. From trails circulating the whole island, to abandon buildings that...

City Eatery Has New Way to Indulge in Shaved Ice

City Eatery Has New Way to Indulge in Shaved Ice

Natalie Clausen , Mirada Staff April 14, 2016

Vampire Penguin is a unique dessert place downtown. Specialties include shaved snow and other delicious desserts. The shaved snow at isn't typical; it doesn't melt or get packed down when when syrup...

Technology Comes With Tesla

Technology Comes With Tesla

Garret Gardner , Mirada Staff April 14, 2016

The Tesla Model 3, a new, affordable vehicle that runs on electricity is being produced by Tesla, the ambitious company that produced the Model S. The Tesla Model S, referred to by many as the “most...

Student Of The Month

Student Of The Month

Brice Newland and Ross Gowan April 14, 2016

Every month there is an excelling student that is picked for receiving the “Student of the Month” award. The subject chosen changes every month, this month’s class was ILS. Xylan Taukave’Langam...

Rio Vs. El Camino Basketball

Rio Vs. El Camino Basketball

Unknown, Mirada Staff February 22, 2016

Final match up between our basketball team and the El Camino basketball team. Biggest rivalry in Sacramento? Biggest game of year ending in three point buzzer beater by Matt Lyon? Yes and yes. In the...

Jesuit vs. Rio Basketball Preview

Jesuit vs. Rio Basketball Preview

Unknown, Mirada Staff February 22, 2016

It may be Valentine’s Day weekend, but nobody will be feeling the love when the basketball team visits Jesuit Saturday night. The cross-the-street rivalry game tips off at 6 p.m. Rio 9-13 record...

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