Are you looking for an exciting way to celebrate fall? A seasonal event is being held at the Orange County Fairgrounds that features a petting zoo, inflatable slides, rides, and a pumpkin patch for all to enjoy! This fun event will be up and running until October 31st. It is open Monday through Friday from..
On Saturday, October 9th, Costa Mesa High School is hosting the 34th Annual South Coast Invitational, a CSBC (California State Band Championship) Marching Band tournament. This will be the fourth year that CMHS has hosted this event. It will be held at our very own Mustang Field. 18 other school marching bands from..
On Monday, September 20th, you might have heard that there was a "Harvest moon." To some people it probably just looked like a really bright, full moon. However, the Harvest Moon represents something else. That "something else" is the coming of Autumn. To be exact, it is the closest full moon to the autumnal equinox..
On Saturday, September 11th, CMHS had their first cross country race of the season at Laguna Hills High School. Athletes left CMHS at 5:30 a.m. for their first race of the day at 7:45 a.m., freshman girls. The course was 3 miles long, including different types of terrain like turf, asphalt, and dirt. There were..
New Freshman Seminar teacher, Mr. Richards (Timothy Richards), isn't just new to CMHS, but new to teaching as well! Monday, August 23, was his first day teaching a class of his own. Freshman Seminar is a one-semester course for 9th graders where you learn the skills to set you up for success in high school..
This school year has been entirely different from any other school year we are used to. Everyone has had to roll with the punches as we switch back and forth from in-person to online learning, adapt to a million different schedules, all while being careful not to catch COVID-19. As the 2020-21 school year comes..
Are you nuts about donuts? On Harbor Boulevard here in Costa Mesa, a new drive-thru and walk-in shop called Randy's Donuts has opened! Famous for their iconic giant donut on the roof of the building and their delicious and unique selection of sweet treats, Randy's is an excellent addition to our Costa Mesa community. The..
Based on the 1984 film "The Karate Kid," a new Netflix series called Cobra Kai has been released. Cobra Kai is a popular series among Costa Mesa Middle and High School students. The story follows two rival karate dojos, Cobra Kai Karate, led by Johnny Lawrence, and Miyagi Do Karate, led by Daniel Larusso. If..
Was your birthday last year boring? Many people found out ways to safely celebrate birthdays such as having a drive-by or going to a restaurant for outdoor dining. But if you want to amp up the entertainment level, invite The Quarantine Quintet to your next socially-distanced party! The Quarantine Quintet is a group of talented..
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott was written in 1868-1869 but still hasn't gone out of style! This classic novel is set in the Civil War period and is about the March sisters' experience through all of the peaks and valleys of their lives. Meg is the oldest of the sisters, and probably the wisest...