The Foothill Dragon Press

There is more to Fall than Pumpkin Spiced Lattes

Follow these fun fall recipes for three sweet treats!

Isabella Fortunati, Writer

November 10, 2019

Crisp cool air has welcomed me in the mornings, and Fall has officially arrived! Time to go to the pumpkin patch with friends, wear fashionable beanies and cozy up by the fireplace with some delicious treats to munch on. Why not try delicious bubble bread, Fall snickerdoodle cookies or even apple crisp wit...

Sounds of Foothill

Music tastes at Foothilll varies between student to student

Adler Striegel, Reporter

November 6, 2019

It’s 1987, my mom, Julie Salomonson, is getting ready for her state championship track meet. “Eye of the Tiger” blasts in her walkman, last-minute endorphins kicking in before the big race. Connected with her music, my mom is finally ready to bring home the win.  It’s interesting how music affects people ...

Cocinando con Quinn y Carol: Enchiladas Verdes

Enchiladas Verdes, the final product

Carol Sanchez, Writer

November 5, 2019

¿Estás buscando una receta perfecta para toda la familia y algo divertido para cocinar? Esta receta de enchiladas verdes es una perfecta oportunidad para pasar tiempo con su familia y tener algo delicioso para comer. Lo que vas a necesitar es: 10 tomatillos verdes Tortillas  Pechuga de pollo cortada en...

Hotspots of Ventura County: Fish Tacos

Hotspots of Ventura County: Fish Tacos

Zen Li, Writer

November 4, 2019

Crispy cabbage, beer batter, cheese and tangy sauce. If you’ve ever set foot in Southern California, you likely know what I’m talking about: the iconic fish taco. Nearly all of the countless seafood restaurants in So-Cal sell them, and Ventura, California is no different.  But with the ever-increasing nu...

Scarily Amazing Group Costumes

Last minute Halloween costumes are nothing to be feared with these simple get-ups

Isabella Fortunati and Elie Bufford

October 30, 2019

With Halloween coming around the corner, the time is approaching to decide what you want to be for the huge candy massacre or a spectacular party. What better to do than to get a group of friends and create a unique idea to blow all the witches and cats away. But when it is last minute what can a gr...

Fashion guaranteed to beat the heat

Although fall has begun, summer weather is here to stay

Jordyn Savard, Art Editor

October 8, 2019

As the beginning of October sets in, summertime fun in the sun has reached its close and the school year of 2019-2020 is already in full swing. Of course, this means no more weekdays by the pool or mornings in the ocean water, but lucky for us, the warm weather and the hottest summer fashion trends a...

Rincon Brewery Brews up an Amazing Experience

Credit: Ventura County Star

Isabella Fortunati, Writer

September 24, 2019

On the corner of Ashwood and Telegraph, Rincon seems to be the talk of the town since the brewery and restaurant opened in December of 2018. It’s a place to hang out, play a good game of cornhole and have some delicious food. Since their first restaurant located in Carpinteria was a success, I had h...

Tropics on the Tongue: Mangosteen and the Tropical Flavor

Tropics on the Tongue: Mangosteen and the Tropical Flavor

Zen Li, Writer

September 21, 2019

  Deep within the Malaysian jungle rests a large tree with a thin trunk and dark green, spear-like leaves. From top to bottom grow small, round, royal purple fruits with unmistakable rounded green leaves. This is the mangosteen or the “Queen of Fruits,” and in this first installment of Tropics on the T...

IT: Chapter Two leaves me covering my eyes, but for all the wrong reasons

The horrific Pennywise will haunt your dreams for a night, but if you're a member of the losers club, he will also haunt life for 27 years.

Bella Hall, Writer

September 11, 2019

The sight of him alone sends chills down your spine. His teeth so yellow you can smell his breath through the screen. His ominous laugh makes the hair on your arms stand. He laughs in the face of your biggest nightmare. He is IT.  This chilling production we have been waiting for has come full circle with...

Buena’s “Chicago” delivers a stunning play, and all that jazz

Grayson Button '20, Maddie Guenther '21 and Gwendolyn Elyse '20 posed as their characters.

Elie Bufford, Writer

May 8, 2019

Under the brilliant lights, Buena’s auditorium stage was transformed into the streets and cells of Chicago during the 1920s. Starting from when the curtains opened, to the final bows, the cast of Buena’s “Chicago” delivered a stunning performance. From energetic dance numbers, to emotional mon...

Review: “Avengers: Endgame” creates an emotional end for a marvelous series

With ominous settings, uncertainty around every corner and odds stacked up against the heroes, the audience was on the edge of their seats in fear that another “Avengers: Infinity War” ending could be around the corner.

Emma Yakel, A&E Editor

April 30, 2019

3 hours and 1 minute may seem like an eternity for some, but for Marvel fanatics, that time is not fazing when it comes in the form of “Avengers: Endgame,” the final movie of the Avengers series. Glorious in so many ways, “Avengers: Endgame” is an ode to all the previous journeys the Avengers h...

RECIPE: Cool down by sipping watermelon slushies

With a good drink comes a good mood.

Sophia Parker, Writer

April 16, 2019

With a taste of sunshine and a super bloom following rainy spring days, we can only anticipate what summer promises: being able to enjoy warm beach days filled with eating sweet, juicy fruit—without the stress of school. When summer pops into my mind, I envision laying on the hot sand of local Ventura beaches, eating watermelon cubes and cherries while l...

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