Teens Focus on Gratitude, Care and Growth

On September 11, the Rancho Santa Margarita branch of the Alliance of Youth Leaders in the United States (AYLUS) has been working with Mission Hospital making masks an...

Save Lives by Donating Blood

Written by Braden Rozema Blood donations have affected me personally because both of my grandfathers have needed it for surgeries, and I have used it for both ACL sur...

Making a difference during COVID-19

Millions of people put their lives at risk every day to help the nation. These people and the jobs they do have been highlighted over the past months. We have seen the...

Thoughts On Online Learning

Recently, a deadly pandemic has taken over the world in heartbreaking ways. Many lives have been lost, people are out of work, and schools have shut down. As a result,...

Teens in Ladera Ranch by Suhina Sharma

With the start of the new school year, the Teen Leadership Council (TLC) has appointed new members to be a part of this year’s Council. TLC is excited to hear some of ...

Top 10 Teen Summer Activities for Teens

A summer break for a teen is amazing! After a long stressful school year teens deserve time to take a break and enjoy their friends and family. Need some ideas on how ...

Home is Where the Heart Is

As we’ve heard in the movies, home is where the heart is. This simple expression and saying that we might tend to overlook carries deep meaning and weight. When we ask...

Ladera Teen Named 2018 Cox Scholar

Thirteen Orange County high school seniors were named 2018 Cox Scholars and awarded scholarships from, the philanthropic arm of Cox Communications. Of 16 scholarships ...