• About Ailin Toro

    Ailin Toro Beltran is a sophomore at Malden High School and is returning to the Blue and Gold for her second year as staff. Beltran mainly joined the Blue and Gold due to her interest in writing. This year, she plans on specializing in local news. Some other hobbies within school that Beltran participates in include Key Club and Leadership and Mentorship Club. Outside of school, she likes to hang out with friends and watch movies. Her favorite genre of books are comedies and memoirs. Beltran also like to watch shows like Bob’s Burgers, Grey’s Anatomy, and Big Brother. She enjoys listening to pop music and her favorite music artist is Troye Sivan.

    Library Updates

    by  • December 9, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    New Library Policy There is a new library policy here at Malden High. Now, instead of just being able to go to the library, a pass will be needed to come in. This pass can be acquired from the librarian, Mary Liberge, in the morning before or during homeroom. This is going to be...

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    A Look Into the Comedy Club

    by  • November 28, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    The Comedy Club is a new club offered here at Malden High. This club is run by Beth Horwitz, a business and technology teacher. Horwitz was approached by sophomores Zaina Abdalla and Comfort Acheampong. When Abdalla and Acheampong were looking for an advisor they asked Mary Ann Seager and she recommended Horwitz saying that...

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    Bus Cuts Update

    by  • November 16, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    Over the summer, the school committee announced that the Malden Public School buses were going to be cut due to lack of funds. The choice to cut buses was unanimous since it was $400,000 that would then be freed in the budget. There have been questions of what the school committee was going to...

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    Getting Crafty at the Malden Public Library

    by  • November 7, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    On November 4th, the library hosted a young adult arts and crafts event. This event focused on perler art. Perler art is created by putting perler beads on plastic pegboards in an arranged pattern and then fusing them together using a clothing iron. Patrick Brennan, the information librarian, ran this event. Brennan is always...

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    Malden Reads: The Vote is in

    by  • October 27, 2016 • Local • 0 Comments

    The Malden Reads Committee had been deliberating for a while on the next book for the people of Malden to read. In the final voting, there were three books to choose from, which were A Common Struggle: A Personal Journey Through the Past and Future of Mental Illness and Addiction by Patrick J. Kennedy, Stephen...

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    Malden School Bus Cuts

    by  • October 6, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

     BY STEFANY FOLEY & AILIN TORO In the Spring of 2016, the Malden Public School committee took a vote on whether or not to discontinue the grades K-6 public transportation. The committee ended up voting yes to discontinue the school buses for the 2016-2017 school year. This cut was due to the $2.5 million budget gap in the...

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