Aytana Martinez
Aytana Martinez is an 8th grader in the STEAM Magnet program at Dana middle School. Aytana has one sister that goes to Dana. Aytana’s hobbies are to horseback ride, watch Grey's Anatomy, play soccer, and she loves to read. Her favorite books are fiction and realistic fiction. Her favorite LA team is the LA Dodgers and she plays soccer for AYSO. 

Aytana likes to travel a lot. In 2013 she went to Canada, Vancouver and described it as “I travel to a lot of places (...) I been to Canada, Vancouver it's so clean, there is no gum on and no trash on the floor, nothing.” Aytana has also traveled to New York. Aytana’s favorite food is Asian food as she said “I love Asian food. It's my absolute favorite.” She doesn't like Italian food that much but somehow she like pizza which is Italian food.

When Aytana is stressed out she likes to go outside and calm herself. Aytana said “I picked Journalism because I love writing about news and I like reporting about stuff that is happening in the world.” She has been in journalism for 2 years now.

Aytana Martinez, Editor-In-Chief

Oct 29, 2018
Hurricane Michael’s Death Toll Rises To 26 (Story)
Oct 11, 2018
Book Review: A Man Called Ove (Story)
Sep 25, 2018
America: The Only Rich Country That Doesn’t Have Universal Healthcare (Story)
Sep 07, 2018
The Legacy Of John McCain (Story)
Jun 04, 2018
What You Will Be Doing For Your 7th Grade PBL (Story)
May 24, 2018
Parents Use Children To Carry Out Bombs (Story)
May 10, 2018
Avicii Dead At 28 (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Joseph’s Bakery: A Bakery Favored Throughout Generations (Story)
Apr 26, 2018
Facebook Faces Another Investigation (Story)
Apr 12, 2018
Family Car Plunges Off Cliff in Northern California (Story)
Mar 13, 2018
International Women’s Day Comes to Dana (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
17 Dead After a Florida High School Shooting (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Deadly Russian Plane Crash (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Amazon Go: A Store Of The Future (Story)
Jan 30, 2018
13 Children Held Hostage Inside Own Home (Story)
Jan 19, 2018
“Bomb Cyclone” Brings East Coast Temperatures Colder Than Mars (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
Trump Mocks Senator With Pocahontas Remark (Story)
Dec 13, 2017
Dua Lipa: A Star On The Rise (Story)
Nov 30, 2017
Fake Vs. Real Christmas Trees (Story)
Nov 08, 2017
Three Ex-Trump Campaign Members Arrested (Story)
Oct 29, 2017
Trump’s New Travel Ban (Story)
Oct 24, 2017
Should Teachers Use Collective Punishment? (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Knott’s Scary Farm Is Back Again (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
59 Killed In Las Vegas Shooting (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Brazilian Judge Approves Conversion Therapy (Story)
Sep 24, 2017
College Spotlight: USC – Fight On! (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Hurricane Irma Crashes Into Florida (Story)
Sep 09, 2017
Hurricane Harvey Wreaks Havoc in Houston (Story)
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