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We Love <i>Love, Simon</i>

We Love Love, Simon

April 19, 2018

American Idol Comeback

Morgan Baren and Jessi Grossman

April 19, 2018

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After a two-year hiatus, America’s favorite singing competition show has finally returned to airways on Sunday, March 11th, with a two hour premiere. This time around, sitting at the judges’ table are singing sensations Ka...

Wonder: A Story that Lives Up to its Title

Whitney Sussman, Contributor

April 19, 2018

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Reading Wonder by R.J Palacio in sixth grade opened my eyes to a new way of looking at life: it broadened my idea of “the big picture” and allowed me to realize at a young age how fortunate I am to feel loved and accepted...

Want to Win a Jet Ski?

Arielle Pasternack, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

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On March 4th, 2018 the highly anticipated Oscars took place.  This was the 90th Academy Awards, and they were certainly full of memorable events. Firstly, they were hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, the late-night talk show host.  Thi...

The Three Big Game Names

James Redemann, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018

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Right now, the gaming industry is being dominated by 3 big companies: Nintendo, Sony, and Microsoft. These producers are always churning out new games and technology for the consumers. Here’s what “The Big Three” have b...

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Fortnite

March 15, 2018

Call of Duty: WW2 Review

Call of Duty: WW2 Review

December 19, 2017

History of Halloween

Stamatia Papazis, Contributor

December 19, 2017

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“Trick-or-treat!” When most people hear of Halloween, they think of candy, costumes, jack-o-lanterns, and haunted houses. But do you know how all of these American traditions began?   It all goes back to the ancient Celtic festi...

The Rise of the Hypebeast

Calvin Gibson and Harris Joslin

December 18, 2017

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In the world today there are many various interests, such as collecting memorabilia from a sports team or collecting pieces of clothing. One of the biggest world-wide groups is collecting various fashion items from designers to...

NBA 2k18 Review

Sean Cohen, School News Editor

December 18, 2017

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The popular basketball game NBA 2k18 hit the shelves on September 19th. Developers promised new features and creative innovation.  Game modes were remodeled to great lengths. “MyCareer” saw huge upgrades with the additio...

The Three Big Game Names

James Redemann, Contributor

November 30, 2017

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The world of gaming technology is dominated by three major industry leaders: PlayStation, Microsoft, and Nintendo. Here’s the latest on what “The Big Three” have been up to: PlayStation Paradise As of October 4th, CEO and Presiden...

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