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Easter Around the World

Alexa Boyle '20, Staff Writer

March 30, 2018

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Easter came very quick this year beginning with this past weekend as Palm Sunday and is soon bringing in weekend commemorations with Good Friday. While thinking of my family traditions for this holiday i began to wonder what...

Journey to America

Alexa Boyle '20, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

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On February 6, 2017 around four o'clock I interviewed Rose Gallo, better known as “My Grandma.” This interview took place at my kitchen table as my grandma and I drank some coffee and laughed about the memories she had when...

“Happy!” Review

Brandon Robles '18, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018

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If there is anything I do in my spare time, it’s reading comics of both mainstream and indie industries. Along with those comics, I’ll encounter some interesting reads like Doom Patrol by Gerard Way, My Chemical Romance o...

Christmas Around the World

Alexa Boyle '20, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

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Christmas, one of the most beautiful times of the year to cozy up with hot chocolate as you watch beautiful white flakes cover the ground. But let's take a little trip around the world seeing how December 25th is celebrated… In...

Bedroom Makeover

Alexa Boyle '20, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017

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Tired of the same old four walls you call your bedroom? Sick of the colors you had since you were a kid? Need some organization tips? but just do not know how. Here are simple tips and tricks to have that room looking on point...

Comical Standy

Brandon Robles '18, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

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An update on your favorite comic strip, the White Rabbit!

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Last Girl Standing

Last Girl Standing

October 16, 2017

CupHead: A Callback to Slapstick

Brandon Robles '18, Staff-Writer

October 14, 2017

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Around the early years of animation, cartoons were introduced as black and white, silent, and filled with whimsical plots following featured characters, as well as some propaganda. Soon, cartoons became colorized, synced with...

Duck Season, Dog Season

Brandon Robles '18, Staff Writer

September 24, 2017

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Gamers know the infamous Nintendo game Duck Hunt from 1984. The game’s premise follows players shooting ducks down with their obnoxiously dog, who mocks you should any duck fly away for not shooting them. The game would allow...

The Art of Dance Through the Ages

Alexa Boyle '20, Staff Writer

September 24, 2017

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Dance is defined as, moving rhythmically usually to music, using prescribed or improvised steps and gestures. Dancing was not always accepted by society as a whole. Certain conservative and religious groups objected to the practice...

Life Moves Pretty Fast

Brandon Robles '18, Staff Writer

June 12, 2017

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The earlier years of the Internet were what we used to call “advanced”. Most pop culture icons and memes are created and Facebook has just been made. It’s what gives people the sense of nostalgia, a throwback to their early year...

A Generation of Stress

Jada Cross, Staff Writer

May 18, 2017

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Over the years, teens have reportedly been less carefree than they were years before. Unaware of the health risks of stress, parents and social workers find it hard to cope with the changes teenagers go through. This may affect their relationship status with parent or guardian, and could even lead to illness, and depression.

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