Uncovering depression

Uncovering depression

December 15, 2014

Wrapping up hope this holiday season

katie szarkowicz, staff writer

December 15, 2014

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Gift exchanges, homework, and vacation plans are all things that most teenagers worry about during the holiday season, but what if you did not have enough money to buy groceries during the holidays, let alone gifts to give to... Read more »

Black Friday’s dark reality

jenny steinberg, staff writer

December 15, 2014

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Legally, high school students under the age of 18 are permitted to only work 20 hours a week; however, when the annual Black Friday sales roll around, those rules may not always apply. ... Read more »

Drowning in student debt

hannah bostrom, staff writer

December 15, 2014

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+Dreams can be expensive, but for some, the cost of pursuing a dream can be an economic nightmare. "My absolute dream school was Boston University," Sara Pardej, 2014... Read more »

Speech and Acting Team performs to improve

jemma kim, staff writer

December 15, 2014

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Instead of taking a public speaking class or trying out for a drama show, students may opt out to join the speech and acting team, led by coaches Shannon Eichwald and Laura Stanton.   The... Read more »

Transgender grad shares his experience

madison hart, staff writer

December 14, 2014

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Bullying. Whether it be verbally or physically, student’s across America face the struggle of being a victim everyday. But student’s who are part of LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) are at an even higher risk... Read more »

Quick tips in saving money for college

hannah bostrom, staff writer

December 14, 2014

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College; the supposed best years of our lives. What is conveniently overlooked in this context is the lack of money available, and practically being poor because of the high expenses of college. However, this does not have... Read more »

Student volunteers at local food pantry

katie szarkowicz, staff writer

December 14, 2014

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St. Francis de Sales, a catholic church in the area, offers a food pantry to help the less fortunate. It also offers an opportunity to volunteer to help others. “Technically this is my first year doing the food pantry,... Read more »

Teen’s outlook on depression

amanda pflaumer, staff writer

December 14, 2014

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For people with clinical depression, their normal functioning is undermined to such an extent that both they and those who care about them are affected by it. With depression affecting... Read more »

Shameful behavior

Shameful behavior

November 3, 2014