Plastic vs. Metal

Plastic vs. Metal

November 4, 2019

Hatred and Harassment Still an Issue 

Heather Choi, Staff Writer

October 17, 2019

Before the tragic mass shooting in El Paso, Texas, at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California, and in Dayton, Ohio, another incident occurred in Ohio. This time it took place in the Jewish Community Center of Youngstown. However, ...

The Importance of Special Education

Grace Hungerford, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Throughout the United States, the number of students ages 3 to 21 that receive special education services is 6.7 million. That’s 13 percent of all public school students. Although there are various types of special education, no ...

Common Core: Serving Its Purpose?

Escarlet Tavarez, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

In 2009, Common Core was implemented to help students reach certain educational standards in order to be prepared to succeed in the future. A lot of people don’t necessarily agree with these changes because they feel the standards...

The Journey of Happiness

Julianna Kasper, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Happiness is an abstract concept. When one thinks of a typical happy person, smiling, laughing and cheering is what usually comes to mind. However, if someone stops smiling or laughing, it does not necessarily mean that they ...

What Do Grades Really Mean, Anyway?

Kiersten Hacker, Staff Writer

June 18, 2019

Grades, the one word that can cause most students mental breakdowns, endless stress, and pressure heavy enough to form a diamond. As our society advances, receiving a college education is vital to obtain most careers, fosteri...

Following the Light

Jamie LaGattuta, Staff Writer

June 5, 2019

This 4-inch piece of metal called a phone controls our lives whether you want it to or not. It could be your morning alarm, music source, or a way to keep your grand kids from getting out of hand. But what if those were only the...

Why Go Away to College?

Jake Amato, Staff Writer

June 2, 2019

When it comes to college, a student’s choice of whether or not to dorm has always been one of the toughest.The most obvious reason against it is of course the financial burden and the idea of leaving behind friends and fami...

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