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Justin’s Book Corner: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Justin’s Book Corner: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Justin Miller, Journalist
January 8, 2016
Filed under Movies and Books

Harry Potter thinks he is just a regular person, and strange things keep happening to him. In the book Harry finds out that he is able to do magic, and that he is invited to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, from which he was registered by his parents. Harry is shocked by the news because he...

The vegan lifestyle- Olivia Garner

The vegan lifestyle- Olivia Garner

Kayley Isaacson, Journalist
January 7, 2016
Filed under Food, SHS Student Life

Olivia Garner is a senior this year and has been living the vegan lifestyle for three months now. I got the inside scoop as to why she started being vegan, what vegan means, and the struggles and perks of her unique lifestyle. Vegan means that you don't EAT or BUY any animal by- products. That means...

Book Review: Legend

Book Review: Legend

Maiah Cameron, Journalist
January 7, 2016
Filed under Maiah's Book Nook, Movies and Books

Legend by Marie Lu is the first book in yet another dystopian trilogy. I already did a review on another book by Marie Lu, The Young Elites, and I can honestly say that this book is just as amazing as her other pieces of work. This book is told from dual points of view which adds character to the ...

Book Review: The Young Elites

Book Review: The Young Elites

Maiah Cameron, Journalist
January 7, 2016
Filed under Maiah's Book Nook, Movies and Books

Over break I was able to read many books, but the one that stuck out to me the most was The Young Elites by Marie Lu. This is another dystopian novel that has been very popular with book lovers everywhere. This is also a gender neutral novel for you male book lovers out there. After a plague sweeps...

Book-ish Gifts for your bookloving friends

Book-ish Gifts for your bookloving friends

Maiah Cameron, Journalist
January 7, 2016
Filed under Maiah's Book Nook, Movies and Books

The time has come to take down the Christmas lights, pack away the tree,pause the Christmas music, and box up the stockings. Even though Christmas is over, it is never a bad time to give a gift to a family member, friend, or that special someone for birthdays and other special occasions. For tho...

January 6: Historial events today

January 6: Historial events today

Isadora Espinoza, Journalist
January 6, 2016
Filed under Entertainment

1773 - Massachusetts slaves petition legislature for freedom   1898 - 1st telephone message from a submerged submarine, by Simon Lake 1912 - New Mexico becomes 47th state 1939 - Daily newspaper comic strip "Superman" debuts 1957 - Elvis Presley makes his 7th & fin...

GMO’s are a NO

GMO’s are a NO

Kayley Isaacson, Journalist
December 21, 2015
Filed under Food, Showcase

GMO's (or "genetically modified organisms") are living organisms, such as food and beverages, whose genetic material has been artificially manipulated in a laboratory. Basically, GMO's are additives to food that are not real food. They are chemicals that may make the food taste better or last longer,...

The Christmas invasion

The Christmas invasion

Bridget Maas, Journalist
December 17, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Features, Lists: to give you the jist, Music, Playlists

The day was Friday, November 27th, the day after Thanksgiving. You turned on your car radio, and it blasted out of your speakers. Everywhere you go, you are hearing it on an endless repeat. News anchors grimly talk of how it has swept the nation. The invasion has begun. What is it? Christmas songs. The...

Guests from New England Culinary Institute visit SHS

Guests from New England Culinary Institute visit SHS

Erica Stambaugh, Journalist
December 15, 2015
Filed under Food, SHS Student Life

What began as an excuse to skip fourth block became an informational journey of taste, sound, and smell. Guests from the New England Culinary Institute gave an interactive presentation about food, cooking, and delicious careers Friday afternoon in the SHS foods room. It was immediately clear that...

Kimye welcomes new baby

Kimye welcomes new baby

Paige Pawlenty, Journalist
December 11, 2015
Filed under Entertainment

On December 5th, Kim Kardashian West and husband, Kayne West, welcomed their second child to the famous family. Kim gave birth to a baby boy three weeks early. While the baby isn't an actual royal, it seems as if he is. Pop culture news can't stop talking about the new baby. Kim's pregnancy has be...

Nothing bad about the ‘Badlands’

Nothing bad about the ‘Badlands’

Holly Greer, Journalist
December 10, 2015
Filed under Music, Playlists

Welcome to the Badlands. Earlier this year, Ashley Fragipane, better known as alternative music artist, Halsey, came out with her first full length studio album, Badlands, which followed her debut EP, Room 93. She may be relatively new to the industry, but she does what she wants and that has cul...

ABC Family countdowns to Christmas

ABC Family countdowns to Christmas

Theresa Slivnik, Editor-in-Chief, Journalist
December 4, 2015
Filed under Entertainment, Movies and Books

On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me… the 25 Days until Christmas movie countdown! On December 1st, ABC Family began their annual “25 Days until Christmas” movie marathon, which features an abundance of holiday movies everyday leading up until Christmas. This seasonal m...

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