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J.K. Rowling Tests Fans’ Loyalty

J.K. Rowling Tests Fans’ Loyalty

January 4, 2017

With a large fountain drink and over flowing bag of butter-doused popcorn in hand, I settle into the dark movie theater and wait for J.K Rowling’s latest creation to unveil. Needless to say, Rowling’s...

Ride the Bus: Save the Planet and, Maybe, Your Life

Ride the Bus: Save the Planet and, Maybe, Your Life

December 22, 2016

Some students ride the school bus to school, while others walk to school. Those lucky enough to get their driver license drives. But the question is: what's the most efficient way to get to school? The...

Grade 11 Letters to the President-Elect

Bryce Spinnato & Samuel Noble, Guest Writers

December 8, 2016

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Catonsville High School 421 Bloomsbury Avenue Catonsville, MD 21228   November 16, 2016   Mr. Trump, President-Elect 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue Washington, D.C. 20500   Dear Mr. Trump: My name is Bryce Spinnato. I am a student at Catonsville High School. During your next presidency, there are two issues that I am mostly concerned about. Those two issues are Global Warming and International...

Is School Lunch Really Healthy?

Is School Lunch Really Healthy?

December 6, 2016

Lunch is an important meal of school. It boosts our metabolism and gives us energy for the rest of the day. But it's probably one of the biggest problems at our school. We are advised to eat healthy,...

The Ugly Truth

Rose Benny, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016

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It's not just our peers or co-workers that judge you for your looks, even your parents may judge you by them.

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Breathing New Life Into An Old Show

Breathing New Life Into An Old Show

November 28, 2016

Poldark is a 2015 TV show based off of the novels of Winston Graham, published from 1945 to 1953. The books are about the life of a Revolutionary War soldier named Ross Poldark (Aiden Turner) who retu...

A New World Calls Across the Ocean

November 16, 2016

"Songs For A New World," a song cycle written in 1995 by three-time Tony award winner Jason Robert Brown, is a heart-wrenching journey through the lives of several radically different people as they stand...

Do The Political Parties Matter Anymore?

Karin Jones, Staff

November 3, 2016

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Clinton and Trump are bickering on and off the debate stage to get the spot with only one week left until Election Day, and voters are getting frustrated and disillusioned. Can this all change the way Election goes? From the start, the choices were tough for many voters to support. Hilary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were the representatives of the Democratic party. Sander's policies was targeted for the youth/the future...

Why You Should Get a Flu Shot

October 28, 2016

The flu shot is essential to preventing influenza and reduces its effects if you do contract it. It also reduces the chances that other people around you will catch the flu. Because the flu causes 200,000...

A College Education is a Necessity

Eden Beyene, Staff Writer

October 6, 2016

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When kids are sweating in schools all across America, slaving over papers and straining their wrists on essays to seize the “A” they’ve been burning for all semester, it’s easy for them to slip into the thought: “Why am I even doing this?” Some kids have gotten tired of the routine of school. Some do not move on to college and some drop out in the midst of high school. This could hurt rather than help them because...

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