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Snow: Pure or Ominous

Snow: Pure or Ominous

December 7, 2018

As you walk out the door, you see a sheet of shiny, white, and pure layer of snow on the ground. The atmosphere is glistening around you in the cold and dry weather. Crunch crunch...the sound of the soft...

Meet Mr. Schultz: New Special Ed Teacher

Meet Mr. Schultz: New Special Ed Teacher

December 7, 2018

Keith Schultz is one of several new CHS Special Education teachers, replacing teacher Michelle Punte who transferred to Howard County Public Schools this summer.  Although Mr. Schultz is new to teaching, this is not his first year in a school building...

December Horoscopes

December Horoscopes

December 5, 2018

The snow is falling, the halls are decked, and the frost is biting. What do the stars predict for you this holiday season? Find out with December horoscopes!  Aries (March 21- April 19)  Aries, you may feel a lot of stress going into this month but keep pushing throug...

Christmas Events in Baltimore

Christmas Events in Baltimore

December 3, 2018

Here in Baltimore there’s a plethora of things to do and events to go to around the holidays. To get into spirit, here’s a list of activities/events that can be attended.  Miracle on 34th Street / Hampden Lights is from November 24 - January 1. During this event people walk through 34th Street, where everyone’s house is lit ...

Finding a Job is All in the Prep

Finding a Job is All in the Prep

November 29, 2018

 With college application fees, phone plan costs, and the occasional food run, teenagers are struggling with money now more than ever. The seeming obvious solution is to get a job, but how do teenager...

Service Learning Offers Fulfillment

Service Learning Offers Fulfillment

November 29, 2018

Did you know that there is another way to help you graduate? Want to improve your grade averages?  All you have to do is help out in your community.   Student Service Learning can even help you improve your achievements in school, including improving your possibility of graduation, increasing your grade point ave...

How to Make New Year’s Resolutions Stick

November 21, 2018

Many people struggle to find good goals to set for the new year. It can be hard to come up with resolutions, they can be anything from getting straight A’s to traveling the world.  Although everyone likes to dream, some of the goals we set are just not realistic. There are simpler goals to make, ...

Is it OK to Think about Christmas before Thanksgiving?

Is it OK to Think about Christmas before Thanksgiving?

November 19, 2018

The most wonderful time of the year is right around the corner. Thanksgiving is coming up fast and that means Christmas will be coming soon.   This begs the question about WHEN it is OK to think about Christmas.  On one side, there are people who wa...

Reliable Wi-Fi Matters to Students

Reliable Wi-Fi Matters to Students

November 13, 2018

According to recent research, 98 percent of students have access to Wi-Fi at home and at school. This means that in this day and age, almost everyone can access the internet through whatever kind of...

Applying Yourself: Common Application vs. Coalition Application

Applying Yourself: Common Application vs. Coalition Application

November 13, 2018

It goes without saying that college applications are a *very* stressful time in a senior’s life. The seemingly endless essays and forms can feel like a massive burden placed atop the already-stressful...

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