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Upgrade: Pep to Political Rally

Upgrade: Pep to Political Rally

Julia Aleo, Writer

April 12, 2016


Filed under Current News, Features

My first political rally did not go the way I expected. The opportunity to attend this rally was presented to me, and I was extremely interested in what went on there. I don’t have an opinion on Bernie Sanders or any other candidates in the upcoming campaign, I went to this rally out of sheer curiosity....

The Duggar Family is Still Counting

The Duggar Family is Still Counting

William DeMuria, Writer

March 22, 2016


Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

This past week, the Duggar family returned to television with their new series, Jill and Jessa: Counting On. Famous for having many children, the Duggar family took a break from the spotlight this past year after news of a family molestation scandal broke and their hit series, 19 Kids and Counting was cance...

UVA Undergrad Sentenced to 15 Years of Hard Labor by North Korea

Dan Saker, Writer

March 21, 2016


Filed under Current News

University of Virginia undergraduate student, Otto Frederick Warmbier, was sentenced to 15 years of hard labor by  North Korea for damaging and removing political propaganda from a North Korean hotel lobby. The 21-year-old native of Ohio was accused of being encouraged to carry out this act by a memb...

The Polls Got it Wrong in Michigan

The Polls Got it Wrong in Michigan

Caroline McFarland, Writer

March 21, 2016


Filed under Current News

The Michigan primary, held on March 8, was expected to be an easy win for Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. FiveThirtyEight gave her a 99 percent chance of winning, while the Monmouth University polls predicted Clinton would get 55 percent of the vote and Sanders would get 42. Yet, Senator ...

Summer Olympics: What Should Viewers Expect?

Summer Olympics: What Should Viewers Expect?

Stephanie Brogna, Editor-in-Chief/ Photographer

March 15, 2016


Filed under Current News, Pop Culture, Sports

Summer is quickly approaching and the Olympics in Rio will be underway shortly. Before you sit down in front of your TV screen to watch all of the athletes, action, and entertainment, here is everything you need to know about the games. There will be a team of all refugees.   One of the bigg...

Oscars’ Red Carpet Looks

Oscars’ Red Carpet Looks

Christina McLaughlin, Writer

March 8, 2016


Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

This year’s Oscars was a night of jokes and marvelous nominations. Other than the awards, the real winners were on the red carpet as everyone was “dressed to impress”. From dresses to fine suits, many prominent designers were showcased. Versace, Dior, Calvin Klein, Gucci, and Givenchy just to nam...

More Caucuses, Primaries, and Super Tuesday

More Caucuses, Primaries, and Super Tuesday

Caroline McFarland, Writer

March 4, 2016


Filed under Current News

In the past two weeks, 14 states have held their caucuses and primaries. The Nevada caucuses took place on Saturday, Feb. 20 for the Democrats and Tuesday, Feb. 23 for the Republicans. The South Carolina primaries took place on Feb. 20 for the Republicans and Feb. 27 for the Democrats. However, that on...

Catch Up: Election 2016

Catch Up: Election 2016

Caroline McFarland, Writer

March 2, 2016


Filed under Current News

The 2016 Presidential Election is definitely heating up. To this date, the Iowa caucus and the New Hampshire primary have already concluded. Let’s catch up. The Iowa Caucus took place on Feb. 1. On the Republican front, Senator Ted Cruz won with 27.6% and gained 8 delegates. Businessman Donald Tru...

White House Dance Party

White House Dance Party

Jessica Ventura, Writer/Editor

March 2, 2016


Filed under Current News

President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama are no strangers to busting a move from time to time, but this week the Presidential pair were completely outdone by the twinkle-toes of a lively elderly woman. On Sunday February 21, the White House Facebook account shared a video of D.C. resident Virgin...

Mob Wives Star Angela Raiola Ends Her Battle at 55

Mob Wives Star Angela Raiola Ends Her Battle at 55

Jenny Loshiavo, Writer

February 26, 2016


Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

Mob Wives star and social media icon Angela “Big Ang” Raiola ended her fight with throat cancer, passing on Feb. 18. She was surrounded by her closest family, friends, and her two nieces Jeannie and Sonnie Detore. “You are our beautiful angel that is bigger than life. I will never encounter anothe...

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