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Your New Favorite Thanksgiving Pies

Your New Favorite Thanksgiving Pies

Kelly Garcia, School News/Art, Music, Books Editor, Writer

November 8, 2017


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Thanksgiving is known for having its famous turkey dinners for families to share each year. However, it is no secret that having pies for dessert is definitely the main focus on Thanksgiving Day. Aside from the classic Thanksgiving pumpkin pie, there are many other pie choices that you should consider...

Halloween Movie Night DIY

Halloween Movie Night DIY

Bridget Kane, Features/Humans of SJV Editor, Writer

November 2, 2017


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It is officially that time of year again! The leaves are beginning to fall, the Jack O’ Lanterns are starting to appear, and candy is starting to disappear-- it’s Halloween! Who can resist embracing the spooky feeling in the air as one of America’s favorite holidays approaches? In my family, we...

Stop Hitting Snooze!

Stop Hitting Snooze!

Alexandra Delahunt, Writer

October 26, 2017


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If we can all agree on one thing, it is that no matter how much sleep we get at night, it never seems like enough. Naturally, when your alarm goes off, your first instinct is to hit the snooze button. These extra 5-10 minutes will make all the difference in the world and magically increase your energy...

The Fight for World Peace Vol. 2: Expressing Peace

The Fight for World Peace Vol. 2: Expressing Peace

Bridget Kane, Features/Humans of SJV Editor, Writer

October 18, 2017


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“We are the world, we are the children              We are the ones who make a brighter day              So let’s start giving              There’s a choice we’re making              We’re saving our own lives       ...

A Foodie’s Guide to NYC

A Foodie’s Guide to NYC

Kristen Hunt, Writer

October 3, 2017


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A typical foodie’s passion for new and exciting cafés, restaurants, and bistros comes as no surprise when dealing with some of the best restaurants in New York City. From exquisite Thai cookout to a classic slice of New York pizza, this city of food lovers has joints to satisfy people of all hunger...

Eight Fall Festivities in the Garden State

Eight Fall Festivities in the Garden State

Kelly Garcia, School News/Art, Music, Books Editor, Writer

September 29, 2017


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Looking for something fun to do this Fall with family or friends? Here is a list of some activities and events you can attend in the upcoming season! The Bane Haunted House: Sept 22, 2017 to Oct 31, 2017 in Livingston, New Jersey Named “The Scariest Haunted House in New Jersey” by the Star...

Family Fun for the Fall Season

Family Fun for the Fall Season

Alyssa Martin, Writer

September 28, 2017


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With Summer coming to a close, that can only mean one thing: Fall is here! With fall the season upon us, we can finally welcome all of the haunted hayrides, Halloween costumes, and pumpkin/apple picking. Also, who can forget the delicious pumpkin spice flavored treats? Here are just some of the ways...

Some Advice for Freshmen, From A Senior

Some Advice for Freshmen, From A Senior

Alexandra Delahunt, Writer

September 17, 2017


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Hello and welcome, Class of 2021! This is a very special time in your life, so make sure you make the best out of your time at Saint John Vianney High School. This is the beginning of a new, important chapter in your life. Everything you do starting now has an impact on your future, so make sure you...

The Fight for World Peace Vol. 1: The Little Blue Dot

The Fight for World Peace Vol. 1: The Little Blue Dot

Bridget Kane, Writer

June 1, 2017


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I was in my eighth grade science class when my teacher, Mr. Marsh, put an image on the board. “Can anyone tell me what this image is?” he asked the class, but nobody answered. How could we? The picture projected on the board was just a small dot on a black background. After a few failed guesses, my ...

The Benefits of Block Scheduling

The Benefits of Block Scheduling

Alexis Santoro, Managing Editor

May 31, 2017


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Block scheduling, a method that many high schools have recently opted to integrate into the format of their scheduling, has proven to be beneficial in many different ways.  It has not only impacted classrooms from an educational standpoint, but from a student development standpoint as well. Saint John ...

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