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Cyber Monday: Save Your Time and Shop Online

Cyber Monday: Save Your Time and Shop Online

Kelly Garcia, Writer
December 8 • 181 views
Filed under Features

The holiday season is a time of giving, and during this time, stores give their customers discounts so that they can save money on their gifts. Cyber Monday is one of those days, and it includes some of the best sales of the year. This day is a discounted online shopping event on the Monday that follows... Read more »

Christmastime in the City

Christmastime in the City

Shelby Lapierre, Writer
December 8 • 162 views
Filed under Features

Since the early 1930’s, New York City during Christmastime has been a sight to see. Whether it’s the decorated store fronts, the Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center, Saint Patrick’s Cathedral, or the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, there is never a dull moment. The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day... Read more »

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lights Up New York

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lights Up New York

Stephanie Fragoulias, Writer
December 8 • 353 views
Filed under Current News, Features

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is a major symbol of the Christmas season in New York City. Each year, the tree lighting is viewed by millions on television, as well as thousands who attend in person. This year’s tree lighting took place on Nov. 30. The tree is located in Rockefeller Plaza, between... Read more »

A High School Student’s Guide to College Applications

A High School Student’s Guide to College Applications

Christina McLaughlin, Managing Editor
December 1 • 289 views
Filed under Features, School News

If you’re reading this right now, you are probably an incoming junior or senior having quite the meltdown about that one big, scary, two-syllable word. Just hearing that word from a friend or relative can send shivers down your spine. Yes, I’m talking about Dun Dun Dun “COLLEGE.” For most of you... Read more »

The History of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

The History of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Kelly Garcia, Writer
November 29 • 202 views
Filed under Features

Each year, millions of viewers tune in to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and over three million New Yorkers line up to watch the parade in person. The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade originated on Thanksgiving in 1924, and it has become an American tradition. In 1922, Macy’s opened its first location ... Read more »

The Story of Halloween’s Past

The Story of Halloween’s Past

Sydney Cummings, Writer
October 11 • 222 views
Filed under Features

“This is Halloween, this is Halloween!” This spooky song is heard near and far when October 31 rolls around each year. Dressing up in costumes and going out at night to trick-or-treat for candy is a longstanding tradition, regardless of what state one lives in. Though, when people begin to gear up... Read more »

Falling for the Fall 2016 Outfits

Falling for the Fall 2016 Outfits

Shelby Lapierre, Writer
October 6 • 247 views
Filed under Features

It’s no question that each year, fall fashion lines have consistently taken the fashion world by storm. Besides New York Fashion week and Milan Fashion week, there are hundreds of events that host the designer clothing lines fall fashion shows every year. At the most recent event, New York Fashion... Read more »

What is Coming to Broadway this Season?

What is Coming to Broadway this Season?

Sara Beitler, Writer
September 28 • 279 views
Filed under Features, Pop Culture

There are a number of new musicals set to hit the Great White Way this 2016-2017 season. Some of the most highly anticipated musicals are “Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812,” “Holiday Inn,” “A Bronx Tale,” and “Miss Saigon.” Josh Groban is making his broadway debut in... Read more »

theSkimm

theSkimm

Caroline McFarland, Writer
May 16 • 535 views
Filed under Features, Trending Now

Politics can be a tricky subject. They are complicated, confusing, and often boring for people in our age group. But what if there was a resource that made politics easy to understand, and actually entertaining to read about? Well, there is. theSkimm is a blog that was started by two friends in their 20... Read more »

100 Years of Honoring Journalism and the Arts

100 Years of Honoring Journalism and the Arts

Abby Anderko, Writer
May 16 • 521 views
Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Current News, Features, Trending Now

“Honoring excellence in Journalism and the arts, for 100 years” reads the slogan painted in gold scripted letters that greets visitors of Pulitzer Prize website. Since 1916, when the first Pulitzer Prizes were administered, this award has been regarded as the highest honor in journalism and the arts. Started... Read more »

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