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Maybe a Rook Can Be King

Maybe a Rook Can Be King

Jamie Galyas, Managing Editor

December 21, 2015


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Rook Coffee, a Monmouth County based chain is about to open their ninth location in Monmouth Medical Center and their 10th location in Holmdel, New Jersey. Rook started out in 2010 when co- owners Holly Migliaccio and Shawn Kingsley decided to start up their small business. “Shawn ultimately proposed th...

Amazon Gets Rid of the Exploding Hoverboard

Amazon Gets Rid of the Exploding Hoverboard

Brendan Squitieri, Writer/Editor

December 18, 2015


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The Hoverboard has become a huge phenomenon that is a popular Christmas gift this year. But, these self-balancing scooters have become extremely dangerous to the point where Amazon has removed them from their online store. A Hoverboard is a self-balancing motorized transporter that moves with subtle shi...

DIY Gifts – YOU CAN ACTUALLY DO!

DIY Gifts – YOU CAN ACTUALLY DO!

Julia Aleo, Writer

November 20, 2015


Filed under Features, Trending Now

It’s that time of year again. You forgot about one particular family member and already did all of your Christmas shopping. Or your paycheck wasn’t cashed in time before the party, so you have to whip up something super quick. Don’t worry, we have it all sorted out. Due to some extensive research,...

A Healthy Snack for Everyone

A Healthy Snack for Everyone

Julia Aleo, Writer

October 28, 2015


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The Larabar, known as the “Original Fruit and Nut Bar,” are gluten free, vegan approved, and always contain less than nine ingredients. These one of a kind bars were created by Lara Merriken, simple thought she hadwhile on a typical hike through the Rocky Mountains. Her idea was to combine simple ...

Senioritis- A Legitimate Problem

Senioritis- A Legitimate Problem

Julia Aleo, Writer

September 24, 2015


Filed under School News, Trending Now

“Senioritis- a supposed affliction of students in their final year of high school or college, characterized by a decline in motivation or performance.” via google. This “affliction” is a very real thing for those of us in our last year of high school, aka me. The motivation to do ANYTHING once...

Apple Says “The Only Thing That’s Changed is Everything”

Apple Says “The Only Thing That’s Changed is Everything”

Brendan Squitieri, Writer/Editor

September 21, 2015


Filed under Current News, Features, Trending Now

Rumors have been lurking around the internet for months regarding a new iPhone and finally the new phones are here. On Sept. 9, Apple gave their annual keynote speech revealing a variety of new products including the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. The 6S will be available in stores Sept. 25. Apple promotes the...

More Than Just Taylor Swift

More Than Just Taylor Swift

Julia Aleo, Writer

September 21, 2015


Filed under Arts, Music, & Books, Pop Culture, Trending Now

Taylor Swift’s 1989 World Tour has been captivating the nation since the opening night on May 5 in Tokyo, Japan. The vibrant 2 hour show that Swift puts on has caught the eye of many- including other celebrities. Since June, Swift has invited a special guest on stage with her almost every night...

A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Sequel?

A Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious Sequel?

Briana Bowers, Writer

September 18, 2015


Filed under Pop Culture, Trending Now

After more than 50 years since the original Mary Poppins movie came out, Disney has announced a sequel in the works. The studio plans to team up with its Into the Woods partners, including director Rob Marshall, to reboot this classic animation with a live-action musical counterpart. According to insiders, the ...

Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day

Kristin DiPede, Writer

May 26, 2015


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What is Red Nose Day? It has never been celebrated in the United States before until this year, on May 21, 2015. It began in in the United Kingdom in 1985 run by the nonprofit organization Comic Relief, and now goes on every two years. Richard Curtis, an Oscar nominee and Emmy award winner, created...

New Ways to Diagnose Depression

Annalisa Leite, World News Editor

April 17, 2015


Filed under Features, Trending Now

Depression is a mental illness affecting five percent of the global population. The World Health Association considers depression a worldwide epidemic, responsible for the deaths of two thirds of 30,000 suicides in America.  Researchers at Northwestern University are working hard to find a way to diagnose...

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