Why my dad means so much to me

By Shane Moore '16

January 1, 2014

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Every day my dad is more awake than me during any time of the day. He is always hyperkinetic because he drinks coffee and water all day. This explains why he is energetic. He is as tan as an Indian and acts like one too. He works...

What I love about Italy

ByTommaso Coppola '16

January 1, 2014

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The thing I love about Italy is that people are more laid back than most people here. Unlike most teenagers in the States, they don’t complain about how bad their life is. Instead, they appreciate the life they have even though...

My Pet Snake

By Walt Reeve '16

January 1, 2014

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My pet snake is as smooth and as shiny as silk, gliding through the mulch inside of his cage.  He has red, white, and black strips going horizontal across his body. He is at least two feet long.  Whenever friends or family are...

I am a pacifist because of greats like King and Gandhi

By Nate Green '16

November 10, 2013

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Perhaps some of the greatest members of society in the world have been pacifists. Two of these people are Martin Luther King and Gandhi. Growing up through school, we are taught to respect these people. I have embraced these beliefs....

Shutdown is hurting our economy

By Tommaso Coppola '16

November 10, 2013

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As many have heard, the government has shut down, but what does this mean?  This means thousands of workers got laid off, and vital government services got suspended. As soon as the government starts working again, the people...

Balls have been banned from recess

By Tyler Yowler '16

November 10, 2013

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At the Weber Middle School in Port Washington, New York, most balls have been banned from recess. These are baseballs, footballs, soccer balls, lacrosse balls, and anything else hard that could hurt kids at recess. The kids can’t...

Lil Wayne is the best rapper alive

By Phoebe Hill '16

November 10, 2013

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Lil Wayne, the best rapper alive, released a mix tape on September 1st . People were anxiously waiting for this mix tape, Dedication5, thinking it was coming out the August 31st. Lil Wayne had to send it to Future to add the ...

Government shutdowns could affect me in the future

By Austin Moss '16

November 10, 2013

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On Tuesday, October 1st the government shutdown because the House and the Senate just could not agree on what to do on this bill to fund the government. After a while of not coming to a agreement on the term of the bill, the ...

Government shutdown is not fair

By Laura Sparacio '16

November 9, 2013

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The government shut down occurred on October 1, 2013 at 12:01 am. Everyone in the government was arguing and debating about the budget. A shutdown usually happens when the House of Representatives and the Senate, which makes up...

Bowling isn’t as easy as it seems

By Art Hill '14

November 9, 2013

Filed under Blog, Sports, Winter Sports

Bowling isn’t as easy as it seems. It takes concentration, consistency, and the ability to know how to approach the pins. You have to concentrate on where to start so you know where you want the ball to go. After the first throw,...

The government shut down is not a good idea

By Jeinajua Reed '16

November 9, 2013

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The government has decided to shut down because we are going more into debt each day. By shutting down the government, some say that it will help the country get back on its feet, but in reality it will not help because there...

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