Missing the seniors again

Janny Oh, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Befriending people who are a year older than you is a horrible mistake. There’s always that thought at the back of your mind. You know that they’ll be gone a whole year before you. Even if they’ll stay in the area, Hart...

Why Kobe is the G.O.A.T.

Christ Keuchguerian, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Kobe Bryant, a legendary and well respected player by many was drafted into the NBA straight out of Lower Merion High School in  Ardmore, Pennsylvania . Although Bryant  wasn't the best coming into the NBA, he sure was one of the m...

Volleyball goes undefeated in Foothill League

Maddie Westbrook, Halloween makes us wonder if ghosts are real

October 30, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion, Sports

Girls volleyball just finished off their 2018 season with an undefeated title. The varsity girls’ volleyball team went 10-0 in league. They have not lost one game in league and beat every team two times-- once at home and on...

We’re killing our planet

Kathryn Supple, Arts & Reviews Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

We’re killing our planet. There’s twelve years left before climate change is irreversible. There’s not much time left before the unthinkable becomes a reality. Although climate change can be reversed, most people haven...

The simple joys of Fall and Halloween

Janny Oh, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Halloween. Without it, the actual occasion wouldn’t be as exciting! Spooky decorations start going up as early as September, the California heat starts to die down during early October, sweaters are dug out from the last winter,...

The best candy

Mai Chiamthamachinda, Backpage Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Loser candy. No one in the right mind wants to walk five miles around the neighborhood and crawl through a frightening haunted mansion filled with envious ghost and blood red roses just to arrive at an almost empty bowl of lose...

Adults Cannot Truly Understand Teenage Stress

Nicole Felici, Copy Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Many adults say the high levels of stress in high school students are caused by a constant exposure to social media and the unreal expectations that it can present. While this is true, it is not the main reason for stress in t...

Fear of the dark

Claire Moylan, Features Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The fear of the dark is a juvenile fear mostly associated with six year olds reminiscent of Boo from Monsters Inc. Because of this, having a fear of the dark is not really taken seriously. However, having an intense fear of t...

Younger sibling pressure

Nicole Felici, Copy Editor

September 27, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The advanced schooling system of today has various classes offered to all grade levels, with courses becoming more complex and competitive in later schooling. While this is beneficial for the education of this nation’s youth, it do...

Great Debate: Is country music good or bad?

Mansi Sharma and Stefani Woll, Editors in Chief

September 27, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Mansi: Country music is an abomination. I have actually heard a country song by Zac Brown Band that begins with “you know I like my chicken fried.” My ears bled the first time I heard it. Unfortunately for me, many of ...

Proud To Be An American

Mansi Sharma, Editor in Chief

September 27, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Over time, the amount of animosity and the gap between Republicans and Democrats has increased. Democrats are against deporting undocumented immigrants whereas Republicans are in favor of stronger enforcement at the border. The ...

A Deep Dive into Movies

A Deep Dive into Movies

September 27, 2018

Opinion