The Viking Saga

Opinion: Kindle/Nook vs. Paperback

Jaimie Maza, Staff Writer

April 1, 2013

In our new generation technology has grown in more ways that most people never thought possible. A new piece of technology for reading is the Kindle or the Nook. It is an electronic way to download and read books. Is it better...

Social Networks

Jaimie Maza, Staff Writer

March 15, 2013

How have social networks changed and influenced teenagers around the world? The internet has a strong influence on most teenagers whether it’s through Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram. Future generations are learning...

Opinion: 2012 Music Review

Mike Stringham, Editor & Staff Writer

January 18, 2013

In 2012, music once again took over the mainstream world. Many new artists have emerged this past year, few were good and lots of poor musicians. On it lists 'Call Me Maybe' by Carly Rae Jepsen as the #1 song of 2012....

Opinion: Saying “Happy Holidays” not “Merry Christmas”

Dominique Zampella, Staff Writer

December 19, 2012

People all throughout the United States of America have different ethnicities, cultural and religious beliefs and, of course, values.  The United States is known for having a melting pot society. People have come to this country...

Opinion: True Meaning of Christmas

Jaimie Maza, Staff Writer

December 19, 2012

The most wonderful time of year they call it. Christmas lights are put up, trees are being decorated and kids are sending their lists to Santa. It can either be one of the best holidays or one of the worst. The good aspects of...

Opinion: Can’t say Merry Christmas in Public!

Ahram Jeong, Staff Writer

December 19, 2012

For many ages, people have said “Merry Christmas” without any problems in public. However, now we can't say Merry Christmas in public to friends, teachers, working partners, or anyone else around. Supposedly, saying “Merry Ch...

Opinion: Nomination Abomination

Mackenzie Cutruzzula, Editor and Staff Writer

October 18, 2012

Senior year should be the most memorable time for a student. However, school events can pose an obstacle for students to enjoy these moments. It is the classic movie cliché: the popular crowd nominates the wallflower for homecoming...

Opinion: Reality TV

Dominique Zampella, Staff Writer

October 18, 2012

Every time you turn on the television, it seems as if some TV network is coming out with yet another reality show. A show that takes a closer look at the way people live. A reality TV show is known for being unscripted, dramatic,...

Opinion: Staying on Track

Megan Namnama, Contributing Writer

April 5, 2012

Every day is made up of numerous paths and opportunities to choose whether or not to make it a great day.  Monday through Friday, we, as students, have the choice to be active in classes or to just 'show up.' With approximately...

Opinion: Media’s Impact on Adolescents

Ashley Obrycki, Staff Writer

April 5, 2012

For the past few decades, media has been a huge part of every individual’s lives. Media definitely impacts the life of pre-teens and adolescents. As technology has advanced, more and more adolescents have been consumed with...

Opinion: Can the use of Social Networks affect your future?

Kayla Miller, Staff Writer

April 5, 2012

Inside of a high school, it is rare to meet someone who does not have a Facebook, a Twitter account or does not use any kind of social network. Statuses are constantly being updated and pictures being posted throughout each day....

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