My Thoughts on Coronacation

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

April 4, 2020

When I first gave Mrs. Cozz the story idea to write an “open letter” about my thoughts on the Corona virus break she responded with: “Who is it for? Anyone who will listen?” At that moment I thought to myself: yeah prett...

Coronavirus Pandemic Through the Eyes of a High School Senior

Story by Nicole Haberek, Staff Writer and Editor

April 3, 2020

A few weeks ago the Coronavirus pandemic hit many of us with a wave of shock and confusion. The world has pretty much halted to a stop, keeping us all in our homes. Our daily lives are far from normal during this uncertain ti...

CIAC cancels all winter and spring tournaments

Story by Austin Rewick, Staff Writer

March 13, 2020

Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference (CIAC) executive director Glenn Lungarini made one of the toughest decisions this past week, announcing that the CIAC will cancel its winter and spring tournaments due to the COVID-19...

Yes, “Cats” is as Terrible as the Internet Says

Story by Maura Nowak, Staff Writer

February 6, 2020

On December 20th, 2019, "Cats" was released: a CGI-ridden film adaptation of the critically-acclaimed Andrew Lloyd Webber musical of the same name. With a budget of $95 million and an all-star cast, featuring big names such...

Something needs to be done about the upper parking lot at SHS

Story by Ben Fyke, Staff Writer/Editor/Social Media Manager

February 5, 2020

Any student who parks in SHS’s upper parking lot is familiar with its many problems and shortcomings. Every day, those who are unfortunate enough to park in this parking lot sprint out of the building in an effort to get ou...

Billie Eilish Takes Over Grammys 2020

January 30, 2020

On Sunday, January 26th, 2020, the 62nd annual Grammys took place, hosted by Alicia Keys. Some of the astounding performances included artists like Ariana Grande, Billie Eilish, Tyler the Creator, Lizzo, and many more. There...

What Is All the Fuss About Junk and Java

Story by Carli LoPresto, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

What even is Junk and Java? Junk and Java is a little hangout area for everyone of all ages to go to and chill out, sip some coffee eat some pastries. Java also supplies some card games like Uno and a giant checker/ chessboard...

Juniors should take senior year course selection seriously

Story by Ben Fyke, Staff Writer/Editor/Social Media Manager

January 14, 2020

Midterm exams are coming up next week, and with that the first semester of the 2019-2020 school year will come to a close. Course selections are also upon us, as teachers will go over class options for the next school year and ma...

Taylor Swift did not deserve her big night at the AMAs

Story by Christopher Caraballo, Staff Writer

December 5, 2019

Let me start by saying I have nothing against Taylor Swift. I personally don’t like her songs, but that doesn’t mean she hasn’t been successful. Sunday night at the American Music Awards, Taylor won big. She took home 5...