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2020 Election: Upcoming Events

2020 Election: Upcoming Events

Alex Garcia, Web Editor

October 10, 2020

The 2020 presidential and congressional elections are in full swing, and many important dates are approaching. The election has several upcoming debates, deadlines, and of course the election itself. These are the events in chronological order starting with the second presidential debate: 10/15/20: 2nd P...

You Are Loved

Every day tip to take it day by day.

Raquel Ospina, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2020

In honor of Mental Health Day, here is a reminder to breathe. If you ever feel anxious or on the verge of a breakdown, there is a grounding tip that helps some prevent it from going any further.  List 5 things you can see  List 4 things you can feel  List 3 things you can hear  Lis...

Hagia Sophia : The Longing Prayer

Hagia Sophia Mosque standing upright in between the land of Istanbul, Turkey with 4 minarets, 2 on each side. Photo by Adli Wahid on Unsplash.

Abeeha Zaidi, Managing Editor

August 9, 2020

After 86 years of operation as a museum, Hagia Sophia once again welcomed Muslims longing for a connection with their god on July 24. As they said their prayers under the direction of the Imam, the leader of prayer in a mosque, they were accompanied by Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Thous...

Kinnelon Community Members Support ‘Black Lives Matter’ Movement

The march for Black Lives Matter in Kinnelon on June 7.

Melissa Gardner, Guest Writer

June 12, 2020

Activism sparked action in Kinnelon last week with a  “Black Lives Matter” march in honor of those who lost their lives due to police brutality and a protest against racism. On June 7 at 3 p.m., members of the community met at the Kinnelon Public Library and marched down Kinnelon Road. Many br...

How Couples Are Coping With COVID-19

How Couples Are Coping With COVID-19

McKayla Coppla, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2020

For many significant others, especially those in high school relationships that typically see each other daily, social distancing is an especially hard circumstance to adapt to.

The Final Two: A look at the remaining 2020 candidates

Biden and Trump in their respective government photos.

Will Cappello and Alex Garcia

May 7, 2020

Joe Biden Brief History: Age - Joe Biden is 77 and was born Nov. 20, 1942. Overview - He was born in Pennsylvania, and moved to Delaware in the third grade. He became a senator in 1973, and around that time his family got into a car accident that left his wife and daughter dead and his two sons ...

Tokyo Olympics to now take place in 2021

Due to the spread of Coronavirus, the Summer Olympics set to occur in 2020 will now take place in 2021.

Kristen Matits, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2020

The Summer Olympics were set to be held this year in Tokyo. However, due to the outbreak of COVID-19, the games will be held next summer. The Olympics games will now be held from July 23 to Aug. 8 in 2021. Over 11,000 athletes have been training for years to compete in the games which will now be...

The Global Response to Coronavirus

Confirmed cases of Coronavirus per capita.

Abeeha Zaidi, Staff Reporter

April 13, 2020

So far, 2020 has seen a conflict between Iran and the United States, the Australian wildfires, the death of Kobe Bryant, and now COVID-19. Unlike other conflicts, this pandemic has majorly affected all countries, from school and business closures to medical supply shortages to low-wage workers worrying ab...

Munchy’s Replaced With Bagel Store

The outside of Munchys, which was located off of Boonton Ave.

Kristin Matits, Staff Reporter

March 26, 2020

Munchy's opened in Kinnelon in 2016 and instantly became a popular grill. They served all different kinds of delicious food from french toast to enchiladas to chocolate chip cookies. There was nothing patrons couldn’t find on the menu. “Their milkshakes were fire!” says freshman Cody Joskowitz o...

As COVID-19 spreads across New Jersey, CDC recommends social distancing

The spread of COVID-19 across the US as of March 20.

Ellis Nunez, Staff Reporter

March 22, 2020

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a respiratory disease that is currently spreading across the globe, and is a part of a larger coronavirus family. It started spreading in late 2019 in Wuhan, China. Since then the Chinese government has reported that cases of the virus have grown to tens of thou...

KHS Mourns the Loss of Kobe Bryant

Sophomore Andrew Smith wearing Kobe Bryant’s Lakers jersey.

Heidi Scherer-Blake, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2020

On the morning of Jan. 26, the revered Lakers basketball player Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were killed in a helicopter crash on their way to Mamba Academy, the basketball training facility started by the late athlete.  The morning was foggy, but the pilot, Ara Zobayan, was given special permi...


Michael Koutsokoumnis, Staff Reporter

January 31, 2020

According to the boro website, Kamelot is a municipal alliance dedicated to supporting Kinnelon as a safe drug, alcohol, and tobacco free community.  It funds activities and presentations dedicated to encouraging healthy choices. Jon Ferrari, a 2014 Kinnelon High School graduate, is the youngest per...

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