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Factors to Consider When Making the College Decision

Factors to Consider When Making the College Decision

Grace Goldberg, Staff Reporter

June 6, 2019


Filed under School News, Showcase, Uncategorized

Choosing a college to attend is an exciting but stressful experience for many high school students. Although most students are eager to begin this new and exciting stage in their lives, it is often difficult to make the final college decision. There are numerous factors to consider when selecting a college,...

Summer Awaits! What Will You Do?

Summer Awaits! What Will You Do?

Camille Balo, Editor-in-Chief, Editor of STEM

May 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Sweet ocean breezes while relaxing on the oceanfront, reclining back and reading your favorite book in the peaceful nature, hanging out with your closest friends, with summer just around the corner (only a month away!), what will you do?   Well, for those who have no clue what to do over summer break, h...

Opinion-Editorial: Lose-Lose Situation?

Opinion-Editorial: Lose-Lose Situation?

Ethan Burt, Sports and Features Editor

May 21, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The United States and China gear up for a renewal of the trade war previously placed on hold since December. In the face of this resurgence, many fear the implications of a trade war while others applaud President Donald Trump for taking a stand against China’s unfair practices. The question that be...

“Walking Dead” Stumbles in Viewers, Rises in Ratings

“Walking Dead” Stumbles in Viewers, Rises in Ratings

Ricky Daniele, Staff Reporter

May 21, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Ever since season nine of  “The Walking Dead” first aired, ratings have climbed through the roof, but viewers fall nearly fifty percent from last season. The season eight premiere, which aired on Oct.22 of 2017, had 11.44 million viewers while the season nine premiere, which aired just last October,...

Studying 101: Finals Season

Studying 101: Finals Season

Raquel Ospina, Staff Reporter

May 21, 2019


Filed under School News, Showcase

The school year is coming to an end, but it is still important to keep your study game sharp for finals. These exams creep up on students each year and can seem overwhelming. Thankfully, KHS students who have already experienced finals are willing to give their top tips for studying. The last thin...

NBA Playoff Predictions Analysis

NBA Playoff Predictions Analysis

Devon Diamante and Keifer Kowalczyk

May 10, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

It’s been thirteen long years. Stars were born. Legends were made. Icons became iconic. Dynasties started, dynasties ended. And for the first time in 13 years, LeBron James will not be in the NBA playoffs. He has made the finals eight seasons in a row and acquired three championships during that span.   However,...

Kinnelon High School College Athletes

Kinnelon High School College Athletes

Brian Lane, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

At Kinnelon High School, academic excellence is a standard. Musical excellence is a standard. And of course, so is athletic excellence. For the class of 2019, there are many athletes who are taking their skills to the next level. From schools with 2,000 students to schools with 25,000 students, Kinnelon...

‘They Both Die At The End’ Book Review

‘They Both Die At The End’ Book Review

Daniel Yu, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase, Uncategorized

“And you, my father, there on the sad height, curse, bless, me now with your fierce tears, I pray. Do not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage, against the dying of the light.” ~Dylan Thomas   Life. Death. As a duality of nature, life constitutes our existence, while death defines...

Riding With The Wind: Camille Balo

Riding With The Wind: Camille Balo

Daniel Yu, Staff Reporter

May 10, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase

The horse’s hooves dash across the ground, beating hard upon the earth with a steady cadence. His rider, Camille Balo, almost grins in delight. It’s exhilarating — man and beast united as one, gliding over the worn grass. A gust of wind follows them, tearing dust clouds as they rush by. Up ahead, a ...

Avengers: Endgame (2019) Review

Avengers: Endgame (2019) Review

Rocco Damiano, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Avengers, assemble! If you thought it couldn’t get any more shocking than Infinity War, then you’re in for a big surprise. Endgame is many things, but underwhelming or disappointing, is certainly not. As the culmination of the Infinity Saga of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, this behemoth of a blockbuster...

Hozier’s Newest Album Captures Hearts of Fans

Hozier’s Newest Album Captures Hearts of Fans

McKayla Coppla, Staff Reporter

May 9, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

When sulking on a gloomy day, assumingly forced to listen to nothing except the raindrop’s clatter rapidly falling from the sky, the perfect cure for the listeners wallowing is none other than Hozier’s new album, “Wasteland, Baby!”. Delivering just as dreary and dark of a vibe as he accomplished...

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