The Birds are Back

Max Rollfinke, Sports Editor and Features Editor

October 1, 2014

After 14 consecutive losing seasons, the Orioles finally turned it around in 2012, reaching the postseason as a Wild Card team and winning their one game playoff to reach the Divisional... READ MORE »»

Eat, Sleep, Rave, Repeat

Julia Pascale

October 1, 2014

Every era can be marked by a genre of music. Electronic Dance Music (EDM) is currently all the rave (pun intended). Recently, teenagers and adults alike have started to attend... READ MORE »»

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One Month into iPad 1:1

Madalynn Williams, Opinion Editor

October 1, 2014

Believe me, when I found out we would get iPads for the school year of 2014-2015 I was beyond frustrated. In a few months I would receive another device with more distractions,... READ MORE »»

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Introducing Dr. Newton

Anna Fedder, Social Media Director

October 1, 2014

This year, Friends welcomes Dr. Newton, a new Chemistry and Biology teacher. Ever since Mr. Drews and Mr. Wright retired 3 years ago, no new teacher has survived more than a year.... READ MORE »»


Saying Goodbye to Ms. Montrie

Nina Dietz, Online Editor

October 1, 2014

The first time I met Ms. Motrie was when she visited our fifth grade class during the civil war unit.  She was, of course, doing a reanactment.  She was amazing, never breaking... READ MORE »»

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“There’s More to Every Story”

Max Rollfinke, New and Features Editor, Sports Editor

October 1, 2014

NEWS FLASH – The Newseum in Washington DC, which chronicles the history of news and journalism, is the hottest museum around.  It represents newspapers, TV news and photography... READ MORE »»

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Apps We’d Like to See…..

Steve McManus

September 30, 2014


A Summer of Service, Friendship, and Tastes of Freedom

Nina Dietz, Online Editor, Staff Photographer

September 29, 2014

Ah, Summer.  That splendiferious (yes I do realize that is not a word, but it should be) time of year when we ditch our school books and hit the beach.  Hair gets lighter, days... READ MORE »»

Arts and Culture

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Country Sweetheart to Pop Princess

Anna Fedder, Social Media Director

Taylor Swift debuted as country music’s newest starlet in 2006 with the release of her self-titled album, Taylor Swift. Eight years later; Swift is one of the world’s... read story

October 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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High School, International Style

High School, International Style

Nina Dietz, Online Editor

I met Claire Qiao at the start of sophomore year soon after she arrived here and we quickly became friends.  Now one year out she is a veteran of the Chinese transfer student... read story

October 2, 2014 • 0 comments

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NFL Mishandled Ray Rice’s Case

Henry Gantt

He dragged the body out and prodded at her languid limbs as the automatically closing elevator stuttered on the limp body, opening and closing repeatedly. Baltimore Ravens... read story

October 1, 2014 • 0 comments

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