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  • The Swimming Patriots first swim meet will be tomorrow away against Perth Amboy @ the JCC in Edison

  • Block 3 Toys for Tots Battle Ends Friday!

  • Toy drive starts 11/28

  • Monday, November 28th will be an "A" Day

  • Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!

  • Half Day on Wednesday, 11/22

Thanksgiving: history and traditions in the U.S.

Thanksgiving: history and traditions in the U.S.

By: Christine Silvana, Fall Reporter

Thanksgiving is a national holiday in the United States. This year the United States celebrates Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 24th. It’s a holiday celebrated with food, family, and fun. History of Thanksgiving The history of Thanksgiving dates back to 1621. The Pilgrim's and the Indians made an alliance prior to their first autumn harvest feast. The a...  Read More »

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Week of Respect at Colonia High School seems to help

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Trump vs. Clinton: who will be crowned debate champion?

Trump vs. Clinton: who will be crowned debate champion?

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New teachers at Colonia High School

New teachers at Colonia High School

October 11, 2016

Celebrating the Colonia Pride Day Parade

Celebrating the Colonia Pride Day Parade

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Colonia’s bravest squash the flames

Photo Credit: Zachary Pereira

After being exposed to high heat this shield melted, while on firefighter Vincent Pereira's helmet.

Colonia’s bravest squash the flames

By: Zachary Pereira, Fall Reporter

The Colonia Fire Department has been helping the people of Colonia since 1943 and continues to do so today. The men that work there not only risk their lives to help the community but do so as volunteers. Colonia's Fire Department is home to volunteers young and old. Despite the difference in age all the men come together to share one common goal, protecting the community. Vi...  Read More »

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Recent Student Life Stories

Passion for serving others

Passion for serving others

November 20, 2016

Would you make the upgrade to the iPhone 7?

Would you make the upgrade to the iPhone 7?

November 17, 2016

Student-led Dungeons and Dragons Club kicks off

Student-led Dungeons and Dragons Club kicks off

October 26, 2016

Does the new FAFSA update help or hurt college-bound students?

Does the new FAFSA update help or hurt college-bound students?

October 20, 2016

The work in students finding work

The work in students finding work

September 29, 2016

Tattoos and piercings: bad idea?

June 14, 2016

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My Fight/Your Fight by Rousey is a knock out

My Fight/Your Fight by Rousey is a knock out

By: Sarah Soos, Fall Reporter

"I know that I can deal when things are bad. I can come back when things are at their worst. I'm not afraid of losing all my money or losing my career because I know I'm capable of living in my car and rising up....  Read More »

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Shooting a basketball the correct way

Shooting a basketball the correct way

November 20, 2016

New hope rises for the Girls’ Basketball Team

New hope rises for the Girls’ Basketball Team

November 19, 2016

How to successfully swing a softball bat

How to successfully swing a softball bat

November 16, 2016

Girls’ Soccer eliminates Bishop Ahr in the GMCs

Girls’ Soccer eliminates Bishop Ahr in the GMCs

November 1, 2016

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A call to those who cat-call

A call to those who cat-call

By: Michelle Remite-Berthet, Fall Editor and Reporter

Cases of sexual harassment and assault occur everyday to both men and women. In a 2000-person national survey conducted in 2014, 65% of women and 25% of men said they have...  Read More »

Nov 20

Should college applications have a price?

Should college applications have a price?

November 14, 2016

Is technology ruining today’s society?

Is technology ruining today’s society?

October 18, 2016

Should college athletes be paid?

Should college athletes be paid?

October 14, 2016

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Fun Fact 12/1

Fun Fact 12/1

By: Adriana Daniel, Fun Fact Specialist

Norwegian scientists have hypothesized that Rudolph’s red nose is probably the result of a parasitic infection of his respiratory system...  Read More »

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Apoplectic

Apoplectic

By: Genesis Torres, Fall Editor and Reporter

adj. Overcome with anger; extremely indignant.

Dec 2

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Last minute halloween costumes

Last minute halloween costumes

By: Adriana Daniel, Fall editor and reporter

Halloween is four days away and you have no idea what you are wearing. Don't worry you're covered! With these rockin' costumes you'll be the coolest one at the party! Ev...  Read More »

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Michael Kors takes control of the handbag industry

Michael Kors takes control of the handbag industry

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