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The Oscars takes a dark twist with poor jokes being made about illnesses which lead physical violence. Was any of it necessary?
Smith's slap heard 'round the Oscar world causes the great divide
April 13, 2022

During the live Oscar award ceremony on March 27, jokes went too far and resulted in Will Smith slapping Chris Rock over a joke about Smith's wife, Jada Pinkett-Smith. Pinkett-Smith publicly announced in 2018 that she was diagnosed with alopecia, an autoimmune disorder that results in bald spots and...

With summer approaching, many teens  seek employment in those two months off from school. According to the statistics about teens and jobs on Zippia, The median weekly salary for a teenage worker is $497
Teens should have jobs because it helps with social development
By: Phillip Falzarano, reporter • May 5, 2022

Some people think it's very good for teens to have jobs because it prepares them for the real world and gives them a sense of responsibility. Working also gives people confidence and other skills they can use later in life. Some people also think that teens shouldn’t have jobs because it often fails to teach valuable skills. Researchers have found that most jobs held by high...

Social communication is a part of our life. These people have shown social skills.
How to be sociable
April 6, 2022
Students question the mask lift
By: Jackie Poznanski, Editor • April 4, 2022

Holiday movie trivia
By: Roopi Notra, reporter • December 21, 2020

Snow storm update
By: Christia Assa, Managing Editor • December 18, 2020

Reporting on remote learning instead of a snow day
By: Emily Spillar, Co-Editor-In-Chief • December 16, 2020

Halloween Interviews
By: Niko DaSilva, Reporter • October 30, 2020

Social & Emotional Learning: how to manage stress
By: The Declaration Staff April 25, 2022

Start the conversation - love yourself
By: The Declaration Staff April 3, 2022

Lunar New Year 2022
February 1, 2022

Spanish Heritage Month
By: The Declaration Staff January 6, 2022

Every nonpareil disease is a challenge to scientists worldwide. 
Nonpareil
By: Katherine Albuquerque, Editor • May 17, 2022

Definition (adjective) Having no equal Sentence Every nonpareil disease is a challenge to scientists worldwide.

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Classical Greek authors gave many epithets to the characters in their epics. 
Epithet
May 16, 2022
During colonial America, witches were known for their turpitude. 
Turpitude
May 13, 2022
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Recent Sports Scores
5 reasons dance is undoubtedly a sport
NHL players’ wages should be higher than other professional sports

NHL players’ wages should be higher than other professional sports

May 6, 2022

Colonia defeats Woodbridge in Boys’ Varsity Volleyball

Colonia defeats Woodbridge in Boys’ Varsity Volleyball

May 6, 2022

Colonia boys’ volleyball vs their tough competitor East Brunswick High

Colonia boys’ volleyball vs their tough competitor East Brunswick High

May 4, 2022

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Pink tax proves gender inequality in the US, across the globe
Roe v. Wade overturned – losing control of my body

Roe v. Wade overturned – losing control of my body

May 9, 2022

Should people go to college?

Should people go to college?

April 29, 2022

School attendance policies getting too strict

School attendance policies getting too strict

April 28, 2022

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In the USA, International Womens Day has been recognized since 1911 but wasnt commemorated until 1978.
Features
Influential women of Colonia High School
By: Sofia Grasso, Club Reporter • March 31, 2022

As many already know, the month of March is Women's History Month. During this month-long celebration, we get to look back on the amazing contributions...

Defining our identity podcast: multi-cultural identity
By: Christia Assa, Managing Editor • April 5, 2022

In this episode, I talked with Taina about her multi-cultural identity. We talked about the experience of what it is like to have different cultural...

Societal pressures & expectations
By: Alexa Leviten, Managing Editor & Public Relations • April 1, 2022

Nutritional POZcast
By: Jackie Poznanski, Editor • March 7, 2022

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Pictured is the Great Pyramid in Giza, Egypt. The ancient site attracts millions of tourists a year.
February 25 - the Great Pyramid
By: Dylan DaCunha, Editor • February 25, 2022

The Great Pyramid in Giza, Egypt is 137.5 meters high. This makes it the tallest pyramid in the world. It was 146.7 m tall when constructed. Erosion has reduced its height.

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10 activities to do in quarantine
By: Christia Assa, Managing Editor • January 25, 2021

Colognes companies along wit perfumes are climbing to be number one.
Become a clean smelling man
By: Christopher Gonzalez , Reporter • May 10, 2022

When it comes to picking a fragrance it can be challenging. There is an ocean of options to choose from and various choices depending on what scent suits you. There are...

Album Cover for Harry Styles New Album.
After Three Years, Harry Styles Announces His Third Studio Album
By: Arianna Angel, club reporter • April 21, 2022

After much anticipation, Harry Styles is back at it again. The Grammy Winner has moved forward from the Fine Line Era. A new album has been announced. You Are Home From...

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The Press in Eritrea
By: Julia Arocho, Reporter • March 23, 2022

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Spilling the tea on Bigelow's flavors
By: Angelle Sherman, Reporter • May 9, 2022

Bigelow Earl Grey tea has a very earthy tea flavor that is not complex. The bergamot flavor is very strong. Though overall the taste is pretty typical. With a little milk...

Margot Robbie is a popular actress known for her roles in Suicide Squad and Wolf of Wall Street.
Margot Robbie Quotes
April 28, 2022

"'Everything happens for a reason' is something that we have to tell ourselves all the time, because it's good to have the idea that something good is around the corner." "New...

Jonah Hill is best known for his roles in Superbad and his comedies with Seth Rogen.
Jonah Hill Quotes
April 27, 2022
Chris Farley is a comedian best known for his work on Saturday Night Live.
Chris Farley Quotes
April 26, 2022
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AP Style Guide - Punctuation & Capitalization
By: Dylan DaCunha, Editor • January 6, 2022
AP Style Guide- Numerals & Abbreviations
By: Katherine Albuquerque, Editor • January 6, 2022
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