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  • Arts High School is coming today at 10:00 am - Friday, October 20th

  • The Spanish Honor Society Induction ceremony is Thursday October 26th

  • Colonia takes on J.P. Stevens in their last home game this Friday at 7pm

  • This Friday is Senor Night for Football players and Cheerleaders

The Hobbit is worth the read

June 6, 2017

Filed under Book Reviews

Growing up I watched all of the Lord of The Rings movies. They are one of my favorite movie series and most I know love those movies. I never read a Lord of the Rings book until I saw the Hobbit trailer. My father suggested I read the book before seeing the movie. That was a very good idea. I believed the movie was really good but the book was even better. The Hobbit was writ...

Amanda Sun creates an enchanting world of “Ink”

By: Manuela Martinez, Spring Editor/Reporter

May 29, 2017

Filed under Book Reviews, Entertainment

If you've ever wanted to travel to Japan but may have been held back by time, money, or life in general, pick up "Ink: Paper Gods #1" by Amanda Sun. "Ink" takes place in Shizuoka, Japan where Katie Greene has just moved.  Away from everything once familiar and sent to live with her aunt, Katie can't seem to adjust. Life for a gaijin (foreigner) in Japan can be quite ...

Review: Story of a Sociopath by Julia Navaro gives a fright

Review: Story of a Sociopath by Julia Navaro gives a fright

By: Patrick Coveny, Spring Reporter

May 29, 2017

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Julia Navaro, a seasoned author with more than ten novels to her name, has gifted us with another provocative page-turner. Her newest publication, Story o...

Why you should believe in your zodiac sign

Why you should believe in your zodiac sign

May 29, 2017

After reading that title you may have just squealed with excitement, or groaned inwardly. For those of you that are excited, welcome to the article that...

Riverdale vs Archie Comics: What’s Different?

Riverdale vs Archie Comics: What’s Different?

May 29, 2017

Riverdale, a show based on the 1940s comic series Archie, named after the main character, stars KJ Apa (Archie Andrews), Lili Reinhart (Betty Cooper), Camila Mendes ...

Alter History with The Axis Of Time

Alter History with The Axis Of Time

May 19, 2017

You will become immersed in the technological thrill and pure destruction of twenty first century weaponry taking on the most powerful weapons of the contemporary era.

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The Alchemist encourages chasing a dream

The Alchemist encourages chasing a dream

By: Jeremy Prieto, Spring Reporter

May 15, 2017

Filed under Book Reviews

The Alchemist is a book written by Paulo Coelho a brazilian lyricist and novelist. Some of his works are warrior of the light, eleven minutes, Veronika d...

Be You, Be Every Exquisite Thing captures teen romance

Be You, Be Every Exquisite Thing captures teen romance

By: Afrah Momin, Spring Reporter

May 11, 2017

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Matthew Quick's Every Exquisite Thing was released on May 10, 2016, and received a 4.5/5 rating from Barnes & Noble. Every Exquisite Thing focuses on a girl named Nanette O' Hare. Nanette is an extraordinary soccer player, and is academ...

Asking For It raises questions about society

By: Alivia Taveras, Spring Reporter

May 11, 2017

Filed under Book Reviews, Entertainment

As school is coming closer to an end not many teens are reading for enjoyment but that doesn't mean that there aren't any good books on the market. A good book that is out now is Asking for It by Louise O'Neill. Asking for it is a book about an 18 year old girl, Emma O’Donovan in an Irish town. Desperate to prove people wrong, she does something almost out of charact...

Everything, Everything is everything you want in a love story

Everything, Everything is everything you want in a love story

May 9, 2017

In 2015, the book Everything, Everything was written by Nicola Yoon. On May 19, 2017 the movie version of this book will be released. The book is ...

Why “The Other Einstein” is an important read for everyone

Why “The Other Einstein” is an important read for everyone

By: Manuela Martinez, Spring Reporter and Editor

May 7, 2017

Filed under Book Reviews

Most if not all of the world is familiar with Albert Einstein, one of history's most brilliant and accomplished scientists. Many agree his work turned...

Why 13 reasons is the most talked about series

Why 13 reasons is the most talked about series

May 7, 2017

The Netflix original series is making waves all over social media for all the right reasons. On March 31st 2017 Netflix released Thirteen Reasons ...

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