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Toddler’s Screen Time May Cause Speech Delay

Toddler’s Screen Time May Cause Speech Delay

Ellen K., Reporter
June 7, 2017
Filed under Features

With easy-to-access electronics around every corner, basically everyone has a phone or tablet lying around their house these days. Whether a child’s screen times are related to speech delays or not has been one of the most perplexing questions for almost every parent and has stumped researchers for year...

How To Be A Better Person In Life

How To Be A Better Person In Life

Daisy K., Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Features

Ever feel like life just isn’t following a clean-cut course? Or maybe it’s just been pretty down in the dumps lately. Well, this can be prevented. Yes, this may sound like a cheesy attempt at a generic life advice column, but these little pieces of tips and advices might prove to be quite the lif...

5 Fun Things To Buy On Amazon

5 Fun Things To Buy On Amazon

Vivian W., Editor
May 23, 2017
Filed under Features

Amazon.com is the perfect place for satisfying people that want to buy some unnecessary items and knick knacks. Amazon has no physical stores and is only based digitally, not actual establishments where items can be bought immediately. With this way of selling, Amazon can offer millions of items sin...

How To Make A Teenager Happy

How To Make A Teenager Happy

Bianca M., Editor in Chief
May 23, 2017
Filed under Features

Happiness surrounds us all, and everybody has experienced what it is like to feel this way. Everyone has a different definition as to what happiness is and what it means, but there is no doubt that people have a similar idea about it. However, in this generation, it is almost impossible to find a tee...

The Tree Pangolin!

The Tree Pangolin!

Allison M., Reporter
May 8, 2017
Filed under Features

Most people think that mammals only have fur or hair, but they can also have scales. Tree pangolins are the only mammals on Earth that have them. There are eight pangolin species, with the tree pangolin being the most common pangolin in the forests of Africa. Pangolins have yellowish-brown scales mad...

Why is Pop so catchy?

Why is Pop so catchy?

Naomi H., Assistant Editor
May 8, 2017
Filed under Features

Music has shown that it evolves radically through the ages. Long ago, works by Baroque composers such as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Domenico Scarlatti were it. Today, radio stations are dominated by the likes of Taylor Swift, Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, and many more pop artists. Every you...

Best Celebrity Performances at Coachella, 2017

Best Celebrity Performances at Coachella, 2017

Charis P., Reporter
May 8, 2017
Filed under Features

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is an annual music and arts festival that is held at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California. It is located in the Inland Empire’s Coachella Valley. Every year, an approximate 100-200,000 people attend this festival in order to see famous musicians and art...

Opium Addict Parrots Ravage Poppy Fields For Their Choice Drug

Opium Addict Parrots Ravage Poppy Fields For Their Choice Drug

Daisy K., Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Features

We’ve all heard of the amazing things parrots can do - whether it can be bad or good, it’s always guaranteed to rouse a laugh out of anyone who hears it! Of course, the most famous feat parrots have accomplished so far is the ability to mimic human speech (even if it does pick up the bad parts o...

Greatest Company Rivalries

Greatest Company Rivalries

Kassem I., Reporter
April 19, 2017
Filed under Features

For many years, companies have tried to be the best at what they do. Since the time of their creation, they always reach out for customer satisfaction by trying to sell people amazing products with great quality. However, they would always have a competitor that would always beat them by serving som...

Uber to pull out of Denmark

Uber to pull out of Denmark

Parker B., Reporter
April 7, 2017
Filed under Features

Taxi giant Uber announced on March 28 that they plan on pulling the company out of Denmark next month. The reason for the removal from the country is regulations from the government of Denmark. There are approximately 300,000 people who use the app in Denmark, and there are over 2,000 Uber drivers tha...

Glue Shortage due to Slime Fad

Glue Shortage due to Slime Fad

Katrina W., Reporter
March 28, 2017
Filed under Features

Recently, there has been a very popular fad on social media that has caused various stores nationwide to experience a severe glue shortage. dominating the social media apps, Instagram and Pinterest, in the past several months. The gooey, home-made, pliable substance is known as slime and is made by c...

The Humanitarian Crisis of 2017

The Humanitarian Crisis of 2017

Brian B., Editor
March 28, 2017
Filed under Features

On March 11 of 2017, UN humanitarian chief Stephen O’Brien released a public statement that more than 20 million people were in famine and starvation in countries such as Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan, and Nigeria. O’Brien’s announcement later led to the declaration of the new humanitarian crisis ...

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