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College Admissions Scandal

College Admissions Scandal

Abigail Mestrich, News Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under Archive, News, News Archive, Showcase

On March 11th, 2019, federal prosecutors indicted 50 people who were involved in what is considered the largest college admissions fraud in history. Many affluent parents orchestrated the acceptance of their children into top, prestigious universities. People were shocked to find out that many familiar ...

Ossining Drama´s Production of Chicago: High School Edition

Ossining Drama´s Production of Chicago: High School Edition

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

March 28, 2019


Filed under Archive, Showcase, Student Life, Student Life Archive, Video, Video Archive

Ossining Drama presents...Chicago: High School Edition! Come see this spectacular production on March 28th-30th at 7:00 PM in the OHS auditorium. Hear what the cast has to say about their show. Our brilliant choreographer, Michelle Robinson, was in he original Broadway cast of Chicago. Listen ...

O’Dell Beckham Dealt To The Cleveland Browns

Cameron Takmil, Staff writer

March 28, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Archive

  This offseason has not yet come into full effect as the draft is still long ways from now. Despite this, a plethora of moves and acquisitions already headlined media outlets for the past few weeks. But by far the most monumental move has to be O’Dell Beckham Jr. being dealt to the Clevelan...

Athlete of the Month: Kellen Cooks

Athlete of the Month: Kellen Cooks

Nick Lividini, Sports Editor

March 8, 2019


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Hear Kellen talk about juggling school, sports, and more!

President Donald Trump Shutdown

President Donald Trump Shutdown

Abigail Mestrich, News Editor

February 28, 2019


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President Donald Trump declared a government shutdown, that would be end up becoming the longest shutdown in national history, on December 21, 2018. This shutdown affected thousands of government workers’ lives as they were not being paid for the duration of the shutdown. A partial government shutdo...

Is Our Democracy Deteriorating?

Is Our Democracy Deteriorating?

Daisy Bolger, Staff writer

February 27, 2019


Filed under Opinions, Opinions Archive, Showcase

     2016, a year to remember. America fought and lived through a ruthless presidential election full of convictions, illegal emails, and offensive recordings. But for many, waking up on that gloomy November 8th was the beginning of a seemingly never-ending nightmare. Women, minorities, members of t...

Rent Live: Did It Live Up to the Hype?

Rent Live: Did It Live Up to the Hype?

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2019


Filed under Archive, Entertainment, Entertainment Archive, Showcase

Jonathan Larson’s critically-acclaimed rock opera Rent has been a fan favorite since its debut in the 90’s. The timeless story of struggling artists in New York City has resonated with countless theater lovers. The story follows filmmaker Mark Cohen and his friends through their struggle to connect...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Has Become the Youngest U.S. Representative

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Has Become the Youngest U.S. Representative

Daisy Bolger, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019


Filed under Features, Features Archive, Showcase

Winning the representative seat for the 14th district in New York, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, or AOC, has made waves in Washington. At 29 years old, she is the youngest representative to have ever been elected, beating opponent Joe Crowley with 78% of the general vote. Ocasio-Cortez has been deemed by...

Tappan See You Later

Tappan See You Later

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2019


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January 15, 2019 was a sad day in Westchester County. The residents of the Hudson Valley lost a close friend--a friend whose loss we will mourn for years to come. Our dear Tappan Zee Bridge was destroyed on that fateful January day, a day children and parents alike will never forget. Any Westchester...

Simone Biles Named ESPN’s Most Dominant Athlete of 2018

Simone Biles Named ESPN’s Most Dominant Athlete of 2018

Nick Lividini, Sports Editor

January 31, 2019


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October 24th, 2018, Doha World Artistic Gymnastics Championships. The day before qualification Simone Biles is at the her fourth and most anticipated World Championships. Though, the night before qualifications, she feels a sharp and unbearable pain in her stomach and is rushed to the hospital. She is...

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