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Travel with Ninos: A Week in Italy

Travel with Ninos: A Week in Italy

Angela Torricella, Editor-in-Chief

May 4, 2019

As you’ve probably seen on numerous Instagram pages, the students of OHS went to Italy over spring break, hosted by the incredible Mr. Ninos. I was one of the lucky students who went abroad with the current and retired teachers of Ossining High School, and I had one of the most fun experiences of my...

Boeing Airplane Crashes: What Happened?

Boeing Airplane Crashes: What Happened?

Kevin Brito, Staff Writer

May 2, 2019

The Two Boeing Crashes On October 29, 2018, budget airline Lion Air Flight 610 departed from the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Jakarta, Indonesia. The flight was headed to Pangkal Pinang. After a few minutes after takeoff, the plane reported experiencing airspeed and altitude issues. The pilo...

College Admissions Scandal

College Admissions Scandal

Abigail Mestrich, News Editor

April 11, 2019

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

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 ...

Is Our Democracy Deteriorating?

Is Our Democracy Deteriorating?

Daisy Bolger, Staff writer

February 27, 2019

     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

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

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...

On the Basis of Sex: The Incredible Story of One of Our Nation’s Feminist Heroes

On the Basis of Sex: The Incredible Story of One of Our Nation’s Feminist Heroes

Nina Foster, Staff Writer

January 31, 2019

Today, young women often find it difficult to imagine a time in which we did not have access to a proper education and variety of career choices. Nonetheless, we cannot ignore the past, and we must appreciate the steps that have been taken by brave women to make tremendous progress toward equal rights....

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