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“Charlie Brown” Musical a Success

“Charlie Brown” Musical a Success

Noor Majid, Web Developer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, News

This past weekend (March 22-24) saw the performance of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown by MHS students. The two-hour show aired for three nights -- Thursday, Friday, and Saturday -- and included popcorn and an endearing Snoopy plush toy. The musical featured leads Max Toth as Charlie Brown; So...

Students, Don’t Miss Out on MHS’s Unknown Electives

Asiana Flordelis, Staff Writer

March 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

Everyone is aware of MHS's sports teams and main extracurriculars like orchestra, chorus, or band, but there are many hidden options that people don’t know about. Tons of clubs, donation drives, and organizations go unnoticed everyday by the majority of the students. Not everybody reads the Week...

Should Novels Like “To Kill a Mockingbird” Be Censored in Schools?

Should Novels Like “To Kill a Mockingbird” Be Censored in Schools?

Noor Majid, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, News, Opinion

Notable classic novels To Kill a Mockingbird and Of Mice and Men seem to have become a literary staple for most American public schools. Students across the nation, most typically eighth and ninth graders, have read, analyzed, and discussed these books in order to gain a deeper insight into the politica...

The Based God

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Music

There have been conflicts in the hip-hop community since its inception. Rappers have been getting killed by these conflicts also known as “beef”. If a rapper has beef with someone they don’t like that person and it could be for any reason. The biggest and most well known rap beef was back in the ...

#Abovethenoise

Kaylyn Jones, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Uncategorized

          \                 “Beats By Dre presents “Above The Noise,” a new [short film] story that celebrates those who rise above the negativity and distractions to become who the...

“You Matter”

Kaylyn Jones, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Uncategorized

  Demetrius Harmon, a well known Internet personality, actor, and successful YouTuber is changing the game in mental illness awareness.  He is known on social media as @MeechOnMars. He currently owns a clothing line which he started at the age of 13 called, “The Golden Life.” Twitt...

Fredo Santana Death

Austin Ellis, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018


Filed under Midyear Stories 2017-2018, Music

Just the other day, on Friday a chicago rapper Fredo Santana died of kidney failure that caused him to have a seizure in his LA mansion home in Cali. He was found by his wife on the floor, unresponsive, people are saying his death was related to his harsh use of drugs like lean which is a syrup with...

The Curtain Rises for the Peanuts Gang at MHS

Cristobal Colon, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Events, Local, Midyear Stories 2017-2018, Music

It’s time once more for the annual school musical at Manchester High School.  This school year, the musical will be a classic; “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.”  Cast was set Monday, December 4th, and rehearsals began on Wednesday, December 13th.  I myself am going to be taking part i...

Cruelty Free Makeup

Jaime Lopez, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


Filed under Art, Makeup

What brands of makeup do you use? Have you ever checked if your brand of makeup does test on animals? Well if you use Estee Lauder, Benefit,      Lancome, Avon, MAC, Covergirl, Revlon, Maybelline, Clinique. You are using products that test on animals. We are probably all guilty of...

#TimeWasUp at the Golden Globes

#TimeWasUp at the Golden Globes

Noor Majid and Grace Goldberg-Doyle

January 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, Movies & TV, News

A red carpet night typically known for its lavishly-styled stars, noteworthy hosts, and deserving major-motion pictures, the Golden Globes is an enjoyable event to tune into and watch while relaxing. This year, however, viewers saw something much more charged come to the screen -- a political edge whic...

Video Review: “I’m Not Racist”

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, News, Uncategorized

Late last month, Joyner Lucas released a new song titled “I’m Not Racist.” Some are calling this the most important video of the year, while others are not so sure. Lucas, who is from Worcester, Mass., successfully presented the topic of racism in a way everyone would be able to understand. The...

Behind the MHS Murals

Behind the MHS Murals

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, MHS

Everyone has seen the beautiful and vibrant mural hanging on the wall near the MHS auditorium. It's hard to miss, with its array of bright colors spilling out of a plain grey robot’s head. Students who stop and look at the painting may wonder about the inspiration behind this work of art. We went to the source and ...