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Q&A With 2015 Miss MHS

Q&A With 2015 Miss MHS

Elizabeth Turley, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


Filed under Events, Features, Profiles

Harbinger: What were your feelings going into the show?  Were you expecting to place? Nurun Nahar: Going into the show I wasn't really doing it for a title or expecting a title. I really just wanted to help out my class because I know this is one of our biggest fundraisers. I also knew that it ...

Miss MHS Recap

Miss MHS Recap

Elizabeth Turley, Staff Writer

October 6, 2015


Filed under Events, Features

  The Miss Manchester High Competition, a traditional senior class fundraiser, took place on Saturday, October 3 at 7:30pm in the Bailey Auditorium. The seventeen contestants and hosts Evan Brown, Jay Dalal, Kyra Starks, and Subi Vogli put on a great show. This year’s theme was “The ...

Q&A With New Teachers

Q&A With New Teachers

Morgan Smith, Social Media Editor

October 6, 2015


Filed under Features, Local

Christina “Chef T” Tartaglino Q: What attracted you to teach at MHS? A: I was attracted to MHS because I think it was the best opportunity for me to ease my way into teaching.  Plus the commute is pretty nice as well!   Q: Where did you work, or do, before coming here? A: Bef...

An Interview with Coach Cohn

An Interview with Coach Cohn

Elizabeth Turley, Staff Writer

October 2, 2015


Filed under MHS, Profiles, Sports

Mr. Cohn is the head coach of girls' soccer at MHS. Name: Jon Cohn   Soccer background: Coach Cohn has been playing soccer since he was a kid.  He played in high school and college, and is still part of an adult league.  Coach Cohn feels that continuing to play soccer as an adu...

Q&A with Coach O’Reilly

Q&A with Coach O’Reilly

Julia Pardi, Sports Editor

October 2, 2015


Filed under MHS, Profiles, Sports

Steve O’Reilly is the boy’s head cross country coach. He has been coaching them for eight years and this will be his sixth year as head coach.   Q: What college did you go to and did you play any sports? A: I went to Eastern for my undergrad. I ran indoor and outdoor track there my fres...

I’m (Fall)ing for You: Mini Apple Pies Recipe

I’m (Fall)ing for You: Mini Apple Pies Recipe

Jenna Leon, Features Editor

October 1, 2015


Filed under Carousel, Features

Features Editor Jenna Leon brings you tiny snacks with an autumn flair.

Mixing Middle Schools

Mixing Middle Schools

Maddie Bockus, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


Filed under Carousel, Features

How will I remember my locker number? What if I get lost? What if I can’t find my friends? These questions were probably running through the heads of all the freshman starting their first day at Manchester High School. The transition to high school can range from difficult or stressful to a piece of cake...

Get Involved, Join the Club!

Get Involved, Join the Club!

Dakota Gochee, Staff Writer

September 29, 2015


Filed under Features

Attention, freshmen! Have you guys been wondering what you can do around the school? Have you been hearing a lot of stories about clubs and events and wondering how you can join or do your part to help plan events such as the Homecoming float for your class? Coming in from middle school can leave you ...

It’s a LITuation with Lopez

It’s a LITuation with Lopez

Nurun Nahar and Valeria Popolizio

September 29, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features

Room 290 was the place to be during Power Hour on Friday, September 11. Mr. Lopez, new freshmen Social Studies teacher, held the first of many Open Mics in his classroom. Students and staff crowded Lopez’s room, dimly lit with lights and vibrating with speakers, to see their peers sing, and rap. Lopez...

“There Are Absolutely No Plans To Get Rid Of Power Hour”

“There Are Absolutely No Plans To Get Rid Of Power Hour”

Aminah Nassiff, Origination Editor

September 20, 2015


Filed under Carousel, Features, Profiles

Manchester High School went through big changes at the beginning of last year, including a new principal and a new schedule that included a novelty, Power Hour. A year has passed since Power Hour was implemented and Principal Jill Krieger shared her thoughts with Harbinger -- the good and bad of it,...

New Year, More Changes

New Year, More Changes

Valeria Popolizio, Co-Editor-In-Chief

September 7, 2015


Filed under Features, Local, News, Tea Time

For the past three years, I have to come to realize that Manchester High School is like New York City—it never sleeps. Throughout my entire high school career I have witnessed numerous changes to the administration, schedule, and the look of the school. This year, I am glad to be a part of more MH...

Welcome Back, Manchester

Welcome Back, Manchester

Nurun Nahar, Co-Editor-In-Chief

September 1, 2015


Filed under Features, Local, News, Tea Time

It’s that time of year again, MHS. Time to say goodbye to long days spent at the beach, time to say goodbye to sleeping at sunrise, and worst of all, time to say goodbye to binge-watching Netflix. Summer has come to an abrupt end and the school year is already in full swing. Harbinger is incredibly...