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We Will Remember Kate Spade

We Will Remember Kate Spade

Noor Majid, Web Developer

June 18, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, News, Opinion

Kate Spade was an icon of femininity and power; of uniquity and staying true to one’s beliefs. She was a treasure to the fashion industry and beyond, and she will be sorely missed.

World Cup 2018- Preview

World Cup 2018- Preview

Eamon Gara Grady, Staff Writer

June 13, 2018


Filed under Events, Global, Global, News, Opinion, Sports, Uncategorized

FIFA World Cup 2018- Russia The 20th FIFA World Cup kicks off tomorrow, June 14th in Moscow Russia, in a match between the hosts Russia and Saudi Arabia. Although this game might be a snooze fest, this electric tournament will not be. Below I created an overview of each group, with expected placin...

Girls Controversy

Grace GoldbergDoyle, Sraff Writer

June 8, 2018


Filed under Music, News

On May 11, Rita Ora released a controversial song titled “Girls,” featuring Cardi B, Charli XCX, and Bebe Rexha. The upbeat pop song about girls wanting to kiss other girls received a lot of backlash. Most of the criticism centered around the idea that the lyrics are an insult to the LGBTQ+ communi...

Junior Year to Senior Year: Some Advice

Asiana Flordelis, Staff Writer

June 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Local, MHS

Junior Year is definitely the hardest year high school students have to go through. The stress of maintaining good grades, juggling extracurriculars and sports, starting college plans, and overall balancing your personal life in and out of school. So, although juniors might feel excited that they’...

Fantastic Festivals at MHS

Fantastic Festivals at MHS

Noor Majid, Web Developer

June 4, 2018


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

This past Thursday (May 31), MHS music students participated in the Fantastic Festivals competition hosted in our very own Bailey Auditorium. The music groups which played were the Freshmen and Combined Orchestra, MHS Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble, Choir, and Handbell Choir. All students played ...

Khalid Comes to CT

Kaylyn Jones, Staff Writer

June 2, 2018


Filed under Local, Music

Khalid Robinson, a twenty year olds debut album “American Teen” was previously certified platinum. Khalid had also been nominated for best new artist, best R&B song, and best urban contemporary album. He was raised in a by a single mother who was stationed at Fort Campbell in Kentucky, Fort Drum...

Coming Soon To Netflix: The Obama Family

Coming Soon To Netflix: The Obama Family

Tyler Lentocha, Staff Writer

June 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Global, Movies & TV, News, Politics

Netflix has made a deal with the Obama family to produce series and movies for the streaming service. “One of the simple joys of our time in public service was getting to meet so many fascinating people from all walks of life, and to help them share their experiences with a wider audience,” for...

The Royal Wedding: Why It Was Important

The Royal Wedding: Why It Was Important

Kely Maloney, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Events, Features, Global, News

Whether it was the pastor’s sermon, the rendition of Stand By Me, or the stars in attendance, the royal wedding did not disappoint. The cultural impact is huge given Meghan Markle is the first black person to be married into the Royal Family. This was clearly the most diverse royal wedding ever....

Manchester High School Hosting ARCY Live! Event on Friday, May 4th

Eamon Gara Grady, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


Filed under Art, Carousel, Events, Local, MHS, News

In an effort to inspire and recognize the artistic roots of our Manchester community, Manchester High School will be hosting Ryan ‘ARCY’ Christenson this Friday, May 4th.   Christenson will be crafting a mural for the Performing Arts & Communications Academy room in MHS. This design...

13 Reasons Why Is Back!!

13 Reasons Why Is Back!!

Grace Goldberg-Doyle, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Movies & TV, News

Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why was an extremely controversial show. Netflix released the show on March 31, 2017 and there was an instant mix of good and bad reactions. Despite questions about whether the show would continue, Netflix recently announced that there would be a second season. Thi...

Kanye Takes A Flick with Trump

Kanye Takes A Flick with Trump

Pierre Asamoah, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Features, News

It’s is a well known fact that Kanye West loves to to use Twitter. Using the social media platform, Kanye, has touched upon many topics such as Donald Trump,promoting new music, and other random thoughts that he has. West even used the platform to to rant about Donald Trump. ““You don’t hav...

J.Cole Breaks First Day Streaming On Apple Music and Spotify In the U.S

J.Cole Breaks First Day Streaming On Apple Music and Spotify In the U.S

Kaylyn Jones, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018


Filed under Art, Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Music, News

Jermaine Lamarr Cole, Better known as J. Cole has previously broken Drake’s streaming record within 24 hours by nearly 1 million streams. The album was released on the 20th of April. People streamed KOD 64.5 million times on Apple music and 36.7 million streams on spotify. About 66 percent of first day s...