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Our Lives = An Open Door

Our Lives = An Open Door

Jenna Leon, Features Editor

March 16, 2016


Filed under Tea Time

Our lives are open doors that anyone can peer into, and for most, they do not choose for it to be this way. For some reason an individual’s personal life is everyone else’s business. This isn’t just our generation like most believe, but adults as well. As soon as something is out there for one...

That One Teacher

That One Teacher

Student Who Shall Not Be Named, Reader Submission

March 16, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Tea Time

We’ve all had that one teacher. The one that you despise with every fiber of your being. Their classroom is the temperature of Hell. They are the Devil reincarnate. They assign an unholy amount of homework. The classwork itself is a sin. Well, I have that teacher. (S)He Who Shall Not Be Named has murd...

Feeling Lost in a Place I Know So Well

Feeling Lost in a Place I Know So Well

Jenna Leon, Features Editor

February 26, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Tea Time

We wake up, some earlier than others, earlier than the sun comes up, five days a week, for 183 days a year. And it sucks. Sure, I understand the point of coming to school and how education is important but that doesn’t mean that the structure of it all is right. Everyday, I sit in the same...

Super Bowl 50: Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos

Super Bowl 50: Carolina Panthers vs. Denver Broncos

Jason Owen, Staff Writer

February 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Global, Movies & TV, Sports, Tea Time

In 1967, the NFL and AFL united for the very first world championship football game. The inaugural matchup saw the heavily-favored Green Bay Packers, led by the already legendary Bart Starr, against the high-powered offense of the Kansas City Chiefs. The game featured 17 future Hall of Famers, but i...

Plus Size or Real Size?

Plus Size or Real Size?

Melanie Amato, Editorial Editor

February 4, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Features, Tea Time

Calvin Klein created headlines across Twitter in a matter of hours when photographs of its first “Plus-Size Model” ignited online debate and controversy from profiles across the world. From “This can’t be real? This isn’t plus size,” to,“If this is plus size, what am I?” the most brutal co...

Say “Hello” to Success with Adele’s Newest Album

Say “Hello” to Success with Adele’s Newest Album

Valeria Popolizio, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 2, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Carousel, Music, Tea Time

“Hello, it’s me.” The memes, the parodies, the amount of corny jokes your friends have probably made because of the beginning of the Adele single, “Hello.” While others are still stuck on this song, they forget the 13 other quality songs that Adele released in her third album, 25, which came out...

What to Actually Stop and Start Doing in 2016

What to Actually Stop and Start Doing in 2016

Melanie Amato, Editorial Editor

January 15, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Features, Tea Time

New Year's resolutions. Ahhhh, a standard set of goals we seem to forget about in the matter of two weeks. How many times has “attend the gym regularly” or “eat healthier” been on your list the last couple years? Because let’s face it: You can’t kick your Pop-Tart obsession in 24 hours, and you definitely can’t start becoming a gym junkie with just the change of the year.

NFL Divisional Round Playoff Predictions

NFL Divisional Round Playoff Predictions

Jason Owen, Staff Writer

January 12, 2016


Filed under Global, Sports, Tea Time

Staff Writer Jason Owen shares his predictions for this weekend's NFL Divisional Round Playoffs.

Midterm Tips!

Midterm Tips!

Aminah Nassiff, Origination Editor

January 11, 2016


Filed under Carousel, Features, From Our Archives, Tea Time

Midterms are only days away, meaning the stress in the air is tangible at Manchester High School. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors have experience with the testing week, but this is the first time for freshmen. While some may have taken single midterms in middle school, they have not had the full week of testing. Whether it is your first time or your fourth, everyone gets nervous when it comes to taking big tests. Here are some tips to help out:

NFL Wildcard Playoff Predictions

NFL Wildcard Playoff Predictions

Jason Owen, Staff Writer

January 7, 2016


Filed under Global, Sports, Tea Time

Staff Writer Jason Owen shares his predictions for this weekend's NFL Wild Card Playoffs.

16 Things to Look Forward to in 2016

16 Things to Look Forward to in 2016

Morgan Smith, Social Media Editor

January 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Events, Features, News, Sports, Tea Time

The Harbinger's Social Media Editor helps you plan your 2016 calendar.

15 Key Events of 2015

15 Key Events of 2015

Jason Owen, Staff Writer

January 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, News, Sports, Tea Time

The most important news events of 2015, compiled by Harbinger staff.