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Government Shutdown Explained

Government Shutdown Explained

John Bolognino, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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The phrase “government shutdown” is scary to say the least. Following the shutdown on January 19, 2018, through January 22, 2018, this term has been thrown around a lot, specifically in regards to its potential recurrence in the near future. Considering the average Stamford High School student doesn’t...

A Lunar Phenomenon That’s Truly Once in a Super Blue Blood Moon

A Lunar Phenomenon That’s Truly Once in a Super Blue Blood Moon

Jake Dobrucky, Staff Writer

January 30, 2018


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After the total solar eclipse in the August of 2017, the moon has once again hitched itself on yet another wild ride. On January 31, 2018, the moon will go full for the second time this month. Know as “Blue Moon," this event is fairly uncommon, as the last one took place in July 2015. One occurs about...

PSA: Do Not Eat Tide Pods

PSA: Do Not Eat Tide Pods

Amy Liebman, Feature Editor

January 29, 2018


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Do you have an appetite for Tide Pods?  In just the first half of January, the American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) has already reported 39 cases in which teenagers were exposed to detergent packets. Why, you may ask? The Tide Pod challenge has taken the adolescent world by storm....

The Unknown Secrets of Our National Anthem

The Unknown Secrets of Our National Anthem

Ravyn Akins, Staff Writer

January 25, 2018


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As residents in the United States, we know that the national anthem is a song that is sung to show 'respect' to our country's flag and the soldiers that defend our rights. Most people know the song as "The Star-Spangled Banner," the song celebrities sing before sporting events. However, it is actual...

The Sacrifices of Being a Straight-A Student

The Sacrifices of Being a Straight-A Student

Sydney Rubin, Staff Writer

January 15, 2018


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Many students set towering academic expectations for themselves when entering high school; in aiming for that dazzling 4.0 grade point average(GPA), they immerse themselves in a rigorous curriculum.  However, when faced with the challenges of maintaining this perfection, many students tend to get lazy...

Hey SHS – What’s Your New Years Resolution?

Hey SHS – What’s Your New Years Resolution?

Jake Dobrucky, Lalith Goli, Sam Diamond, and Brett Lubliner

January 1, 2018


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It's a brand new year - time to make some positive changes in your life (maybe). Let's see what SHS students have in mind for 2018...

Charlie Sullivan’s BIG Truck

Charlie Sullivan’s BIG Truck

Nick Otis, Reporter

December 4, 2017


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Charlie Sullivan has a BIG truck! Round Table reporter Nick Otis gets the full tour of Charlie's prized Ford.

Stephanie Walsh: Stamford’s STEM Superhero

Stephanie Walsh: Stamford’s STEM Superhero

Amy Liebman, Feature Editor

December 1, 2017


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Stamford High School’s Stephanie Walsh (senior) is known as many things: athlete, scholar, friend, student, and now STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) challenge finalist. Walt Disney Studios, Dolby Laboratories, Synchrony Bank, and Marvel Studios held the Marvel Studios’ THOR: RAGNAROK...

Stamford High’s Third Annual No Shave November

Stamford High’s Third Annual No Shave November

Ross Green and Danielle Nugent

November 14, 2017


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Each year, Stamford High School’s male faculty and students participate in the annual No Shave November contest. This competition is held to raise money for men’s health issues such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and men’s suicide. Some of our contestants were asked why they participated...

Freshmen Discuss First Quarter

Freshmen Discuss First Quarter

Rebecca Schwartz, Max Deluca, Amanda Olshan, and Kyhra Serrano

November 8, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, Uncategorized, Video

Reporters Kyhra Serrano, Max Deluca, Amanda Olshan, and Rebecca Schwartz talk to freshmen about the first part of their high school experience.

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