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Unnatural Fitness

Unnatural Fitness

Alex Littlehales, Opinions Editor

September 23, 2013

At the local gym, I was going through a basic set of exercises that even the most beginning weight lifters would recognize. Then, strolling in like a flock of upright crickets, came four incredibly skinny teenagers, each holding a liquid-filled bottle of their own. Since they were the loud, obnoxious...

Is This the Year for Senior Privileges?

Is This the Year for Senior Privileges?

Annalee Lorusso and Cheryl Nielsen

September 19, 2013

Throughout the past couple of years, Stamford High seniors have tried to acquire various privileges. Administration has been approached with the ideas of senior privileges, but they have a lot of concerns. Some of these include liability, safety, and seniors not coming back after leaving campus. We...

Orientation Disorder

Orientation Disorder

Larissa Martins, Staff Writer

September 18, 2013

The first day of school is always tough on everyone: new kids, the returning students, and the teachers. This year the school decided to make freshman orientation and the returning classes first day, the same day. Normally those two days are separated - the freshman have their day to get to know the...

Village “Gourmet”: A Restaurant Review

Village “Gourmet”: A Restaurant Review

Spencer Manevich, Staff Writer

September 18, 2013

Over the summer a new restaurant opened up in the Newfield Green shopping plaza on Newfield Ave. A new twist on Chinese food, “Village Gourmet” puts a spin on the typical Stamford Chinese food with real chicken, fresh vegetables and great sauces made right at the restaurant. I ordered the sesame...

Syriaously?

Syriaously?

Gabe Bautista, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2013

The United Nations in late August investigated the nation of Syria for the use of chemical weapons. In a 41 page report, the U.N. explains that without a shadow of a doubt, sarin gas was deployed over a region near Damascus. There is speculation as to who utilized the toxin, but there is little evidence t...

Where to Get Your Chicken Fix

Where to Get Your Chicken Fix

Devin Camlin, Staff Writer

September 16, 2013

Whether you’re out for a quick snack, dining with friends, or you’ve just got a bad case of the munchies, there’s a ton of places to grab a quick bite in Stamford. So when you decide where to get your next meal, consider the following factors for just how to make your decision: Convenience, accessibility,...

Ben Affleck: The New Caped Crusader

Ben Affleck: The New Caped Crusader

Michael Nunziante, Staff Writer

September 6, 2013

The current news in the entertainment industry, domestic and foreign, is the controversy over the seemingly sudden change to the Batman persona. It was recently announced that award-winning actor and director, Ben Affleck, will be taking over the role as Gotham’s hero in the upcoming sequel to Man...

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