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  • Gluten Is Not the Enemy

    by - May 19, 2017
    By SOPHIA ZARIFOPOULOS Fad diets will always exist, but recently the “gluten-free” diet has caught many people’s attention. The main issue concerning this diet is that most people lack awareness regarding gluten and its “negative effects.”...
  • The Case For Sleepaway Camp

    by - Apr 25, 2017
    By KATIE MARGOLIS Sleepaway camp provides kids a fun and safe place during the summer to make friends and experience nature. I believe sleepaway camp is greatly beneficial for kids and that it can give them...
  • Politically Correct?

    by - Dec 20, 2016
    By ROB FLAKS Our nation is divided, and rhetoric is playing a large part in causing this division. When we cannot ascertain a baseline of facts or civil discussion, it reduces us to shouting past each...
  • Funds with Female Faces

    by - Oct 20, 2016
    By BELA KIRPALANI As many have heard, Harriet Tubman, former slave, abolitionist, and leader of the Underground Railroad, will boot former President Andrew Jackson to the back of the $20 bill. Also, five female suffragists and three...
  • Social Media’s Unintended Consequences

    by - May 25, 2016
    By ARIANNA SCAVONE You wake up, roll over and before doing anything else check the notifications on your phone. With no texts, Facebook notifications or Snapchats from your best friends, you start to feel the rejection...
  • 2 Rallies, 1 Personal Perspective

    by - Apr 22, 2016
    By Ingrid Alva The minute I heard Donald Trump was coming to Long Island, I decided to attend the rally because I wanted to witness one firsthand. I went with two friends from school, another friend...
  • Jericho’s New Late Night Hot Spot

    by - Mar 22, 2016
    By RYAN FIRST Third Place, Food- Restaurant Review — Long Island Press  High School Journalism Awards 2016 The Broadway Diner has always been the perfect place to get a late night snack, but recently a new hot spot...
  • The New Girl

    by - Jan 8, 2016
    By ANGELINA LIU Second Place, Storytelling — Long Island Press  High School Journalism Awards 2016 Remember when you were a bright-eyed, bushy-tailed freshman? When your first day of school was a relief that there was no Regina George...
  • Is Using Your Phone for Navigation as Bad as Texting?

    by - Nov 18, 2015
    By CHLOE CITRON Today’s drivers steer toward their cell phones and away from maps to get them from place to place by using popular navigation apps such as Waze, Google Maps and MapQuest. However, some consider navigation...
  • Fans Icy about Islanders Move to Brooklyn

    by - Nov 16, 2015
    By HARRISON OKUN The New York Islanders’ move to Brooklyn this year was terrible.  Long Island fans are facing an extreme inconvenience, making it more and more difficult to attend games. Since school is in session, kids are...