The Hill

  • “The Great Comet” Crashes in a Storm of Racial Controversy

    by - Oct 16, 2017
    By CHRISTINE BAE Broadway’s “Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812” closed following months of racial controversy due to public discontent with the changing of a lead role. After viewing the first performance of the...
  • Instagram Insecurities

    by - Sep 26, 2017
    BY JAYDEN KUPFERMAN, LEETAL PREZELMAYER and EMMA NEWMAN Many teen girls and boys are obsessed with Instagram, and try to portray their lives more positively than they actually are. This phenomenon on social media has led some...
  • “Slacker” Is Anything But

    by - Sep 12, 2017
    By Alp Turgut ‘’Slacker’’ by Gordon Korman is about Cameron Boxer, a video gamer who is also a slacker. After not remembering to take the zucchini out of the oven and therefore almost burning his house...
  • “13 Reasons Why” Making Schools Go Awry

    by - Sep 1, 2017
    BY RACHEL SCHREIBSTEIN, KATIE MARGOLIS, AND MARIAM KHAN The Netflix hit “13 Reaosns Why” has been the start of many conversations and has been tweeted about “eleven million times in the month after its March 31st...
  • “When the Sea Turned to Silver” Is Golden

    by - Jun 15, 2017
    By ALP TURGUT Grace Lin’s “When the Sea Turned to Silver” is centered around Pinmei, a shy girl from a small mountain village, her grandmother the Storyteller, and Pinmei’s friend Yishan. The Storyteller is well known...
  • “Grayson” Makes a Splash

    by - Jun 14, 2017
    By ALP TURGUT Grayson is about the true story of its author Lynne Cox and her encounter with a baby whale. On the day of the interaction, Cox was practicing strokes in Seal Beach, California. Suddenly,...
  • Focus on Fidgets

    by - Jun 1, 2017
    By JAYDEN KUPFERMAN The newest trend within the Jericho School District is the fidget toy. Many students have become enamored with the cubes and spinners, and find them very entertaining. However, some teachers and students find...
  • Super, Super Bowls

    by - May 2, 2017
    By GABRIELLE KATZ and JACKI SANDS A new local hot spot has emerged in the Jericho community. Super Bowls has locations all over Long Island in Sayville, Patchogue, and now Syosset. The restaurant chain is mostly...
  • A Tour Worth Taking

    by - Apr 26, 2017
    By ROB FLAKS Soon after the firing of Jeremy Clarkson from BBC’s “Top Gear”, the co-hosts James May and Richard Hammond announced that they would not host the award-winning show without him. With the current “Top...
  • “Welcome to the House”

    by - Mar 1, 2017
    By MATTHEW ROTHSTEIN, KATIE MARGOLIS, and RACHEL SCHREIBSTEIN The new app Houseparty offers users the ability to video chat with friends via houses which are basically video chat rooms. However, Houseparty differs from other video chatting...