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Sophomore Lisa Venckus conducts animal shows, called Hedgehog Hannah, with her family

Sophomore Lisa Venckus conducts animal shows, called Hedgehog Hannah, with her family

Emily Sandy

January 23, 2020

What is Hedgehog Hannah? Hedgehog Hannah is my family’s business and we basically bring animals—we have some exotic (and) some just normal—to birthday parties, festivals, schools and whoever wants us to do a show. (My sister Hannah) started it around seven years ago. Since then, it (has been) my da...

Sports Briefs

January 23, 2020

Hound Reasoning Additional Results, Sampling Description

Rhea Acharya

January 23, 2020

To read the cover story related to this poll, click here. We collected around 350 responses through social media and 120 responses from going around to various lunches and collecting survey results from the people eating, for a total of exactly 470 students in the sample. All responses were recorded using a Google Form. Almost all people who we requested to fill out the survey...

With rising prevalence of early college recruitment, players forced to adopt to recruiting process at younger ages

With rising prevalence of early college recruitment,  players forced to adopt to recruiting process at younger ages

Satvik Kandru

January 23, 2020

This season, Peter Suder, varsity basketball player and sophomore, was ranked in the top 50 nationally for the class of 2022. As a top-ranked athlete, several elite colleges have approached Suder, ever since he was 13 years old. According to Suder, college coaches started watching him play during seventh grade...

With growing presence in media, stand-up comedy becomes more mainstream

With growing presence in media, stand-up comedy becomes more mainstream

Emily Carlisle

January 23, 2020

Although the date is undecided, theatre students will soon host a Stand-Up Comedy Night. The lineup is not set for the show yet; however, it will feature a few different students. Sarah Warf, ComedySportz member and sophomore, plans to participate in the Stand-Up Comedy Night. Warf said teenagers t...

Q&A with Amy Zhuang, current J. Everett Light Career Center cosmetology student and recent CHS graduate

Q&A with Amy Zhuang, current J. Everett Light Career Center cosmetology student and recent CHS graduate

Calina He and Maddie Kosc

January 18, 2020

To read a cover story about the cosmetology program at the J. Everett Light Career Center (JEL), click here. What are your plans for your future career? I’m going to graduate from here (JEL) hopefully before March and then I’m going to start working at Great Clips, which is where I work now ...

Q&A with Jamfest Cheerleaders

Sarah Kim

January 15, 2020

Mia Ferrulli, Interactive Academy cheerleader and senior What cheer team are you on? “I am on a Senior-four team at Interactive Academy and our team name is Infinity.”  What is JamFest? “Jamfest Supernationals is one of the biggest cheer competitions, where teams come from pretty ...

DIY Christmas Ornaments

December 24, 2019