Taylor Swift Provides Coronavirus relief efforts

Taylor Swift Provides Coronavirus relief efforts

Jason Kincaid, Sports editor

April 6, 2020

Once again Taylor Swift is giving us more reasons to be a fan of hers, but not through any entertainment this time. During this Covid-19 pandemic, Taylor has been sending many donations to relief foundations, businesses, and even individual people. This is all coming after a leaked video proved Taylor in...

Miss Americana

Miss Americana

Jason Kincaid, Sports editor

March 23, 2020

On January 31 of this year, Taylor Swift released her Netflix documentary Miss Americana, where she told a story about struggles she has had to deal with and how these struggles have inspired her to let her voice be heard in an effort to help other people. Along with this, the documentary also details aspec...

What to do at Home for the Next Five Weeks

What to do at Home for the Next Five Weeks

Abbey Black, Editor-in-Chief

March 18, 2020

This past week has been, simply-put, weird. We all knew that COVID-19 was making its way toward Orchard Park and the rest of Erie County, but I think few were prepared for a mandated five-week school-shutdown which has now impacted each and every person in our district, along with the millions of othe...

Tik Tok: The app that has been downloaded one billion times across the world

Lauren Basile, Staff reporter

March 6, 2020

As the world of technology and trends continues to grow, TikTok has been the groundbreaking app of 2020. Formally known as Musical.ly when the app launched in 2014, TikTok is used by over 500 million people that spend an average of 52 minutes each day on the app. This is yet another app to add to the tech...

Mia Pandža, Entertainment editor

February 26, 2020

Little Women (2019), directed by Greta Gerwig, was the perfect way to end film in 2019. I loved this movie. As a disclaimer, I would like to mention that I have never read Louisa May Alcott's novel that the film was based on, although, after watching this, I will be reading it as soon as possible! T...

Is Reality Television a True Representation of Human Society?

Is Reality Television a True Representation of Human Society?

Vivian Mutty, Staff reporter

January 30, 2020

As a teen in high school, it is often apparent as to what other students have an interest in. Observing the conversation around me has often clouded my views of people. Though everyone is entitled to an opinion, it is difficult to understand the fascination with reality television. Maybe the drama or ...

NFL Playoff winners and losers

NFL Playoff winners and losers

Jacob Dobosh, Staff reporter

January 14, 2020

With the Divisional Round out of the way, there is a lot to talk about, winners and losers. This has arguably been one of the most interesting playoffs in recent memory. Let's start off with the losers from this weekend; Vikings- Three words for Kirk Cousins and his Vikings: “I like...

The Boston Red Sox: their 2018 triumph to their 2019 downfall

The Boston Red Sox:  their 2018 triumph to their 2019 downfall

Jack Schmelzinger, Staff reporter

November 13, 2019

One of the biggest surprises of the 2019 Major League Baseball season has been the collapse of the Boston Red Sox. After leading the league with 108 wins in 2018 (a total only six teams in MLB history have eclipsed), the Red Sox have seen their win total drop significantly this year and were officially e...

Andrew Yang Proposes Universal Basic Income in America

Andrew Yang Proposes Universal Basic Income in America
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Abbey Black, Editor-in-Chief

September 11, 2019

 As the 2020 presidential election nears, Democrats seeking to acquire their party’s nomination have vehemently spoken on a variety of subjects ranging from climate change and healthcare to gun control and illegal immigration. One individual, however, has chosen to use his platform to bring attention...

Why Is Tik Tok So Popular?

Why Is Tik Tok So Popular?

Mia Pandza, Entertainment editor

September 9, 2019

Whether you hate it or can’t get enough of it, you’ve probably heard of Tik Tok. Tik Tok is an app where you can create and share short videos. With over 1 billion users, the platform has become one of the most popular forms of social media. But why? Anyone can use Tik Tok. The platform makes i...

On George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire and its HBO adaptation, Game of Thrones

On George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire and its HBO adaptation, Game of Thrones

Sara Bialkowski, Entertainment Editor

September 6, 2019

It was, and has always been, the thorough complexities and bittersweet storylines of the legendary HBO production, Game of Thrones, that has kept its viewers watching, viewers that have increased exponentially since its pilot episode that aired on April 17, 2011. By now, after the show’s final season ...

Goodbye summer, and welcome back to school!

Goodbye summer, and welcome back to school!

Rae Owczarzak, Entertainment Editor

September 5, 2019

School is here! Welcome the crowded halls and stairways, the early mornings and late nights, and the endless and tiring social interactions we all secretly dread. It seems we’re always rushing around from either a sport or music event while cramming in six different homework assignments from our teac...

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