New is not always better

New is not always better

November 7, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, School and Community Profiles, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Mark Nemec The best car award for the yearbook is given out every year to one senior boy and girl. Many people are competing to get the best car award this year, but we all know who’s really going to win. In today's world the 2018 Kia Sorento is named best car today. But the real question is, doe...

Seniors (and Juniors): Updated college scholarship list HERE:

Staff

September 26, 2018


Filed under Senior Information, Student Life, Uncategorized

2018-2019 Scholarship List Boston University Trustees Scholarship Competition- Boston University’s most prestigious merit-based award recognizes students who show outstanding academic and leadership abilities.  Every year, Boston University welcomes about 20 outstanding students to the Trustees Scho...

WNY CONSORTIUM OF HIGHER EDUCATION College Fair Tuesday, September 25, 2018 8:30-9:30

WNY CONSORTIUM OF HIGHER EDUCATION  College Fair  Tuesday, September 25, 2018  8:30-9:30

Staff

September 11, 2018


Filed under News, Senior Information, Showcase, Student Life

WNY CONSORTIUM OF HIGHER EDUCATION   College Fair The WNY Consortium of Higher Education will be hosting a mini-college fair in the Commons on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 from 8:30am-9:30am.  The following colleges will be present: Alfred State College Alfred University Bryant & Stra...

Quaker String Quartet Performance

Quaker String Quartet Performance

Emily Lewicki, Entertainment Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Art/Poetry, Entertainment, Features, News, Showcase, Soft news, Student Life, Uncategorized

The Quaker String Quartet gave back to an important cause at the annual Breakfast with Bach, hosted by the Gliding Stars.  Gliding Stars is an adaptive, nonprofit organization that provides the opportunity for people with developmental disabilities to learn to ice skate. They currently have prog...

SantaLand 2017

SantaLand 2017

Olivia Sferra, Layout and Design Editor

December 17, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, News, Showcase, Soft news, Student Life, Uncategorized

This past (pleasantly surprising) long weekend, lots of OP students took to the hills of Chestnut Ridge for some fun snow day sledding on Friday, December 8. However, this was not the only activity occurring at the Park this weekend. For the past few years, Chestnut Ridge has hosted an annual “S...

ENTER TO WIN TWO SABRES TICKETS FOR AN UPCOMING GAME!

ENTER TO WIN TWO SABRES TICKETS FOR AN UPCOMING GAME!

December 1, 2017


Filed under Current Media Buzz, Entertainment, News, Showcase, Soft news, Sports, Sports Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

VS. February 17, 2018 at 1pm Use the tab below to submit your entry.  Please note the following forms with times/dates: Buffalo Sabres Ticket Contest from The Voice Sabres Flyer VOICE See the Sabres on the Voice ...

Call of Duty Has Changed For the Best

Call of Duty Has Changed For the Best

Andrew Notaro, Staff reporter

November 30, 2017


Filed under Current Media Buzz, Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase, Soft news, Student Life

Have you ever heard young adults or children in their teens complain about the past four games called Call of Duty? Well, l being at the age of seventeen, I hear kids complain all the time about how unrealistic the past few games have been. The latest Call of Duty is based on World War II. The games ...

Get on the Bus: Claire Pawlak’s VW Bus the Best Car in the School

Get on the Bus: Claire Pawlak’s VW Bus the Best Car in the School

Abby McDonnell, Staff reporer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Features, School and Community Profiles, Showcase, Soft news, Student Life, Uncategorized

    What do you think of when you hear “VW Bus”? I asked several of my peers this question. For some students, like freshman Bella Tomkiewicz and sophomore Dan Houseman, words such as “peace,” “hippies,”and “1960s” come to mind- the typical response. But when Orcha...

Homegrown: A Simple Bistro

Homegrown: A Simple Bistro

Sarah McDonald, Staff reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Current Media Buzz, Features, Showcase, Soft news, Student Life

Hot coffee, good company, and smiling faces are in abundance at Homegrown Bistro. In the small, charming village of Orchard Park, Homegrown Bistro found its home. Owner Katie Gordon followed her lifelong dream to open her own restaurant in her hometown, Buffalo, NY. Katie’s dream lead her back here, makin...

To Drive or not To Drive: the driving debate

To Drive or not To Drive:  the driving debate

Katherine Merkel, News and Opinion Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

How important is it to have a driver’s license? If this question would have been asked to a group of teenagers twenty or thirty years ago, the response would have been overwhelmingly positive in favor of earning that plastic card that symbolized maturity and independence. However, most teenagers today d...

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