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...

Movie Throwbacks: The Shining (1980)

Emily Lewicki, Entertainment Editor

September 29, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Student Life

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick Genre: Thriller/Drama film Rating: 4.5/5 stars Running time: 2 hr 40 min.     In his thriller film The Shining, Stanley Kubrick shows the true effects of psychological madness that one can undertake when in severe isolation. Although its setting may seem li...

Homecoming Festivities

Homecoming Festivities

Katherine Merkel, News and Opinion Editor

September 27, 2017


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Student Life

With Homecoming week here, it’s time for OPHS excitement for the festivities surrounding the week! Spirit Week kicked off on Monday, September 25 and runs through Friday, September 29. The theme for each corresponding day is as follows: Monday is “Dress as a Famous Person Day,” Tuesday is “Mi...

Juniors and seniors: WNY Consortium of Higher Education coming to OP!

Juniors and seniors:  WNY Consortium of Higher Education coming to OP!

September 18, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

From Mrs. Stasio and Dr. Cervoni: The WNY Consortium of Higher Education will be visiting Orchard Park High School on Tuesday, September 26, 2016, from 8:30am to 9:30am in the Commons.  There will be admissions representatives from the Western New York area, who will be available to meet with interested...

THE VOICE FIRST MEETING OF THE YEAR!

THE VOICE FIRST MEETING OF THE YEAR!

Staff

September 14, 2017


Filed under Current Media Buzz, News, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

The first meeting of The Voice, Orchard Park High School's online student news source, will be on Monday, October 2, 2017 at 2pm in room 316.  All are welcome!  Any questions, please see Editor-in-Chief Fiona Rath or stop by 316.  We look forward to seeing you! The Voice staff

Senior tie dye pics courtesy of Senior Class Adviser Ms. Henault!

Senior tie dye pics courtesy of Senior Class Adviser Ms. Henault!

Staff

September 11, 2017


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

Students tie dyeing tee shirts with rubber bands; Casey helped many students with the process; soaking shirt in ash mixture prior to dyeing; dyeing stations with pink tablecloths; students signing class of 2018 banner to be hung for the first day of senior year; seniors leave with their shirts in bags. ...

Seniors: Updated college scholarship list HERE:

Staff

September 10, 2017


Filed under Senior Information, Student Life, Uncategorized

2017-2018 Scholarship Listings Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship – This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing an animation related degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit http://www.animationcareerreview.c...

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