Produced by: LeeAnn Frank, Jackson Hart, Michael Hopkins, Emily Leppala, and John Vianello.
Students from Vanguard High School’s award-winning 2011 team recount last convention’s experience, and senior Rachel Wilson asks for help to go to the 2012 convention.
Produced by: Michael Fisher and Melissa Jamian A story of a kid who is looking everywhere for milk.
This book, by Mark Haddon, is written in the point of view of a teenage boy, Christopher Francis Boone, who lives with his widowed father in Swindon, England. He knows all the countries in the world and their capital cities, every prime number up to 7,057, and can beat Minesweeper on Expert in 99 seconds. Obviously, Christopher is not your average teenager. Though it is never made clear exactly what makes Christopher different, he mentions that he goes to a special needs school. However, Christopher is scheduled to take his A-levels (similar to American AP exams) in physics and mathematics….
Everyone complains about Ocala, but when the holidays come around there are an abundance of activities that you can enjoy. Every night downtown, the square is illuminated by thousands of Christmas lights. You can stroll down the street and gaze at the beautiful lights, or maybe even grab a cup of hot cocoa from Starbucks. If you’re feeling really adventurous you could even take a trip around the ferris wheel. It’s open every night and only costs 2 dollars to ride. It provides a unique view of the lights and Christmas tree, as well as the buildings like you’ve never…
By Amy Koss, Side Effects follows the story of Izzy Miller, a fifteen year old girl with Stage IV Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Told from Izzy’s point of view, we see into the mind of a scathingly sarcastic, self-depreciating, but hilarious cancer-ridden teen, simply trying to stay sane. Readers first meet Izzy on a normal morning of a normal day. When she angrily points out to her mother that the glands on her neck are still swollen from a long-ago bout of flu, her mother agrees to take her to her pediatrician. Izzy is pleased, only because a doctor’s appointment might “eat…
A review on downtown’s Mojo Grill. Read and get discounts on amazing food, what more can you ask for?
A music review on a famous UK hip-hop group, dan le sac Vs Sroobius Pip. Does their name make you smile? Wait ’til you hear the rest.
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