• Ask Adam

    Dear Adam: Why Is There School on Snow Days?

    Why should I come into school on a day that should be a snow day?   Let me start to answer your question with a question: What sets the bar that a day “should be a snow day?” Most days which “should be snow days” are just normal days. The amount of snow on the roads on these days is usually little to none. There should almost never be a valid excuse for why you can’t get to school. It’s a normal day! The busses are still running. There’s usually even less traffic, and you’ll sometimes get an extra two…

  • Sports

    Season in Review

    Welcome to a new segment I like to call “Season in Review.” In this segment, we will be breaking down the winter sports seasons of various teams. Next up is the Girls Varsity Basketball team. I sat down with Shana…

  • News,  Opinion & Entertainment

    בית משה

    וַיְהִ֕י כִּי־יָשַׁ֥ב הַמֶּ֖לֶךְ בְּבֵית֑וֺ וַֽה֛’ הֵנִֽיחַ־ל֥וֺ מִסָּבִ֖יב מִכׇּל־אֹֽיְבָֽיו: וַיֹּ֤אמֶר הַמֶּ֙לֶךְ֙ אֶל־נָתָ֣ן הַנָּבִ֔יא רְאֵ֣ה נָ֔א אָֽנֹכִ֥י יוֺשֵׁ֖ב בְּבֵ֣ית אֲרָזִ֑ים וַֽאֲרוֺן֙ הָֽאֱלֹקִ֔ים יֹשֵׁ֖ב בְּת֥וֺךְ הַיְרִיעָֽה: (שמואל ב’: פרק ז’, פסוקים א’-ב’) “When the king was settled in his palace and the LORD…

  • Interviews

    Elan Moskowitz

    Elan Moskowitz (ē’ lӓn, ē lӓn’; mӓsk’ ō wit͡s’, mӓsk’ ə wit͡s’) n. One of the coolest people you’ll ever meet The guy who cheated the system by skipping a grade A character full of good surprises Another name for…

  • Poetry

    Basketball Senior Night

    As our season is ending With this our last home court defending We’d like to honor our leaders Our beloved seniorsCaptain Daniella Rothman Playing D like no one else can Her shot is nothing to ignore Because when she shoots,…

  • Sports

    Thoughts on the Canes

    Welcome to the first ever issue of “Thoughts on the Hurricanes,” inspired by Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman’s blog on the NHL, “31 thoughts.” The reason I chose this format is that I thought it would be very simple and easy to…