Music for the Masses

Music for the Masses

Claire Suh, Staff Writer

March 4, 2015

New Providence High School's music club, formed only last year, is flourishing under the supervision of Ms. Ciambrone and club founders Daiki Ogino and William Turner.  The two seniors started the club last year for students who have a passion for music.  All students are welcome to join, even those...

A Feast for the Soul

Claire Suh, Staff Writer

January 19, 2015

I slammed the car door closed and slumped my way to the entrance of the restaurant that my parents chose for dinner that night. I glanced indifferently to the dingy neon sign above the door as I approached the building. After several disappointing meals of subpar tourist fare that crushed my lofty expectations...

Disney’s Into the Woods Fails to Deliver

Ilse Sweldens, Staff Writer

January 19, 2015

Rob Marshall’s film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s Into the Woods debuted this Christmas, and, despite its star-studded cast, vibrant musical numbers, and competent acting, it stumbles due to its muddled tone and flawed pacing. Into the Woods combines various traditional fairy...

Sad or SAD?

Sad or SAD?

Gianna Giordano, Staff Writer

January 7, 2015

You notice yourself "slowing down" in the winter months.  You would rather go to sleep really early than have dinner with friends on a weekend night.  It feels nearly impossible for you to keep your New Year’s resolution of eating more fruits and vegetables.  It becomes harder for you to concentrate...

Whether the Weather be Fine or Not

Whether the Weather be Fine or Not

Jenni Fuchs, Staff Writer

January 7, 2015

With inclement weather comes increasingly dangerous driving conditions.  A significant number of the upperclass student body have their license and should take special precaution as the roads become icy and slick.  12th graders have the privilege to park in the 'senior lot' but not without certain...

A PSA about GSA

Caitlin Cullinane, Staff Writer

November 24, 2014

One thing needs to be set straight (no pun intended).  The GSA club is important.  Oh, what is GSA you ask?  You know, that club that not many people pay attention to. Yeah, that one.  GSA is about teens coming together, no matter what they identify as, and supporting each other through the dark...

No End in Sight: The Joys of Extreme Caving

David Hua, Staff Writer

November 11, 2014

Few people are able to comprehend what drives men and women to engage in one of the oldest, esoteric, and dangerous pastimes: extreme caving.  Some know that the activity involves cascading and trekking through miles of dark, tight fissures with no guarantee of seeing the light of day ever again. ...

There Really Is an App for That

There Really Is an App for That

Gianna Giordano, Staff Writer

November 11, 2014

As high school students, we have a way of relating to each other.  Maybe it's because we all come together to cheer for the football team on Friday nights.  Or maybe it's because we are all drowning in homework and tests and quizzes.  However, one of the key objects that brings us together is the...

Winter – and Your Future – is Coming

Winter – and Your Future – is Coming

Kevin Stinchcomb, Staff Writer

November 11, 2014

Halloween normally serves as a night of fun for all ages.  However, this year as a high school senior, Halloween could possibly be the most stressful night of the school year.  Depending on your level of procrastination, Halloween is the last night to work on your November 1 college application deadline....

How it Felt to Become Group 1 State Champions

How it Felt to Become Group 1 State Champions

Anavi Anand, Staff Writer

November 11, 2014

The nerves started creeping in during our match against Glen Ridge.  The school had lost to them in the state sectional finals five years in a row, but this time we were playing them in the semi finals.  Alex Maglaras and I, being seniors and the captains of the team,  wanted nothing more than to bea...

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