Wednesday, November 14, 2018

School News

National Merit

We all know how hectic our last two years of high school are, with the constant testing and stressful examines. Imagine all that hard...

Suffolk Zone Senior Awards

The Suffolk Zone Senior Awards are awarded to two students, one boy and one girl, with strong leadership skills, athletic ability, and a positive...

Sports

Colts advance to next round of playoffs, face off against Sayville

This Saturday, the #2 seed Hills West Colts will host the #3 seed Sayville Golden Flashes on the Hills West turf at 1:00 pm....

Girls Varsity Soccer Falls to Islip in Second Round, Ending Their...

Yesterday, on a sunny, yet brisk fall day, the Hills West girls varsity soccer team played the Islip girls varsity soccer team in the...

Hills West Boys Soccer Survives Penalty Kicks, Move on to Next...

The Hills West boys varsity soccer team defeated Sayville High School 1-0 Friday in an exciting penalty kick finish. Fans from both schools braved...

A&E

A Star is Born Movie Review

The year of 2018 is known for many of its blockbusting movies, like Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Incredibles 2, Avengers: Infinity War, and soon...

Twenty One Emotions

With an almost year-long hiatus and cryptic social media messages, the silence of Twenty One Pilots is broken. From alternative rock duo that has...

After School Snacks

After an 8 hour exhausting day, the first thing that comes to a student’s mind is: what are we going to eat? Typically, students...

Politics

Why the Tuesday After the First Monday of November?

Although many people are still thinking about the impacts of the Senate vote that confirmed Judge Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, others are getting...

The Future of Digital Privacy

The debate on digital privacy has been going on for some time now. After Congress signed the PATRIOT Act into United States law, many...

2018 NYC Global Citizen Festival

The Global Citizen Festival is an annual festival that takes place on the Great Lawn in Central Park. While headliners are used to attract...

Opinion

A New Check on Trump’s Power

On Tuesday, November 6 millions of Americans voted in the midterm elections. Every seat in the House of Representatives and a third of the...

The Disappointing New MacBook Air

The new Macbook Air was announced last week in Brooklyn, NY. I am disappointed. Yes, we got a updated display, USB Type-C, and a...

No Shoes Required

How many of you walk around your house without shoes on? How many of you walk around your house with your shoes on because...