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Mental Health Days Can Help with Stress

Mental health has been a popular topic lately, especially with teenagers. Getting overwhelmed and overworked is an issue prevalent in high school and can cause issues such as depression, anxiety and stress....

Grubhub: Easy and Convenient

The days of drive-ins and leaving your house for those desirable warm french fries and savory ice cream are long gone. The Grubhub age is here. From your average time-repressed runners and...

Con: Social Media

A mere glance upon a bustling city, a lively school courtyard, a congested airport or the entirety of modern society reveals a commonality: social media is ubiquitous, pervasive within the lives of...

Pro: Social Media

Double-tap, like, scroll, snap and tweet: a connected world is our reality. Social media allows for a world of increasing globalization, as distance no longer limits communication. Despite the negative aspects of...

College Application Early Deadlines

It’s the time of the school year, where many seniors have just clicked submit on some of their college applications. Colleges that many marauders apply to such as the University of Florida...

Why the Free Press Matters

Imagine where American society would be today without the diligent system of the free press, without the organization of passionate individuals who crave the truth and force accountability upon those who possess...

Con: Teenagers and Caffeine

Bang! Your caffeine intake has shot up if you have given in to the national energy drink craze, such as the mass consumption of Bang Energy Drinks. Per the National Center for...

Tanning: the Okay, the Bad and the Worst

Uh-oh. Summer is over! The UV rays are lower, and tans are fading. The desperate desire for a bronzed skin tone is leading to scary results. It should not...

Pay the Players

On September 11, the California Legislature passed a bill that allows collegiate athletes to profit from their name, image and likeness in California. Governor Gavin Newsom officially signed the bill into law...

Allowances Allow Children to Grow and Learn

The argument on children’s allowance has been present for many years.  What fails to be said about this dilemma is that there is a gray area; it is not...