• First place winner senior Heresa LaForce reciting her poem. Photo by Meghan Yip.

    Poetry Out Loud: 2016

    by  • February 12, 2016 • 0 Comments

    By Anna Powers and Nada Tuffaha  Each year Malden High School hosts one of the largest Poetry Out Loud competitions in the state which includes the entire student body, regardless of grade, class, or experience. Poetry Out Loud had been a long journey and finally came to an end on Jan. 27, 2016. The first...

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    Malden High School: New Principal

    by  • February 12, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Malden High is excited to welcome the new principal Edward Lombardi to the community. Before winter break the search committee narrowed down the search to Lombardi, bringing him back for further questioning. After the further questioning it became evident that Lombardi was the best fit for this important role. A high school principal is...

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    Hockey Recap

    by  • February 12, 2016 • 0 Comments

    While few in numbers, the Malden High School players on the Revere High School Patriots ice hockey team have done well. The Golden Tornado on the team have helped RHS to a record of 5-7-1 so far in the season. The Patriots are led by head coach Joe Ciccarello. MHS sports teams usually play...

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    Remember: Use Your Voice

    by  • February 11, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Over the past 9 weeks, we have been covering big topics in order to make sure every student in this school is well informed and prepared for our upcoming mock primary election. Tomorrow you will all be voting for which candidate you believe will be the best for the Presidential seat. Before you walk...

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    Iowa Caucus and New Hampshire Primary Results

    by  • February 11, 2016 • 0 Comments

    The Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary were the first two preliminary elections to occur in the United States. These elections not only set the tone of the race, but contribute to selecting the nominees for the general presidential election scheduled to take place on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016.   The difference between a...

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    Boys Basketball Profile: Fern Berard

    by  • February 11, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Fern Berard is a sophomore on the Malden High School varsity basketball team. Berard averages around 10.6 points per game and 4.1 rebounds. Berard started his basketball career as early as middle school. Freshman year Berard attended the preseason workouts and coaches saw great potential in him. He began playing junior varsity basketball as...

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    Gymnastics Profile: Irma Kurtagic

    by  • February 10, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Senior Irma Kurtagic performing her floor routine. Photo by Tatyanna Cabral.

    How long have you been doing gymnastics? I have been doing Gymnastics at Malden High for two years. I also did gymnastics when I was younger so I decided it would be fun to continue doing it in high school. What do you enjoy the most about gymnastics? The thing I enjoy the most...

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    Swim Season Wrap Up

    by  • February 10, 2016 • 0 Comments

    As the winter season begins to dwindle out, so doesn’t the swim season. The team accomplished an impressive record of 6-0, proving itself once again to be a top competitor. The top goal for the team as a whole was to improve together in their time as well as scores from previous years in order to...

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    Are the Oscars Too White?

    by  • February 10, 2016 • 0 Comments

    The lack of diversity in the media, and more specifically, the Academy Awards, has strained our country’s morals, ethics, and fight for racial equality. Malden was among the top 15 most diverse high schools in Massachusetts as reported by boston.com in 2013. Students of Malden High School are not unaccustomed to diversity, but Hollywood...

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    Valentine’s Day Carnation Fundraiser

    by  • February 10, 2016 • 0 Comments

    With Valentine’s Day fast approaching some are left scrambling to find gifts for that special someone. But fear not as Malden High School has fundraisers in place to help you out on Feb. 14, 2016.  What better way is there to show your care than through flowers? One of the fundraisers, held by MHS...

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    Know Your Media

    by  • February 10, 2016 • 0 Comments

    The other night, I was watching Law and Order: SVU on channel 7 and during one of the commercial breaks, I saw a 3 political campaign commercials in a row. I thought nothing of this, seeing these commercials all the time; they were just candidates attacking each other because we are getting closer and...

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    Homelessness in Malden

    by  • February 9, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Statistics and facts regarding homelessness in Massachusetts. Photo taken off the YouthHarbors website.

    Malden’s Promise has provided the city with a network to collaborate and communicate. It is funded by a Department of Elementary and Secondary Education grant. They aim to lower the dropout rate and find a way for organizations in the community to come together and talk about important issues. Recently Malden’s Promise has been...

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