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    OPINION: The Media’s View of Beauty

    by  • January 24, 2014 • Entertainment, Entertainment Opinions, Homepage, International, National, Opinion, World • 0 Comments

    By ASHLEY LEUNG The media plays a large role in today’s society, especially with the easy accessibility of media with television, the Internet and magazines. These sources of mass media allow people to be able to obtain information easily, along with being connected with others all around the world and having entertainment at the...

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    Powderpuff: Raining on their Parade

    by  • January 24, 2014 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    By CASSANDRA REYES and CANDELA DIAZ As Thanksgiving approached and football season came to a close, Malden High School school students participated in Spirit Week events, from pajama day to pep rally. Junior and senior girls prepared for the annual powderpuff game throughout the month of November. The girls were coached by football players...

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    Break Out the Blue and Gold

    by  • January 24, 2014 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    By SUMYA MOHIUDDIN, AMANDA DE MORAES, and JULIE LAM The 126th Thanksgiving Day football game 16-0 victory against Medford was the highlight of another successful Spirit Week. Football fans all over the school prepared themselves for the annual Malden v. Medford Thanksgiving game by participating in a three-day week dedicated to showing Malden High...

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    Oklahoma Was More than OK

    by  • January 24, 2014 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    By JULIA PARKER and CASSANDRA REYES Malden High School presents the fall musical “Oklahoma.” Students, and teacher, Sean Walsh, from the play production class at MHS are proud of the turnout. With months of preparation, the musical debuted on Nov. 21, 2013, and lasted until Nov. 23, with four showings. The twentieth century musical...

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    OPINION: “It’s Not Who [The Comics Are] Underneath, But What [They] Do That Defines [Them]”

    by  • December 19, 2013 • Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    By NICK BRAMANTE Batman: sneaking around and putting an end to crime since 1939. He is the night, he is vengeance, and the greater good; right? Many of us like to believe that characters such as everybody’s favorite black-clad bat are as simple as black and white. As simple, as defining characteristics such as...

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    OPINION: A Nation on Fire ( བོད་རང་བཙན )

    by  • December 19, 2013 • Homepage, International, Opinion, World • 0 Comments

    By TENZIN DORJEE What is self-immolation? It is an extreme act of protest by lighting oneself on fire when all other methods of resistance seem futile. The first self-immolation in Tibet happened following the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Now over 100 self-immolations have occurred, each martyr crying out for the freedom of Tibet. These freedom...

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    MHS Bids Altovino Farewell

    by  • December 3, 2013 • Homepage • 1 Comment

    By FELICIA FALLANO After many years of educating and motivating students to achieve their highest goals, Josephine Altovino is now retiring and saying goodbye to Malden High School. In 1978, Altovino’s career began in Brockton High School. Over the years, she has taught at Tufts University, Forestdale Elementary School, and other schools. However, MHS...

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    You Snow You Wanna Try This

    by  • December 2, 2013 • Homepage • 0 Comments

    By KARINA MATOS The cold air is here and so is winter. That can only mean one thing, snow. Whether it snows this year or not, here are two crafts that will prepare you for (hopefully) a white Christmas (or Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, etc.).  SNOW GLOBE: (no liquid)  Supplies: – Mason Jar -Hot glue gun...

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    American Rippers: 19 Years Later

    by  • December 19, 2013 • Homepage, National, World • 0 Comments

     By ANDREW COGLIANO When murder and prostitutes mix, one usually thinks of the infamous Jack the Ripper, who terrorized the streets of London in the late 1800’s. But recently, in the quiet military town of Oak Grove, Kentucky, the cold case regarding the slaying of two prostitutes has now been reopened. The prime suspects...

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