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    Poetry Out Loud: 2016

    by  • February 4, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

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

    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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    Wrestling Profile: Coach Jeremiah Smith

    by  • February 4, 2016 • Local, Profiles • 0 Comments

    Wrestling coach Jeremiah Smith posing for a picture. Photo by Joanna Li.

    Wrestling coach Jeremiah Smith loved wrestling while in high school and college, influencing him to take on the coaching position at Malden High School. However, that was not his only reason for becoming a coach. During his time in New Hampshire there was a wrestling program that was cut off, which lead Smith to...

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    Free Book Giveaway at MHS

    by  • February 3, 2016 • Local • 0 Comments

    Do you know how to read? Do you like free things? Have you made it this far into this article already? You should definitely keep reading. Abbey Dick, English teacher at Malden High, hosts a free book giveaway outside her room before major, long breaks, in school. The whole idea of the giveaway is...

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    2016 Lunar New Year Festival

    by  • February 2, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    Dancers performing a traditional dance with fans. Photo by Kristy Yang.

    The Lunar New Year festival took place on Jan. 30, 2016 in the Jenkins Auditorium. The festival started at 1 p.m. and went on until 5 p.m. Many people in the Malden community came to the show, including Mayor Gary Christenson. The first performance was the Lion Dance which was said to scare “Nian,”...

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    MBTA Discusses Fare Raises

    by  • February 1, 2016 • Homepage, Local • 0 Comments

    On Jan. 27, 2016 the Massachusetts Department of Transportation had a meeting to discuss fare raises and the commuter rail. The event was hosted in the Jenkins Auditorium at Malden High School. The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) has thought of three options regarding the hike in prices. Their first option would be to...

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    Guidance Schedule Updates

    by  • January 28, 2016 • Local • 0 Comments

    The start of the second semester is at first hectic. Students are bustling to change schedules, amend report card troubles, schedule SAT prep, and finalize college applications.  It’s hard to believe that an entire semester has gone by. “Half of your year has been determined academically,” guidance counselor for Boyle House, Erin Craven stated. “But...

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    MHS Hosts Financial Aid Night for Seniors

    by  • January 27, 2016 • Local • 0 Comments

    On Jan. 13, 2016 Malden High School hosted the MEFA Senior Financial Aid Night in the Jenkins Auditorium. Senior Financial Aid Night is an annual event with the intention of  helping seniors and their families in preparing to pay for college. Massachusetts Educational Financial Authority (MEFA) offers low-cost college financing to aspiring college students....

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    MATV Art Gallery

    by  • January 27, 2016 • Local • 0 Comments

    The MATV Art gallery has been running since the fall of 2002 and has recently opened a new section in Malden’s Media Center, located at 145 Pleasant St. They are displaying artwork by Brunnhilde Stein Costanza, who lived from 1928 to 2008. One of her daughters is a Malden resident and so this connection...

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