• Editorial

    CVS v. MHS: Is Parking Really a Right?

    by  • June 11, 2015 • 2011/2012 Winter Profiles, 2016 Presidential Election, Carousel, Editorial, Entertainment, Local Opinions, Opinion • 1 Comment

    Much to the dismay of every driving Malden High School student, it has been decided that the empty building on the southwest side of the school (formerly a furniture store) is to become a CVS. This decision has caused a flurry of criticism, mainly from students who struggle to find a place to park...

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    A Deeper Look At MHS

    by  • January 16, 2015 • Editorial, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Freshman year has come and gone, but I will never forget my first impression of the school. It was 2011, and late August arrived; groggy freshman gathered in front of the stairs of the auditorium and awaited the start of another school year. I saw a mixture of old and new faces, but I...

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    A Generation In Love with Disorder

    by  • January 16, 2015 • Editorial, Opinion • 0 Comments

    For centuries, it has been a stereotype that teenagers are foolish, naive, and have essentially  nothing figured out. While this may or may not be true, in recent years, teenagers have started to embrace this negative stereotype rather than try to fight it as past generations have. It seems that we have lost all...

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    Raising the Bar Ad Nauseam

    by  • January 7, 2015 • Editorial, Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

      Why the drive for a greater AP program misses the mark for students who love to learn… and those who don’t Today, getting into (a fantastic) college seems to be the most important thing in every student’s life. From the time that we are in middle school until our applications are submitted, guidance...

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    Editorial: Snowstorm(s) of the ages

    by  • March 5, 2015 • Editorial, Homepage • 0 Comments

    It was hard to enjoy the numerous snow days since our plans to provide an earlier February issue were obliterated. Our newer plans were pointless after about ten seconds of making them as more storms came around. Through compromise and schedule conflicts, a February Sports Edition was born. The snow may have ruined our...

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    Oh, The Places You Can Go!

    by  • December 12, 2014 • Editorial, Entertainment, Opinion • 0 Comments

    After submitting applications to colleges in Illinois, Maryland, and Vermont, the realizations began to set in and the questions began to erupt. How often can I visit home? Will I regret going so far away? How badly will I miss being in Massachusetts? I have not thoroughly thought about how difficult it may be...

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    To Vote or Not To Vote? That is Not The Question

    by  • November 18, 2014 • Editorial, Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Nov. 4, 2014. Midterm elections. Results: Republicans take control of both houses of Congress, with a majority of 53 in the senate and 243 (out of 435) in the House of Representatives; Massachusetts elects Republican Charlie Baker as governor; our districts’ elected state representatives are senator-elect Jason Lewis and representative-elect Steven Ultrino; Ballot questions...

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    What Are We Preparing For?

    by  • November 18, 2014 • Editorial, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Fear has a nasty ability to cloud our judgment. What happens to students who are afraid of failing? Certain students perform well because they are under copious amounts of stress, not because they have a burning desire to acquire knowledge and grow intellectually. All of our lives, we pursue acceptable grades to the best...

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    EDITORIAL: The Infiltration of Networking

    by  • February 13, 2014 • Editorial, Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    By VICKI NGAN Smart phones—iPhones, Blackberries, LGs, Samsungs—have increasingly become a dominant part of our lives. However, their benefits do not overshadow their detriments. Along with many others the cell phone varieties, they are causing many changes to today’s society. Not texting while one is driving should just be common sense. However, many people...

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    I Wanna Rock!

    by  • April 6, 2015 • Editorial, Homepage, Opinion • 0 Comments

    Ah, Rock’N’Roll, a nutritious part of any complete teenage angst. 10 grams of rebellion, 30 grams of energy, 20 grams of loud. May contain: Challenges to societal norms, strong language, ripped jeans, and soy products. Okay, I am not usually one to beat the dead metaphor horse, but rock culture is an essential vitamin...

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