Leaving Home

Matt Whalen, Opinions Editor

May 30, 2014

In recent years, it’s become more and more of a trend to hate your high school. I understand why some people hate high school because of where they go, but it actually bothers me when people hate North Hills. If you compare...

What High School is Really About

Kara Hoffman, Staff Writer

May 30, 2014

You are more than just a number. I hope somebody at some time in your life has told you a cliché aphorism like that. It was probably in reference to how unique and special you are as a person on this Earth. You are. I promise....

Don’t Forget

MarySandra Do, Promotions

May 30, 2014

Sometimes we get so caught up with high school—with all the awesome things we do and have done—that we forget that everything we know now that we actually had to learn. We tend to forget that we started from the bottom. However,...

The Cost of Senior Year

Christine Sarazen, Staff Writer

May 30, 2014

Senior year: the final countdown to graduation and moving on to becoming your own person. It’s the most exciting year, assuming you participate in most, if not all, school activities, but it’s also costly. From the first day...

You and Your College Roommate

Audrey Domasky, Staff Writer

May 29, 2014

Do you know the best way to save money, test your patience and possibly drive yourself insane? Get a roommate! Honestly, the most frightening part about heading off to college is not knowing who you will be spending the next four...

Biggest Disappointments of Our High School Career

Mike Fidago, Staff Writer

May 28, 2014

1. North Hills- North Allegheny Football Game The most hyped-up and possibly the most historic rival in Western Pennsylvania has not lived up to the buzz over the last three years. The Indians have not scored against North...

The Epidemic of Violent Acts

Garrett Dudt, Staff Writer

April 24, 2014

Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.” School violence has seemingly become an epidemic that is changing the landscape of our educational...

Must-Sees on Netflix Part 2

Mike Fidago, Opinions Editor

April 14, 2014

Silence of the Lambs Rotten Tomatoes Rating: 94% Silence of the Lambs was only the third film in history to win “The Big Five”: Best Film, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Screenplay, and Best Director. Anthony Hopkins...

Switch it up!

April 14, 2014