Month: February 2017

The Best and Worst of the Oscars 2017: A Night Overview

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A lot happened last week.  And for some, perhaps a little more than others.  However, whether you travelled to the farthest ends of the Earth, visited colleges, applied for scholarships, played in tournaments, read your heart out, threw a karaoke party,…

Rainbow Monday

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This Monday, students of all grades wore rainbow clothing or rainbow stickers in support of creating safe spaces and tolerant communities for everyone in the Concord-Carlisle community, no matter their sexual preferences or gender identity. Stickers were distributed by spectrum…

Denis Cleary Moot Court Competition First Round Begins This Week

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The 23rd Annual Denis Cleary Moot Court competition launched in late January, and, after a month of research and preparation, the participants’ cases are beginning this week. For those who are unfamiliar, Moot Court is an extracurricular activity available to…

Voices in the Atrium: What did you Do Over Break?

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Co-written by Ben Guth ’18. Unfortunately, February break is already in the books. With school underway once again after the long, leisurely recess, we asked students about how they spent their breaks.       Hopefully, everyone else had as…

March Forward with Self Health in March

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(This article is co-written by Zoe Dettelbach.) Zoe here. I’m going to launch right into it. With technology at our fingertips to an extent it has never been before, it is tempting to restrict our entertainment sources to the countless apps…

Weekly Trump Update: Attacks on the Press

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President Trump’s press secretary, Sean Spicer, recently forbade several major news outlets from a regular news “gaggle,” or minor press briefing. Organizations banned included the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Politico, CNN, and several other organizations. These organizations have published many reports that…

CCHS Badminton Tournament for Charity!

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Two weeks from today, on Monday March 13th, the Concord Carlisle Teacher’s Association is hosting a badminton tournament in the CCHS gym. The tournament will be held “after school to raise money in Nora Murphy’s name for Health Leads, a nonprofit that…

Advice Column: Confessions of a Coffeaholic

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Question: I drink coffee a lot. After drinking a cup I feel good about myself. I am suddenly bubbly and talkative and just generally in a good mood. When I stop drinking coffee my new upbeat personality subsides and I…

The Lego Batman Movie Movie Review

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  After the amazing success of The Lego Movie, which did fantastic with critics and audiences, people have decided to make everything that was ever a thing a movie. We’ve already gotten The Angry Birds Movie, and Trolls. Both enjoyable movies…

Patriots Make Historic Comeback to win 5th Super Bowl

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What began as an evening seemingly destined to end in disappointment finished in historic fashion. The New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons faced off in Super Bowl 51, a marquee matchup between the number one offense and number one defense…