Tag: News

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,…

The Passing of Fidel Castro: A Controversial Death

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As of a week ago, many people probably weren’t even aware that Fidel Castro was still alive.  Although he may have managed to disappear into the shadows for years, his death, at the age of 90, has finally been confirmed.  Having…

Catholic Memorial Administration Takes Disciplinary Action After Friday’s Incident

Catholic Memorial School, West Roxbury, Massachusetts.  Photo courtesy John Phelan, Boston.com editor.

At Friday night’s state quarterfinal basketball match between Catholic Memorial and Newton North, some startling events transpired, bringing into the limelight the racial issues that we so frequently overlook in the Concord-Carlisle community.  In response to a sexist taunt from…

Flight MH370: Still Lost

Recently world media was sent into a flurry of speculation over the mysterious disappearance of Flight MH370. A regularly-scheduled flight between Indonesia and China, the flight mysteriously disappeared from radar control and then went missing. Pilot logs give no indication…

Teens for Jeans

Teens for Jeans, a jean drive sponsored by Aeropostale and DoSomething.org, has come to CC. This week, until Friday, December 6th, students can leave their own gently used jeans in the collection box in the Learning Commons. Aeropostale, the popular…

CC News: “Extreme Fun.”

At CC we have our own newspaper; we have our own radio station; and we will soon have our own news channel. Concord-Carlisle Television (CCTV), a nonprofit organization headquartered in the I building that plays on Channel 99 and at…

First Indian-American crowned as Miss America

Nina Davuluri, this year’s Miss New York, was recently crowned the 2014 Miss America. The Miss America pageant took place in Atlantic City, New Jersey on September 15. Davuluri, who is the second Miss New York to win in the…

The Senkaku Island dispute

For several weeks, China and Japan were locked in a heated dispute over the Senkaku Islands and the surrounding gas fields. Japanese businesses in China were boycotted and even attacked and now protestors are taking to the streets in China.…

School dances: Why are they failing?

You remember the Signature Dance, right?  Or do you?  The identification-themed all-school dance was scheduled to be held on February 10th at 7:30 Pm.  Those attending were to bring white T-shirts so their friends could sign them.  However, on the…

Communities say “yes” to CCHS

Just last week, both the towns of Concord and Carlisle voted on the plans to build a new high school, plans that would be completed in time for the 2015-2016 school year. The whole project will cost $92.5 million, but…