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The Ultimate Thank You: Veterans Day at Barnstable Town Hall

Skylar Bowman, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

Filed under Features, News, Showcase

November 11th, Veterans Day, is classically known to Americans as a day to give thanks to Veterans that have served the United States, but on this Veterans Day, a town hall event reached beyond that. It invited average ci...

Class Committees Speak For Students

Maeve Bedenkop, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

Do you know the group representing your ideas; the people in charge of making fundraisers and dances happen for your class? The 2019 and 2018 class committees are student run groups responsible for planning events for the junior...

Amazon Buys Whole Foods

Andrew Botolino, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

Amazon is not satisfied with their domination of online shopping. Now, they have set sight on the food and grocery industry, purchasing Whole Foods, one of the leaders in organic and natural groceries, and on August 28, Whole...

Hot Button: Could North Korean Missles Reach the East Coast?

Lilly Mathieu, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

It is only 6,602 miles, the stretch from the North Korean coast to the city of Boston, Massachusetts. 6,602 miles is approximately 100 miles greater than the North Korean ballistic missile’s maximum range. Teachers and students...

DACA Impacts Felt Locally

Emma Needham, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

What is DACA? Many misconceptions about who and what DACA covers float around the internet, as all things do. DACA, or Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, was “an immigration policy that allowed some individuals who entered...

BHS Water Troubles

Grace Kilroy, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017

Filed under News

Everyone knows the feeling: those awful days when you’re in desperate need of water and you’re forced to turn towards the “gross” school water bubblers. Current Barnstable High School senior Olivia Price doesn’t want...

Michael Flynn’s Involvement with Russia

Brendan W. Clark, Staff Writer

April 6, 2017

Filed under News

Towards the end of the Presidential election season, it became apparent that the Russian government played some role in tampering with the 2016 Presidential election and significant concern about communications with Russia by mem...

We’re All Clippers Today

Emma Needham, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

Rivals. That’s the first word that comes to mind when you think about Barnstable and Falmouth; but in the past couple of weeks, that word has morphed into something entirely new -- Friends. By now, you’ve probably heard wh...

Gender Neutral Bathrooms at Sandwich High

Carolyn Nash, Staff Writer

March 1, 2017

Filed under News

Dr. Ellin Booras, principal at our neighbor Sandwich High School, made the decision to incorporate gender-neutral bathrooms into the school after an administrator's training retreat late this summer. The training was conducted by Jason...

Women in the East Speak Up

Hanna Marchesseault, Staff Writer

December 22, 2016

Filed under News

Malala Yousafzai, the Nobel Peace Prize winner and Pakistani activist for female education stated, “When I was born, some of our relatives came to our house and told my mother, ‘Don’t worry, next time you will have a son....

Immigration Update

Sarah Carlon, Staff Writer

December 22, 2016

Filed under News, Uncategorized

From current President Barack Obama pushing for the Supreme Court to review his immigration reform during last few months in office, to President-elect Donald Trump demanding mass deportation of illegal immigrants from America,...

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