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The Weight of Standardized Tests – by Olivia Fink

It’s that time of year, folks— one of giving, music, good cheer and fun, but also a time of stress, inner turmoil, and tumultuous college applications flying left and right. Seniors across the nation anxiously sit at their computers, advertising themselves to their top colleges through essays, academics, and lists of activities. One significant factor…

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Report on a Mayoral Town Hall Meeting – by Jacob Brahm

Recently there was a mayoral town hall meeting at Hillside Middle School. Both Alderman Joyce Craig and Mayor Ted Gatsas were present. The differences between the candidates were obvious from the start, with Gatsas walking around to the people already seated, talking with them, and introducing himself. On the other hand, Alderman Craig was seated…

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Heroin: Manchester’s Biggest Problem – by Kevin Yeung

Heroin, one of the most deadly and addictive drugs ever, has spread into our community of Manchester. The abuse of heroin has skyrocketed in the recent years and the Manchester community has been suffering from this very addiction. The state of NH is ranked first in drug dependence among 18-25 year olds. With such an…