• Applying to College

    Applying to College

    Claire Coughlin, Student Life Senior Editior

    February 26, 2017

    Most seniors have by now found a few schools they are interested in and have applied to a few as well. As I begin the last semester of my high school career, and college admission letters come in the mail, I begin to reflect on the journey that has been my quest to find a college that I wi...

  • Can Cuomo’s Plan Reduce Student Debt?

    Can Cuomo’s Plan Reduce Student Debt?

    Hannah Reed, Features Senior Editor

    February 24, 2017

    When looking at colleges, all high-school seniors and their parents have a major question to consider: How are we going to pay for it? Student debt, reaching an unbelievable $1.2 trillion nationwide, is a scary thought for prospective college students. To lessen the cost, students try to obtain merit...

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  • Preparing for the SAT and ACT

    Preparing for the SAT and ACT

    Sarah Jiva, Writer

    February 24, 2017

    Winter is ending, spring is on its way, and that can only mean one thing- it is SAT® and ACT® time for many students. Between these standardized tests, homework, extracurriculars, and other time consuming tasks, it can be very stressful. However, with the right approach and attitude, you can soar your...

  • The Mystery of Multiverses

    The Mystery of Multiverses

    Eliana DeGlopper

    February 24, 2017

    Imagine all of the decisions you will have to make in your life; where will you go to college, what will your job be, who will you marry, etc.? What if all of the decisions you made and events that ever occurred had a different outcome? These different outcomes of the same situation are believed to exist...

  • The Death Penalty Needs to Die Out

    The Death Penalty Needs to Die Out

    Victoria Franz, Writer

    February 13, 2017

    Imagine sitting in a prison counting down every hour, minute, and second to the end of your life--regretting your previous actions, simply wishing to go back in time and do it all over again. Such is the issue of the death penalty, which is a common topic under debate in this day and age. The death pena...

  • SHA Sharks Swimming To Other Seas

    SHA Sharks Swimming To Other Seas

    Julia Bartels, Media Editor

    February 1, 2017

    Congratulations to Kiley Austin, Katy Cooke, Taylor DiMarco, and Alexa Perna! These four SHA Sharks will be continuing their athletic careers in college. Kiley, will be playing soccer at Division II California University of Pennsylvania in California, PA. Kiley Austin transferred to Sacred Heart after...

Travel Ban Causes Airport Protests

Travel Ban Causes Airport Protests

Olivia Zucco, Writer

Recently, protests have erupted all over the country after President Donald Trump issued an executive order banning entry into the United States for people born in seven designated countries: Syria, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Sudan,...

February 27, 2017No Comments

China’s One Child Policy

China’s One Child Policy

Maison Ross, Editor in Chief

In 1979, the Chinese government introduced a one-child policy as a method of controlling an explosive population growth that was wrecking havoc upon the country with famine. The policy specifically mandated that couples from...

January 30, 2017No Comments

Election 2016: Here’s What You Need to Know

Election 2016: Here’s What You Need to Know

Claire Zwack, Senior News Editor

Whether you are of voting age or not, you have no doubt been tracking the events of the 2016 Election, along with millions of other Americans. However, many could use a refresher of how the election process in the United...

October 19, 2016No Comments

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Can Cuomo’s Plan Reduce Student Debt?

Can Cuomo’s Plan Reduce Student Debt?

Hannah Reed, Features Senior Editor

When looking at colleges, all high-school seniors and their parents have a major question to consider: How are we going to pay for it? Student debt, reaching an unbelievable $1.2 trillion nationwide, is a scary thought for...

February 24, 2017No Comments

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Searching for the Cup

Searching for the Cup

Madeline Greene, Sports Writer

The Stanley Cup: the most coveted trophy in the entire National Hockey League. The Buffalo Sabres are one of the few teams that do not have a Stanley Cup win in their history-...

May 8, 2017No Comments

Thirsty? Read On…

Thirsty? Read On…

March 24, 2017

The Buffalo Bandits Lacrosse Team

The Buffalo Bandits Lacrosse Team

March 22, 2017

Watch the Super Bowl Guiltlessly

Watch the Super Bowl Guiltlessly

February 3, 2017

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Rape on College Campus

Fiona Murphy, Torch Writer

According to a recent survey by the American Association of Universities, 23% of women report having experienced sexual assault while in college. Campus sexual assault has been a hot topic in recent ye...

March 4, 2017No Comments

The Death Penalty Needs to Die Out

The Death Penalty Needs to Die Out

February 13, 2017

What’s the Password?

What’s the Password?

October 4, 2016

Modeling: Is It an Admirable Career?

Modeling: Is It an Admirable Career?

May 26, 2016

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