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Watch What You Say

Dan Banks

February 2, 2012

Did you know that VHS can press charges on you for calling a classmate hot? Under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, sexual harassment in schools is illegal. The Equal Rights Advocates define sexual harassment as...

Don’t Throw Out Your Water If Its Blk

Krystina DeGennaro

January 24, 2012

When you think of water, what do you imagine?  Obviously you think of a clear, tasteless, quenching substance that you drink on a daily basis.  Well, unless you have heard of blk. Water, which is the opposite of clear and is...

New Airplane Safety in Upright and Locked Position

Colleen Carr, Editor

January 10, 2012

While many fear flying, they may not realize that they are more likely to die driving to the airport than flying across the country. Every year there are more than 30,000 car accidents that cause death, while in the past ten...

What Kwanzaa Really Is

Isaac Rubins

January 10, 2012

If you ask anyone what comes to their mind when you say “winter vacation” they will probably answer Christmas. Such a large percentage of the United States celebrates the holiday that it is extremely easy to forget about other...

Call of Duty Goes Guns-A-Blazing

Matthew McManus

December 19, 2011

What if someone challenged you to try to find a way to make a billion dollars in two weeks? Maybe you could write an awesome book, direct one of the greatest movies ever, or invent something revolutionary that changes everyone’s...

The Cold Won’t Give You a Cold

Jordan Bronson

December 16, 2011

While some may say that the cold weather conjures up thoughts of snow days, hot chocolate, and the holiday season, others say that the cold weather brings stress to the cardiovascular system, chest pain, and higher blood pressure....

Money Makes or Breaks Your College Decision

Marley Brocker

December 7, 2011

As seniors at VHS begin applying to college, the typical factors in determining where to apply include your grades, test scores, size, and location, but how many students factor in cost and financial aid into this very important...

Colleges Don’t “Like” Students’ Facebooks

Alison Sprong

December 1, 2011

As high school seniors, you’ve heard it. “You know, colleges look at your Facebook.” The typical student’s response: “No they don’t! That’s illegal!” So what’s the truth? A recent survey conducted by Kaplan...

What Would You Do For a Good Score?

Colleen Carr, Editor

December 1, 2011

Some memorize the dictionary, others hire a tutor, and still more just “wing it.” These are just a few techniques students use to study for the SAT’s. But how far is a student willing to go to get that 2400? Sam Eshaghoff,...

A New Way to Express Yourself

Amelia Weiss

December 1, 2011

Did you ever read a newspaper article or even something for your English class, and have a strong opinion on it that you wanted to share? And did it bother you that only a few people in that class or a few peers would actually...

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