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Talent Show Raises Money for Spotlight Players

Amelia Weiss

February 3, 2012

Fundraisers are vital to any sport or club at Verona High School and the Spotlight Players Association is no different.  On January 7th, the 9th Annual Talent Show was held in the Verona High School Auditorium to support the...

Congress Debates Piracy Bill

Gabrielle Discafani

February 2, 2012

Many students were left speechless and helpless on Wednesday, January 18, 2012 when they discovered that Wikipedia, a trusted and much-depended-on website of many worldwide had ‘blacked out.’ It was temporarily shut down...

“Dress Dreams” Dress Collection

Erin Smythe, Editor

January 31, 2012

In Verona, many girls go to prom, Sweet Sixteens, and other formal events and put their dresses in the back of their closets. They collect dust and they are never worn again. Now, these dresses can be put towards a good cause...

VHS Put Under Skylr’s Trance

Colleen Carr, Editor

January 30, 2012

Skylr the hypnotist will come, once again, to VHS for a show on Tuesday, January 31 in the VHS auditorium. The event is being promoted and planned by DECA members. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. For those who...

No Whoops of Joy for This Cough

Samantha Intili, Editor

January 25, 2012

When you hear the word pertussis, a commercial of a mother holding her coughing baby might come to mind. Whenever that image graces the television screen during a break in a Family Guy or Jersey Shore episode, I am sure the tee...

The Future of North Korea

Matt McManus

January 10, 2012

Now that North Korea’s dictator, Kim Jong Il, is dead, what will happen to this poverty-stricken nation that Pres. Bush once termed part of the world’s “axis of evil”? On December 17, Kim Jong Il passed away. The exact...

Toys Bring Nothing but Smiles

Dayna Della Valle

December 22, 2011

Unfortunately many students at Newark’s Hawkins Street School cannot look forward to Santa coming to their home at Christmas. However, he did come to their school. This year, Santa (actually VHS senior Chris Ohlweiler) brought...

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Isaac Rubins

December 16, 2011

One of the highlights of the holiday season is all of the festive music that constantly plays on the radio. But why listen at home or in your car if you could come and listen to great holiday music played live? The Verona High...

Math Teacher Implements New Grading System

Lauren Smith

December 16, 2011

What if all your homework, quizzes, and tests were only out of 4 points? Well if you’ve had math teacher Bob Cashill, then this has been your reality. For those of you who haven’t, this form of grading is called standard-based...

QR Codes Link Videos to Yearbook

Isaac Rubins

December 7, 2011

When camera phones first hit the shelves in the late 90’s they became an instant hit. The idea of combining a cell phone and a camera seemed almost unreal to so many people. Since then, these compact cameras have become extremely...

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