The Fairviewer

VHS Junior a Budding Musician

Morgan Plessner

March 14, 2013

Not many high school juniors can say that they are recording artists, but Lucas Freschi can.  Lucas has begun recording his own songs and posting it on the music download site “After years of intense practice...

A Different Kind of Camp Story

Catherine Macowski, Reporter

March 14, 2013

“It is the most strenuous, disgusting, and ridiculous job, but I guess there must be something that keeps me going back,” VHS Junior Sam Garrison says with a smile. “My campers mean the world to me. It’s hard to communicate...

A Star of the Show: Alex Karpinski

Ryan McLoughlin, Reporter

March 14, 2013

You may only know him as the voice that advertises the plays at the end of the day during theatre season, but there is much more to the VHS Spotlight Players star, Senior Alex Karpinski. Alex has been in eight shows at VHS...

Student Spotlight: Colleen Farrell

Chloe Strippoli

February 26, 2013

You may know VHS Junior Colleen Farrell as your classmate, your teammate, the boys’ basketball manager, VHS’s record-breaking track star, or just as the girl who knocked down the napkin dispenser during lunch freshman year. What...

It’s All About the Music: Giancarlo Cordasco

Tyler Ballantyne

February 26, 2013

VHS senior Giancarlo Cordasco has revolved his life around music.  Recently his commitment was rewarded when he was chosen for New Jersey’s  Region One Percussion Ensemble. He says “that music has always been a big part...

Painting Her World: Emily Gagliostro

Taylor Lavery

February 26, 2013

“Ever since I was little, art was the thing that stuck,” says VHS junior Emily Gagliostro who claims she has always found her passion in art.  Emily says she can even recall a time when she was a child and would draw in the...

Spotlight on a local actress: Maya Fortgang

Alex Karpinski, Reporter

February 26, 2013

If you were sitting in the Paper Mill Playhouse this past holiday season you would have been witnessing two events: the classic musical “The Sound of Music” and a little girl having the time of her life with a smile on her...

Early Decision—Really Early

Cassidy McKeen, Reporter

February 14, 2013

At this point in the year, most seniors are anxiety-ridden, awaiting those letters back from colleges letting them know where they will, or will not, be spending the next four years of their lives. VHS sophomore Julia Ashley does...

VHS Senior Honored at Seton Hall

February 8, 2013

VHS Senior softball player Brianna DaRin, was among 150 young women honored by the National Association for Girls and Women in Sports at Seton Hall University on Saturday, January 27. The organization and the New Jersey State...

VHS Welcomes New Guidance Counselor

Tyler Ballantyne, Reporter

November 12, 2012

"Students, faculty, and staff have been very welcoming" says Allyson Carvell, who has started her first year at VHS as a guidance counselor. Before Ms. Carvell started at VHS she studied at the University of Delaware, where...

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