The Fairviewer


John Motley, Reporter

November 15, 2012

Lance Armstrong was one of the most inspirational athletes in any sport and in any country. He beat cancer and then came back to win seven consecutive Tour de France titles.  He established the Lance Armstrong Foundation, and...

What Happened to the Big Ten’s Glory?

Jonathan Tosh, Reporter

November 14, 2012

For the first time in the history of the USA Today’s Coaches’ Poll,  a reliable National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) football poll, not a single Big Ten (NCAA Division-I Football Conference) team is ranked. The Bi...

Breast Cancer Showcase

Tyler Ballantyne

November 8, 2012

For the fifth consecutive year, the VHS cheerleaders on October 25 hosted a Breast Cancer Showcase at the high school. The cheerleaders invited the Verona Eagles teams, the Farleigh Dickinson University College cheerleaders and the ...

Whatever Happened to Fair Game?

Jackie Noyes

October 25, 2012

Teachers constantly teach us to respect our peers, other teachers, and other students. Parents teach us how to respect our elders. Yet, many of these lessons seem to get lost during high school sports. Sportsmanship is an important...

Real Refs (Thankfully!) Back in Place

Cassidy McKeen, Reporter

October 22, 2012

Millions of Americans sat in front of their TVs late September 24th, 2012 and witnessed what has been called the worst call in the history of the National Football League. After pulling into the lead, the Green Bay Packers had...

Sinking Tradition

Haley Tole

October 22, 2012

Football, marching band performances, the senior class picture, and graduation. What do all of these things have in common? Their location. Unfortunately, breaking many years of tradition, the VHS  upper field, or Thomas J. Sellitto...

Spring Track Continues Its Tradition of Success

Erin Smythe, Editor

June 14, 2012

The 2012 Track and Field teams once again had award-winning seasons. Both the girls team, led by Colleen Carr, Katie Egan, Sam Intili, Kate Percevault, Erin Smythe, Alison Sprong and Heather Sweeney, and the boys team, led by...

Seeing History Happen

Isaac Rubins

June 14, 2012

Last minute plans have a tendency to go wrong in many ways. On the other hand, they sometimes manage to work out just fine. This was the case on Thursday May 31, as my friend and I decided to purchase tickets to see the Mets host...

Lacrosse Program Looks to Go to Infinity and Beyond

Rachel Blinder, Editor

May 30, 2012

“Coach Hill is really Buzz Lightyear in his spare time.  He even said if the team won 13 games this season, he would have dressed up as him,” joked senior co-captain Max Kellun. “Also, Coach Schiavone is a hit man at nig...

Hype on Harper

Amelia Weiss

May 29, 2012

Most 19 year old Americans are struggling through their sophomore year of college, spending what little money they have on alcohol and greasy foods. Not Bryce Harper.  Harper at 19 is playing Major League Baseball for the...

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