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  • Top five Broadway shows to start listening to

    Top five Broadway shows to start listening to

    Areeba Zafar, Staff Writer

    April 18, 2018

    Broadway shows appeal to many different types of people and age groups. Their plots, characters, and settings have become more intricate to fit society today, so here are the top five best broadway shows to listen to. 5. My favorite Broadway show will always be "Hamilton: an American Musical." "Hamilton"...

    HOW LUCKY WE ARE TO BE ALIVE RIGHT NOW: The cast of "Hamilton" perform pep talks before and after the show every day as they prepare for their performance at the Tony Awards.

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  • NBA Rookie of the Year: Simmons vs. Mitchell

    NBA Rookie of the Year: Simmons vs. Mitchell

    Kevin Hoppe, Staff Writer

    April 18, 2018

    Throughout the 2017-18 NBA season, the competition for Rookie of the Year has been a back-and-forth race between Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers and Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz. Considering each rookie’s play during the regular season, along with other factors, the player who is more deserving...

    RIDICULOUS ROOKIE: Ben Simmons (25) of the Philadelphia 76ers drives to the basket and takes a shot over the Washington Wizards on February 25, 2018 in the Capital One Arena. Simmons is one of the leading candidates for Rookie of the Year because of his play making and influence on the offensive and defensive ends of the court.

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  • How this city in Brazil is eradicating mosquito-borne diseases

    How this city in Brazil is eradicating mosquito-borne diseases

    Thiago Andrade, Staff Writer

    April 18, 2018

    Sitting right along the Piracicaba River, the climate of Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil is absolutely perfect for the mosquitoes that transmit diseases like Dengue, Zika, and Yellow Fever. It is also a great test subject for companies like Oxitec to effectively test their experiments to eradicate these...

    MANAGING THE MOSQUITOES: In Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil, Oxitec’s mosquitoes assist in eradicating mosquito-borne illnesses like Dengue, Yellow Fever, and Zika.

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  • Local breakfast places that are worth waking up for

    Local breakfast places that are worth waking up for

    Dani Goldstein, Staff Writer

    April 18, 2018

    Breakfast is often cited as the most important meal of the day, so it might as well be spent at the most tasty restaurants around Monroe Township, New Jersey. Following is a list of five must-visit breakfast places. 5. Food is good, but the right restaurant can make food great. Somewhere to check...

    DIGGING INTO THE CAMPFIRE: Four pancakes stacked with graham cracker dust and a melted cookies and creme Hershey bar in between with toasted marshmallows places on top to make the s'mores pancakes dish. The sweet breakfast from Comfi is filling and loaded with yummy treats.

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  • 5 underrated musicians to follow

    5 underrated musicians to follow

    Lily Grmek, Staff Writer

    April 18, 2018

    There are an overwhelming number of artists and bands in the music industry, but that is not necessarily a bad thing. This leaves room for exploration and discovery in the world of sound. The following artists and bands all currently have less than 100,000 monthly listeners on Spotify, and are gravely...

    AN INCREDIBLE WELCOME BACK: Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds share this amazing shot of leading lady, Arleigh Kincheloe, at the Brighton Music Hall in Boston, Maine during their first performance back. The band took a short break while Kincheloe welcomed her first child to the world.

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MTHS competition cheer takes on Disney
Chat and relax at the chorus’ spring Coffee House

Chat and relax at the chorus’ spring Coffee House

March 23, 2018

The Monroe Township High School Choral Department hosted its spring Coffee House on Thursday, March 15 in the Commons at 6:30 p.m. The audience was treated to several live performances by students along...

Practice makes perfect for MTHS cheer team

Practice makes perfect for MTHS cheer team

March 15, 2018

The Monroe Township High School Varsity Cheer team is preparing for their National Competition in Orlando, Florida on March 24 and 25, 2018. The team’s goal is to take home two titles: Grand Champion...

Girls basketball team’s building season

Girls basketball team’s building season

March 15, 2018

The girls basketball team went 9-16 this season. The team's focus was building a good relationship on the court and developing their skills with the help of senior captains Dyliany DeLeon, Angela Oskierko...

The perfect home away from home
Switzerland: Heaven on Earth

Switzerland: Heaven on Earth

March 26, 2018

Switzerland, a mountainous central European country is home to numerous lakes, villages and the high peaks of the Alps, and is renowned for its natural beauty that awes every...

YAG models the NJ government

YAG models the NJ government

March 26, 2018

Youth and Government (YAG) student participants from around the state will come together from April 21 to April 23, 2018 to collectively model the New Jersey government at...

A job opportunity you probably never heard of

A job opportunity you probably never heard of

February 20, 2018

Barry Carlin is the Director of Event Management for the NBA, a unique job and with only a handful of people with the same job. He has been working for the NBA for 25 years,...

2017 was the safest year in aviation history—what happened?
Fact check: what ‘feminism’ really means

March 26, 2018

Most people have a pretty set image when they think of the word “feminism,” but it turns out that misconceptions about the term are common with both critics and self-proclaimed...

Discrimination in the dress code

March 12, 2018

While dress codes in school are important for keeping the school environment appropriate, they can discriminate against girls instead of fairly enforcing rules meant for both...

Teens feel more pressure than ever before

March 12, 2018

The day-to-day responsibilities teenagers have between their school assignments and after-school activities are overlooked by many. When the pressures of teens are compared...

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