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Homecoming Banner: Should be on More Than Just Football Fields

December 9, 2015

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By Doroty O’ Connor and Namish Siddiqui Art Editor and Features Editor Homecoming is widely anticipated at Neshaminy. It is the first major event of the year, and gathers the entire student body to usher in the new year....

Start Change You Want to See in World: Bring Back Challenge Day

December 9, 2015

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By Dan Cho Copy Editor Isolation and loneliness. This alone can drive the mind of any human being manic. Through these conditions, enabled through their environment, their physical and mental health deteriorates over time...

2015-2016 Playwickian Editors

June 11, 2015

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Editor in Chief Timothy Cho Managing Editors Eishna Ranganathan and Jessica McClelland Business Editor Makenzie Mason News Editors Eishna Ranganathan and Catherine Hilliard News Copy Editors HELP WANTED Op-Ed E...

‘Breaking Bad’ spinoff gives fans new obsession

May 4, 2015

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By Maddy Rodak Staff Writer The season finale of ‘Better Call Saul’ premiered on Monday, Apr. 6 and set the stage for a plethora of possibilities in season two. ‘Better Call Saul’ crushes the very idea of a spin-off....

Softball team poised for play-off run

April 29, 2015

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In 2013, the Neshaminy softball team made it to the state finals, only to lose in a 12-inning nail biter to Canon-MacMillan.  They would have to settle for silver. Two years later, several members of that team are still playing...

PA Human Relations Commission recommends district to change mascot

April 29, 2015

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By Reed Hennessy Editor in Chief Recently the Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission (PHRC) has found probable cause of discriminatory practice by Neshaminy High School in its use of the term “R------”. The PHRC...

Engineering, Environmental science works together, creates bird homes

April 29, 2015

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By Nicholas Hoffman Archivist & Copy Editor Neshaminy’s Manufacturing and Construction students are working at top gear to churn out bird boxes, both for the school and the community. Gary Warlow, teacher of the class,...

Al Durante: Beloved idol receives public recognition, praise, love

April 29, 2015

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By Tim Cho Student Life & Web Editor A living legend, Al Durante walks the halls of Carl Sandburg Middle School and has influenced over three generations of students. Recognized by students and adults as one of the kindest...

One,alongside millions,fights for Ukraine

March 18, 2015

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By Solomiya Syvyk News Editor Rostuslav Volchynskuy, from the town of Zhydachiv in Western Ukraine, was drafted into the military on Oct. 8, 2012 at 18 years old. He began in the V.D.V.; the soldiers specialized in this portion...

Group bands together forming Languid, Pennsylvania

March 17, 2015

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By Monica Dinh Entertainment Editor Somewhere in the deep underground of Philadelphia, local band Languid, Pa. is probably strumming out some delightfully funky tunes. “We definitely feel more at home playing in someone’s...

Seniors commit to colleges

February 13, 2015

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On Feb. 4, a group of seniors who excel at both academics and athletics were recognized my Tom Magdelinskas at a Senior Signing Ceremony, in which the honorees signed a certificate, committng to their university of choice.Throughout...

Bird enthusiast, teacher expresses love for nature

February 11, 2015

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By Nicholas Hoffman Archivist and Copy Editor James Maloney, Neshaminy alumni, birding extraordinaire, and world traveler starts his day as any other AP Environmental Science teacher would, to the soothing ‘tea-kettle...

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