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Love Lines 2014

February 20, 2014

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Atticus, you’re so dreamy. Love, A 9th grade English teacher Andrew Reardon to Amber Prolcop, I love you more than anything. You fill my heart you’re my fairytale, my world. You’re my dream girl, and I love you to death....

MLK Day in Bucks

January 23, 2014

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Shannon Byrne Special Features Editor Martin Luther King Jr. is name known by many. He was a Baptist minister and a prominent figure in the fight for Civil Rights; his efforts were awarded with a Nobel Peace Prize, all the...

Educational Lenape websites

December 20, 2013

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Skippack Historical Society: http://www.skippack.org/lenni_lenape.htm Lenni Lenape Indians of Bucks County: http://www.livingplaces.com/PA/Bucks_County/lenni-lenape-indians-of-bucks-county-pennsylvania.html New Hope PA: http://www.newhopepa.com/delawareriver/lenape2.htm Indian...

Lenape traditions: Then and now

December 20, 2013

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By Colleen Harley Copy Editor The Lenni Lenape tribe has a lot of historical significance in the Neshaminy community, considering that the land that the high school is built on once belonged to the tribe. The Lenape tribe...

Lenape now: How Lenape people keep old traditions alive

December 20, 2013

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By Shealyn Miles Special Features Editor To “walk the red road” is to persist along a path, timeless in nature. Archaic traditions remain spirited in the hands of a people most passionately devoted to a respect for all...

Lenape history in Neshaminy community

December 20, 2013

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By Shannon Byrne Special Features Editor The Neshaminy community has a rich history in Native American Culture. The Lenni Lenape Tribe, also referred to as the Delaware Indians, occupied the land called Lenapehoking. This...

Cyber-bullying: School-yard harassment enters the home

November 19, 2013

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By Shannon Byrne Special Features Editor In today’s world, kids spend most of their day on the internet. With this new frontier, the internet, new areas of bullying have come to light; cyber-bullying to be more specific. Before...

Media decisions affect professional opportunities

November 19, 2013

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By Colleen Harley Copy Editor Nowadays, almost everyone is on social media websites. From elementary school kids to the elderly, they are logging in and posting on websites like Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram....

Are we really connecting? How social media destroys social lives

November 19, 2013

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By Shealyn Miles Special Features Editor The average person has what, 800 friends, Facebook friends that is. This issue with society today is that people tend to focus more on their virtual status rather than their real one....

Self-absorption vs. self-esteem, the battle between vanity and mental health

November 19, 2013

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By Colleen Harlely Copy Editor There are all different kinds of people in this world, each individual person with different personality traits and quirks, as well as a variety of looks. Some people have all the confidence...

Celebrities affected promote self-examination

October 23, 2013

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By Emmaleigh McNally Staff Writer October is breast cancer awareness month. Many people have died from breast cancer, but there are always survivors. Even celebrities like Olivia Newton-John, Giuliana Rancic from E! News,...

Heckman nurse struggles with breast cancer: fun-loving nature prevails

October 23, 2013

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By Shealyn Miles Special Features Editor Oliver Heckman Elementary school’s nurse for twenty years and counting, Jeanne Drake is not only a diligent worker and a strong proponent of community service, but she is also a breast...

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