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Only two cold cases exist in the town of South Windsor, CT. Both dating back to the late 80s and early 90s.

Cold Cases of South Windsor

Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor May 4, 2023

Cold Case #1 June 10th of 1990, while fishermen were walking down a utility passageway underneath high tension wires off of Pierce Road in South Windsor, they came across a horrifying sight: a dead...

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With the rise of AI, there are concerns about technology ultimately being the ones in control. Pictured- robot created by the South Windsor High School robotics team with its controller.

A Meteoric Rise in Sci-Fi: AI

Anthony Sosa and Aasrith Veerapaneni March 28, 2023

When do the lines of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and reality begin to blur beyond recognition? Or even further, when does AI overtake the very essence of what we consider to be humanity? The future...

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The UConn Huskies and Washingtons Gonzaga faced off for a spot in the Final Four during March Madness.

UConn and Gonzaga Face Off For Final Four

Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor March 25, 2023

On Sunday, March 26th the 4th seed UConn Huskies faced off with the number 3 seed Gonzaga Bulldogs in the widely watched Elite Eight game. The Huskies went into the game 28-8, and the Bulldogs went in...

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South Windsor is a community with many historical sites open to the public.

Historical Sites in South Windsor

Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor March 20, 2023

South Windsor, founded in 1633, and later established as its own town in 1845, may not seem all that historic, but with a closer look, you may stumble upon some of the historic sites that are still standing....

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Brayden Edwards on the pitchers mound for South Windsor Legion.

Featured Athlete: Brayden Edwards

Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor March 18, 2023

With high school baseball starting up, the South Windsor Bobcats have a new stud in town. Freshman Brayden Edwards, who is ranked 13th by PBR New England's top baseball players of the class of 2026, landing...

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South Windsor Police Department where Police Officer Ben Lovett worked.

Drunk Driver Sentenced

Drunk driver responsible for the death of SW police officer court sentencing held.
Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor February 24, 2023

Just 225 days after the tragic death of South Windsor Police Officer Ben Lovett, Spencer Krauss of Ellington was found guilty on charges including second-degree manslaughter, assault with a motor vehicle,...

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One Thing At A Time will be released on March 3rd

Soon to be Released Morgan Wallen Album

Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor February 6, 2023

Country Artist Morgan Wallen has announced he will be releasing his album “One Thing At A Time” on March 3rd. Wallen announced his release of the album January 30th through an instagram post, with...

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Mahomes has put up 24,241 yards, 192 touchdown passes, only 49 interceptions, 66.3% completion percentage, and a quarterback rating of 105.7.

Stay Gold, Ponyboy

Eli Schwartzman, Social Media Manager February 6, 2023

73,426 people rise to their feet at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri. Patrick Mahomes drops back, surveys the field, then steps up in the pocket and takes off towards the right sideline. The...

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Teens all over the country have had their lives cut short.

The Death of Teens: A Teen’s POV

The Lost Lives of CT Teens
Ava Nicole Shasha, Editor February 2, 2023

Jan 6th, 2022, 16 year old Teddy Balkind died in a hockey accident.  March 6th, 2022, 14 year old Jaylene Gonzalez was killed by being hit by a car. May 15th, 2022, 17 year old Jimmy Mcgrath was...

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Picture from 13NEWS

Should homework be given out?

Andrew Kronenwetter, Staff Writer December 8, 2022

Most people know that homework is annoying especially after a long school day. According to a study by Stanford, “students in high-achieving communities who spend too much time on homework experience...

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Gas App

Gas App

Samantha Pagliaruli, Staff Writer December 8, 2022

Everyone “Gassed Up” about a new app? So, you’ve taken a poll before? Of course, you have. You’ve had a crush before? Oh, definitely. What if you were to mix those two together and create an...

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The Avery Street Church, adjacent to Beelzebub road, at dusk.

The Haunting of Beelzebub Road

South Windsor's most chilling street
Ava Nicole Shasha and Andrew Kronenwetter November 3, 2022

Beelzebub, by definition, is 1: the devil, or 2: a fallen angel in Milton's Paradise Lost ranking next to Satan. Beelzebub claims to cause destruction through tyrants, to cause demons to be worshiped among...

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